MInistry of Commerce

News & Analysis as of

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1175

Sultani Decrees - Sultani Decree No. 1/2017 - Ratifying the General Budget of State for Fiscal Year 2017 - Enacted on 1 January 2017. Effective from 1 January 2017 ...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1174

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Justice - Ministerial Decision No. 261/2016 - Amending Ministerial Decision No. 1020/2009 (on rights of audience for Omani and non-Omani lawyers). This decision extends the...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1173

Royal Orders Conferring Honours - Diwan of Royal Court - Royal Protocol - Order conferring the Sultan Qaboos Award for Culture, Science, Arts and Literature (First Class) to HE Dr. Hamadoun Touré, former...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1172

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Heritage & Culture - Ministerial Decision No. 212/2016 - Issuing the Regulations on cultural initiatives - Issued on 5 December 2016. Effective from the day after its...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1171

Royal Orders Conferring Honours - Diwan of Royal Court - Royal Protocol - Order conferring the Oman Civil Order (Second Class) on HE John Kerry, US Secretary of State, in recognition of his efforts to serve...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1170

Ministerial Decisions - Diwan of Royal Court - Diwan Decision No. 29/2016 - Amending certain provisions of the Executive Regulations of the Municipal Councils Law. Issued on 6 November 2016. Effective from the day...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1169

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Ministerial Decision No. 390/2016 - Publicising the Omani-Swiss Friendship Association. Issued on 24 October 2016. Effective from the day after its publication...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1166

Sultani Decrees - Sultani Decree No. 46/2016 - Ratifying the memorandum of understanding between the Government of the Sultanate of Oman and the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1165

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Health - Ministerial Decision No. 199/2016 - Determining the working hours of people in medical and medical support jobs at state medical institutions (civil and...more

The Oman Update - 1163

Recognising a Gulf unified standard as a mandatory Omani standard. This decision relates to GSO ISO 6935 (Parts I-III) on steel reinforced concrete. Issued on 7 September 2016. Effective 6 months after the date of...more

Comity Over Competition in Vitamin C Antitrust Litigation

Forced to choose between the competing concerns of international comity and United States antitrust law in In re: Vitamin C Antitrust Litigation, a unanimous panel of the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit decided this...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1160

Local Orders and Decisions - Office of the Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar - Local Order No. 2/2016 - Regulating the movement of vehicles and the use of public car parks in the Governorate of...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1158

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Housing - Ministerial Decision No. 67/2016 - On charging fees to register those licenced to practice as a real estate agents in the Ministry of Housing....more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1156

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Manpower - Ministerial Decision No. 217/2016 Concerning the regulation of the employment of minors and the businesses and professions in which they may be employed. Issued on...more

Implementation of Policy Allowing Complete Foreign Ownership in E-Commerce Operations Nationwide in China

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology Issues the First Value-Added Telecom Services License to an E-Commerce Wholly Foreign Owned Enterprise. Background - Historically, foreign investors were...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1152

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Heritage and Culture - Ministerial Decision No. 136/2016 Determining the fees for visiting museums affiliated to the Ministry of Heritage and Culture....more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1151

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Tourism - Ministerial Decision No. 39/2016 Issuing the Executive Regulations of the Tourism Law (enacted by Sultani Decree No. 33/2002). This Decision repeals and replaces...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1141

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Environment & Climate Affairs - Ministerial Decision No. 20/2016 Issuing the regulations for the management of climate affairs. The climate affairs regulations issued under...more

Kuwait introduces new Agency Law: franchisors take note

The State of Kuwait recently enacted Law No. 13 of 2016 (the Agency Law) on the regulation of commercial agencies in Kuwait, explicitly overturning the former agency law. The Agency Law introduces material changes to the...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1143

Sultani Decrees - Sultani Decree No. 20/2016 Ratifying the Agreement between the Government of the Sultanate of Oman and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany on mutual exemption from visa requirements for...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1140

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Manpower - Ministerial Decision No. 74/2016 Disbanding some trade unions. A list of 16 trade unions and the reasons for their disbanding is attached to the Decision...more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1139

Sultani Decrees - Sultani Decree No. 17/2016 According public utility status to the project to implement Phase III of the railway track (Fahoud – Duqm). Enacted on 17 March 2016....more

New Saudi Arabian Companies Law

The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Commerce and Industry and Capital Market Authority confirm grace periods for joint stock companies to comply with specific provisions of the new Companies Law....more

The Oman Update - Official Gazette 1142

Ministerial Decisions - Ministry of Information - Ministerial Decision No. 42/2016 Amending some provisions of the implementing regulations of the Press and Publications Law. Issued on 5 April 2016. Effective from...more

New agency law in Kuwait

The State of Kuwait recently enacted Law No. 13 of 2016 (Agency Law) on the regulation of commercial agencies in Kuwait, explicitly overturning the former agency law. The Agency Law introduces material changes to the...more

29 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 2
Cybersecurity

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.

Already signed up? Log in here

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.
×