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18.8.2011 - Activities of Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje
Children at the ZOO
Today, Suto Orizari Day Care Centre for Children on the Streets, having 80 dependents, in cooperation with the Social Responsibility Coordinative Body of Komercijalna Banka and “Berovo Trans” DOO Berovo, which provided the transportation for the children, and supported by a group of volunteers from the Bank and their children, have organized and realized a visit to the ZOO in Skopje. They were met and welcomed by Aleksandar and his senior colleagues – volunteers at the ZOO who are explaining the visitors the characteristics of the powerful and beautiful animals and how they take care for the order in the ZOO and the animals’ needs.
The children from the streets had, for the first time, participated in an organized visit to the ZOO, and the children of the Bank’s volunteers had, for the first time too, met and accompanied their fellows from the Centre. While having the sightseeing in a joyful and relaxed atmosphere, they were answering Aleksandar’s questions: What do monkeys eat? How does a crocodile give birth? Some of the children were responding with uncertainty, and those who were certain in their answers spoke them loud. They paid great attention to the explanations from their guide. Latter on, they had snack together, got presents from the Bank’s volunteers, took pictures and said goodbye. To the next event.
This was second event organized by the employees of Komercijalna Banka and the Day Care Centre for Children on the Streets. The problems the Centre is faced with from the educational and financial aspects shall be lessened if sharing the care and good thought.
25.2.2015 – KBC Bank Belgium awarded Komercijalna Banka
KBC Bank Belgium awarded Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje for excellence in performing international payment for 2014 – Euro STP Excellence Award.
Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje managed to achieve 99.05% processing of payment orders without manual intervention, which is extremely high success.
This is one more confirmation that the efforts made by the Bank in the sphere of international payments for its clients allow achievement of extremely high standards in the operative processes.
In the course of 2014, Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje executed 70988 payments through the international payment system.
24.02.2015 – First place for Komercijalna Banka in the category of veterans on the humanitarian giant slalom
From 20 to 22 February this year in Mavrovo for the 13th time the Ski Center “Zare Lazarevski” has organized the humanitarian giant slalom with the motto “Humanitarian support of amateurs to the professionals”. Financial assets collected from the paid participation fees for the event were intended for support to 26 athletes from the Special Olympics of Macedonia for qualitative preparations and participation in the special Summer Olympics that are going to be held this summer in Los Angeles, USA. These Olympic Games are expected to be the biggest humanitarian event ever held. More than 7000 contestants from 177 countries are going to take part in it.
58 teams of many companies from the Republic of Macedonia took part in the Humanitarian Amateur Giant Slalom with over 170 contestants (direct participants). Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje was represented by 3 teams and 9 amateurs. This year, our employee Kire Soleski has won the first place in the category of veterans, while our team of veterans was ranked among the three best ranked teams.
By their participation in the humanitarian event in Mavrovo, the Bank’s employees once again expressed their strong determination to give the needed support to certain organizations and individuals.
16.02.2015 - Continued cooperation with the Red Cross of the Republic of Macedonia
Social responsibility has been an integral part of the business policy of Komercijalna Banka for several years now.
For the fifth year in a row, in cooperation with the Red Cross of the Republic of Macedonia, Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje signed an agreement for realization of the Project “Podobra socijalizacija na decata i mladite so posebni potrebi” (Better socialization of children and juveniles with special needs).
Continuation of cooperation with the Red Cross and support to this project confirm our efforts for a long-term and systematic approach to improving the condition of vulnerable categories in the community, which is in accordance with the strategic efforts of the Bank in the field of social responsibility.
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