AmChamGR announces Athanasios Kouimtzis as the Agrotechnology Committee new Chair
April 1, 2021

April 1, 2021 Athanasios Kouimtzis, CEO of KOUIMTZIS Group, has been appointed as the new Chair of the Agrotechnology Committee. Short Bio The Group’s drive is innovation engineering and new technologies, and this is currently applied in its four business sectors. Alpha Parts is the manufacturer for agricultural components and systems directed mainly for export.…

AmChamGR and Greek Manpower Employment Organization (OAED) sign a Memorandum of Understanding
February 15, 2021

A memorandum of understanding was signed on Wednesday October 2, 2021, between the Greek Manpower Employment Organization (OAED) and the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce. The two organizations agreed to collaborate by establishing a network of cooperation and by promoting awareness activities. The memorandum sets a broader framework for partnership with the aim of strengthening the…

AmChamGR Quality Internship Guide
February 3, 2021

The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and its Employment Committee proudly announce the launch of the Quality Internship Guide. This Guide showcases the importance of internship role and promotes dialogue among stakeholders, academia and businesses in order to bridge the gap between the educational and business communities. The Quality Internship Guide aims to encourage more companies…

Intellectual Property Rights Committee about the Protocol of Fighting Illicit Trade of Tobacco

  ΙNTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS COMMITTEE We welcome the initiative by the Ministry of Finance to tackle illicit trade and tο ratify the Protocol of fighting illicit trade of tobacco. The Intellectual Property Rights Committee of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce will continue supporting initiatives protecting brands, intellectual property rights and the legitimate companies.

AmChamGR IPR Committee participates in the consultation of the Standing Committee on Production and Trade
July 17, 2020

The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, via the Intellectual Property Rights Committee, participated in the consultation of the Standing Committee on Production and Trade which took place on July 17th, on the draft law of the Ministry of Development and Trade on the “Interdepartmental Market Control Unit, tackling illegal trade, fines for trafficking in counterfeit products…

FDA Launches New Era of Smarter Food Safety Initiative, Releases Blueprint and Pilot Study
'New Era of Smarter Food Safety' plan emphasizes traceability, use of digital tools

July 13,2020 The Food & Drug Administration today unveiled the New Era of Smarter Food Safety, a strategic blueprint to bolster protection of the nation’s food supply that builds on the nearly decade-old Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn said the New Era plan marks a new approach to food safety in terms of…