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Italy: Facilitating measures for participants to the Milan Universal Exposition 2015

Measure #4141 | Published 14 Feb 2013 | Inception 26 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 14 January 2013, the Italian Senate published law 3/2013, concerning measures aiming at easing the transit and stay of foreign workers participating to the Universal Exposition 2015, taking place in Milan.

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India: Subsidy scheme to facilitate exports

Measure #4126 | Published 3 Feb 2013 | Inception 26 Dec 2012 ▲

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On 26 December 2012, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry introduced the following measures to facilitate exports:

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India: Increased import ad valorem tariff on edible oils

Measure #4124 | Published 2 Feb 2013 | Inception 23 Jan 2013 ▲

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 On 23 January 2013, the Indian Ministry of Finance raised import duties on edible oils (palm oil, soya oil, groundnut oil and the like).

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Brazil: Temporary increase of import tariffs on 100 different items

Measure #4119 | Published 31 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Oct 2012 ▲

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On 1 October 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Chamber (Camex) has issued resolution no. 70/12, in which the import tariffs on a number of products, concerning 100 tariff lines at the 8-digit level, were raised temporarily (up to 25%).

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Malaysia: Reduction in the export tax on crude palm oil

Measure #4117 | Published 29 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 12 October 2012 , the Malaysian government decided to decrease the CPO (crude palm oil) export tax from 23% to 4.5% - 8.5%. This is mainly a reaction to the Indonesian export tax reduction in 2011.

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Nigeria: Fiscal policy measures 2013

Measure #4114 | Published 29 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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United Arab Emirates: Eased requirements for selected foreign investors

Measure #4112 | Published 29 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 26 January 2012, the Department of Economic Development of the UAE has formed a committee to evaluate the possibility of allowing nationals of the Gulf Co-operation Council to set up partnership firms with foreigners in the country, without an

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Indonesia: Initiation of safeguard investigation on imports of sorbitol

Measure #4110 | Published 29 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 19 December 2012, the Indonesian Safeguard Committee (KPPI) initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of D-glusitol (sorbitol). The concerned HS codes are 2905.4400 and 3824.6000

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Canada: Graduation of countries from the General Preferential Tariff program

Measure #4095 | Published 26 Jan 2013 ▲

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The Government of Canada is currently engaged in a comprehensive review of its General Preferential Tariff (GPT) program for imports from developing countries.

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Argentina: Increased import tax and VAT rate for imports

Measure #4074 | Published 16 Jan 2013 | Inception 24 Aug 2012 ▲

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The Argentinean government has increased taxes relating to imports in Resoclución General 3373/2012 (published in the official gazette on August 24, 2012).

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