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Contract win for Lebanon Slaughterhouse design
2018 – March LTS wins contract for Lebanon slaughterhouse design to be truly Halal and permit minimally-stressed livestock ensuring that the meat is soft and tender.
Contract to develop a “Disease Combat and Control Strategy for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia”.
2018 – July. LTS will examine the current livestock, aquatic animal, and poultry disease situation in Saudi Arabia and the attendant risks to the nations people, livestock fish, poultry and aquatic life.
Contract to undertake a feasibility study in Sudan
2018 – August LTS won a contract to undertake a feasibility study that could lead to the development of an OIE-Disease-free Compartment for livestock and a separate livestock quarantine on Sudan. The results of the feasibility study are expected to result in a design, construction supervision, and operations management for LTS.
LTS granted “Approval in principal” for the establishment of Kenya’s first Agriculture and livestock Export Processing Zone (EPZ)
2019 – February. LTS has been given “approval in principal” for the establishment of the Nation’s first Agriculture and livestock Export Processing Zone (EPZ) in Kenya. Once finalized and gazette, this will provide:
- LTS with 10-year corporate income tax holiday and a 25% tax rate for a further 10 years thereafter (except for EPZ commercial enterprises)
- 10 year withholding tax holiday on dividends and other remittances to non-resident parties (except for EPZ commercial license enterprises)
- Perpetual exemption from VAT and customs import duty on inputs