Posts Tagged Tunisia
Greater Arab Free Trade Area (GAFTA)
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Geopolitical Issues, International Trading, Trade Agreements on May 14, 2013
The 18 countries of Greater Arab Free Trade Area (GAFTA) hope to unified their customs by 2015 in a full free trade agreement. The Greater Arab Free Trade Area (GAFTA) is a pan-Arab free trade area that came into existence in 1997. It was founded by 14 countries (Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, and the United Arab Emirates). Four more countries joined the trade area later: Algeria, Jordan, Palestine and Yemen. Please follow the link for more.
More Trade News in Brief – Week 30 (16–22 July 2012)
Posted by Bogdan Marius Beleuz in Fiscality, Auditing & Accounting, Geopolitical Issues, Global Tax Agreements, International Trading, More Trade News in Brief on July 21, 2012
* South Korea/Switzerland TIE Protocol The revised Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) between South Korea and Switzerland, including provisions on the exchange of tax information (TIE), is to go into effect on July 25, 2012. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * ICC Published a Guide to New Rules of Arbitration The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has release “The Secretariat’s Guide to ICC Arbitration” offering a detailed article-by-article commentary on the 2012 Rules and more. Please refer to the next link. —————————————————————————————————————————–———–—————— * Tunisia and OECD Strengthen Relations Tunisia signs multilateral agreement on fiscal co-operation and strengthens its links with the OECD. More here.