* ASEAN Adopted the WCO Data Model The ASEAN adopted the World Customs Organization (WCO) Data Model as a tool to assist the development of customs procedures to enhance trade facilitation. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Pakistan is the new Member of The Global Forum on Tax Transparency Pakistan has joined as the 111th member the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. Check here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Bangladesh accedes to the WCO Revised Kyoto Convention Bangladesh deposited the instrument of accession to the International Convention on the Simplification and Harmonization of Customs Procedures (Revised Kyoto Convention) with the World Customs Organization (WCO). Click for more here.