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EU relaxes certain Syrian sanctions and amends measures relating to North Korea, Iran, Tunisia; US relaxes Myanmar sanctions

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, Iran, Myanmar, North Korea, Syria, Tunisia, USA
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  • August 9 2013

The EU has recently published a new Regulation (Regulation 6972013 of 22 July 2013 ("Regulation 6972013")) which amends Regulation 362012, the key

MyanmarBurma to be reinstated in EU's generalised system of preferences

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union, Myanmar
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  • July 8 2013

On 19 July 2013, MyanmarBurma's reinstatement in the EU's Generalised System of Preferences ("EU GSP") will take effect and apply retrospectively

United States and European Union Economic Sanctions

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • European Union, Myanmar, USA
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  • April 5 2012

The U.S. Government has imposed a number of restrictions that affect the ability of “U.S. persons” to conduct business with, or engage in commercial transactions involving, Myanmar through a complex web of executive orders, federal laws and related regulations

EU suspends Myanmar sanctions: attractions and risks for overseas corporate investors

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, Myanmar
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  • April 26 2012

Since mid 2010, and particularly since Mr Thein Sein became civilian President-elect, signs of political change in Myanmar have become frequent

EU suspends most sanctions against BurmaMyanmar; US only eases some

  • White & Case LLP
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  • European Union, Myanmar, USA
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  • April 30 2012

Introduction In response to the ongoing democratic reforms in BurmaMyanmar, the Council of the European Union agreed on April 23, 2012 to suspend all sanctions for one year, but to leave the arms embargo and the embargo on equipment that might be used for internal repression in place

“Targeted easing” of U.S. sanctions against Burma will require careful monitoring by U.S. businesses

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • Canada, European Union, Myanmar, USA
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  • May 4 2012

U.S. businesses seeking to read the tea leaves on prospects for doing business in Burma (Myanmar) in the wake of Burma’s April 1 parliamentary elections and other reforms may be encouraged by the swift changes made by the European Union and Canada

BurmaMyanmar: the suspension of EU sanctions “a new chapter in trade and investment”

  • Dechert LLP
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  • European Union, Myanmar
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  • May 17 2012

The European Council on the 14 May adopted Regulation (EU) No 4092012 that will give full legal effect to the suspension of EU sanctions against BurmaMyanmar

Temporary suspension of sanctions against BurmaMyanmar

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, Myanmar, United Kingdom
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  • May 16 2012

On 14 May 2012 the Council of the EU finally adopted the Regulation required to implement its Decision of 26 April 2012 to suspend, for one year, the bulk of the restrictive measures applied to BurmaMyanmar in various forms since 1996

EU temporarily suspends BurmaMyanmar sanctions in natural resource sectors

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Myanmar, USA
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  • June 1 2012

On May 14, 2012, the Council of the European Union issued Council Regulation No. 4092012, which temporarily suspends certain import, export, and investment restrictions on Myanmar’s timber and minerals industries

Myanmar: open for business with the EU?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, Myanmar
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  • July 24 2012

On 14 May 2012, the Council of the European Union adopted a regulation giving full legal effect to a 12-month suspension of EU trade sanctions against Myanmar