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
In a move to reassure its citizens and the commercial sector of the Government’s commitment towards safeguarding the economy and national welfare in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, H.E The Minister of Finance and National Economy Sheikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa introduced an unprecedented stimulus package of 4.3 Billion Bahraini Dinars to facilitate a comprehensive support scheme for citizens, residents and businesses.
An official publication by the Bahrain News Agency (BNA) highlighted the following eight key policy mechanisms aimed at ameliorating the widespread effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on households and industries across Bahrain:
The swift and comprehensive measures taken by the Government of Bahrain in response to COVID-19 are consistent with the Government’s ongoing steadfast commitment to pro-actively prioritise the health, safety and well-being of its citizens, residents and businesses during these times.
Al Tamimi & Company are here to assist our clients at this difficult time. We are integrated into the business life and community of Bahrain. Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can help in any way: