For the 22nd consecutive year, Hong Kong has maintained its position as the world's freest economy in the 2017 Index of Economic Freedom from the Heritage Foundation.Read Full Story
The Swiss Federal Department of Finance has launched a consultation on the introduction of the automatic exchange of information in tax matters with a series of other countries. Read Full Story
President-elect Donald Trump has confirmed that, during his first day in office, he will withdraw the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade treaty.Read Full Story
The share of merchandise exports covered by the European Free Trade Association's free trade agreements rose from three percent of the total exports in 2006 to 12.4 percent in 2015, EFTA has announced.Read Full Story
The price of foreign goods sold to British consumers after the UK leaves the European Union could be as much as 27 percent higher as a result of new trade taxes, the British Retail Consortium has said.Read Full Story
According to a notice published on September 9 by the South African Revenue Service, the double taxation agreement between South Africa and Chile, which was signed on July 11, 2012, went into force on August 11, 2016.Read Full Story
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