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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 71


Land transport services

Vietnam: Logistics sector opened to foreign investors

Measure #6291 | Published 22 Apr 2014 | Inception 11 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 11 January 2014, Vietnam opened certain types of logistic services to foreign investors, albeit in some cases with restrictions. Such market access is required under Vietnam's service sector commitments to the WTO.  

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Russian Federation: Measures to stimulate the acquisition of high-tech cargo wagons with greater axle load capacity

Measure #5875 | Published 27 Jan 2014 | Inception 22 Jan 2014 ▲

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On January 20, 2014, the Government of the Russian Federation approved Resolution No. 41 introducing rules for the allocation of federal budget subsidies to Russian leasing companies.  

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Russian Federation: Imposed temporary ban by the state monopoly JSC RZD on loading of wagons from CIS and Baltic countries

Measure #5790 | Published 15 Jan 2014 | Inception 25 Dec 2013 ▲

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As of 25 December 2013, the Russian state monopoly company JSC Russian Railways (JSC RZD) imposed a temporary ban on the loading of wagons whose owners reside in CIS and Baltic countries. In a telegram of 24 December 2013, JSC RZD informed it

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Indonesia: Revision of Negative Investment List

Measure #5769 | Published 10 Jan 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On December 24, 2013, the Indonesian Government announced that its triennial revision of the so-called “Negative Investment List”(Daftar Negatif Investasi, DNI), which limits foreign ownership in certain sectors, was completed

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India: Scheme for support of industrial infrastracture upgrading extended

Measure #5703 | Published 12 Dec 2013 | Inception 23 Feb 2009 ▲

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On 23 February 2009, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs India approved the Industrial Infrastructure Upgradation Scheme (IIUS) with a total budget allocation of INR 1050 crores (USD 170.15 million).   

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Germany: Possible discrimination against foreign car owners

Measure #5657 | Published 5 Dec 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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On 27 November 2013, the political parties CDU, CSU and SPD signed a coalition agreement for the next 4-years term.

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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: Approved plan and main focus areas of federal property privatisation in 2014-2016

Measure #5016 | Published 12 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jul 2013 ▲

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On 1 July 2013 the Russian Government approved Resolution №1111-р, which contains the forecasting plan and main focus areas of federal property privatisation in 2014-2016.

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Australia: Export support for railway services provider

Measure #4923 | Published 3 Jul 2013 | Inception 13 Oct 2011 ▲

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On October 13, 2011, Australia’s Export Finance and Insurance Corporation (EFIC) provided a USD 582,000 export working capital guarantee to TTG Transportation Technology Pty Ltd, specialising in the provision of train management software, fo

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Argentina: Cancellation of railways operating concession and nationalisation of the operator

Measure #4860 | Published 23 Jun 2013 | Inception 4 Feb 2013 ▲

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On February 4, 2013, the Argentinian Minister of the Interior and Transports issued a resolution (Resolution 28/2013) revoking the contract held by Belgrano Cargas Sociedad Anónima (BCSA) for the operation of freight services on the Belgran

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