Syrian refugees are flocking to European countries and Germany is seeing particularly high numbers of new arrivals. Some economists believe the migrant influx can provide new growth momentum to the affected European countries; Europe, however, was hit by a series of terrorist attacks earlier and conflicts between refugees and their host countries are surfacing. While these migrants may contribute to economic development, is it too high a price to pay?
The term of office of the Chamber’s 49th Committee Members expired at the end of October. In the general meeting held earlier, 21 members were elected to serve on the Election Committee tasked with the election for the 50th term Committee Members.