This Convention shall remain in force until terminated by a Contracting State. Either Contracting State may terminate the Convention at any time, after a period of five years following its entry into force, by giving a notice of termination, through diplomatic channels, at least six months before the end of any calendar year.
In such event the Convention shall cease to have effect:
- (a) in respect of taxes withheld at source-to amounts of income derived on or after 1 January in the calendar year next following the year in which the notice of termination has been given;
- (b) in respect of other taxes on income-for taxes derived on or after 1 January in the calendar year next following the year in which the notice of termination has been given.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned, being duly authorized thereto, by their respective overnments, have signed this Convention.
DONE in duplicate at Yerevan, this twenty-ninth day of June 2005, in the Armenian, Arabic and English languages, the texts being authentic. In case of divergence of interpretation, the English text shall prevail.
FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA:
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE AND ECONOMY OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA
FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC:
MOUHANNAD KHEDER SAYED AHMAD
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE OF THE SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC