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Water transport services

Azerbaijan: Approved list of ex-pats' areas of activity, exempted from provision of work permit

Measure #8237 | Published 10 Feb 2015 | Inception 14 Dec 2014 ▲

Description

With Resolution №387 of the Cabinet of Ministers of December 4, 2014, was approved a list of areas of activity, which do not require the issuance of a work permit for foreigners and stateless persons.

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Brazil: Reform of the national Export Financing Programme PROEX

Measure #8073 | Published 12 Jan 2015 | Inception 30 Dec 2013 ▲

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On 26 December 2013, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Board (CAMEX) issued Resolution No. 126, replacing Resolution No. 45 of 2009 and reforming the Export Financing Programme (PROEX) for Brazilian companies.

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United States of America: Consideration of a requirement that LNG exports be limited to U.S.-built ships

Measure #7845 | Published 3 Dec 2014 ▲

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A bill that was under consideration in the 113th Congress (2013-2014), entitled the “Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014” (H.R.5769), included a provision that would require that the government study the po

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Russian Federation: Approved state aid targeting to increase the competitiveness and investment attractiveness of the domestic shipbuilding industry in the Far East

Measure #7515 | Published 17 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 12 September 2014, the Russian government approved state measures aimed at increasing the competitiveness, productive capacity and investment attractiveness of the domestic shipbuilding industry in the Far East (Order Nr 1804-p).

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Australia: Certain offshore workers exempted from work authorisation requirements

Measure #7513 | Published 17 Oct 2014 | Inception 17 Jul 2014 ▲

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Effective 17 July 17 2014, the government of Australia canceled the requirement for foreign nationals to hold a visa in order to work on certain vessels within the country’s territorial waters (see source for details).

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Russian Federation: Reduced interest rates loans "Housing for the Russian family"

Measure #7324 | Published 24 Sep 2014 | Inception 15 May 2014 ▲

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On 17 September 2014 the Russian Minister of Construction and Housing, Mr Mikhail Men, announced at a press conference related to the implementation of the state programme “Housing for the Russian Family” that home builders will receiv

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Republic of Korea: FDI zones for services sector extended

Measure #7201 | Published 7 Sep 2014 | Inception 5 Oct 2010 ▲

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On 5 October 2010, the Republic of Korea amended the Presidential Decree on the FDI Act. The amendments opened up investment in certain service sectors inside the designated FDI zones.

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Germany: Investment aid to Hamburg City Port

Measure #6853 | Published 24 Jul 2014 | Inception 9 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 9 April 2014, the Commission allowed German authorities to grant an investment aid to the Hamburg City Airport. The aid worth EUR 10.85 million will be used to finance an alternative power supply for cruise ships during a port call.

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Canada: AD/CVD orders against concrete reinforcing bar imported from China, Korea, and Turkey

Measure #6837 | Published 23 Jul 2014 | Inception 9 Jan 2015 ▲

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Follow the filing of a complaint by Alta Steel Inc.

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Italy: Investment aid to the port of Salerno

Measure #6823 | Published 22 Jul 2014 | Inception 27 Mar 2014 ▲

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On 27 March 2014, the European Commission allowed the Italian authorities to provide the port of Salerno in the region of Campania with an investment aid worth EUR 71 million.  

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