Welcome to the Saudi Arabia focus edition of Law Update.
One of the key markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) that continues to lead from the front is the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). As the largest country in the Middle East and the 18th largest economy in the world, the progress KSA continues to make is underpinned by its Vision 2030 that envisions developing the country as an investment powerhouse and hub that ultimately connects Asia, Europe, and Africa. Given Saudi Arabia’s significance to the regional economy, our team of experts have prepared a range of pertinent articles that provide insights into new laws, regulations, and the legal landscape in the Kingdom.
This edition will provide you with an up-to-date guide on matters such as; the framework issued by the Saudi Central Bank on IT governance, the anti-corruption landscape under Vision 2030; we also provide practical tips for dispute avoidance. This is only a snapshot; there are many more articles within the KSA focus section for you to read, which we hope you will find valuable and enjoyable.Read the edition
Ali Awad is a Senior Counsel in the Banking & Finance practice in Dubai.
Ali Awad is a Syrian national, having joined Al Tamimi & Company in 2002. He has extensive experience in the area of banking and finance, having acted mainly for the setting up of banks and different types of financial institutions regulated by the UAE Central Bank and the Securities and Commodities Authority.
Since joining Al Tamimi & Company, Ali has been involved in all areas of the banking and finance department, including:
2016 – General Law
1995 – Islamic Law
2016 – Registered with Legal Department of Dubai Ruler’s Court