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EC: Suspension of import tariffs on a wide range of goods

Measure #7146 | Published 29 Aug 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 17 December 2013, the EC suspended the autonomous common customs tariff duties on certain agricultural and industrial products. The list includes more than 250 product lines. (4-digit HS codes).  

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Belarus: State support for the export-orientated JSC "Rechitsadrev"

Measure #6198 | Published 10 Apr 2014 | Inception 7 Apr 2014 ▲

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With Decree № 321 of 7 April 2014, the Council of Ministers of Belarus agreed to issue a letter of guarantee to Belarusbank in order to secure a credit line at the amount of EUR 15.8 million it had granted to JSC "Rechitsadrev".

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Russian Federation: Approved programme for the development of the bakery industry in 2014-2016

Measure #6169 | Published 3 Apr 2014 | Inception 19 Mar 2014 ▲

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On March 19, 2014 the Russian Minister of Agriculture, Mr Nikolay Fyodorov, signed Order 83. It approves the industrial programme "Development of the bakery industry in the Russian Federation in 2014-2016”.

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Belarus: State-backed loans for selected pharmaceutical companies

Measure #6165 | Published 3 Apr 2014 | Inception 28 Mar 2014 ▲

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With Decree № 285 of March 28, 2014, the Council of Ministers of Belarus authorised the issuance of state guarantees to Belarusian pharmaceutical companies in 2014 and 2015.

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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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Kazakhstan: Extended quota for foreign workers employed in priority projects

Measure #6081 | Published 10 Mar 2014 | Inception 24 Feb 2014 ▲

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On 24 February 2014, the government of Kazakhstan has issued Decree Nr. 143 with which it sets the quotas for the employment of foreign workers in priority construction projects during 2014.

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The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Decreased import tariff on certain motor vehicles

Measure #6041 | Published 24 Feb 2014 | Inception 23 Dec 2013 ▲

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On 13 December 2013, the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision № 92) decreased the import duty on a range of motor vehicles (see source). The measure entered

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India: Exemption from excise duty for exporters under Focus Market Scheme

Measure #5971 | Published 11 Feb 2014 | Inception 9 Jul 2012 ▲

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On 9 July 2012, the Indian Ministry of Finance allowed exemptions to exporters under the Focus Market Scheme from payments of local excise duties (taxes on domestic production).  

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EC: Import duty on jet fuel suspended

Measure #5705 | Published 13 Dec 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On December 9, 2013, the Council of the European Union adopted Regulation no. 16241/13, suspending duties on jet fuel imports (HS Code 2710.19.21) for at least five years as from January 1, 2014.  

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India: State assistance for sugar mills

Measure #5675 | Published 8 Dec 2013 | Inception 26 Dec 2013 ▲

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On 26 December 2013, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs of India approved an interest free loan of INR 6,600 crore (USD 1.07 billion) for the sugar industry to pay off debt to sugarcane farmers.

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