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Czech Republic: Revised act on investment incentives

Measure #9028 | Published 4 Jun 2015 | Inception 1 May 2015 ▲

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On 1 May 2015, the Czech Republic introduced amendments to its act on investment incentives.

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Switzerland: Amended regulations on short stay permits

Measure #8829 | Published 13 May 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

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On 13 March 2015, Switzerland changed its regulations for short stay permits of EU and EFTA-residents searching for a job in the country.

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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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Russian Federation: Proposed ban on conclusion of state contracts with companies registered in offshore jurisdictions

Measure #8024 | Published 31 Dec 2014 ▲

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With Order № 2783-p of 30 December, 2014 was proposed to be introduced for discussions and voting at the State Duma, the Lower House of the Russian Parliament, a draft bill which proposes the introduction of a ban on awarding state contracts to co

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Germany: Simplified review procedure for foreign investment

Measure #7365 | Published 3 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Sep 2013 ▲

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On 2 August 2013, the German Federal Ministry for Energy and Economic Affairs issued the International Economy Regulation (Außenwirtschaftsverordnung, AWV).

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Russian Federation: Discussed ban on Vnesheconombank dealings with companies registered in tax havens

Measure #7319 | Published 24 Sep 2014 ▲

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Rossiyskaya Gazeta, an official newspaper of the Russian government, Issue 6464 of 26 August 2014, reports that the Ministry of Economic Development has proposed to ban the state-owned Vnesheconombank to enter into transactions with companies, the

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Republic of Korea: Increased foreign ownership limits in the telecom sector

Measure #7192 | Published 7 Sep 2014 | Inception 13 Aug 2013 ▲

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On 13 August 2013, the Telecommunications Business Act was amended. Foreign investors from FTA partners are henceforth allowed to indirectly own up to 100% of Korean facility-based telecommunication business.  

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Switzerland: Additional provisions for foreign service providers

Measure #4437 | Published 1 May 2013 | Inception 15 May 2013 ▲

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On 16 April 2013, the Federal Council introduced additional provisions for cross-border service providers (only for short term services, up to 90 days of work per year).  

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Switzerland: Temporary labor market barriers for citizens of EU17 countries

Measure #4421 | Published 26 Apr 2013 | Inception 1 May 2013 ▲

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On 24 April 2013, the Federal council announced to invoke the safeguard clause “Ventil Klausel” that allows for temporary restrictions on 5-year residence permits for immigrants from the EU17 countries.  

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