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Teachers and Researchers

(1) A professor or teacher who visits one of the Contracting States for the purpose of teaching or engaging in research at a University or any other similarly recognised educational institution in that State and who, immediately before that visit was a resident of the other Contracting State shall be exempt from tax by the first-mentioned State in respect of any remuneration received for such teaching or research for a period not exceeding two years from the date of his first arrival in that State for such purpose. During the said period of two years, the other Contracting State shall also exempt him from tax in respect of such remuneration from the first-mentioned State in respect of the teaching or research.

(2) This Article shall not apply to income from research if such research is undertaken not in the public interest but primarily for the benefit of a specific person or persons.