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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Azerbaijan


Ukraine: Shortened list of merchandise subject to a licensing regime

Measure #8188 | Published 3 Feb 2015 | Inception 14 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 14 January 2015, the Ukrainian government (according to Decree № 1) issued an amended list of goods whose import and / or export are subject to a licensing regime.

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Kazakhstan: Increase in export duty of crude oil

Measure #8148 | Published 27 Jan 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 30 December 2010, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan increased the export duty on crude oil (codes 2709.00.90.03, 2709.00.90.0 ) from USD 20 to USD 40 per tonne.

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Russian Federation: Temporary introduction of export duties on wheat

Measure #8146 | Published 27 Jan 2015 | Inception 1 Feb 2015 ▲

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For the period between 1 February and 30 June 2015, the government of the Russian Federation introduced export duties on wheat (according to Decree Nr. 1495 of 25 December 2014).

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Vietnam: Further import tariff hike for petroleum products

Measure #8105 | Published 19 Jan 2015 | Inception 7 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 6 January 2015, Vietnam issued Circular No. 03/2015/TT-BTC increasing the import tariff on specified petroleum products under HS 2710. The tariffs had recently been increased in December 2014 as well.  

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Vietnam: Further increase in import tariff of certain petroleum products

Measure #8104 | Published 19 Jan 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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Effective 1 January 2015, Vietnam issued Circular 213/2014/TT-BTC increasing the import tariff on petroleum products under HS 2710.

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Vietnam: Increase in import tariff of certain petroleum products

Measure #8103 | Published 19 Jan 2015 | Inception 6 Dec 2014 ▲

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 On 5 December 2014, Vietnam issued Circular No. 185/2014/TT-BTC increasing the import tariff on certain petroleum products under HS 2710.

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EC: New conditions for the intra-corporate transfer of third-country nationals

Measure #8080 | Published 15 Jan 2015 | Inception 27 May 2014 ▲

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On 15 May 2014, the European Parliament and the European Council issued Directive 2014/66/EC, allowing non-EU nationals to move from a non-EU country to a Member Country in case the relocation is due to a new placement within the same company.

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EC: Introduction of a EU Blue Card system for high-skilled non-EU workers

Measure #8078 | Published 15 Jan 2015 | Last Updated 13/12/2013 | Inception 19 Jun 2009 ▲

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On 25 May 2009, the European Council issued Directive 2009/50/EC, creating a EU Blue Card system, allowing highly skilled non-EU workers to join the European labour market.

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Brazil: Reform of the national Export Financing Programme PROEX

Measure #8073 | Published 12 Jan 2015 | Last Updated 19/05/2014 | Inception 30 Dec 2013 ▲

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On 26 December 2013, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Board (CAMEX) issued Resolution No. 126, replacing Resolution No. 45 of 2009 and reforming the Export Financing Programme (PROEX) for Brazilian companies.

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Russian Federation: Decreased quotas for foreign workers employed in certain sectors

Measure #7991 | Published 24 Dec 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On December 19, 2013, the Russian Government (according to Decree № 1191) approved the permissible share of foreign workers for 2014 in the area of retail trade and sports.

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