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Japan: MXN 243 million loan to support Japanese automobile production in Mexico

Measure #9382 | Published 9 Jul 2015 | Inception 1 Jun 2015 ▲

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On 1 June 2015, the Japan Bank for International Cooperation issued a press release titled "Loan for Automobile Parts Manufacturing and Sales Business of Japanese Company in Mexico" to support the business deployment of Japanese SMEs in

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Georgia: Citizens of EU, NATO, CIS and certain other countries allowed to stay in Georgia without visa up to one year

Measure #9324 | Published 1 Jul 2015 | Inception 1 May 2015 ▲

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On 1 May 2015 the Parliament of the Democratic Republic of Georgia passed migration law amendments. The new migration rule extends the visa-free stay from 90 days to one year for the citizens of enumerated countries.  

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Mexico: Renewal of program for certain vehicles

Measure #9308 | Published 30 Jun 2015 | Inception 27 Mar 2015 ▲

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On 26 March 2015, the government reintroduced a program which allows transport vehicles that are older than 10 years to be exchanged for newer ones.

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Ecuador: Increased import tariff rates on several hundred products

Measure #9304 | Published 30 Jun 2015 | Inception 11 Mar 2015 ▲

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The Ecuadorian Committee of Foreign Trade (Comex), on 11 March 2015, decided to apply an additional tariff surcharge on a wide range of products. The surcharge varies between 5% and 45% depending on the type of product. 

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Turkey: Loan to Syrian Arab Republic to finance Turkish exports

Measure #9295 | Published 28 Jun 2015 | Inception 22 Apr 2011 ▲

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On 22 April 2011, the Turkish government enforced an export credit agreement signed with the government of Syria in 2010.

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China: VAT exemption on local produced HIV/AIDS medicine

Measure #9289 | Published 26 Jun 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 14 December 2011, the Ministry of Finance annouced Notice No. 128 of 2011, canceling local VAT on 9 HIV/AIDS medicines, produced by 5 Chinese pharmaceutical in China. This policy is effective between 1 January 2011 and 31 December 2015.

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EC: Latest update of list of autonomous Common Customs tariffs

Measure #9288 | Published 26 Jun 2015 | Inception 25 Jun 2015 ▲

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On 25 June 2015, the European Union announced Council regulation 2015/982 updating its list of autonomous Common Customs tariffs.

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India: Trade and investment implications of the 2015-16 budget

Measure #9285 | Published 25 Jun 2015 | Inception 1 Mar 2015 ▲

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  On 28 February 2015, the Indian Finance Minister presented the Budget for year 2015-16. The trade and investment implications of the budget are listed below.

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India: Effective additional duty rate on machinery, equipment, etc. in energy sector

Measure #9261 | Published 21 Jun 2015 | Inception 24 Feb 2009 ▲

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 On 24 February 2009, vide Notification No. 20/2009 - Customs, the Government of India set the effective additional duty rate on various products at 8%, as opposed to the earlier 14%.

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Turkey: Import duty surcharge on different kinds of bags

Measure #9253 | Published 20 Jun 2015 | Inception 20 Jun 2015 ▲

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On 25 May 2015 the Turkish government decided to impose an import duty surcharge of 30% for suitcases, coffers, briefcases, schoolbags, wallets and similiar cases.

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