The American Chamber of Commerce recently visited its long time Corporate Member Automotive Management Services (AMS). David Schuin, Vice President for Afghanistan and Priya Anand, Director of Communications, gave the Chamber a tour of the main facility where AMS provides maintenance for ANP vehicles and Component overhaul for the ANA under the Afghanistan Technical Equipment
In December of 2015, working with the Afghan-American Chamber of Commerce the American Chamber of Commerce helped to promote and was invited to speak at the 11th Annual Business Matchmaking Conference in Washington D.C. The conference was well attended and many Afghan businessmen had the opportunity to meet with American and Afghan American businesses.
The American Chamber was invited to speak at the International Stability Operations Association 10th Annual Conference. Thomas Muenzberg discussed opportunities for business in Afghanistan and the current state of the economy as well as the evolving political situation.
On October 26, 2015, in Washington D.C., the American Chamber of Commerce Afghanistan (AmCham/Af) and the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP), with sponsorship by Aegis Defense Services and GardaWorld, hosted an event that highlighted US coalition base conversion and the possible investment opportunities as a result of this initiative.
On September 30th 2015 more than 100 businesses and 170 participants converged in Dubai to explore investment opportunities at coalition airbases in Afghanistan. The government of Afghanistan, in partnership with the American Chamber of Commerce in Afghanistan, the U.S. Department of Commerce and Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan, hosted the conference