Archive for December, 2012
10 December 2012 Tajikistan will become the 159th member of the Word Trade Organization (WTO) once it will ratify the deal by 7 June 2013. Check for more here.
* U.S. Closer to Starts FTA Negotiations with Russia The U.S. Senate has voted an historic decision: U.S. will start negotiation on a trade agreement with Russian Federation. Kindly follow the link for more. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Russia Promotes Glonass through CIS Russia insists on the members of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to join Glonass, Russia’s global positioning system. Check for more here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Guatemala Signs Convention on Tax Transparency Guatemala signs the OECD’s Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters. Please find more here.
6 December 2012 The EU agreed to create an EU-wide patent regime to protect inventions and patents throughout the European Economic Community. Please read more here.
6-7 December, Brasilia
Mercosur summit (6-7 December) is scheduled to debate the incorporation of Ecuador and Bolivia to the regional block.Check for more here.
* The EU’s Danube Strategy 26 November 2012, Brussels As Danube is crossing 14 European countries, the EU Strategy for the Danube Region is bringing about closer cooperation between countries and regions across its course to Black Sea. Check here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Uganda Joined COMESA FTA Ugandan has approved to join the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa Free Trade Area (COMESA FTA). More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * The EU’s Free Trade Agreements 30 November 2012, Brussels European Commission published a resume of the forthcoming FTAs negotiations or under consideration. Kindly take a look here.