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ARTICLE 8

Confidentiality

(1) All information received by the competent authority of a Contracting Party shall be kept confidential.

(2) Information provided to the competent authority of the Requesting Party may be used for purposes other than the purposes stated in Article 1 with the prior express written consent of the Requested Party.

(3) Information provided shall be disclosed only to persons or authorities (including judicial and administrative authorities) concerned with the purposes specified in this Agreement and used by such persons or authorities only for such purposes. For these purposes, information may be disclosed in public court proceedings or in judicial decisions.

(4) Information provided to a Requesting Party under this Agreement may not be disclosed to any other jurisdiction without the express written consent of the competent authority of the Requested Party.