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Tax-Privileged Free Trade Zones The OECD's Next Target

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Monday, March 19, 2018

In a new report, the OECD has drawn attention to criminal activity in free trade zones, which typically offer tax privileges and lighter regulation, highlighting that they may be unintentionally fostering growth in counterfeit goods. Read Full Story

 


UK Lawmakers Discuss Potential Post-Brexit Free Zones

by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

During a January 7, 2018, debate in the UK House of Commons, UK lawmakers discussed the country's plans to leave the EU, its customs union, and value-added tax area. Read Full Story

 


Philippines May Soon Ratify FTA With European States

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Monday, January 8, 2018

Having endorsed the deal, the President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte, has forwarded on a bill to ratify the free trade agreement with the European Free Trade Association states to the Senate. Read Full Story

 


Georgia-China Free Trade Deal To Soon Become Effective

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Thursday, December 21, 2017

China and Georgia are to reduce tariffs on bilateral trade from January 1, 2018, under the free trade agreement the two countries signed earlier this year. Read Full Story

 


China Confirms Numerous Trade Duty Changes From 2018

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

China intends to implement numerous changes to its trade tariffs from January 1, 2018, to ensure domestic businesses have access to inputs and equipment and to implement changes in prior international agreements. Read Full Story

 


EU, Japan Finalize Landmark Free Trade Deal

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Monday, December 11, 2017

The EU's new free trade agreement with Japan, finalized by negotiators from both sides on December 8, 2017, has been described as the European bloc's most comprehensive yet. Read Full Story

 


All African States To Sign A Continental FTA In March

by Lorys Charalambous, Tax-News.com, Cyprus

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The United States Economic Commission for Africa says African countries are gearing up to sign the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement, with a key deadline this month being hit with an agreement among ministers. Read Full Story

 


Free Trade Winning Out Over Trade Protectionism: WTO

by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

WTO members introduced fewer trade-restrictive measures from mid-October 2016 to mid-October 2017 compared with the previous year, according to the WTO's annual overview report on trade-related developments presented on December 4. Read Full Story

 


Georgia Signs Free Trade Zone MoU With China

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

China and Georgia have signed an agreement on the creation of free trade zones in Georgia that would facilitate Georgia's role in China's Belt and Road initiative. Read Full Story

 


China, Panama Sign Pact On New Free Trade Zones

by Mary Swire, Tax-News.com, Hong Kong

Thursday, November 30, 2017

China and Panama have signed an agreement to work together on the development of new free trade and economic cooperation zones, following the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries earlier this year. Read Full Story

 

 

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