The owner applied for an export licence
, having sold the painting (the sale itself being dependent on the grant of an export licence
) to a foreign buyer for the astonishing figure of 27 million [pounds sterling].
Up to 80 staff at the Wallsend-based firm face redundancy because the company has been forced to suspend its largest order to date, after being denied an export licence
in the wake of EU sanctions against Russia.
A PS35 MILLION Rembrandt which has been in Britain for 250 years may stay in this country as it is likely the export licence
application will be withdrawn, Sotheby's said.
Enterprise minister Matthew Hancock insisted: "The Government will not issue an export licence
if there's a clear risk the proposed export might be used for internal repression.
The UK government has not been able to clarify if the export licence
criteria are being met", Business Secretary Vince Cable said in a statement.
I would also hope that Government and arms companies understand that our committee will always reserve the right to fully examine any export licence
when it is in the public interest.
The agency has the right to accept or reject applications for an export licence
according to its own definition of the "national interest".
But a government minister said although a good case had been made for a temporary export ban while the National Railway Museum at York tries to raise the cash to buy it, he could not anticipate what decision would be made on any export licence
Do you hold an open export licence
for the export of over-sized handcuffs?
If the inspectorate finds that any lorries should be classified as war material, Volvo will need to apply for an export licence
An amended liquified natural gas (LNG) export licence
has been sanctioned by the National Energy Board (NEB) for LNG Canada Development Inc.