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Doing Business 2014 Economy Profile : Austria

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This economy profile presents the Doing
Business indicators for Austria. In a series of annual
reports, Doing Business assesses regulations affecting
domestic firms in 189 economies and ranks the economies in
10 areas of business regulation, such as starting a
business, resolving insolvency and trading across borders.
This year's report data cover regulations measured from
June 2012 through May 2013. The report is the 11th edition

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June 2014
Publisher(s)
World Bank Group

Corporate Financial Reporting in Austria

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The purpose of this report on corporate
financial reporting in Austria is to describe the key
features of Austria’s corporate financial reporting
environment as well as its practical application in regard
to small and medium enterprises (SMEs’) financial reporting
practices in Austria. This report builds on the World Bank
accounting and auditing reports on standards and codes
(ROSC) methodology to give an overview of the Austrian

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June 2016
Publisher(s)
World Bank Group

Community tenure rights and REDD+: a review of the Oddar Meanchey community forestry REDD+ project in Cambodia

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Tenure rights over land, forest, and carbon have become a contentious issue within REDD+ implementation across the tropics because local communities could be excluded from REDD+ benefits if land tenure or use and access rights are not clear. This study aims to understand and assess tenure arrangements under the fi rst REDD+ demonstration project in Cambodia, the Oddar Meanchey Community Forestry REDD+ Project. In particular, the study explores the following questions: (1) How are tenure rights arranged in the Oddar Meanchey REDD+ Project?

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December 2012
Publisher(s)
Society for South-East Asian Studies

Styria Land Use Planning Law 2010.

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The purpose of the present Act is the economic and expedient use of the soil; the protection and care of the environment and, in particular the conservation or reinstatement of the sustainable purity of the air, water and soil, as well as the avoidance of noise; the conservation or reinstatement of a healthy nature, the protection of the indigenous fauna and flora and their natural living spaces, of the cultural heritage and, finally, in particular that of housing and recreational areas.

Burgenland Building Ordinance 2008.

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The present Ordinance enforces the Burgenland Building Law (LGBl. No. 10/1998). In particular, the Ordinance lays down provisions relating to building technology and building equipment, as well as to special environmental, health and energy requirements of buildings. Furthermore, the Ordinance also applies to parcel of lands and other constructions and facilities subject to requirements of the present Ordinance.

Styria Land Use Planning Law 2010.

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The purpose of the present Act is the economic and expedient use of the soil; the protection and care of the environment and, in particular the conservation or reinstatement of the sustainable purity of the air, water and soil, as well as the avoidance of noise; the conservation or reinstatement of a healthy nature, the protection of the indigenous fauna and flora and their natural living spaces, of the cultural heritage and, finally, in particular that of housing and recreational areas.

Law amending the Styria Land Use Planning Law 2010.

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The present Law introduces some amendments to the Styria Land Use Planning Law 2010 (LGBl. No. 49). In particular, article 42a on «Newly created municipalities» is added. According to article 21 and 25 of the afore-mentioned Act these municipalities have to prepare a Local Development Plan and a Planning Scheme. Furthermore, article 67b on “Transitional provisions” is added. This article establishes procedures to be followed for the amendments of the afore-mentioned Local Development Plan and Planning Scheme.

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July 2014

Ordinance by the regional government of Burgenland amending the Burgenland Building Ordinance 2008.

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The present Ordinance introduces some amendments to the Burgenland Building Ordinance 2008 (LGBl. No. 63/2008). In particular, the Ordinance amends, inter alia, article 42 on «Implementation Notes and Information Procedure» establishing that with the present Ordinance the Commission Directive 2010/91/EU amending Council Directive 91/414/EEC to include metosulam as active substance and amending Decision 2008/934/EC of 10 December 2010 is implemented.

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May 2015