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  • Riad & Riad represents the Italian energy group Eni in the significant deal to reopen Egypt’s Dammietta LNG plant

    Posted in News on Jan 02, 2021

    Riad & Riad represents the Italian energy group Eni in the significant deal reached with Spanish gas firm Naturgy and Egyptian partners to resolve disputes over Damietta liquefaction plant in Egypt. The agreements reached pave the way for the restart of the Damietta plant as stated by Eni in a statement on 1 December 2020

  • Riad & Riad won a claim against the Egyptian Notary Public for the refund of unduly collected notarization fees

    Posted in News on Dec 28, 2020

    Riad & Riad has successfully represented a leading multinational food manufacturing company in connection with a claim against the Egyptian Notary Public Authority for the refund of unduly collected Notarization Fee. The Claim was initiated before the Investment Dispute Resolution Committee

  • Egypt – New Law Regulating Advertisement in Public Roads

    Posted in News on Dec 26, 2020

    Introduction

    A new law is issued in Egypt regulating the Advertisements on Public Roads (the “Law”). The Law comes under No. 208 for 2020 and comes into effective as of 2 December 2020.

  • Egypt’s New Unified Tax Procedures Law

    Posted in News on Dec 26, 2020

    On 19 October 2020, the Unified Tax Procedures Law No. 206 of 2020 (the “Law”) was issued to introduce unified tax procedures or assessment and collection of the direct and indirect taxes. The Law also establishes the legal basis for the transformation to the new tax e-system and aligns with the current dynamic digital economy.

  • Egypt– New Approval Required for Government Contracts and Arbitration Agreements

    Posted in News on Dec 26, 2020

    The Prime Ministerial issued Decree 2592 of 2020 (“Decree”) to prohibit all governmental entities and state-owned companies from concluding any contract with a foreign investor or agreeing to arbitrate without first referring the matter to the Higher Authority for Studying and Opining on International Arbitration Cases (“Authority”).

  • مطلوب محامي مقبول أمام محاكم الاستئناف

    Posted in News on Oct 26, 2020

    يعلن مكتب رياض ورياض للمحاماة والاستشارات القانونية عن حاجته لمحامِ مقيد أمام محاكم الاستئناف.

  • RR NEWSLETTER ISSUE 19

    Posted in News on Oct 05, 2020

    Legal Updates

  • Hydrogen Projects

    Posted in News on Oct 04, 2020

    Riad & Riad has delightedly contributed to CMS Expert Guide to Hydrogen – The Promise of Hydrogen: An International Guide by authoring the Egyptian chapter.

  • New Licensing Requirement for Food Importation in Egypt

    Posted in News on Oct 04, 2020

    The National Food Safety Authority (“NFSA”) issued Decree No. 6/2020 (the “Decree”) to regulate importation of food in Egypt and ensure safety and quality thereof.

  • Merger Fee on Solar Net-metering

    Posted in News on Oct 04, 2020

    The Egyptian Electricity Utility and Consumer Protection Regulatory Agency (EgyptERA) announced that it will apply a ‘merger fee’ to net-metered solar systems. The fee will be EGP 0.10-0.40/kWh on net-metered solar arrays, to cover the cost of integrating them into the grid network