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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 71


Land transport services

Switzerland: Devaluation of the Swiss Franc

Measure #3964 | Published 6 Dec 2012 | Inception 6 Sep 2011 ▲

Description

On 6 September 2011, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) announced a lower bound of 1.20 Swiss Franc (CHF) with respect to the Euro (€) and took steps to devalue the Swiss Franc to that level against the Euro.

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Myanmar: Permanent residence system for certain foreigners

Measure #3884 | Published 9 Nov 2012 ▲

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On 31 October 2012, the Vice-President of Myanmar, U Nyan Tun, announced plans to implement a permanent residence system for foreign investors, intellectuals, businessmen, and technicians.

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Myanmar: New foreign investment law

Measure #3883 | Published 9 Nov 2012 | Inception 2 Nov 2012 ▲

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On November 1st, 2012, the Burmese Parliament passed the Foreign Investment Law (Law No 21/2012). One day later, the President of Myanmar, Thein Sein, signed the new law.

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Saudi Arabia: Restrictions on foreign workers in public utilities sector

Measure #3759 | Published 15 Oct 2012 | Inception 7 Oct 2012 ▲

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On October 7th, 2012, the Saudi Shura Council (Consultative Assembly) passed a bill stipulating the "Saudization" of all operation and maintenance works in the public utilities sector.

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Kazakhstan: State aid to innovative industrial activities

Measure #3703 | Published 1 Oct 2012 | Inception 1 Aug 2012 ▲

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On January 9, 2012, the Republic of Kazakhstan issued a law "on state support for innovative industrial activities”.

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Germany: Subsidized loans for SMEs (ERP Unternehmenskapital)

Measure #3618 | Published 6 Sep 2012 | Inception 7 Mar 2012 ▲

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On 11 December 2009, Germany informed the EU Commission about the subsidized loan scheme called "ERP Unternehmenskapital, Kapital für Gründung", that allows for favourable fixed interest rate loans to support the creation of ne

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Sri Lanka: Revision of Time Period Subject to Control of Motor Vehicles Importation

Measure #3491 | Published 1 Jun 2012 | Last Updated 18/04/2012 | Inception 31 Mar 2012 ▲

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Sri Lanka: Time Period of Old (Used) Vehicles Subject to Import Control which was revised on 31 March 2012 was decided to revise again to be effective from 18th April.  

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Greece: Restructuring of the Greek Railway Group – TRAINOSE S.A.

Measure #3370 | Published 23 May 2012 | Inception 9 Feb 2011 ▲

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On 9 February 2011, Greece notified several measures in favour of the Greek Railway company TRAINOSE S.A.  

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Bulgaria: Rescue and restructuring aid for the Bulgarian State Railways EAD (BDZ)

Measure #3344 | Published 22 May 2012 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 17 September 2010, the Bulgarian authorities notified the European Commission their intention to grant rescue aid to the Bulgarian State Railways EAD (BDZ).  

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France : State aid financing the extension of stocking & shipping facilities in the commercial harbour of Le Havre

Measure #3187 | Published 19 Apr 2012 | Inception 31 Aug 2012 ▲

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On 21 July 2011, the French authorities notified the European Commission their intention to grant direct subsidies in favour of the construction of a new marshalling yard in the industrial zone of the harbour of Le Havre in order to facilitate con

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