The landing of the first Moscow- Debrecen flight was followed by a Hungarian-Russian business meeting. From now on, we can fly from Debrecen to Moscow twice a week. The first direct flight of Wizz Air airline landed on December 18, 2017 in Debrecen. During the welcome ceremony at the airport, it was stated that with this new flight the number of destinations available from Debrecen is increased to eight.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County organized a Hungarian- Russian business meeting for the development of economic, business, scientific and touristic relations on 18 December at the Nonprofit Business Support Centre.
On 12 October the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar with five local enterprises participated in the Italian-Hungarian Business Forum in Milan.
Our colleague Simonyi Réka, the Head of Department for International Affairs represented the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County at the Enterprise Europe Network Annual Conference in Tallin.
The corporate identity of an organization should reflect the strategy, the philosophy and the mission to the outside world. The renewal of the corporate identity does not suggest the rejection of the previous values but it should express modernization, adaptation to the expectations of the new age and the changes in communication in order to keep up with the constant changes and new challenges of the world.
From 1 September, Hungary has a new Dutch Ambassador, René van Hell. On 28 September 2017, René van Hell had a meeting at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County with Ferenc Miklóssy, President of the Chamber and Éva Skultéti, the Secretary General of the Chamber.
Debrecen Television made a video recording of the Italian Business Day which was held at The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County. In the video, Dr. Éva Skultéti, Secretary General of the Chamber, Dr.László Papp, Mayor of Debrecen and Massimo Rustico, Italy’s Ambassador to Hungary commented on the international co-operation.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County expressed its appreciation for the outstanding achievements of the finalists of the Excellent Student of the Profession and the National Professional Study Tournament in the framework of an awards ceremony.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County (HBKIK) gave gifts to about 180 disadvantaged children from Hajdú-Bihar County in the spirit of social responsibility. The HBKIK in connection with Children’s Day invited the children to the Vojtina Puppet Theatre to watch Pinocchio.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County (HBKIK) founded the Professional College of Tourism and Catering Industry
On May 16, 2017, the Professional College of Tourism and Catering Industry was formed within the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County. In the opinion of the newly formed College, closer cooperation between the various professional organizations of tourism and hospitality will be needed in the future. Common professional positions should be developed on the current issues connected to tourism and should be disseminated as widely as possible.
Debrecen / Moscow - The Russians also hope that the flight will be successful since they think that there is a great interest in Debrecen.
On 24 October 2017, the Austrian Business Agency, in cooperation with the Austrian Consulate in Nyíregyháza and the Enterprise Europe Network of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County organized a free consultation on the Austrian market for interested companies. At the event, the representatives of the Austrian Business Agency provided firsthand information on the Austrian market.
The leaders of the Australian Greater Blacktown Business Chamber visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar
The President and the Secretary of the Greater Blacktown Business Chamber of Sydney,Australia visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar. After the President and the Secretary General of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar have welcomed the guests, they discussed the possible business and cultural cooperation opportunities between the two cities.
The Enterprise Europe Network office of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County organized again its international business partnering database workshop. The participants could learn about the use of the database which contains business offers from more than 60 countries. With the help of the EEN consultants, the enterprises could make their own profiles, moreover, they could search among the international business offers.
Following the success of previous years, the Hungarian National Trading House in cooperation with the Enterprise Europe Network office of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County organized again the event entitled “Eastern-European market opportunities”. At the event, the Hungarian enterprises were familiarized with the business and investment opportunities of the neighbouring countries and their legal and economic environment.
The Italian Business Day took place in Debrecen on Tuesday. At the event, the Italian Republic's Ambassador to Hungary and László Papp, the Mayor of Debrecen, negotiated about the possible business opportunities for Italian investors in the county seat. Collaboration is mainly possible in the field of economy, culture and education.
Economic relations between Italy and Hungary have been continuously developing in recent years. Further strengthening and improving of these relations, as well as connecting economic operators to the mutual market are the common goal. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County actively participates in the process of this development. As an Italian InfoPont, it provides the most important, up-to-date and useful information in order to help the county enterprises’ entry into the Italian market and the future establishment of Italian businesses in Hungary. The interested companies had the chance to hear more about the opportunities offered by the Italian Business Day which was organized at the Chamber.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County organised discussions with adult training institutions from the county. The purpose of the meeting was to raise awareness to the supported training tender that will appear shortly.
László Parragh, Chairman of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, presented the results of the Modern Businesses Program on 23 May at a press conference in Budapest. Mr. Parragh said the results speak for themselves.
Closer economic co-operation was discussed with members of the delegation from the Brno Regional Chamber of Commerce
The purpose of the delegation from the Brno Regional Chamber of Commerce to Debrecen is to co-operate between the twin cities and the two chambers to develop and stimulate the Hungarian-Czech business, economic, cultural and tourism links. Furthermore, the aim of the visit was to discuss the cooperation opportunities between the Brno Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hajdú-Bihar County (HBKIK).