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Indonesia: Safeguard duties on imports of casing and tubing products

Measure #5610 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 6 Aug 2013 ▲

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On 20 January 2012, Indonesia initiated a safeguard investigation on articles of finished casing and tubing with yield strength of over 75,000 psi (HS Code 7304.2900).  

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Ghana: Import restrictions on rice

Measure #5608 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Nov 2013 ▲

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On 1 November 2013, Ghana introduced a ban on rice imports by land. Rice imports are now only allowed through the Kotoka International Airport and the ports of Tema and Takoradi.

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Sri Lanka: Across-the-board tariff increases in budget for 2014

Measure #5606 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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Sri Lanka’s budget proposal for 2014 raises tariffs across the board in a bid to reduce the country’s budget deficit. A total of 394 tariff lines are affected.

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Ghana: Local content requirements in petroleum industry

Measure #5605 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 20 Nov 2013 ▲

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On November 20, 2013, the Parliament of Ghana adopted Legislative Instrument L.I. 2204 entitled “Petroleum (Local Content and Local Participation in Petroleum Activities) Regulations, 2013”.

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Bangladesh: Import duty on newsprint reduced

Measure #5604 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 25 Nov 2013 ▲

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Effective as of November 25, 2013, Bangladesh’s National Board of Revenue (NBR) halved the import duty on newsprint from 10% to 5% in order to provide relief to the print media.

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Viet Nam: Employers of foreign workers to submit annual reports; technicians allowed work permits

Measure #5603 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Nov 2013 ▲

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On September 5, 2013, the Government of Viet Nam has promulgated decree No. 102/2013/NĐ-CP, stipulating new rules on foreign nationals working in the country.

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Nigeria: Import tariffs on vehicles and tyres increased

Measure #5602 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On November 25, 2013, the website Nigeria Trade Hub, which was initiated and developed by the Nigerian customs authority, posted

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Pakistan: Ban on livestock exports

Measure #5601 | Published 28 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Oct 2013 ▲

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On 30 July 2013, the Economic Coordination Committee of Pakistan decided to ban exports of livestock from 1 October 2013.  

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Pakistan: Temporary ban on duty free import of gold

Measure #5600 | Published 28 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Aug 2013 ▲

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On 30 July 2013, the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) in Pakistan, decided to impose a short term (1 month) ban on duty free import of gold.  

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Sri Lanka: Bailout of national airline

Measure #5599 | Published 28 Nov 2013 | Inception 30 Sep 2012 ▲

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On 21 November 2013, Sri Lanka has bailed out the state-run airline with USD 150 million.

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