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In this edition, we feature an entire section dedicated to COP28 where we share insights and intelligence through conversations we have had with leading experts from across the region. This includes articles and podcasts that delve into the most pertinent topics, such as COP28’s call to action for corporates, ESG reporting, and the UAE’s Net Zero vision.
Beyond the focus on Energy and Climate we feature articles covering important updates that look into a variety of areas, such as UAE consumer protection law, an overview of the Federal Civil Family Law for Non-Muslim Foreigners in the UAE, and from Kuwait we discuss the management of companies. As always, in our final section we continue to share with you real life judgements that provide context to the legal landscape in the region.Read the full edition
As of the 8th of August 2023, the UAE Government has announced the issuance of new regulations governing the practice of healthcare professionals, healthcare facilities and veterinary facilities.
According to official news sources, here are some key highlights from the announcement:
All of the above statements are from official announcements obtained from official news sources, we will provide further updates once the laws have been issued in the official gazette.
For further updates regarding the latest developments in the UAE health sector, please contact Andrea Tithecott or Raesa Afzal.
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