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Tax reform is the topic on everyone’s lips in Uzbekistan, with rumours that even Alisher Usmanov’s consultants have been invited to develop the concept. According to the very long tax reform concept, the main objective is to simplify tax administration, lower VAT, remove unclear laws and regulations, abolish certain mandatory payments and generally reduce the tax burden.
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Kazakhstan’s largest commercial savings bank, Halyk Bank, is acquiring all subsidiaries of Qazkom, a large commercial bank that has recently received significant state support.
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The popular messaging app Telegram has been blocked in Russia after refusing to hand over the encryption keys used to scramble messages. The Kazakh government has also threatened to ban the app, which is still available in Uzbekistan.
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Predictably, the Kyrgyz government has pulled out of the "Smart City" project. The official reason given was the failure to prepare the project documentation and feasibility study on time.
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Kazakh politician and president’s daughter Dariga Nazarbayeva raised critical issues in questions posed to the National Bank of Kazakhstan, including the historical state support of banks and losses caused by the devaluation of the tenge.
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Greece’s special residence program for foreign investors has taken off, reﬂecting increasingly bright growth prospects as the country emerges from economic crisis and its growing importance as a gateway to the European Union.
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The Russian oil and gas company Lukoil is strengthening its foreign business bundled in Vienna thanks to a capital injection of EUR 6.2 billion in its subsidiary Lukoil International GmbH headquartered in Vienna.
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Shippit, an Australia-based shipping and logistics startup, is likely to raise its Series B funding in the next six months to support its growth in Asia in 2018, co-founder and joint-CEO William On said.
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China’s outbound M&A activities in December ends the year with a 20% up in both deal value (USD 10.18bn) and deal counts (33) compared to that of November (USD 8.413bn, 27 deals).
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: NigeriaRussiaIndustries: Clean Energy
Earlier this week, Russia and Nigeria signed agreements on construction and operation of a Nuclear Power Plant and a Research Center housing a multi-purpose nuclear research reactor on the territory of Federal Republic of Nigeria.