Social entrepreneruship development workgroup continues developing the concept paper for the sector

The BSO continues organizing and guiding the working group meetings including social enterprises, the Association of Social enterprises in Armenia and other stakeholders proficient in the specifics of the sector. Regular consultations and works aimed at drafting the content of the concept paper representing the vision of the sector in Armenia and the prerequisites of is development- continue. During the forth meeting of the workgroup  the particpants discussed  points to be included in the concept, such as the neccessity of ...

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Regional meetings with businessmen continue: BSO visits Vayq

Meetings with SMEs in regions carried out toghether with the SMEDNC Armenia continue with a purpose to carry out raising awareness on the upcoming reforms, entrance into force of the Tax Code provisions, as well as identifying new problems voiced by the businesses.

This time the consultants visited Vayq city in Vayots Dzor region. The BSO also distributed informative leaflets on the list of reforms carried out in frames on SME Council as the PPD platform, leaflet on Family business regime ...

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Raising awareness meeting with businesses in Vanadzor

The BSO consultant in cooperation with the SME Development National Center of Armenia  in frames of its range of regional meetings with businessmen visited SMEs in Vanadzor. The consultants’ team introduced the latest changes in business-related legislation, amendments to the Tax Code, issues currently under consideration of the SME Development Council.

The businesses of the region were quite active in discussing and revealing new problems related to import and export of products and were also interested in particular provisions of the ...

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Tax regimes for startups and SMEs: BSO seminar in Gyumri

On October 20th the Head of Business Support Office Gevorg Poghosyan presented a seminar in Gyumri Technology Center, entitled Tax regimes for startups and SMEs. Start-up businesses, even active students interested in business establishment got acquainted with the basic steps of business establishment and the prerequisites for its development in Armenia. Gevorg Poghosyan also introduced among the existing possibilities the refprms- tax regimes enacted with the assistance of BSO experts nd their collaboration with the Armenian Government.  There was a disussion ...

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IRCC held its 19th meeting

Chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, the Inspection Reform Coordination Council met  in the Office of Government.

The Council reviewed a package of legislative amendments, supposed to streamline and ensure the normal functioning of the Health Inspection Authority and the Environment and Subsoil Inspectorate. To this end, amendments will be made to relevant laws and government decisions.

Following the debate, Prime Minister Karapetyan instructed the Ministry of Justice to further examine the proposed packages in order to assess the potential risks taking ...

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The Head of BSO speaks on the necessity of developing social enterprises in Armenia

On October 18th Conference on Social And Solidarity Economy and Social Dialogue Promotion, organized by the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia, took place at UN House Armenia, in scope of which the Head of Business Support Office Gevorg Poghosyan was invited to present a speech “On the necessity of developing social enterprises in Armenia”. Gevorg Poghosyan introduced the work carried out by the BSO aimed at uniting social enterprises and the Association of social enterprises of Armenia to elaborate a concept paper on socian entrepreneurship ...

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SMEDC Private Sector members held a workgroup meeting on Tax Code discussion

On October 13 th the BSO organized a workgroup meeting with SMEDevelopment Council  Private Sector representative members. The participants  discussed the latest amendments in the RA Tax Code and their impact on SMEs.

An exchange of opinions on more than 50 Articles took place. The suggestions will later be presented at a high-level PPD platform.

 

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Second workgroup meeting on social entrepreneurship development took place

Hosted by Armenia Tree Project this time, the major programs of which involve tree planting, environmental education & sustainable development initiatives, the working group on social entrepreneurship development gathered to discuss the elaboration of the concept paper on social entrepreneurship develipment in Armenia.

The workgroup members, including different active social enterprises operating in different regions of Armenia, discussed the list of main challenges preliminarily outlined to be included in the concept paper.

The Head of Business Suppot Office Armenia introduced international experience on social ...

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Workgroup meeting with social enterprises took place

Following up its efforts to address the concerns of Social Entrepreneurship sector concerns and sector development perspectives in Armenia, the BSO organized a workgroup meeting with the Armenian Association of Social Enterprises and a number of active social businessmen. The meeting  took place in a social enteprise opened quite recently in Sevan in an art studio “Bohem” and for each following workgroup meetings a different venue of social enterprise will be selected to both have a fuitful discussion on the ...

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BSO initiated a meeting with Social enterprises in Armenia to discuss the perspectives of the sector development

On August 1 a roundtable discussion took place with Armenian Social enterprises and NGOs, the activites of which are aimed at social purpose. The goal of the meeting was to bring together the representatives of the sector , to enable networking and elaborate joint approaches to develop the sector by understanding the rational needs of the latter.

More than 25 organizations joined the initiative and it was decided to later continue the cooperation in a regular workgroup format to understand whether ...

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