In its continuing effort to broaden its diplomatic footprint, Barbados has, in the last three weeks, established diplomatic relations with Cambodia and Belarus.
This article explores the statutory powers which can be invoked by foreign litigants seeking to obtain evidence in the Cayman Islands under the Evidence (Proceedings in Other Jurisdictions)...
As a Member State of the United Nations (‘UN') and the European Union (‘EU'), the Republic of Cyprus has an obligation to enforce and implement
As the UK and the EU approach the end of the Brexit transition period, and their relationship as we know it, they enter the inevitably difficult final stages of negotiations...
On 21 October 2019, UK's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab and the Georgian Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani signed a Strategic Partnership and Cooperation agreement aimed
Like the late 19th and early 20th Century Scramble for Africa, the unilateral scramble for digital tax revenues by jurisdictions
Morrison & Foerster LLP
On Wednesday, October 14, 2020, the U.S. Department of State ("State") submitted a report to the U.S. Congress, as required under section 5(a) of the Hong Kong Autonomy Act ("HKAA"),...
The Sovereign Group
Hong Kong has had a lot to contend with over the last 18 months including country-wide protest action, Covid-19, the US-China trade war, not to mention the new National Security Laws and US
On 23 June, the Ministry for Economy, Investment and Small Business launched the Trade Malta Export Response Scheme...
The Customs Department notifies all economic operators that certain processes will be undertaken electronically/remotely as from 1 April, 2020.
On 25 August 2020, the National Sanctions Secretariat, which evolves under the aegis of the Prime Minister's Office of Mauritius, issued guidelines on the implementation of targeted financial...
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
UAE Cabinet Decision No. 58 / 2020 is to be implemented to regulate the minimum obligations of the corporate entities incorporated in the UAE mainland and in the non-financial free zones...
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
On Thursday 13 August 2020, the United Arab Emirates ("UAE") and Israel reached a landmark agreement: the two nations agreed to normalise diplomatic relations for the first time.
STA Law Firm
In International Law, extradition is when one state (Requesting state) requests another state (Requested state), to effect the return of a person for trial for a crime
STA Law Firm
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has entered into a cooperative arrangement with Egypt known as the 'Legal and Judicial Cooperation Agreement between the UAE and the Arab Republic of Egypt'...
In light of the unprecedented imposition of financial sanctions on certain individuals and entities in Hong Kong and Mainland China by the US government (US Sanctions)
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
In the recent Appellate case VTB -V- TARUTA, the Appellate Court upheld a decision of a 1st Instant Court, pursuant to which a direct application filed by a holder of a Russian Judgment for its...
Human settlements expanded from small communities in the countryside to well-fortified and self-sufficient urban centres.
Dezan Shira & Associates
The Presidents and Prime Ministers of Brazil, China, India, Russia and South Africa have just returned from the annual BRICS summit, held this year in Brasilia.
STA Law Firm
"Brexit", is a blend of words British and Exit and was coined by Peter Wilding. The Oxford English Dictionary in 2016 added...