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Kenya Clears Outstanding VAT Refunds

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

During Taxpayers' Day Celebrations on October 28, Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich said that Kenya's National Treasury has been able "to bring to closure to the long-standing issue" of value added tax refunds. Read Full Story


Kenya Clarifies VAT On Uber Drivers

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Kenya's tax agency has clarified that taxi drivers, and not Uber, should be liable for value-added tax on taxi hailing services. Read Full Story


UK Consumers Would Bear Brunt Of 'Hard Brexit'

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, October 10, 2016

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


Kenya Simplifies Tax Compliance

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Thursday, August 11, 2016

The Kenya Revenue Authority and the Commercial Bank of Africa have launched a platform whereby a wide range of business taxes are now able to be paid through the bank. Read Full Story


European Council Approves EPA With East Africa

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

On June 20, 2016, the European Council authorized the signature and provisional application of an economic partnership agreement with the East African Community. Read Full Story


Ten Nations Praised For Tax Transparency Improvements

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, March 14, 2016

Ten more countries have been assessed as having made improvements to their frameworks to exchange information with other countries to tackle tax evasion. Read Full Story


Kenya Signs Multilateral Anti-Tax Evasion Agreement

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Kenya became the 94th jurisdiction and the 12th African nation to sign the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters on February 8, 2016. Read Full Story


NZ Welcomes New Int'l IT Product Free Trade Deal

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, December 18, 2015

New Zealand's Trade Minister, Todd McClay, has welcomed the successful conclusion of negotiations on the expansion of the World Trade Organization Information Technology Agreement in Nairobi, Kenya. Read Full Story


WTO Members Approve Terms Of Liberia's Membership

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, December 18, 2015

World Trade Organization members approved the terms of Liberia's accession to the organization on December 16, 2015. Read Full Story


IMO Supporting Anti-Piracy Efforts Off Africa

by Lorys Charalambous,, Cyprus

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Maritime law-enforcement officers from countries bordering the western Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden were trained recently to deal with organized transnational crimes at sea. Read Full Story



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