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Private sector welcomes Saudi Arabia’s draft PSP law

Saudi Arabia’s draft PSP law will give much-needed transparency to the private sector as the nation works towards its goal of becoming an investment powerhouse, says Pinsent Masons’ Tim Armsby

26 August 2018 6:00 AM By

The EU law affecting your business in the Middle East

You may have heard about GDPR and its impact on the region. Here’s what you need to know about Europe’s new data privacy law

24 July 2018 9:00 AM By

An end to 51 per cent local ownership in the UAE?

The steps to take in preparation for what could be the biggest shake-up in the business environment in the UAE for decades

27 June 2018 11:39 AM By

Project contracts fit for the 21st century

Following FIDIC’s release of its 2017 suite of Red, Yellow and Silver Books, Norton Rose Fulbright assesses whether the new provisions will suit users in the Middle East

01 May 2018 1:44 PM By

Harmonising privatisation in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh is taking a holistic approach to creating an environment in which public-private partnership projects can thrive, says law firm AS&H in cooperation with Clifford Chance

25 February 2018 6:00 AM By

Enforcing a freezing order

Parties must be proactive about collecting money before, during and after a dispute

27 November 2017 1:38 PM By

Beware the small print

A gap is emerging in the revenue protection available to developers of renewables IPPs

26 October 2017 10:51 AM By

Planning for an untimely death

Succession planning often only comes to the top of the agenda after it is too late

25 May 2017 8:15 AM By

Saudi Arabia prepares for labour charges

Provisions must be made for the kingdom’s upcoming employment law changes

21 February 2017 7:29 AM By

Be prepared for war

The majority of construction disputes are caused by poor contract administration

19 January 2017 4:01 AM By

Huge improvements with UAE bankruptcy law

The new law will become effective on 29 December and affords accelerated time frames and super priority funding among other features

14 December 2016 8:34 AM By

Bahrain IWPP to move ahead with refinancing

Arbitration on project resolved

07 December 2016 9:18 AM By

Kuwait’s PPP programme shapes up

First awards on horizon as framework comes together

29 November 2016 12:33 PM By

Kuwait needs standardised documents for PPP

One template would speed up implementation

28 November 2016 10:57 AM By

Kuwait considers finance reform

Laws under review include bankruptcy, credit checks

28 November 2016 7:41 AM By

Transformation in enforcement of arbitration awards in Saudi Arabia

Recent reforms to the kingdom’s arbitration system have sought to bring it in line with international standards

23 November 2016 4:26 AM By


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