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The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) speaks for American companies committed to and invested in Europe. AmCham EU brings together the expertise of 150+ member companies and follows 80+ policy issues at any point in time.

We strive to create a better understanding of EU and US positions on business matters and stand ready to provide the views of American business in Europe.

For any media enquiries, please contact Thibaut L’Ortye, Senior Content Adviser (TLO@amchameu.eu; +32 2 289 10 39).

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  • Data Economy initiatives: A missed opportunity to foster the data-driven economy

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017
    Digital Economy
    The data-driven economy brings tremendous benefits to our societies and is critical to every sector of the industry. With data, a farmer can grow crops more sustainably; a hospital can deliver improved care for patients; and businesses can continuously improve their products to the benefit of consumers. Public policy needs to promote investment and innovation in these new services.
  • MeetingPackage.com wins AmCham EU Youth Entrepreneurship Award

    Tuesday, November 8, 2016
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) and Junior Achievement Europe (JA Europe) are pleased to announce that MeetingPackage.com, a Finnish start-up, is the winner of the 2016 AmCham EU Youth Entrepreneurship Award. MeetingPackage.com is an online platform dedicated to the booking of meeting rooms. It allows users to compare various meeting venues and prices at a glance.
  • Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB) proposal - AmCham EU raises concerns about two-stage approach

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Tax
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) welcomes several elements of the European Commission’s Corporate Tax Reform Package. AmCham EU has consistently supported measures to strengthen the Single Market, including administrative simplification, greater incentives for innovative activity, and better dispute resolution, in conjunction with the elimination of opportunities for aggressive tax planning. However, the proposed two-stage CCCTB gives rise to serious concerns, and may turn out to be a serious negative for investment into Europe.
  • AmCham EU calls on Brexit negotiators to safeguard the benefits of the Single Market

    Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    Policy Group
    All Committees
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) is deeply concerned by the wave of disruption and uncertainty that the UK referendum result has sparked across Europe. Investment in the EU by US companies totalled €2 trillion in 2015, with the UK constituting a quarter of this investment.
  • Green solutions drive the economy but more can be done

    Thursday, September 29, 2016
    Environment
    All Committees
    AmCham EU supports businesses adopting higher resource efficiency measures in response to the rapid economic and demographic growth which has strained the world’s limited resources. These green solutions drive the economy and maximise the use and value of raw materials, the actual products and associated waste.

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