Various tax treaties
Double Taxation Treaties (DTTs) between the following markets were signed and came into force with the rates as indicated in the following table:
|Markets||Date signed||Date in force||Max DTT rate (%)|
|Cyprus - Switzerland||25 July 2014||15 October 2015||0%||15%|
|Czech Republic - Pakistan a||2 May 2014||30 October 2015||10%||15%|
|Hong Kong - South Africa b||30 September 2014||20 October 2015||10%||10%|
|Philippines - Qatar||14 December 2008||19 May 2015||10%||15%|
a. Applicable as of 1 January 2016 for Czech Republic and as of 1 July 2016 for Pakistan.
b. Applicable as of 1 January 2016 for South Africa and as of 1 April 2016 for Hong Kong.
Unless otherwise indicated, these treaties generally apply from 1 January 2016.
Our Market DTT information (Cyprus, Czech Republic, Hong Kong, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, South Africa and Switzerland) will be updated in due course to reflect the new treaties.
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