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India: FDI cap and rules liberalised for several sectors

Measure #10355 | Published 12 Nov 2015 | Inception 10 Nov 2015 ▲

Description

On 10 November 2015, the Indian Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion liberalised FDI conditions in several sectors as summarised below.   General changes 

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India: Increase in FDI cap on defence investments

Measure #10235 | Published 24 Oct 2015 | Inception 26 Aug 2014 ▲

Description

On 26 August 2014, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion increased the cap on FDI in the Defence Industry from 26% to 49%. Such investments will still require prior approval of the government.   

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Panama: The governmental decision to lift the ban on firearms imports

Measure #9803 | Published 14 Sep 2015 | Inception 3 Aug 2015 ▲

Description

The government of Panama on 3 August 2015, via Decreto Ejecutivo N° 503 (Executive Decree  N° 503) lifeted the ban on firearms imports (specifically refering to firearms held by private parties i.e. citizens).

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Canada: Streamlining of licensing procedures for exports of dual-use goods to certain destinations

Measure #9756 | Published 9 Sep 2015 | Inception 12 Aug 2015 ▲

Description

In the August 12, 2015 edition of Canada Gazette (Vol. 149, No. 16) the Ministry of Foreign Affairs provided for a new General Export Permit No.

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[+ 5 more tariff lines]

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Russia: Agreement with Armenia on the provision of preferential export credit worth 200 million USD

Measure #9341 | Published 13 Aug 2015 | Inception 2 Jul 2015 ▲

Description

On 2 July 2015, the  Armenian National Assembly ratified the agreement for the provision of an export loan by Russia to Armenia. The loan’s amount is USD 200 million.

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Eurasian Economic Union: Decreased import tariffs as of 1 September 2015 (part 1)

Measure #9479 | Published 11 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Sep 2015 ▲

Description

On 2 June, 2015, the Board of Eurasian Economic Commission approved Decision N 85.

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[+ 8 more sectors]

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[+ 336 more tariff lines]

Iceland: Removal of all customs duties apart from food starting 2017

Measure #9431 | Published 17 Jul 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2017 ▲

Description

On 9 July 2015, the Icelandic Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs announced that Iceland will scrap all its customs duties on non-food items starting 1 January 2017.  

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[+ 8 more sectors]

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[+ 294 more tariff lines]

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[+ 21 more jurisdictions]

Ecuador: Increased import tariff rates on several hundred products

Measure #9304 | Published 30 Jun 2015 | Inception 11 Mar 2015 ▲

Description

The Ecuadorian Committee of Foreign Trade (Comex), on 11 March 2015, decided to apply an additional tariff surcharge on a wide range of products. The surcharge varies between 5% and 45% depending on the type of product. 

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[+ 15 more sectors]

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[+ 616 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Proposed harmonization of export-clearance requirements on strategic goods

Measure #9135 | Published 12 Jun 2015 ▲

Description

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) of the Department of Commerce published an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking in the Federal Register (Volume 80, Number 99) on May 22, 2015.

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Brazil: Reestablishment of REINTEGRA tax refund program for exporters

Measure #9120 | Published 12 Jun 2015 | Inception 10 Jul 2014 ▲

Description

On 9 July 2014, the President of Brazil issued Provisional Measure (PM) no. 651 reintroducing the REINTEGRA program which had originally been terminated on 31 December 2013. The PM, which was transformed into Decree no.

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[+ 13 more sectors]

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[+ 626 more tariff lines]

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