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More Trade News in Brief – Week 50 (10 – 16 December 2012)
* Austria & Chile Signed DTA A bilateral double taxation agreement (DTA) has been signed between Austria and Chile. Kindly read more here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * Nordic Nations Extended Their Network of TIEAs The Nordic group of territories (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Greenland, and the Faroe Islands) has extended their network of TIEAs to 40 after signed a new tax cooperation agreement with Jamaica. More details following the link. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * EU approved New FTAs 11 December 2012 The EU’s Parliament approved two landmark pacts trade with Colombia, Peru and six countries in Central America (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama). Please check here for further details. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * EU-Russia Relations 13 December 2012 “EU-Russia relations are still suffering from Russia’s failure to embrace democratic values fully and strengthen the rule of law” state the Members of the European Parliament (MEPs). Kindly read more here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * UN Extends Sanctions on Liberia 12 December 2012 The UN Security Council extended the sanctions imposed on Liberia for another year. Follow the link for more information.
More Trade News in Brief – Week 49 (3 – 9 December 2012)
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Fiscality, Auditing & Accounting, Global Tax Agreements, Globalization Challenges, Logistics & Transportation, More Trade News in Brief on December 8, 2012
* 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.
EU & Central America Signed a Comprehensive Association Agreement
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in European Union Issues, Trade Agreements on July 1, 2012
29 June 2012, Tegucigalpa (Honduras) The European Union (EU) and Central America (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama) signed a Comprehensive Association Agreement including an ambitious trade component and which will open up markets on both sides. More here.