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UAE Launches Long-Term Residency System For Non-Citizens
The UAE recently allowed select categories of foreigners to apply for long-term visas for themselves and their families, including investors and entrepreneurs who meet certain conditions
United Arab Emirates
15 Aug 2019
Is There A Specific Legislation Regulating E-Signatures In The UAE?
UAE Federal Law No.1 of 2006 concerning electronic transactions and commerce (e-commerce law) regulates electronic signatures (e-signatures) in the UAE.
United Arab Emirates
12 Jul 2019
Investing In KSA
Saudi Arabia has become a key investment hub over the years as it seeks to diversify its oil-dependent economy.
Saudi Arabia
10 Jul 2019
100% Foreign Ownership For 13 Sectors In The UAE
Following the enactment of the UAE Federal Law No. 19 of 2018 on Foreign Direct Investment ("FDI LAW"), the UAE Cabinet has announced the positive list of activities covered by and benefiting from Article 7-3 of the FDI Law.
United Arab Emirates
5 Jul 2019
Potential 100% Ownership For Business Investors In Oman
With a population that grew by 8% between 2014 and 2015, demand for financial, tourism, hospitality and manufacturing services is rapidly growing as Oman's government moves towards
United Arab Emirates
16 Apr 2019
Abu Dhabi Social Support Authority
The Emirate of Abu Dhabi, under the guidance of its leadership, aims to adopt a series of care programs and initiatives to improve the quality of life of its citizens by providing adequate housing,
United Arab Emirates
11 Apr 2019
Legal Considerations In An Increasingly Diverse Defence Market
The IDEX conference just concluded last week in Abu Dhabi demonstrated the intertwining nature of the threats that the world currently faces in dealing with malevolent actors ...
United Arab Emirates
4 Mar 2019
A Practical Guide To Saudi Arabia's Anti Money Laundering Law
The main law governing money laundering in Saudi Arabia is Saudi Arabia Cabinet Decision No. 80/1439, approving the Anti‐Money Laundering Law (the "AML"), and its Implementing Regulations
United Arab Emirates
22 Feb 2019
Introduction To Company Acquisitions In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia
The general process an Acquisition Transaction undergoes shares several similarities with similar types of transactions in other jurisdictions. Notwithstanding, the prevalent regulations...
Saudi Arabia
14 Dec 2018
Six Things That Can Get You Arrested In Oman
Oman laws reflect the fact that it is an Islamic country. Local traditions, customs, laws and religions shall be respected at all times...
12 Dec 2018
The UAE Foreign Direct Investment Law
A landmark law that will allow foreign investors to own 100 percent of companies in the United Arab Emirates, limited to specific industries, will be fully implemented by the end of 2018.
United Arab Emirates
12 Nov 2018
Abu Dhabi Dual Licenses - From Initiative To Administrative Decision
Following the announcement made by the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADED) on September 15th, 2018 launching the first phase of its Dual Licenses Initiative (DLI) to allow offshore...
United Arab Emirates
12 Nov 2018
The UAE Foreign Direct Investment Law - What Can We Expect?
A landmark law that will allow foreign investors to own 100 percent of companies in the United Arab Emirates, limited to specific industries, will be fully implemented by the end of 2018.
United Arab Emirates
9 Nov 2018
The Legal 500 & The In-House Lawyer Comparative Legal Guide UAE: Bribery & Corruption
There are numerous anti-corruption and bribery laws in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Firstly, the UAE has ratified the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) pursuant to Federal Decree Law No. 8 of 2006.
United Arab Emirates
10 Oct 2018
Brexit, Market Access & The DIFC
Brexit was a decision that shook the financial world.
United Arab Emirates
13 Sep 2018
Cybercrime New Amendment Law In The UAE
The President of UAE passed a law amendment number 2 of 2018 on UAE Cybercrime law to amend the sanctions under articles 26, 28 and 42 of the said law ("Cybercrime New Amendment").
United Arab Emirates
21 Aug 2018
Q&A: Legal Considerations For Construction In Saudi Arabia
1. Is a local partner required in any part of the construction process?
Saudi Arabia
13 Aug 2018
Setting Up A Business In KSA
Over the years the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has become a place of interest for many investors around the world. For businesses wishing to expand into international markets, KSA is the perfect choice.
Saudi Arabia
10 Apr 2018
Key New Regulations Implemented Under Saudi's New Crown Prince
Saudi Arabia has seen a flood of changes in the last year, primarily led by its ambitious reform programme Vision 2030 – unveiled last year by current Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Saudi Arabia
21 Aug 2017
Warning To Contractors Dealing With GCC Governments
Offsets aim to create long-term projects that diversify and support strategic economic sectors so as to optimize a state's national capabilities.
United Arab Emirates
24 May 2017
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