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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Qatar


Pakistan: State support to airlines and brass mills and import duty reduction on motorcycle kits

Measure #5571 | Published 17 Nov 2013 | Inception 23 Oct 2012 ▲

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On 23 October 2012, the Economic Co-ordination Committee of Pakistan met and took the following decisions:

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Canada: Removal of 72 countries and territories from the General Preferential Tariff program

Measure #5557 | Published 14 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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Effective 1 January  2015, Canada will remove 72 countries and territories from beneficiary status under the General Preferential Tariff (GPT) program. The declared purpose of the change is to concentrate the remaining preferences on the

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EU: Export Subsidy for poultry terminated

Measure #5525 | Published 31 Oct 2013 | Inception 19 Jul 2013 ▲

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On July 18, 2013, the European Commission issued Implementing Regulation No. 689/2013, ending its last export subsidy, that for exports of poultry.

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Iran: Elimination of export duty on saffron

Measure #5516 | Published 29 Oct 2013 | Inception 28 Oct 2013 ▲

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On 28 October 2013, Iran eliminated the export duty on saffron. Previously, an export duty of 5% was in place for exports of more than 30 grams. 

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India: Export incentives for cotton, yarn, onions, iron ore withdrawn

Measure #5495 | Published 24 Oct 2013 | Inception 25 Sep 2013 ▲

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On September 25, 2013, India’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) issued Notification 43 (RE-2013), rendering exports of cotton and cotton yarn as well as exports subjects to a minimum export price or export duty (i.e., onions and i

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India: State-financed bailout of Air India

Measure #5485 | Published 19 Oct 2013 | Inception 12 Apr 2012 ▲

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On 12 April 2012, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs of the Government of India approved the Turn Around Plan and the Financial Restructuring Plan for the national carrier, Air India. The plans help Air India in getting:

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India: Reduced export duties on Basmati rice

Measure #5453 | Published 12 Oct 2013 | Inception 2 Feb 2009 ▲

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On 2 February 2009, the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India (according to Notification 10/2009-Customs) decreased the export duty on Basmati rice from INR 8000 per tonne to nil.

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India: Loan to Ghana to finance infrastructure projects with the condition to source inputs from India

Measure #5444 | Published 10 Oct 2013 | Inception 3 Sep 2010 ▲

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On 6 May 2010, the Government of India agreed to provide a loan of USD 21.72 million to the Government of Ghana for financing  goods and services including consultancy services to finance:

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Pakistan: Multiple bailouts for Pakistan Steel Mills

Measure #5404 | Published 27 Sep 2013 | Inception 7 Sep 2013 ▲

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On 7 September 2013, the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of Pakistan approved a Rs. 2.9 billion bailout for the Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM).  

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Uruguay: Temporary tax refund on exports of meat

Measure #5227 | Published 9 Aug 2013 | Inception 1 Jul 2010 ▲

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On 14 September 2010, Uruguay’s Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 280/010 introducing a 4 per cent tax refund on the export of meat corresponding to tariff line 0207.  

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