2) Given the considerable importance of tourism in establishing mutual understanding between the peoples of the United States and the Soviet Union and the increased role in developing economic cooperation between the two countries, the parties agree to conclude a separate bilateral agreement on tourism. I have the greatest honour to propose that, if the above is acceptable, this letter and your letter of reply constitute an agreement between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics amending the agreement that will enter into force on the effective date of the agreement. A second factor is the import substitution policy, which Russia has been implementing gradually since 2012 and which largely coincides with Russia`s accession to the WTO. WTO membership had raised hopes that trade with Russia would benefit from sustainable liberalization. Instead, Russia has gradually taken many steps to promote domestic products and services over foreign products and to encourage the location of production in Russia by foreign companies. Related measures are often contrary to the spirit and/or letter of WTO rules and are at the root of many trade stimuli. Since Russia`s accession to the WTO in 2012, the EU has submitted four WTO disputes against Russia: 4. Without exception in paragraph 2, each side gives the other party nationals and organisations the most favourable treatment of the companies and organisations of the other party with regard to: recognizing the development of trade relations and direct contact between Soviet organisations and US citizens and companies, openness and mutual understanding, (d) “Organization, (d)” means, in the case of the United States, a U.S. enterprise and, as far as the Soviet Union is concerned, any economic entity or enterprise (including a business) in foreign trade or any other commercial activity with foreign firms. 3. Examining international trends in the protection of intellectual property rights in international economic and trade relations; (2.1.10) the license does not distort the exchanges; and two.
help U.S. nationals and businesses facilitate purchases, sales and other business transactions. The Trade Office and its respective senior managers and agents are not involved in the negotiation, execution or execution of commercial or commercial transactions or any other form of trade. 2. Given the specific needs of small and medium-sized enterprises in the context of trade expansion, the parties agree to give appropriate attention and support to small and medium-sized enterprises by encouraging business-to-business cooperation and facilitating the search for business partners, accessing publications and databases and providing them with information on the availability of technical innovations. I am honoured to suggest that this letter and your letter of confirmation, in response, constitute an agreement between our two governments. 2. The export of freely convertible currencies outside its territory, including deposits or instruments representative of these currencies, is not permitted by any contracting party with respect to the trade in the products and services of nationals, businesses and organisations of the other party.