Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Tajikistan Nematullo Hikmatullozoda and representatives of ADB headed by Tarik Niazi discussed prospects of cooperation development of Tajikistan and ADB for the next several years, including macroeconomic and fiscal policy, development of private sector and investment climate, free-trade zones
, country rating on Doing Business project, diversification of external trade and its marketability at the meeting in Dushanbe on April 2.
"Specialists, lawyers and experts, who participated in the bill drafting, looked into international legislation on free-trade zones
To that end, Katkout said, a number of agreements have been signed with some friendly countries aimed at attracting investors and improving the investment situation at the free-trade zones
and supporting the national economy with the needed foreign currency.
Tu Guangshao, a vice-mayor of Shanghai, described the launch of the energy exchange as an important move with far-reaching significance for the development of the free-trade zone
, launched in September.
On the trade level, the two sides signed in November 2004 an agreement on the creation of a free-trade zone
. Trade exchanges between the two countries reached, in 2009, some 1 billion dollars.
But he anticipated difficulty in getting Russia to agree to the free-trade zone
Sean Chen, Premier of Taiwan, has urged the Ministry of Transportation and Communication to expedite the amendment, which stipulates internationally certified traded metals, stored in the free-trade zone
or approved by management in the zone, will be exempt from business tax, with such privilege to last 30 years until Dec.31, 2042.
China's financial center Shanghai has received State Council approval to establish a pilot free-trade zone
to explore investment and trade policy innovations and expand the opening of services industry, the official China Daily (http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/cndy/2013-07/04/content_16722759.htm) reported .
18, 2009 (TAP) - A co-operation and partnership agreement was signed Thursday in Gammarth (Tunis northern suburb) between the Zarzis economic activities pole and the free-trade zone
committee of Sharjah, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 3 May 2017: Total capital invested inside Egypt's private free-trade zones
has exceeded $55 billion (996 billion EGP), with $11 billion of total investments, according to a Tuesday governmental report.