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Banks have been dropping customers who have business ties with Iran
Clyde & Co
After years of economic stagnation Iran is preparing for the post-sanctions era following the historic Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action reached by the P5+1 on 14 July.
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Four years after the building was stormed by protestors, the foreign secretary Philip Hammond has reopened the British embassy in Tehran, Iran.
As Africa's largest law firm, ENSafrica has a strong presence in Namibia. After all, Bloomberg recently named Namibia as the top emerging economy in Africa, and the 13th highest in the world.
The Namibian Competition Act was promulgated in 2003, and has been in force since March 2008. As under the South African competition law regime, the Namibian Act also contains merger regulation provisions.
The VAT Act contains several prescribed methods on treating VAT, accounting for VAT and declaring VAT.
Government Gazettes for the period February to March 2012 are covered in this edition.
The Income Tax Act was amended in December 2011 to introduce tax on amounts received for the alienation of a right or license to explore, mine or retrieve natural resources in Namibia.
Setting polling day in the Majlis Al Shura 8th term elections
Sultani Decree No. 33/2015 - Promulgating an amendment to Article 43 of the Civil Status Law (SD 66/99).
The legislation will fill a large gap in a key area of capital market activity in Oman and practitioners in other financial centres will find it familiar reading.
As we reported last year, the Omani Authority for Partnership for Development was established in 2014 to oversee and manage Oman's offset regime, the Partnership for Development programme.
Ministerial Decision No. 152/2015 - Amending some provisions of the regulations on honouring sporting achievers (Ministerial Decision 231/2008).
In recent years businesses in Saudi Arabia, or those seeking to commence business operations, have dealt with a rapidly changing legislative landscape.
When a technology is a novel and inventive process, machine or composition ("invention"), contractors and engineering consultants in the construction industry in Saudi Arabia should ask.
Pre-qualification is used to identify contractors who have the necessary experience, know-how and resources to successfully carry out a particular scope of work or project.
So you have taken your claim through the prescribed contractual procedures to try and resolve it amicably but this has failed.
In recent years, the UAE property market has experienced significant changes due to the enactment of new laws regulating the registration of off-plan property sales.
An effective date of 31 December 2015 has been recorded on the aforementioned guideline.
The Kit Kat shape saga goes on and on. A few months back we reported on how the Advocate General ("AG") of the EU had written an opinion on the issue of an opposition by Cadbury (now Mondelez) to Nestle's application to register the four-fingered shape of its Kit Kat chocolate bar as a UK trade mark .
Foreign companies that do business in South Africa through local agents or distributors may be encouraged by a recent South African trade mark decision.
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The South African Government has recently embarked on an exclusive breastfeeding strategy in South Africa.
With effect from 1 April 2015, the business of a hedge fund has been declared to be a collective investment scheme ("CIS") in terms of section 63 of the Collective Investment Schemes Control Act 45 of 2000 ("CISCA").
On 24 November 2013, the E3/EU+3, together with Iran, agreed the Joint Plan of Action ("JPOA"), which relaxed some of the sanctions imposed against Iran by the EU and the United States.
With the exception of the limited sanctions relief provided under the November 24, 2013, Joint Plan of Action, which will be extended until the JCPOA is implemented, all sanctions against Iran remain in place...