The regional real estate, construction and hospitality sectors have been turned upside down over the last two years, with Covid-19 bringing these sectors to a halt. The impact of the pandemic remains, however, the resurrection of these vital sectors across the region is a welcome relief because they support the development of modern cities, which in turn have attracted commerce and tourism to the Middle East and North Africa.
This latest edition of Law Update, provides vital insights, updates and commentary on the latest trends taking shape across the real estate, construction, hotels and leisure sectors. The articles within this edition cover a broad range of topics, from what’s next for real estate in Dubai, to commentary on Saudi real estate, a market that is set to become the main bedrock of the region for years ahead. You will find articles on reforming real estate laws in Qatar, foreign investment and ownership in Oman, and mitigating risks on hotel construction projects and the lessons learnt from Covid.Read the full report
Saleh Al Obeidli, Senior Associate in firm’s newly launched Sports Law Practice has authored the UAE chapter of the book INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE SPORTS JUSTICE, published by the Sports Law and Policy Centre. The UAE chapter aims to provide an overview of sports justice in the United Arab Emirates as well as the UAE legal system. The chapter identifies the various sports bodies in the UAE, their function and the applicable regulations. Special focus on legislation specifically relating to the UAE Football Association and the National Olympic Committee is also provided.
Sports Law Policy Centre – http://www.slpc.eu