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Egypt: Reduction of import duty for several products

Measure #10234 | Published 24 Oct 2015 | Inception 29 Jan 2009 ▲

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On 29 January 2009 the Egyptian Government decided to reduce import duty for several products up to 10%. Products that had initially been subject to a duty of 2 % may now be imported duty free.    

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Belarus: Restrictions for certain goods and services to be paid only in national currency

Measure #8356 | Published 19 Oct 2015 | Inception 1 Mar 2015 ▲

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In the period 1 March 2015 – 1 January 2017 in Belarus (according to Decision of the National Bank of Belarus Nr. 47 of 3 February 2015) are to be applied restrictions concerning the use of foreign currency.

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Belarus: Foreigners allowed to refuel on national roads only in exchange of Belarusian Roubles

Measure #8355 | Published 19 Oct 2015 | Inception 27 Feb 2015 ▲

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On 27 February 2015 the  Council of Ministers and the National Bank of Belarus approved Decision №148/8. It introduced the obligation for foreigners to refuel on national roads only in exchange of Belarusian Roubles.

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United States of America/State of South Carolina: Incentives to Volvo

Measure #10214 | Published 19 Oct 2015 | Inception 11 May 2015 ▲

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On May 11, 2015 the South Carolina Department of Commerce announced that Volvo Car Corporation had selected Berkeley County, South Carolina for a $500 million factory investment.

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Japan: JBIC signs two buyer’s credit agreements totalling USD 21.5 million to support Japanese shipbuilding

Measure #10185 | Published 18 Oct 2015 | Inception 21 Nov 2014 ▲

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On 21 November 2014 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) signed two buyer’s credit agreements totalling around USD 21.5 million with German Oldendorff Carriers GmbH & Co. KG.

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Argentina: The establishment of a support fund for small and medium-size grain and oilseed producers

Measure #10184 | Published 18 Oct 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

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On 16 March 2015, the government of Argentina announced the establishment of a new Fund specifically aimed to supporting small and medium-size grain and oilseed producers with an annual production capacity of less than 700 tonnes.

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Japan: JBIC signs a CNY 90 million loan agreement supporting Japanese automotive parts manufacturing in China

Measure #10183 | Published 18 Oct 2015 | Inception 11 Dec 2014 ▲

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On 11 December 2014 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) signed a CNY 90 million (ca. USD 14.19 million) overseas investment loan agreement with Hiruta (Foshan) Automotive Company, Ltd.

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Japan: JBIC signs a USD 175 million loan agreement promoting Japanese shipbuilding

Measure #10179 | Published 18 Oct 2015 | Inception 24 Dec 2014 ▲

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On 24 December 2014 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) signed a USD 175 million overseas investment loan agreement with Chinese Dalian COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. (Dalian COSCO).

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Brazil: BNDES extends and increases Prodesign program with USD 159 million

Measure #10154 | Published 16 Oct 2015 | Inception 30 Jun 2015 ▲

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On 30 June 2015, the Brazilian Development Bank BNDES amended its Prodesign credit line which was launched in 2013 and grants loans to the creative sector (see measure no. 10216 under Related Measures).  

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Pakistan: Duty drawback rates increased for finished leather products

Measure #10153 | Published 16 Oct 2015 | Inception 8 Sep 2015 ▲

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On 8 September 2015, the Federal Board of Revenue of Pakistan through SRO 923(I)/2015 increased the rates of duty drawback on the manufacture and export of the following finished products - 

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