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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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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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India: Extension of state aid to Hindustan Organic Chemicals Limited

Measure #5646 | Published 4 Dec 2013 | Inception 2 Aug 2013 ▲

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On 2 August 2013, the Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs extended the rehabilitation package for Hindustan Organic Chemicals Limited (HOCL). The company has received state aid packages since 2006.

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Indonesia: Easing of restrictions on imports of animal-based products

Measure #5621 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 28 May 2013 ▲

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On 28 May 2013, the Ministry of Trade (according to Regulation 22/2013) eased restrictions on imports of live animals, meat and other animal-based products.   The regulation eliminates:

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Belarus: State support for JSC “Sukno”

Measure #5591 | Published 27 Nov 2013 | Inception 14 Nov 2013 ▲

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With Decree № 511 of 14 November 2013, the President of Belarus approved the provision of  an investment loan (EUR 8,53 million) in 2014-2016 from the state budgetary fund for national development to the export-oriented state-owned textile en

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Azerbaijan: Tightened control on expatriates’ short-term visits

Measure #5575 | Published 19 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Apr 2013 ▲

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Effective 1 April 2013, an expatriate who enters into Azerbaijan for more than three days must be registered with the State Migration Service (SMS) by his/her landlord/landlady.

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Russian Federation, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Additional requirements for goods transport into Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan

Measure #5554 | Published 9 Nov 2013 | Inception 14 Sep 2013 ▲

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As of September 14, 2013, the international road transport operators are requested to present  additional guarantees for the transportation of goods into Russia.

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Russian Federation: Increased educational quota as a part of the federal budget

Measure #5424 | Published 10 Oct 2013 | Inception 8 Oct 2013 ▲

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With Resolution Nr.

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Kazakhstan: Discriminatory elements introduced into visa issuance, prolongation or reduction

Measure #5355 | Published 17 Sep 2013 | Inception 29 May 2013 ▲

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Effective 29 May 2013, new rules (see source) apply for the issuance of visas, as well as for the prolongation or reduction of their validity. For the first time, the rules introduce immigration and non-immigration categories into the vi

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Kazakhstan: Representative offices of foreign companies exempted from foreign worker ratio requirements

Measure #5128 | Published 24 Jul 2013 | Inception 29 Jun 2013 ▲

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Effective 29 June 2013, the representative offices of foreign companies will be exempted from Kazakhstan’s foreign worker ratio requirement (see related GTA measure Nr 4099 below for more details).

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