Investment Policy Measures

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Algeria

Algeria

18 Sep 2022

Issues decrees related to new Investment Law

On 18 September 2022, the Government of Algeria published eight decrees related the implementation of the new Investment Law published in July 2022. The decrees provide for key provisions related to the institutional framework for [...]

Algeria

Algeria

28 Jul 2022

Publishes a new Investment Code

Published in the official journal on 28 July 2022, the new investment law aims to (i) lay down the rules governing investment, (ii) to define the rights and obligations of investors and the incentive schemes applicable to investments. [...]

Algeria

Algeria

21 Jun 2022

Adoption of free zones law

On 21 June 2022, the National People’s Assembly adopted the draft bill on free zones. The law provides for the exemption of activities carried out in free zones from all duties, taxes, and levies of a tax, related-tax and customs nature, [...]

Algeria

Algeria

30 Dec 2021

Introduces new tax incentives for reinvestment in manufacturing

On 30 December 2021, the Algerian Government enacted the Finance Act for 2022 (the Act).The Act provides that manufacturing companies can benefit from a reduced CIT rate set at 10% when reinvestments are made during the same fiscal [...]

Algeria

Algeria

04 Jun 2020

2020 Additional Finance Act

On 4 June 2020, Algeria published Law 20-07 on the 2020 Additional Finance Act, which removed restrictions on foreign investments by the “49%-51% rule”, except for strategic sectors. Already on 30 December 2019, Algeria had published [...]

Algeria

Algeria

14 Nov 2019

Adoption of hydrocarbon law

The new hydrocarbon law, approved by the National Assembly on 14 November 2019, introduced the following changes, among others • Taxes and other duties have been abolished where the entity is established for the benefit of the state [...]

Algeria

Algeria

11 Jul 2018

Amendment of the investment promotion law

The Complemental Financial Law 2018, adopted on 11 July 2018, repeals the second paragraph of Article 18 of Law No. 16-09 related to the promotion of investment. Article 18 of Law No. 16-09 includes the following provision: The national [...]

Algeria

Algeria

08 Mar 2017

Six executive decrees published detailing the application of the 2016 investment promotion law

In March 2017, the government has published six executive decrees detailing the application of a new investment law. The six regulations provide, among other things, details of the registration process for businesses taking advantage [...]

Algeria

Algeria

17 Jul 2016

New investment law approved by the Parliament

Algeria introduced a new investment law. The law stipulates tax cuts and steps to reduce redundancy. It states that all imported goods and services intended for investment projects will be exempted from customs duties and value-added [...]

Algeria

Algeria

31 Dec 2015

Finance Act for 2016 adopted

The Act sets out provisions which, inter alia, aim at improving Algeria's investment legal framework. For instance, Article 2 requires investors to reinvest only 30 percent of received investment benefits resulting from exemptions [...]

Algeria

Algeria

30 Jan 2014

Mining law adopted

The law reorganises the institutional framework for the mining sector and redefines mining contracts. It converts the mining body, the Agence Nationale du Patrimoine Minier (ANPM), into the Agence Nationale des Activités Minières (ANAM), [...]

Algeria

Algeria

29 Sep 2013

Approves Financial Act 2014

To encourage the transfer of know-how through foreign investment, the Finance Act 2014 provides new fiscal and parafiscal advantages to foreign investors under certain conditions. The Act provides that any foreign investment partnership [...]

Algeria

Algeria

21 Jan 2013

Amends hydrocarbons law

The amendment offers foreign energy firms easier tax terms and other incentives. The amendments offer incentives to foreign companies wishing to invest in unconventional resources such as shale gas and shale oil and will link taxes [...]

Algeria

Algeria

04 Jan 2012

Introduces regional incentives

The National Agency for Investment Development announced the implementation of an incentives regime applicable to the Wilayas of the South and the Highlands, to be granted to investments in areas whose development requires a special [...]

Algeria

Algeria

01 Jan 2010

Adopted public procuration decree

Algeria adopted a public procurement decree in July 2010, which increases the preference margin for local firms to 25 percent from 15 percent. Algerian firms competing with foreign bidders will win the contract even if its bid is up [...]

Number of policy measures per economy (since 01 Jan 2010) 1 89