Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: Saudi ArabiaIndustries: Tourism
In an effort to further develop relations with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Hon. Ian Gooding-Edghill, signed a Tourism Memorandum of Understanding and an Air Service Agreement with Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Tourism, H.E. Ahmed Al Khateeb, and Minister of Transport and Logistic Services, H.E. Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, respectively.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: Saudi ArabiaServices: Legal
On Tuesday 5th July 2022, the Council of Ministers has approved the long-awaited new Companies’ Law (“New Law”). The New Law was enacted by Cabinet Resolution No. 678, dated 29/11/1443H (corresponding to 28th June 2022) and ratified by Royal Decree No. (M/132), dated 01/12/1443H (corresponding to 30th June 2022), and consists of (281) articles. The New Law, which is in line with the Kingdom’s 2030 Vision, introduces new changes, allows greater...
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: Saudi ArabiaIndustries: Pharma/BiotechServices: Legal
The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (“SFDA”) published a draft initiative, the “Procedure to deal with patents when registering generic products in SFDA" (the “Initiative"). The Initiative has been published on the Saudi Public Consultation Platform website for consultancy purposes and the SFDA has invited the public and pharmaceutical companies to submit their feedback by 16 June 2022.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: Saudi ArabiaIndustries: Pharma/BiotechMedical & Health
Saudi Arabia has positioned itself as a hub for healthcare and pharmaceutical companies in the GCC region and in recent years, has been providing further regulatory coverage for companies seeking to conduct clinical trials in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Food and Drug General Authority (“SFDA”) has published guidelines on conducting clinical trials in Saudi Arabia – these include the Guideline for Good Clinical Practice, Regulations and Requirements...