Posts Tagged Tax information exchange agreement (TIEA)
* DTA Signed Between Russia and Luxembourg The Russian Federation and Luxembourg signed the bilateral double taxation agreement (DTA). More here. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * Liechtenstein and Japan Plan DTA Talks After concluding the bilateral tax information exchange agreement (TIEA), Liechtenstein and Japan plan for a double taxation agreement (DTA). Check more here. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * Germany- Singapore Updated DTA Germany and Singapore plan to update and to revise the existing double taxation agreement (DTA). Check here.
* ICC Global Network Extended to Albania and Kenya 3 August 2012, Paris The International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) global network of national committees grown up with the implementation of ICC Albania and ICC Kenya. Kindly check here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * ISO 14452: Network Services Billing – Requirements 8 August 2012 The new ISO standard provides solutions by giving recommendations for utility services to improve their billing practices and make them more customer-friendly. This requirements ensure that the customers will receive clearly comprehensible, accurate, timely and complete bills. ISO 14452:2012, Network services billing – Requirements, was developed by ISO project committee ISO/PC 239, Network services billing. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– * India & Monaco Inked TIEA 6 August 2012 India and Monaco have signed a Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA).
* 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).
* EU Starts Free Trade Talks with Armenia 1 June 2012, Brussels The European Union (EU) and Armenia have agreed to begin negotiations for a comprehensive Free Trade Area. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * Report on G20’s Trade & Investment 31 May 2012 WTO, OECD & UNCTAD published a report showing the negative impact of protectionist and discriminatory trade measures. The seventh WTO-OECD-UNCTAD report for the G-20 on trade and investment reveals that government-imposed trade and investment restrictions continue to be an obstacle for global growth and development. Please consult the report here. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * Hong Kong-Portugal DTA Comes Into Force On June 3rd come into force the agreement for the avoidance of double taxation (DTA) signed between Hong Kong and Portugal. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * Canada Starts Investment Talks With Benin and Burkina Faso The Canadian government has launched negotiations on foreign investment promotion and protection agreements (FIPAs) with Benin and Burkina Faso. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * India and Bahrain Sign TIEA The governments of India and Bahrain have signed a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA). ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- * Annual Asset Management Report: Facts & Figures in Europe – EFAMA 31 May 2012, Brussels EFAMA published the Fifth Annual Review Asset Management in Europe: Facts & Figures (using data as at end 2010). This report take a tour of european the industry looking at its overall size, general structure, asset allocation and client base. Please see the Report.