Content Types: EventRegions & Countries: ChinaIndustries: Banking & FinanceServices: Financial ServicesInvestment Promotion
The next twelve months could turn out to be a pivotal year for China’s capital markets, the largest in the Asia-Pacific and the world’s third largest bond market. The proposed inclusion of Chinese yuan bonds in the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index, phased in over a 20-month period starting in April 2019, could further accelerate the participation of foreign investors.
Content Types: EventRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesServices: Investment Promotion
The Annual Investment Meeting is the world's leading and most established gathering of the international investment community, leading academics and experts showcasing up-to-date information, strategies and knowledge on attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesIndustries: Banking & FinanceServices: Legal
In a significant development, the Bankruptcy Circuit of the Abu Dhabi Court of First Instance has approved a restructuring application under Federal Decree No. (9) of 2016 on Bankruptcy (the “Bankruptcy Law”). Given it is the first time a restructuring application made pursuant to the Bankruptcy Law, it presents a useful opportunity to explore the circumstances in which the Court thought restructuring may be appropriate and how the law was...
Content Types: NewsletterRegions & Countries: GlobalIndustries: AllServices: All
CGA Monthly Bulletin (March 2019)
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesServices: Legal
A new Federal law has been introduced in the UAE in respect of product safety, obligations of suppliers, penalties and the process of filing grievances.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesIndustries: HealthcareServices: Legal
In late December 2018, the Ministry of Health (MOH) published a new annex (Annex 24) to the Private Healthcare Institutions Law, which provides for a licencing regime for Telemedicine and Remote Care Centres (Telemedicine Providers) in Saudi Arabia. Previously there were no licences available to Telemedicine Providers and it was a tolerated practice by the MOH.
Content Types: NewsletterRegions & Countries: TaiwanServices: Legal
On 25 January 2019, the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) issued a ruling to allow a securities investment trust enterprise (SITE) managing the ETF may also apply for approval to launch a feeder fund (ETF Feeder Fund) which only feeds to the ETF managed by the SITE (Master Fund).
Content Types: GuideRegions & Countries: AustraliaIndustries: EducationServices: Legal
Bond University will offer Australia’s first Master of Laws in Enterprise Governance, in a bid to better educate today and tomorrow’s corporate leaders on good governance and ethical leadership.
Content Types: EventRegions & Countries: GermanyIndustries: Commodities & Trade Information Technology...Services: Tax
Ten days left! The grace period for German VAT compliance for (non-EU) e-commerce sellers is ending!
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: ItalyIndustries: Banking & FinanceInformation TechnologyServices: Legal
In three recent decisions (Resolutions no. 20693, no. 20694 of 14 November 2018 and no. 20751 of 19 December 2018), the Italian Authority responsible for regulating and supervising the Italian financial markets (Consob) maintained its watchful, punctual, though discrete, regulatory stance on the new frontiers of financial innovation (fintech), in the context of a regulatory framework that did not take into specific consideration (yet?) the...