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November 21, 2017
The UAE Ministry of Finance has announced the Executive Regulation for the Federal Decree-Law ...
October 24, 2017
Dubai is the fastest growing healthcare market within the GCC and is becoming an increasingly attractive sector for investors. Afridi & Angell explain the key drivers and options available to investors ...
October 11, 2017
The United Arab Emirates Federal Tax Authority has commenced accepting registrations for Value Added Tax through its online portal ....
October 4, 2017
The UAE has issued substantive law on Value Added Tax (VAT) and Excise Tax ...
October 4, 2017
Technology, disputes, UAE-China and Malaysia trade ...
September 20, 2017
The private joint stock company is one of the forms of company contemplated by UAE Federal Law No. 2 of 2015 concerning commercial companies ...
August 15, 2017
Under the VAT regime, businesses will be collecting taxes on behalf of the government and will file tax returns accordingly ...
May 4, 2017
Centre for Amicable Settlement of Disputes can no longer mediate disputes when a bank is a party to such dispute ....
March 29, 2017
The UAE has embarked on an ambitious undertaking by introducing new business friendly mutual funds regulations to stimulate the UAE funds industry and provide the foundation for a more developed regional funds regime in the Gulf Cooperation Council ...
February 6, 2017
The United Arab Emirates’ much-awaited new bankruptcy law is a positive step forward for the country’s insolvency regime. If implemented constructively and embraced within ...
January 19, 2017
The new Pledge Law of the UAE was enacted on 12 December 2016 ...
November 30, 2016
Two Cabinet Decisions have been issued which provide guidance on the implementation of the Competition Law, particularly on market share thresholds and on small and medium establishments.
November 30, 2016
The UAE Penal Code was amended to introduce the concept of criminal liability for arbitrators, experts, and translators who issue dishonest and partial decisions and opinions.
November 23, 2016
Perhaps the most important new feature of the new Law is the introduction of a regime that allows for protection and reorganization of distressed businesses ...
September 21, 2016
The Emirates Insurance Authority prepared a draft regulation concerning marketing of insurance policies by banks in the UAE.