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
I am pleased to announce that Mohamed Khodeir, a partner in our Corporate Commercial team, has assumed the role of acting head of our equity capital markets team.
Many of you will know Mohamed, who was a partner in our equity capital markets practice several years ago before heading our office in Qatar and then relocating to Egypt to establish our office in Cairo.
Mohamed recently re-joined the firm after acting as the CEO of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones in Egypt. Mohamed’s profile can be viewed here for your information.
Mohamed has been appointed to this position as Ahmed Ibrahim will be leaving the firm. Please direct any communications and requests for support relating to equity capital markets or securities market issues to Mohamed – email@example.com.
I am very much looking forward to building on the success of our equity capital markets practice across the Middle East, particularly at a time where markets in the region are becoming increasingly active.