Middle East & International News

Hacked firms to be fined in Qatar

Qatar companies could be fined up to QR5 million (USD1.37 million) if they fail to prevent...

News from DIFC & ADGM

The College of Law at Ajman University of Science and Technology and The Academy of Law...

KSA approves tax and investment rules

Saudi Arabia’s cabinet approved a tax on undeveloped urban land and rules allowing foreign investors to own 100 percent of retail and wholesale...

Public Tenders Law passed in Kuwait

The National Assembly of Kuwait passed the new public tenders law which governs the awarding of public projects worth billions of dinars every...

New law on foreign investment in QFC

A law governing the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), aimed at simplifying procedures for foreign investors, will...

Hydrocarbon contracts published under open data

Tunisia officially began the publication of documents on all oil agreements signed in Tunisia, minister of...

Features

Beyond Borders: The Future of Dealmaking

  Herbert Smith Freehills in association with FT Remark produced the first edition of the global cross-border M&A report, revealing...

A New ‘Super Regulator’

DLA Piper analyses Dubai’s new Economic Security Centre, set up to combat fraud, bribery and the financing of terrorism. A...

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