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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Viet Nam


Germany: State aid for forestry

Measure #6855 | Published 24 Jul 2014 | Inception 8 Mar 2011 ▲

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On 8 March 2011, the European Commission allowed German authorities to grant state aid for forestry measures as part of the Framework of the Common Task "Improvement of Agricultural Structures and Coastal Protection until the end of 2013.

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UK: Tax relief for video games with cultural content

Measure #6854 | Published 24 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 27 March 2014, the European Commission allowed British authorities to introduce a tax relief for certain video games.

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United States of America/State of Minnesota: Buy American law for uniforms and safety equipment

Measure #6851 | Published 24 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

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The Minnesota state legislature enacted a Buy American law in 2009 that concerns the purchase of uniforms and safety equipment. The law is reproduced in full below.

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Canada: AD/CVD investigations of oil country tubular goods from Taiwan, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam

Measure #6836 | Published 23 Jul 2014 ▲

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In response to a complaint filed by Tenaris Canada (Calgary, Alberta) and Evraz North America Inc.

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United States of America: AD/CVD investigation of certain steel nails imported from India, Korea, Malaysia, Oman, Taiwan, Turkey, and Vietnam

Measure #6833 | Published 23 Jul 2014 ▲

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In a petition filed on May 29, 2014, Mid Continent Steel and Wire Inc.

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Poland: Exemption from excise duty for taxable supplies of gas used for heating in agriculture, horticulture and fish farming

Measure #6822 | Published 22 Jul 2014 | Inception 28 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 28 January 2014, the European Commission allowed the Polish authorities to provide an exemption from excise duty for taxable supplies of gas used for heating to companies involved in agriculture, horticulture and fish farming.

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United States of America: Buy-American requirement for flags

Measure #6781 | Published 18 Jul 2014 ▲

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On June 25, 2014 the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs in the U.S. Senate approved the All-American Flag Act (S.1214). The full text of this "Buy American" measure is reproduced below.

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Belgium: State funding to steel group Duferco

Measure #6777 | Published 18 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Sep 2009 ▲

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On 16 October 2013, the European Commission launched an investigation into the funding of the steel group Duferco granted by the Belgian region Walloon. In the past, the steel company has received around EUR 517 million (incl.

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India: Definitive antidumping duty on imports of Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFL) from China and Vietnam and subsequent extension only for imports originating in China

Measure #6761 | Published 2 Jul 2014 | Last Updated 03/01/2014 | Inception 21 Nov 2008 ▲

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On August 30, 2007, the Indian authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of Compact Fluorescent Lamps (with or without ballast/control gear/choke, whether or not assembled, either in CKD or SKD conditions) from China, Sri Lanka

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Russian Federation: Employers that hire labour migrants may be subject to higher taxes

Measure #6755 | Published 1 Jul 2014 ▲

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Rossiyskaya Gazeta, an official newspaper of the Russian Government, Issue 6404 of 17 June 2014, reports that the State Duma, the Lower House of the Russian Parliament, will discuss a draft law proposing employers hiring labour migrants to be subj

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