News & events

Past event

CCE-R Christmas Party 2016

  08/12/2016 @ 19:00
  Copper's Pub

Dear Members, We kindly invite you to the Christmas Party 2016 in a joyful atmosphere created by KEO and his band! The party will take place on Dec. 8, 2016, starting at 19:00, in a location yet to be determined. Being a Swiss citizen too, KEO is delighted to be…

View event
News

Swiss-controlled private healthcare operator takes over Romanian clinics

  31/10/2016

Affidea, one of the largest providers of high-performance medical imaging and cancer treatment in Europe, controlled by the Swiss billionaire Ernesto Bertarelli, has taken over the local clinics Hiperdia, reports local Ziarul Financiar. It is the third transaction in Romania in the past year and a half. The value of…

Read more
Past event

Opening of the Swiss shop in Bucharest

  22/09/2016 @ 17:00
  Obor area, 46, Chiristigiilor str., Bucharest

You are kindly invited to take part in the opening of the unique Swiss shop in Bucharest - SWISS CORNER, our new member. They will bring you pieces of Switzerland repeating the success formula they applied in Timisoara.   This will happen on Thursday, Sept. 22nd, 2016, starting 17:00. Location:…

View event
Past event

Rencontres Francophones d'Affaires

  06/06/2016 @ 08:00
  Sibiu, Hotel Ramada

Le Club Francophone d'Affaires de Sibiu organise le 7 et 8 juin prochain, les Rencontres Francophones d'Affaires à l'hôtel Ramada. Details ci-joint.

View event
Past event

Romania - Switzerland Investment Forum

  09/05/2016 @ 08:30
  Hilton Athénée Palace

The Chamber of Commerce Switzerland - Romania together with the Swiss Embassy in Romania kindly invite you to Romania – Switzerland Investment Forum to take place at Hilton Athénée Palace Bucharest, on May 9, 2016, starting at 08:30.

View event
News from members

Biriş Goran Advises Adamamerica on Purchase of Phoenix Tower

  17/03/2016

Biriş Goran is pleased to announce that its client, Adamerica, has successfully closed its acquisition of Phoenix Tower, a 10,000 sqm office tower located on Calea Vitan in Bucharest, Romania.  Biris Goran advised Adamamerica on all aspects of the purchase from the building's majority owner, Commerzbank AG.  The team was spearheaded…

Read more
News

Give us your feedback and win a Caran d'Ache business set

  11/02/2016

2016 has already started with a great 'wind of change' and we are proud that our new website is already live. But this will not be all for this year. Out intention is to improve our services and to offer all our members access to exclusive networking events and first -…

Read more
Past event

Training: Time Management

  03/03/2016 @ 13:30
  Swiss House

We all have 24 hours in a day. How come some people can do more in one day? That is because they are good at time management. Good time management will reduce stress and help you to get more done.

View event
Discover Romania

10 Unique Holidays Destinations in Romania

  02/02/2016

10 Unique Holidays Destinations in Romania.Romania is the country of all possibilities, where old local traditions meet new global trends. Indeed, it is fascinating to observe the mixture between these two opposite trends in the capital city of Bucharest. However, the most amazing and authentic places one can visit in Romania carry the smell of…

Details
News

Swiss group SAG buys majority stake in Romanian automotive distribution group

  16/12/2015

Swiss group SAG buys majority stake in Romanian automotive distribution group.The Swiss Automotive Group (SAG) has bought a majority stake in Romanian Autonet group, an independent automotive spare parts distributor active in Romania and Hungary. The financial terms of the deal haven’t been disclosed. Autonet thus aims to strengthen its leading position in the Romanian market and to continue its…

Read more
News

Bogaru Hammond & Associates becomes Bogaru Braun Noviello & Associates

  08/12/2015

Bogaru Hammond & Associates becomes Bogaru Braun Noviello & Associates.SCA Bogaru Hammond & Associates (HBA) are pleased to announce that it has expanded its activities also on the German market by merging with one of the top German law offices, changing the company's name in SCA Bogaru Braun Noviello & Associates (BBNA) according to the Bucharest Bar Decision no.…

Read more
News

Francezul François Petry părăseşte şefia Holcim România, după ce a fost promovat în Marea Britanie

  12/11/2015

Francezul François Petry părăseşte şefia Holcim România, după ce a fost promovat în Marea Britanie.Francezul François Petry, directorul general al producătorului de materiale de construcţii Holcim România, parte a grupului LafargeHolcim, va părăsi începând cu 1 decembrie compania, urmând să fie promovat în poziţia de CEO al Aggregates Industries, subsidiara LafargeHolcim din Marea Britanie. Petry, 48 de ani, a venit la conducerea Holcim România în februarie…

Read more
Past event

Swiss Networking Event in Timisoara

  24/11/2016 @ 19:00
  Adecco Timisoara

At the initiative of its member Adecco, the Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Romania will organize a Swiss Networking Evening in Timisoara, at Adecco HQ (44-46, Take Ionescu Bd., Timișoara) with Swiss local companies and other collaborators, on next Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at 19:00. Our special guests will be…

View event
Past event

Romania Tourism: Quo vadis?

  10/11/2016 @ 19:00
  Radisson Blu Hotel Bucharest

Romania Tourism: Quo vadis?. Tourism is about generating happiness, positive vibes and valuable experiences. And Romania has them all. However, we cannot help but wondering: Why is Romania losing the momentum in front of nearby countries?! How can Romania’s tourism professionals take their native hospitality to the next level?! Our members: Swiss Education Group, one of the most prestigious hospitality schools in the world, and Radisson Blu Hotel invite you to a talk about tourism and hospitality and a brainstorm about Romania’s touristic future. A networking cocktail will follow when you may meet new companies invited by the organizers. Where? Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest…

View event
Past event

Business Club with Building Control

  23/06/2016 @ 19:00
  JW Marriott Grand Hotel Bucharest

We kindly invite you to the CCE-R Business Club with Building Control to take place at JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel, Galati room, on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016, 19:00 - 21:30.   The topic of the meeting will be the Energy Efficiency in Buildings presented by Mr. Tudor Samoil, CEO…

View event
News

Why invest in Romania? Government launches first website dedicated to foreign investors

  19/05/2016

InvestRomania, Romania’s foreign investment promotion agency, officially launched its website during the Government meeting on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. “InvestRomania is the foreign investor’s problem-solving hub and the website is a tool aimed at answering the first questions regarding topics such as Romania’s macroeconomic outlook, taxes, labor force, Government support…

Read more
Past event

SGS / Quality and sustainability in business

  21/04/2016 @ 19:00
  SGS Automotive Inspection and Logistic Center (nearby Ikea)

We kindly invite you to discuss about QUALITY in business at the event organized together with our member SGS, at their site in Mall Baneasa, on Thursday, April 21st, 2016, starting at 19:00.   To show how quality is the way to success and sustainability, SGS invited along some of…

View event
News

A Swiss at the helm of the two Rezidor hotels in Bucharest

  16/03/2016

Swiss Markus Kraus will be the new General Manager of the Radisson Blu and Park Inn hotels in Bucharest starting April 1, 2016. He will be in charge of one of Bucharest’s biggest hotel compounds, which includes almost 700 rooms and apartments, 8 bars and restaurants, and a conference center.…

Read more
News from members

Cement producer Holcim Romania appoints new CEO

  09/02/2016

Algerian-Canadian Sofiane Benmaghnia, 39, will be the new CEO of cement producer Holcim Romania starting April 1. He will replace Francois Petry, who took over as CEO of Aggregates Industries, the British subsidiary of the newly formed LafargeHolcim group. Sofiane Benmaghnia joined LafargeHolcim in 1999 as a financial analyst. Since…

Read more
Past event

Wine & Dine with the Belgian Business Association

  18/02/2016 @ 19:00
  restaurant Zexe Zahana, Bucharest

CCE-R periodically organizes meetings with other counterpart chambers. The first such a meeting this year will have as guests the members of the Belgian Business Association (BEROBA). The mixer with BEROBA will take place at the restaurant Zexe Zahana (80, Icoanei str., Bucharest), on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016; 19:00. Participation…

View event
News from members

Biriş Goran Assists Vastint Romania in Major Land Acquisition in Bucharest

  25/01/2016

Biriş Goran Assists Vastint Romania in Major Land Acquisition in Bucharest.Biriş Goran is delighted to announce that it assisted its long-standing client, Vastint Romania (member of the Inter IKEA Property Division), in a 48-hectare land acquisition in the Gheorghe Ionescu-Sisesti road area of Sector 1, Bucharest.  Vastint intends to develop the site into a mixed-use development, with a focus on…

Read more
Past event

Training: Unprepared speaking - Sharpening presentation skills

  24/11/2015 @ 00:00
  Bucharest, Swiss House

unprepared speaking

View event
Past event

Wine&Dine

  11/11/2015 @ 19:00
  Restaurant

Wine&Dine.

View event
Past event

Back 2 Business

  09/11/2016 @ 19:00
  Radisson Blu Hotel Bucharest

Back 2 Business

View event
Past event

Business Mixer with the Spanish Chamber

  27/10/2016 @ 19:00
  Hilton Athénée Palace

We are happy to invite you to our exclusive joint event organized together with the Association of Spanish Companies in Romania. The event will take place at Hilton Athénée Palace, Roberto’s on October 27th, starting at 19:00. The highlight of the event is the Reality on the Romanian Human Resources…

View event
Past event

CCE-R Business Trip 2016

  10/06/2016 @ 08:00
  Ploiesti and Cornu - Prahova county

We kindly invite you to the business trip that our Chamber will organize on June 10, 2016 on the following schedule:   08:00 - 09:30 drive to Cornu, Prahova, by bus, offered by the Chamber; meeting point: the Athenaeum parking place 09:30 - 11:30 visit at Swiss Caps (plant of…

View event
News from members

Dana GRUIA DUFAUT, Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honour

  11/04/2016

The French President, François Hollande, signed the decree for the nomination as Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honour of Ms. Dana GRUIA DUFAUT, attorney of law at the Paris Bar and the Bucharest Bar, being in the early ‘90s one of the pioneers in the business…

Read more
Past event

CCE-R General Assembly 2016

  14/04/2016 @ 19:00
  Swiss House (21, Plantelor str., Bucharest)

Dear Members, You are kindly invited to the Annual General Assembly of the Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Romania to take place at the Swiss House (21, Plantelor Str., Bucharest) on Thursday, April 14, 2016, at 19:00. The General Assembly will be followed by a networking cocktail. Enclosed you may…

View event
Past event

Business Club by GRUIA DUFAUT Law Office

  10/03/2016 @ 19:00
  Swiss House, Bucharest

We kindly invite you to join our new Wine&Dine event series, at the Switzerland Chamber of Commerce – Romania (21, Plantelor Street, 2nd Entry (c/o Swiss House) on March 10, 2016, starting from 19:00! Program Briefing on dividends: Legal aspects, by Teodora KOLETSIS, The GRUIA DUFAUT Law Office Q&A session…

View event
News

Romania’s Iasi becomes the new go-to city for IT investors

  09/02/2016

Romania’s Iasi becomes the new go-to city for IT investors

Read more
News from members

Offer from Caran d'Ache

  02/02/2016

With great pleasure we inform you about the opening of Caran d'Ache Boutique & Art Gallery in Baneasa Shopping City. Having an experience of 12 years with writing instruments and accesories, we developed 4 years ago a special service - PR Consultancy. We build dedicated packages taking into consideration all…

Read more
News

Swiss IT service provider to hire 100 IT specialists in Romania

  25/01/2016

Swiss IT service provider to hire 100 IT specialists in Romania.Swiss IT service provider Luxoft will hire 100 IT specialists in Romania for the auto division that currently employs over 450 engineers. The company’s auto division develops solutions for the infotainment systems for new cars. Luxoft entered Romania in 2008 and now has over 1,500 employees in the country, which…

Read more
Past event

CCE-R CHRISTMAS PARTY 2015 (Dec. 09, 2015)

  09/12/2015 @ 00:00
  Bucharest, Mica Elvetie

CCE-R CHRISTMAS PARTY 2015 (Dec. 09, 2015).We kindly invite you to the CCE-R Christmas Party 2015 at Mica Elveție restaurant (60, Franceză str.), on Dec. 09, 2015, starting at 19:00. Our host, chef Jakob Hausmann, will welcome us with a glass of gluehwein. The evening will continue around cheese fondue pots and Christmas presents will come…

View event
News

Swiss fund might take over three logistic properties in Romania

  15/11/2015

Swiss fund might take over three logistic properties in Romania.Partners Group, a Swiss investment fund with EUR 42 billion worth of assets, aims to take control of several industrial properties owned by British group Valad Europe in the region, including Romania. The Swiss investor has already notified Poland’s competition authority of its intention to take over the Central European…

Read more
Press Releases

40 de companii elvețiene și 12 companii românești au participat la Forumul „România este un partener de afaceri atractiv

  25/10/2015

40 de companii elvețiene și 12 companii românești au participat la Forumul „România este un partener de afaceri atractiv” organi.40 de companii elvețiene și 12 companii românești au participat la Forumul „România este un partener de afaceri atractiv” organizat la Zurich

Read more