ABOUT US

The Union for Private Economic Enterprise (UPEE) was founded on December 22nd, 1989, immediately after the changes. The main founders are private companies whose main objective is protection of the interests and promotion of the private business.

 

In 1993, the Union was recognised as Nationally Representative Employers Organisation with Council of Ministers Order and actively participates in the Tripartite Dialogue on all levels – national, local and branch.

 

UPEE defines itself as the Union of the small and medium-sized businesses and crafts. Small and medium-sized enterprises and crafts are over 90% of all enterprises in Bulgaria. They are the backbone of each economy as they are flexible and are an engine for competition and innovation.

WHY TO JOIN THE UNION FOR PRIVATE ECONOMIC ENTERPRISE

WE PROTECT THE INTERESTS OF THE BUSINESS

UPEE legitimately represents and protects the interests of the business before all bodies of tripartite cooperation, state and municipal authorities in Bulgaria.

WE SOLVE OUR MEMBERS’S PROBLEMS

UPEE lobbies with all the legal tools to protect interests of the entrepreneurs and employers and solving their main problems at all levels.

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION

UPEE keeps international contacts with reliable employers’ organizations that support its efforts to change the institutional and regulatory framework for doing business in Bulgaria in accordance with the modern industrial relations.

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