• Short Summary

    Uruguay clamped heavy taxes on foreign exchange buys and introduced import restrictions in new government measures which came into effect on Thursday (9 December).

  • Description

    Uruguay clamped heavy taxes on foreign exchange buys and introduced import restrictions in new government measures which came into effect on Thursday (9 December).

    A control bank circular imposed a 120 pose (half a dollar) surcharge per dollar of foreign money used to pay for imports. A government decree also ordered foreign exchange brokers, exchange houses and travel agencies to submit sworn declarations on their foreign money dealings over the past three years.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1UQ7EJBVJHAJK32ZIRMV9TL8Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA1UQ7EJBVJHAJK32ZIRMV9TL8Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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