Association of Entrepreneurs "Business-Center" Jelah Tešanj

The association was founded on 6th February 2002 at the initiative of 30 entrepreneurs from the area of Tešanj, as a non-profit organization that will inform, support and empower entrepreneurs in small and medium enterprises.

Association should through members’ team work, in cooperation with all government institutions, create a favorable business climate and the environment, to encourages economic operators for new investments, with the aim of creating new jobs and employment of young, highly educated people, in order to prevent their departure to the foreign countries.

The most important Association’s objectives are to realize: that represents and promotes the members before the competent authorities and organizations; to ensure the exchange of information and experiences among members and with experts on the economic fields; to cooperate with the government and other institutions and organizations; to associates with the business and scientific research entities; to initiate and participate in the adoption and modification of the existing normative acts, which are important for the economy, and income; to organize seminars, conferences and instructions, all with the aim of training of members and full time employees of the Association; to organize economic exhibitions and trade fairs, as well as visits to similar national and international events.

As one of the program goals of the Association is the organization of trade exhibitions and fairs, with the aim to present and promote local Tešanj economy. To date, the project has taken on a large scale in the regional character.