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The Ministry of Trade and Industry issued last week two decisions pertaining to Export Councils. The first decision organizes the legal and administrative structure of Export Councils in general while the second decision recomposes the board of directors of a number of key Councils. This

Oct-2019
FRA Mandates Women’s Represent

Two new decisions by the board of the Financial Regulatory Authority (“FRA”) were recently published in the Egyptian Gazette, mandating women’

Oct-2019
Cabinet Issues New Regulations

On 18 September 2019, the Cabinet issued Decree No. 30 of 2019 (the “Decree”),[1] stipulating the regulat

Oct-2019
The Executive Regulations of t

The ride-hailing apps law was issued last year following widespread debates by virtue of Law No. 87 of 2018 that regulates land transportation

Sep-2019
Cabinet Issues Licensing Regul

On 28 August 2019, Cabinet Decree No. 25 of 2019 (the “Decree”)[1] was published in the Official Gazette,

Sep-2019
New Social Insurance and Pensi

Last month finally witnessed the publishing of the new Social Insurance and Pensions Law No. 148 of 2019 (the “Law”)

Sep-2019
A New Law Governing the Egypti

On 25 August 2019, Law No. 151 of 2019 (the “Law”)[1] was published in the Official Gazette, formally est

Sep-2019
CBE Circular on the Export and

As part of completing the reform procedures pertaining to foreign currency in Egypt, the Central Bank of Egypt (“CBE”) issued on 7 August 2019

Aug-2019
The New Civil Society Law

With the President’s ratification and its publication in the Official Gazette on 19 August 2019, the new Civil Society Law (the “Law”)

Aug-2019
Amendments to the Mineral Reso

On 7 August 2019, a law was published amending the Mineral Resources Law of 2014 (the “Law”).[1] The amen

Aug-2019
Economic Courts Law Amended

On 7 August 2019, the Official Gazette published Law No. 146 of 2019 amending the Economic Courts Law of 2008 (the “Amendment”).

Aug-2019
Amendments to the Investment L

This week the Official Gazette published Law No. 141 of 2019[1] amending some of the provisions of Invest

Aug-2019
The Supreme Constitutional Cou

The Official Gazette recently published the Supreme Constitutional Court’s (“SCC”) ruling[1] on the const