GRATA International attends the 5th Anniversary Plenary Meeting of the Kazakhstan Canada Business Council (KCBC)
On November 25, 2022, Astana Samat Daumov, Partner, and Ainura Takeyeva, Counsel of GRATA International attended the conference dedicated to the 5th Anniversary Plenary Meeting of the Kazakhstan Canada Business Council.
Some customs duties for certain types of goods are canceled in Uzbekistan
The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed the Resolution “On measures to create additional amenities for the uninterrupted supply of industrial production with raw materials” No. ПП-392 dated October 12, 2022 (the “Resolution No. ПП-392”).
Uzbekistan has changed the procedure for filling out a customs value declaration
The State Customs Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopted the Resolution “On introducing amendments and additions to the Instruction on the procedure for filling out the customs value declaration”
GRATA International held a webinar: Opening a business in Turkey
On September 21, 2022, an online webinar on the topic: Opening a business in Turkey was held.
GRATA International will speak at ClubFirst Summit Kazakhstan 2022
On September 15-16, 2022, in Almaty, at the Ritz Carlton, a meeting of businessmen from Kazakhstan and Russia will be held in the framework of the ClubFirst Summit Kazakhstan to further develop partnerships.
Restructuring of customs debt
From October 4, 2022 to December 31, 2023 Belarusian legal entities can get the opportunity to gradually restructure their customs debt within 1 year. This applies to customs payments, special, anti-dumping, countervailing and other duties, penalties, interest and other payments collected by customs authorities.
On Amendments to the Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Code on Offenses of the Kyrgyz Republic
The adopted Law is aimed at strengthening the fight against smuggling - illegal import and export of goods and vehicles outside checkpoints and other established places for the movement of goods, as well as establishing effective, proportionate and dissuasive sanctions for the commission of the above illegal acts.
Granting the postponement of payment of partial payment of the import custom duties, VAT
Until September 30, 2022, when importing goods into the customs territory of the EAEU (with the exception of excisable goods that are not used in production), a VAT payment postponement is granted to the listed legal entities
Legal changes in the legislation of Azerbaijan
The Law on Amendments to the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on “Suspension of inspections in the field of entrepreneurship” dated 20 October 2015 was adopted on 1 February 2022. As per this Law on Amendments, the suspension of inspections in the entrepreneurship field in the Republic of Azerbaijan has been extended for another year until 1 January 2023.
Uzbekistan introduces a new procedure for determining the customs value of imported products
The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan approved the Regulation on the procedure for determining the customs value of goods imported into the customs territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan by Resolution No.160 dated April 6, 2022 (the “Regulation”). Resolution No.160 was adopted in accordance with Decree of the President “On measures to further improve the activities of justice bodies and institutions in the implementation of state legal policy” No.УП-5997 dated May 19, 2020.
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