Posts Tagged Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters
* OECD: Global Economy Recovering at Moderate Pace On the last Economic Outlook, OECD concluded that the global economy is expected to continue expanding at a moderate pace. Read more following the link. ——————————————————————————————————————————————–— * Liechtenstein & Isle of Man Sign OECD Multilateral Tax Convention Liechtenstein & Isle of Man join the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, a multilateral agreement initiated by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and Council of Europe to tackle tax evasion and avoidance between its signatories. Check here and here. ——————————————————————————————————————————————–— * Canada & NZ Ratify Multilateral Tax Convention Canada and New Zealand have ratified the multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters. Please follow the link for more. ——————————————————————————————————————————————–— * WTO – No Global Trade DealEven the WTO’s members have come “very close to fully agreed texts”, the negotiations on the first global trade deal in the organization’s history come to a dead end.
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* Free Online Tool for Trade and Market The International Trade Centre (ITC) has redeveloped its free online analysis tool Market Access Map. Market Access Map is an interactive analytical web tool informing about tariffs and non-tariff measures (NTMs) and other market access conditions. The tool is available at www.macmap.org. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * Mozambique Sign IMO Anti-piracy Code 6 July 2012 Mozambique is the 20th state to The Code of Conduct concerning the Repression of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in the Western Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Aden (Djibouti Code of Conduct) developed by International Maritime Organization (IMO). More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * CARICOM-Canada Revised FTA The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Canada express their desire to agree a revised free trade agreement to replace the actual CARIBCAN preferential trade programme until the end of the year. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * Japan & Liechtenstein Sign TIEA Japan & Liechtenstein sign bilateral Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) in accordance with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) model convention.
———————————————————————————————————————————————–———–* Ghana Signs Tax Cooperation Agreement 10 July 2012 Ghana is the second African country, after South Africa, to sign the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters, a multilateral agreement developed by the Council of Europe and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).