Category: Memorandum of Agreement

Cabinet approves co­op agreements with several countries

KUWAIT, July 13 (KUNA) ¬¬ The cabinet, under the chairmanship of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al¬Mubarak Al¬Hamad Al¬Sabah, approved Monday a number of agreements to boost cooperation with several friendly countries. The endorsed agreements included a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in social insurance with Bahraini government,...

MoF and RAK Investment Authority signed MoU on international standards of transparency and exchange of information for tax purposes

Dubai – The Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently signed a MoU with Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority (RAKIA). This MoUhas been signed to ensure the implementation of international standards of transparency in the exchange of information for tax purposes, as per Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) regulations and...

First cross-border payment for Canadian RMB Trading Hub

This week, the Royal Bank of Canada became the first bank to complete cross-border Renminbi (RMB) payment using Canada’s new RMB Trading Hub through the hub’s designated clearing bank, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (Canada). On 23 March, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), other Canadian banks and government delegates...

Dar rules out easy access to billions in Swiss banks

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Thursday ruled out possibility of the recovery of billions of dollars stashed in Swiss banks any time soon. ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Thursday ruled out possibility of the recovery of billions of dollars stashed in Swiss banks any time soon. The minister...