This issue is filled with great insights and expert commentary on areas that are relevant to the legal landscape and highlight how the business community is embracing technology, media and telecommunications. There are various topics covered, from new ways of working and digital transformation in the finance sector to data protection regulatory updates and guidance. We also have a series of articles that focus on e-commerce across a number of jurisdictions.
You will also find insights from our lawyers around real estate analytics, tech trends, and data centres.
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Partner and Head of Advisory Ibtissem Lassoued (Regional Financial Crime practice) was featured on a guest segment for Bloomberg as she was invited this week to address the implications of the recently published Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index 2019.
Anti-corruption is a strategically important issue, not only for the Middle East but for all markets attempting to attract foreign investment. This year’s ranking showed positive moves for the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain which they will hope to build on in future.