The continuing development and close economic links between countries of the Eurasian Economic Union (Russian Federation, Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of Belarus, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Armenia), and close historic ties between CIS countries encourage constant cooperation between the countries, increase the volume of mutual trade and number of business projects between the companies from these countries.
Traceability of goods on the territory of the EAEU
On February 3, 2021, the Agreement on the mechanism of traceability of goods imported to the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union entered into force.
Notary – the competence is broadened
Any organization in its activities interacts with a notary, so it is important to follow the changes not only in the Law " About notariate and notarial activities ", but in the Instruction on the procedure for performing notarial actions. In January, changes were made, some of which are presented below.
Oksana Shakhlai, GRATA International, Belarus, took part in the seminar "Liability: complex issues of legislation"
Oksana Shakhlai, lawyer, head of the labor law practice at GRATA International, Belarus, took part as an expert in the seminar "Liability: complex issues of legislation" with a report on Conditions and procedure for bringing employees to financial liability.
Natalia Zhuk, Senior Lawyer of GRATA International, Belarus took part in the conference" LEGALWEEK. FOREIGN ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES - 2020 "
Natalia Zhuk, Senior Lawyer, Head of Foreign Economic Practice of GRATA International, Belarus took part as an expert in a round table on the topic “Limits of liability and guilt of declarants and customs representatives in the commission of offenses.
The new size of the basic unit
Since January 1, 2021, the size of the basic unit has increased in Belarus - 29 rubles. (approximately 9.2 euros). Previously, it was 27 rubles. (approximately 8.7 euros). The size of the basic unit determines the size of administrative fines, the amount of fees for the performance of an administrative procedure, state fees in courts, etc.