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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - New Zealand


Australia: Relaxed criteria for overseas workers in case of local labour shortages

Measure #7511 | Published 17 Oct 2014 ▲

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The Australian Government plans to launch a pilot Designated Area Migration Agreements (Dama) Program in Darwin in the Northern Territory.

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Indonesia: Changed import provisions for over 800 products

Measure #7505 | Published 16 Oct 2014 | Inception 8 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 3 July 2014, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued the second amendment 36/M-DAG/PER/7/2014 to the initial regulation 83/M-DAG/PER/12/2012 (cf. Related Measures) regarding ports of entry and mandatory provisions at loading ports.

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Republic of Korea: Revision of taxes on imported energy resources

Measure #7504 | Published 16 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

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Starting from 1 July 2014, an individual consumption tax has been imposed on imported coal used for power generation. Coal used for purposes beside power generation was exempted from this tax.

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China: Regions have to abolish special requirements for electric and hybrid cars

Measure #7497 | Published 15 Oct 2014 | Inception 21 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 21 July 2014, the Chinese State Council issued a Directive which reduces regional protectionism regarding sales of domestically produced electric and hybrid cars.

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Indonesia: Import rules on organic agricultural products

Measure #7483 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 3 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 3 June 2013, the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture legislated regulation 64/Permentan/OT.140/5/2013, which sets requirements for the importation of organic food to Indonesia.

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Indonesia: Required registration for coal exporters

Measure #7480 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 15 July 2014, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade announced new restrictions concerning the export of coal and coal-related products. The regulation 39/M-DAG/PER/7/2014 forces exporters of coal and coal-linked products (i.e.

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India: Provision for research institutions to get duty exemption on scientific and technical instrument imports

Measure #7475 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No.

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India: Exemption from special additional duty on import of certain items

Measure #7473 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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 On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 21/2014-Customs provided exemption from any Special Additional Duty (SAD) on the import of the following items:

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India: Import duty changes as per Finance Bill 2014

Measure #7452 | Published 12 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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  On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance notified changes in customs duty applicable on import of the following products, effective immediately:

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United States of America/State of California: Tax credits approved for aerospace companies

Measure #7448 | Published 10 Oct 2014 | Inception 20 Jul 2014 ▲

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The governor of California signed into law on July 20, 2014 a bill (AB2389) that grants a tax exemption to the Lockheed Martin Corporation.

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