ARGENTINA CONVENTIONS AND AGREEMENTS

30.01.48 Agreement on air transports.
05.02.51 Exoneration of income tax for air navigation companies.
10.06.58 Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards - the "New York" Convention (ratified on 14.03.93).
05.10.61 Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 abolishing the requirement of legalization for foreign public documents (Apostil) ratified on 12.08.88.
18.03.65 ICSID Convention for the settlement of investment disputes (Washington agreement).
18.11.65 The Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters. Adoption of the semi direct way: In France the central authority is the Ministry of Justice (Bureau de l'Entraide Civile et Commerciale Internationale).
14 .07.67 WIPO. Convention establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization.
30.01.75 Inter-American Convention on International Commercial Arbitration (Panama convention).
14.03.78 Hague Convention on the law applicable to Agency, in force on the 1 May 1992..
05.08.79 Inter-American Convention on the extra-territorial validity of foreign judgments and arbitral awards.
11.04.80 Vienna Convention on the International Sale of Goods, in force in Argentina since 1 May 1992.
08.12.80 Treaty of Montevideo establishing the LAIA (Latin American Integration Association).
03.03.81 Convention between France and Argentina on the avoidance of the double taxation and the prevention of fiscal exodus in matter of income tax. Additional clause approved on 21 April 2004.
13.07.83 Agreement on air transports.
17.10.83 Additional agreement on the cooperation in matter of tourism.
26.03.91 Treaty of Asuncion establishing the "common market of the southern cone" (MERCOSUR) between Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay. In place since 31 december 1994.
02.07.91 Convention between France and Argentina on judicial cooperation entered into force on 01.11.92. The purpose of this convention is the cooperation in civil, commercial and social matters and in the matter of decisions issued by criminal courts that settle the civil action on damages. It provides also the exchange of information.
03.07.91 Agreement between France and Argentina on the promotion and mutual protection of investments (published in France by the 17.12.92 Act).
24.03.93 Financial Protocol between France and Argentina on Partnership.
17.12.94 Ouro Preto Protocol: Additional Protocol to the Treaty of Asuncion on the Institutional Structure of MERCOSUR. Possession of the legal personality and establishment of a Common External Tariff since 01.01.95, MERCOSUR Custom Code.
01.01.95 MERCOSUR enters into force.
01.01.95 WTO. World Trade Organization.
12.04.95 Abolishment of short stay visa.
26.09.95 Convention between France and Argentina on Exchange of Professional Trainee (Official Journal 22.01.97).
15.12.95 Framework agreement MERCOSUR/ EUROPEAN UNION.
05.02.97 Agreement in form of exchange of letters between the French and the Argentine governments with regard to the employment of people that work for members of official missions.
16.04.98 Free trade agreement MERCOSUR/ Andean Group, tariffs alignment
12.02.02 2002.168 Act: Convention on criminal judicial mutual aid is authorized
14.01.04 2004.54 Act authorizing the approval of the Agreement between France and Argentina on the Cooperation in matter of Defense. Decree N2004-418 of 11 May 2004, signed in Paris on 14 December 1988, ratified in Argentina by the 25.251 Act promulgated on 26 June 2000, not in force in Argentina on November 2004.
21.04.04 2004.339 Act authorizing the approval of the Additional Clause to the Convention between France and Argentina on the avoidance of the double taxation