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Source: Lexology As the legal and regulatory challenges of a "no deal" Brexit start to crystallise, the in-house legal specialist is doubtless busy answering questions about their exposure to risk of non-compliance across multiple areas. For many businesses, particularly in the manufacturing and…
IFCBA is pleased to welcome its newest member, Federación Ecuatoriana de Agentes de Aduana – FEDA, located in Guayaquil, Ecuador. About FEDA: The Ecuadorian Federation of Customs Brokers, FEDA, is an institution with autonomous legal status, private law, indefinite duration, with its own assets and…
International Trade Diversification Minister Jim Carr's office has confirmed he's attending the next gathering of 13 members of the World Trade Organization looking to reform the institution in the face of ongoing threats to the rules-based multilateral trading system. Canada will join a dozen other…
Source: American Shipper The National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America warned that closure of the U.S.-Mexico border would cause an “economic disaster.” For full details, please click here .
Source: MicroScope HM Treasury and HMRC has made £8m available to any company that can automate the customs configurations needed in response to Brexit. For full details, please click here .
Source: BusinessMirror Another inflation-driven multimillion-peso irregularity hit port stakeholders after the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) issued in March 2016 the Vehicle Booking System (VBS) to ease traffic following the horrendous port congestion at the Manila piers in 2014 and 2015, which…
Source: NDTV Tightening norms for e-commerce firms having foreign investment, the government on Wednesday barred online marketplaces like Flipkart and Amazon from selling products of companies where they hold stakes and banned exclusive marketing arrangements that could influence product price. The…
Source: Gulf Times Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry (QCCI) concluded the 15th session of the training programme for customs brokers and delegates. It was organised in co-operation with the General Authority of Customs, with the participation of 58 trainees. For full details, please click here…
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