Middle East & International News

KSA’s bankruptcy law to protect SMEs

The draft law will boost the private sector’s contribution to the development of trade and industry. According to Reuters, The new bankruptcy draft...

Punishable by law?

Penalties for using Virtual Private Networks and other similar devices in the UAE increased in cyber security law amendment. On July 22, the...

A strong start in 2016 for DIFC Courts

The DIFC Courts’ position as the region’s preeminent English-language business courts was reinforced in the first...

Mergers & Associations

Kennedys is merging with marine boutique Waltons & Morse to boost its City presence. The tie-up will increase Kennedys’ London headcount by 28 lawyers...

Mhairi Main Garcia elected vice chair of CEBC

Ashurst’s counsel has been elected as vice-chair of the Clean Energy Business Council (CEBC) alongside Chair, H.E. Dr. Nasser Saidi. CEBC is a...

Qatar’s new Health Insurance Law ready

The Ministry of Public Health of Qatar has announced that it has completed work on a...

Features

The Bribery Probe

With investigations into alleged bribery and corruption becoming more prominent globally, it is increasingly important for organisations (no matter where...

Sixty and Out?

According to the World Bank, the UAE is one of the top ten countries in the world that will experience...

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