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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 71


Land transport services

Singapore: Internationalisation Finance Scheme extended to financing of M&A activities

Measure #9668 | Published 21 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

On 1 April 2015, Singapore extended its Internationalisation Finance Scheme to finance also mergers and acquisitions transactions aimed at the overseas expansion of Singaporean businesses.

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Russian Federation: Federal targeted programme for socio-economic development of the Kurile Islands (Sakhalin Region) in the period 2016-2025

Measure #9583 | Published 11 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

On 4 August 2015 the Russian Government approved Decree No. 793. It introduced the federal target program "Socio-economic development of the Kuril Islands (Sakhalin region) for the period 2016-2025".

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UK: Introduction of numerous trade finance schemes

Measure #9546 | Published 3 Aug 2015 | Inception 31 Mar 2011 ▲

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On 9 February 2011, the UK Export Finance authority announced it would introduce new export support measures. These included:   Introduction of the Bond Support Scheme

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Kazakhstan: 228 million USD in state guarantees for SMEs in 2015

Measure #9449 | Published 21 Jul 2015 ▲

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On 17 July 2015 the Government of Kazakhstan approved Decree Nr. 439. It allocates the equivalent of 228 million USD in state guarantees as a part of a financing scheme of investment projects of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in 2015.

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Chile: The Early Stage Technology Fund

Measure #9409 | Published 13 Jul 2015 | Inception 7 Jul 2015 ▲

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On 7 July 2015, the government of Chile announced the launch of the program Fondos de Etapas Tempranas Tecnológicas ("Early Stage Technology Fund", FET).

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Australia: New $ 100 million Northern Australia Beef Roads Fund to make targeted updates for transport of beef cattle

Measure #9371 | Published 7 Jul 2015 | Inception 8 May 2015 ▲

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A press release of the Office of the Prime Minster of Australia of 8 May 2015 reports that the Government will invest $100 million in a new Northern Australia Beef Roads Fund  with the goal of improving roads that are critical to the beef ind

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Austria: State aid for combined transport services by rail

Measure #9346 | Published 4 Jul 2015 | Inception 3 Dec 2012 ▲

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 On 2 December 2012, the European Commission approved a state aid programme to support Austrian combined transport services by rail.

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Indonesia: More selective criteria for income tax reduction

Measure #9016 | Published 3 Jun 2015 | Inception 22 Dec 2011 ▲

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On 22 December 2011, Indonesia announced government regulation PP 52/2011 which amends an investment-related income tax reduction programm introduced in 2007 (regulation 1/2007). This amendment came into force on the day of its announcement.

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China: VAT Exemption on cross-border railway and postal services

Measure #8930 | Published 21 May 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 12 December 2013, the Ministry of Finance issued Notice No. 106 of 2013. Local postal and railway service providers will be exempted from the VAT on cross-border transportation services.

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India: New Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 announced

Measure #8925 | Published 20 May 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

On 1 April 2015, the Indian Ministry of Commerce & Industry through Notification No. 01/2015-2020 notified the new Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) 2015-2020 replacing the earlier FTP of 2014-19.

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