The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Oman’s tax landscape is changing rapidly. In 2019, excise tax was implemented in Oman. In 2021, VAT was implemented in Oman. The corporate income tax legislation has been subject to ongoing significant amendments. On the horizon, personal income tax may potentially be introduced on high income earners. It is increasingly important for taxpayers to assess the impact of tax developments in Oman on their business to ensure continuous compliance and mitigate any tax risks. Join our our award-winning Taxation team and catch insights on the key tax developments and issues in Oman, and what businesses should be doing to manage their tax risk. Speakers: – Ahmed Al Barawani – Partner, Corporate Commercial – Shiraz Khan – Partner, Head of Tax – Ioannis Nanos – Transfer Pricing Advisor – Janet Gooi – Senior Associate, Tax – Qasim Hussain – Associate, tax