MFN

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MFN

abbr.
most-favored nation
Translations

MFN

N ABBR (US) =most favored nationnación f más favorecida
MFN treatmenttrato m de nación más favorecida
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The Philippines' most favored nation (MFN) rate-the additional tariff imposed when imported outside of Asean-on the commodity remains at about 40 percent.
In May 2014, Federal Commerce Minister Khurram Dasgir had stated that giving India status of the most favored nation (MFN) was not necessary.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Aizaz Chaudry told a weekly briefing that Pakistan is committed to grant most favored nation status to India -- a level of treatment that gives specific trade advantages -- but "there are certain issues yet to be resolved.
Referring to granting India the status of Most Favored Nation (MFN), he said that no measures were taken to protect the interests of local industry before extending the facility.
But Taiwan has been subjected to higher taxes as a Most Favored Nation (MFN) when exporting textiles to that nation.
The two countries grant each other the most favored nation status with the agreement which would allow free transit passages through borders and the removal of tariff and non-tariff trade barriers," Tuzmen told the AA.
It includes analysis of the interpretation and application of provisions of the ETC including access to dispute resolution mechanisms under Article 26 of the Treaty and the standards of treatment for investors under the ECT, including the guarantee of most favored nation treatment, protection against unfair and inequitable treatment, unreasonable and discriminatory measures, direct and indirect expropriation, breaches of investment agreements, damages due to war and similar events, and unjustified restrictions on the transfer of funds, as well as protection against certain types of tax measures.
However, with the upsurge in both class action and mass tort lawsuits, Most Favored Nation clauses (MFN), are increasingly used as tools to encourage settlement.
He then discussed pending cases relating to the Most Favored Nation (MFN) treatment and free movement of capital to and from "Third" states.
The MAI permitted investors to sue states for alleged violation or national treatment or most favored nation treatment of investment.
Armenia - which was welcomed into the World Trade Organization in February - still has only temporary trade status with the United States and has not been granted Most Favored Nation status - an omission that hinders its ability to do business here, officials said.

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