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Importers/Contractors Licensing

Issue 89, 13 March 2017

In this newsletter, we provide two important updates on: (i) Importers’ Licensing; and (ii) Construction Licensing.

I. New Amendments To Importers Registry Law.

… Opening a way for foreigners to engage in importation.

• The latest attempt by the Egyptian government to entice foreigner investors has produced crucial amendments to Law […]

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Update on Corporate Governance Rules

Issue 90, 9 April 2017

Update on Corporate Governance Rules

• At the end of 2016, the board of directors of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA) issued a decision replacing the corporate governance rules applicable on companies working in securities defined below. The deadline for the complete adherence to all the corporate governance rules is 30 […]

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Egypt’s New NGOs Law – More Restrictions & Harsher Penalties

Issue 92, 04 June 2017

Egypt’s New NGOs Law – More Restrictions & Harsher Penalties

….Egypt’s NGOs Law could not get any worse, you thought… Think again.

Have you been waiting for the issuance of a new NGOs Law with the hope that it will make operations easier for civil society in Egypt? Unfortunately, Law 70/2017 issuing the […]

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Update on Several New EFSA Decisions

Issue 91, 30 May 2017

Update on Several New EFSA Decisions

…Affecting Financing & Factoring Companies

 

On 19 April 2017, the board of directors of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (“EFSA”) issued two decisions:

        • EFSA Decision 60/2017 (“First Decision”) authorizing companies to undertake more than one financing activity (financial leasing, mortgage financing and factoring); and
        • EFSA Decision 46/2017 (“Second Decision”) introducing some […]

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