Posts Tagged DTA Protocol
More Trade News in Brief – Week 38 (10 – 16 September 2012)
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Environmental Concern & Action, European Union Issues, European Union Regulation, Financial & Investment Markets, Fiscality, Auditing & Accounting, Global Tax Agreements, Logistics & Transportation, More Trade News in Brief, Standardization & Harmonization, Statistics, Reports & Analysis, Sustainable Development on September 15, 2012
* Liechtenstein & Germany – Tax Data Exchange Liechtenstein and Germany are currently considering the idea of concluding a withholding tax agreement with an automatic exchange of tax information. For more information please follow the link. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * New Rules in the EU Standardisation System The European Union (EU) prepare a new regulation modernising the EU Standardisation system and will also be better plugged into the international standardisation system. The new rules enter into force on 1 January 2013 and will apply directly in all member states. Kindly check here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Equasis 2011 Annual Report published “The world merchant fleet in 2011” has been published and is available for download. Equasis is database containing safety-related information on the world’s merchant fleet from both public and private sources. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * New ISO standard for eco-efficiency assessment 13 September 2012 The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published a new standard describing the principles, requirements and guidelines for eco-efficiency assessment for product systems. ISO 14045:2012, Environmental management – Eco-efficiency assessment of product systems – Principles, requirements and guidelines is available through the ISO Store. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Singapore & Vietnam Sign DTA Protocol 12 September 2012 Singapore and Vietnam signed a protocol to amend the existing double taxation agreement (DTA) between the two countries. For more, please check here.
More Trade News in Brief – Week 25 (11–17 June 2012)
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Fiscality, Auditing & Accounting, More Trade News in Brief, Restrictions, Sanctions & Embargos, Statistics, Reports & Analysis, Trade Agreements on June 15, 2012
* South Africa-Seychelles DTA Protocol Comes Into Effect The double taxation agreement (DTA) between South Africa and the Seychelles has been ratified and went into effect on May 15, 2012. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * US To Establish Normal Trade With Russia 13 June 2012, Washington United States establish permanent normal trade relations (PNTR) with Russia and repeal the 1974 Jackson-Vanik amendment. For further details, please check here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * IFRS’s 2011 Annual Report Published 12 June 2012 The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Foundation published the complete 2011 Annual Report. The Annual Report, divided in three sections Trustees of the IFRS Foundation, Standard-setting activities, and Financials is available here.