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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 71


Land transport services

United States of America: Rule to facilitate World Cotton futures contracts

Measure #11020 | Published 26 Feb 2016 | Inception 10 Feb 2016 ▲

Description

In response to a request from the U.S. cotton industry and the International Cotton Association (ICA) the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) offers a World Cotton futures contract to better manage price risk in the global cotton market.

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Kazakhstan: State Programme "Productivity 2020"

Measure #11003 | Published 23 Feb 2016 ▲

Description

On 14 March 2011, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan approved the State Programme "Productivity 2020" (Decree No. 254).

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[+ 6 more sectors]

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Indonesia: 2016 revision to the Negative Investment List

Measure #10951 | Published 12 Feb 2016 | Inception 18 May 2016 ▲

Description

On 11 February 2016, the Indonesian government announced a revision of its Negative Investment List as part of its tenth stimulus package - with the first being rolled out in September 2015 (cf. Related Measures).

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Russian Federation: Incentives for Special Investment Contracts in selected industries

Measure #8896 | Published 31 Jan 2016 ▲

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On 16 July 2015, the Government of the Russian Federation approved Decree No. 708 “On special investment contracts for selected industries” under the general provisions of Federal Law No.

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[+ 23 more sectors]

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Kazakhstan: Risk Management System with impact on importers

Measure #10896 | Published 26 Jan 2016 | Inception 16 Mar 2015 ▲

Description

On 25 February 2015 the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan issued Order No. 123 “On Approval of a Risk Management System for Change of VAT and Excise Tax Payment Deadlines on Imported Goods”.

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Kazakhstan: State support for the local processing industry

Measure #10893 | Published 25 Jan 2016 ▲

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On 5 December 2014 the Government of Kazakhstan approved Decree No. 1276.

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[+ 30 more sectors]

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Russian Federation: Law "On Industrial Policy"

Measure #9354 | Published 18 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

On 31 December 2014 the Russian Government approved Federal Law No. 488-FZ ("the law"). It enters into force on 30 June 2015.  

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[+ 24 more sectors]

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Kazakhstan: Joint investment projects of the State Holding "Baiterek" and the Bank of China

Measure #9798 | Published 14 Jan 2016 ▲

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An official press release of the "National Agency for Technological Development" of the Republic of Kazakhstan reports arrangements reached during the state visit of the President Mr Nursultan Nazarbayev to China.

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Eurasian Economic Union: Introduced possibility to temporary withdraw national treatment in public procurement

Measure #10800 | Published 29 Dec 2015 ▲

Description

On 23 November 2015 the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission approved Decision No. 69. It introduces a workflow on how the Eurasian Economic Commission will consider the notifications concerning a new public procurement rule.

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Russian Federation: Decreased quota for foreign workers from visa-requiring countries by almost 25%

Measure #10769 | Published 18 Dec 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

On 12 December 2015 the Russian Government approved Decree No. 1359. It decreased as of 1 January 2016 the quotas issued to foreign workers originating from visa requiring countries by 25 percent compared to those of 2015.

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