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Environmental Goods - Potential Savings Opportunity

Dear Friends:

We are writing about a potential opportunity for every company that imports, manufactures and/or exports “environmental goods”.

As we previously advised, there is an effort afoot at the international level to reduce/eliminate customs duties on “environmental goods” through an environmental goods agreement (EGA).  407 more words

Frisør salongen

Jeg har fått tilbud om å ta over frisørsalongen. Dette er den tredje jeg skal til å implementere i planene mine. Innvikle. 30.000,- vil leia kanskje bli. 803 more words

US: Talks to Expand Duty-Free IT Agreement Deadlocked

After eleven days of negotiations on the expansion of the Information Technology Agreement, the Deputy United States Trade Representative (USTR) and Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization disclosed that the talks were still deadlocked. 242 more words


Swiss Parliament Passes Media Tax

The Swiss National Council has passed a new media tax to replace the radio and television license fee. The charge will be levied on all households and on large companies in Switzerland with a household income or annual turnover in excess of EUR500, 000 (USD574, 257), and will no longer be linked to television and radio ownership. 50 more words


South Korea Looks to FTAs to Support SMEs

South Korea’s Deputy Prime Minister recently presided over a ministerial meeting on international economic affairs. The meeting discussed measures to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMESs) entering Southeast Asian markets by engaging in regional initiatives to lower tariff barriers to trade. 123 more words


EU- To Cut Tariffs On Ukrainian Exports

The European Union (EU) is to temporarily cut tariffs on Ukrainian exports until November 1, 2014. The EU has announced that it hopes in the meantime to sign the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) agreement with Ukraine. 75 more words