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Implementation of the Value Added Tax in the United Arab Emirates

Introduction
In February 2016, the Ministry of Finance announced the introduction of Value Added Tax (“VAT”) in the UAE, and has ended a long period of speculation and discussion of “when” and “if” VAT would be introduced.

According to the announcement, the UAE will impose VAT at a […]

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Mergers and Acquisitions – the legal considerations

Mergers and acquisitions, whether from the perspective of the Seller or the Buyer entail considerable preparation, research, adjustment, and due diligence. In most jurisdictions, including the UAE, in spite of the market’s relatively small size, only a minority of mergers and acquisitions successfully conclude without snags.
While […]

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European and Middle East guide to Litigation, Arbitration and ADR.

Meritas Law Firms Worldwide is proud to present its European and Middle East Guide to Litigation, Arbitration and ADR. If you are facing a dispute in Europe or the Middle East, this guide will help you navigate some of the key issues and jurisdictional differences that you may […]

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BSA’s Firm Focus

Regional insight, global outlook
Rooted in local heritage with a focus on building relationships, BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates’ key strength lies in their ability to look beyond the law for their clients.

It’s been a busy year at BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates (BSA […]

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BSA in association with Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) hosts a business road-show for 300 leading French companies

BSA together with JAFZA organized a four-day road-show in Paris and Lyon, which included seminars and networking events with 300 of France’s most prominent companies from a range of industry sectors.

The road-show presented Dubai as a key business hub and promoted the expansion […]

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International investments in UAE – Leading the way in the Middle East

Speaker at the Intax Expo Middle East

Hosted by Intax Group, at the Conrad Hotel, Dubai on 16 – 17 March 2015

Topic: International investments in UAE: Leading the way in the Middle East

Presenter: Rima Mrad

Key Discussion Points:

• UAE: Business Environment
• Foreign Investments Growth in the UAE […]

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Middle East: UAE Report – The boom is back

The United Arab Emirates has well and truly bounced back from the financial crisis on 2009-2010. Infrastructure construction has returned to full swing, while M&A deals abound, which means more work for law firms both in terms of deals as well as the resulting arbitration […]

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5th Annual Middle East & Africa Insurance Summit

Regulatory and Advisory Partners at the 5th Annual Middle East & Africa Insurance Summit

Hosted by Fleming Gulf on 19 – 20 January 2015 at Habtoor Grand Resort & Spa Hotel, Dubai , UAE.

Regulatory Panel: Overview on regulations and market changes – Impact on the Middle East and Africa Insurance […]

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BSA and ISFIN host Islamic business networking reception in Dubai.

The reception took place in Dubai on 29 October 2014, during the World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) which was held on 28 – 30 October at Madinat Jumeirah conference. WEIF is the largest event worldwide for the Islamic economy.

BSA and ISFIN  collaboratively presented the opportunities for Dubai as […]

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BSA, JAFZA and Dumon & Partners host reception in Paris, to celebrate the French Emirati friendship.

The reception, which took place in Paris on 23 October on the occasion of the SIAL (the largest global international food products exhibition) and the Paris Art Fair, was held at a prestigious private residence along Avenue de Messine. The event was attended by a selection of UAE […]

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Country report – UAE: Leading the way in the Middle East

The past month witnessed the announcement of several pieces of groundbreaking news fostering the growth and presence of Shariah compliant products in the Middle Eastern market. The latest developments are pushing hard at the limits and boundaries of the Islamic finance industry as serious new players are coming […]

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