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
Partner Munir Suboh received an appreciation certificate and award from the Director General of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) at Dubai Police, Major General Khalil Al-Mansoori. Munir, who has actively participated and worked on numerous successful initiatives including criminal cases on behalf of brand owners, has been recognised for his continuous efforts, outstanding work and contribution to the CID’s fight against counterfeit and illicit trade crimes.
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) is responsible for ensuring the public’s safety and continuously monitors the Dubai market for illicit trade, commercial fraud and forgery among other illegal activities that are taking place.