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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Romania


Pakistan: Subsidy and credit guarantee facility for rice husking mills in Sindh province

Measure #6305 | Published 24 Apr 2014 | Inception 12 Mar 2013 ▲

Description

On 12 March 2013, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) issued Ciruclar No. 6 (2013) notifying the interest rate subsidy and credit guarantee facility for the modernization of rice husking mills in the province.

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Russian Federation: VAT exemptions for imports of hi-tech equipment

Measure #6283 | Published 21 Apr 2014 | Inception 17 Apr 2013 ▲

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On April 17, 2014, the Government of the Russian Federation approved Resolution No. 350. the resolutions exempts enumerated hi-tech imports from VAT.  The HS codes in question are:

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Indonesia: "Income tax" increase for certain imported goods

Measure #6263 | Published 17 Apr 2014 | Inception 6 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 6 December 2013, Indonesia increased the Income tax (PPh 22) on imported goods from 2.5 per cent to 7.5 per cent.

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Myanmar: National Export Strategy

Measure #6190 | Published 8 Apr 2014 ▲

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In October 2013 Myanmar began a four stage process that will result in the development of a five year National Export Strategy (NES) to boost the country's trade and development.

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Latvia: Interest rate subsidy in the agricultural sector

Measure #6162 | Published 3 Apr 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

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On 18 May 2009, Latvia notified the European Commission about its intention to support agricultural producers through a partial interest rate subsidy scheme.  

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Indonesia: Termination of BITs

Measure #6160 | Published 3 Apr 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2015 ▲

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On 19 March 2014, Indonesia decided to terminate all existing Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs).

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Cyprus: Recapitalisation of Cyprus Popular Bank

Measure #6158 | Published 3 Apr 2014 | Inception 13 Sep 2012 ▲

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On 15 May 2012, Cyprus notified the EC about their intention to recapitalize the Cyprus Popular Bank (CPB). Only days later, Cyprus notified a EUR 1.8 billion recapitalisation for CPB.  

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Egypt: Import ban on motorcycles and three-wheeled transport vehicles

Measure #6154 | Published 31 Mar 2014 | Inception 12 Feb 2014 ▲

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On 12 February 2014, Egypt imposed a temporary import ban on motorbikes and three-wheeled transport vehicles (tuk-tuks). The import ban is scheduled to expire after 12 months. 

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Colombia: Temporary import tax on clothing and shoes

Measure #6118 | Published 21 Mar 2014 | Inception 30 Mar 2014 ▲

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On 28 February 2014, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree no. 456 imposing import duties on clothing and shoes:   Clothing (HS codes 61, 62, 63)

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Colombia: Import tax exemptions on goods for domestic automobile industry

Measure #6116 | Published 21 Mar 2014 | Inception 15 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 17 December 2013, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree no. 2910 allowing import tax exemptions on various goods for Colombia’s automobile industry.

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