UK Government issues Cyber Security Regulation and Incentives Review
14.03.2017 | Business & Finance
This follows an extensive consultation with a wide range of commercial and non-commercial stakeholders and presents the Government’s position on cyber risk regulation and management in the private sector.
Arbitrability of lease agreements in the UAE
09.03.2017 | Commercial Real Estate, Business & Finance
The issue is obviously important to the parties who want to know whether they can submit a real estate dispute to arbitration, whether the arbitration clauses in their existing contracts will be upheld, and whether any of the awards that have been already issued are enforceable in the UAE.
One Belt One Road (OBOR)
27.10.2016 | Shipping, Energy, International Trade & Commodities, Business & Finance
One Belt One Road (OBOR) is arguably the most ambitious and controversial capital and infrastructure project of the 21st century. Led by the government in China this long term investment will involve 65 countries and impact 4.4 billion people.
London real estate market still attractive to overseas investors following Brexit
09.08.2016 | Business & Finance
Following Brexit, we have seen an increase in investment from overseas investors looking to invest in what they see as a discounted market helped by the drop in the value of the pound.
Brexit begins: What are the implications for your business?
24.06.2016 | Business & Finance, Energy, Insurance & Reinsurance, International Trade & Commodities, Shipping
Yesterday, the UK electorate voted to leave the European Union by 51.9% to 48.1%. This will start a process with profound political, economic and social consequences for the UK and its neighbouring European countries.
EU Parliament Approves Data Protection Reform Package
12.05.2016 | Employment, Business & Finance
The European Parliament has formally approved the EU's general data protection reform package. The current EU rules are contained in the Data Protection Directive (“DPD”) which dates back to 1995.