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All EU Citizens To Get UAE Visa On Arrival From March 22 2

All EU Citizens To Get UAE Visa On Arrival From March 22

April 8, 2014 9:28 pm

The UAE has passed a new ruling exempting citizens from 13 European member states from requiring a pre-entry visa. The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that all European Union citizens will now receive visas on arrival in the UAE, including citizens from 13 EU member states who earlier required pre-entry visas. Citizens of […]

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The New Cyprus –Latvia Double Taxation Agreement

The New Cyprus –Latvia Double Taxation Agreement

March 16, 2014 11:00 am

Negotiations between the Cyprus government and the government of Latvia on double taxation agreement are nearing conclusion. These agreements began in 2006 and have been on course throughout the years. The Latvian authorities have undertaken the publishing of the text containing the final agreement that requires the approval of the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers before […]

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Parliament Passes Privatization Bill

Parliament Passes Privatization Bill

March 16, 2014 11:00 am

The House of Representatives yesterday by majority vote adopted a revised version of the privatization bill, which stipulates the framework for semi-government organizations (SGOs) to be privatized. Tuesday’s decision followed the rejection of the first draft last Thursday, with 25 votes in favor, 25 votes against and 5 abstentions. In the passing of the amended […]

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HMRC Welcomes Latest Anti-Avoidance Victory

HMRC Welcomes Latest Anti-Avoidance Victory

March 16, 2014 10:59 am

HMRC (HM Revenue and Customs) most recent court victory is “excellent news for the vast majority of taxpayers who play by the rules,” the Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury has said. David Gauke welcomed the most recent in “a string of successes,” describing the ruling of the court of appeal as “an important win for […]

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