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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

Aug-2019
FRA Issues Interpretation on C

On 5 August 2019, the Egyptian Gazette published the Financial Regulatory Authority (“FRA”) Decision No. 90 of 2019

Aug-2019
Cabinet’s Investment Disputes

Approved last month and issued in the Official Gazette on 16 July 2019, Law 133 of 2019[1] grants two min

Aug-2019
The Establishment of an Arbitr

On 11 July 2019, the President issued a decree (the “Decree”) to establish an arbitration centre for the settlement of disputes arising from t

Aug-2019
Deadline to Submit Financial S

On 22 July 2019, the Board of the Financial Regulatory Authority (“FRA”) decided to extend the deadline for listed companies and FRA-supervise

Aug-2019
FRA Instructs Financial Leasin

This week, the Financial Regulatory Authority (“FRA”) published a decision on its website amending previous FRA Decision No. 7 of 2019

Aug-2019
Regulations for Microfinance I

Earlier this month, the board of the Financial Regulatory Authority (“FRA”) published its decision No. 87 of 2019 (the “Decision”)

Jul-2019
ERRADA’s Board of Trustees Rec

A recent Prime Ministerial Decree No. 1652 of 2019[1] published earlier this month brought about the reco

Jul-2019
New Decision on Work Permits f

On 16 July 2019, the Egyptian Gazette published Ministry of Manpower Decision No. 146 of 2019 with the conditions and procedures for work perm

Jul-2019
Executive Regulations Issued f

On 8 July 2019, the Official Gazette published Prime Minister Decree No. 1631 of 2019[1] with the executi

Jul-2019
Amendments to the Registration

On 11 July 2019, Decision No. 79 of 2019 (“Decision 79/2019”)[1] by the board of the Financial Regulatory

Jul-2019
Listed Companies Explicitly Ex

On 7 July 2019, the Egyptian Gazette published a decision by the Minister of Investment amending Article (205) of the Executive Regulations of

Jul-2019
GAFI’s Manual for Valuations R

The General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (“GAFI”) recently published on its website its Chairman Decision No. 853 of 2019,