KENYA – New Startup Bill will foster Entrepreneurship

By Kenya Gazette Supplement Notice Number 163 of 14th September, 2020, the Kenyan Senate published the Startup Bill 2020.  The publication introduced the Bill as “A Bill of Parliament to provide a framework to encourage growth and sustainable technological development and new entrepreneurship employment, to create a more favourable environment for innovation, to attract Kenyan […]

UAE – The new FDI Law: openings and opportunities for foreign investors

On 23rd September 2019, the UAE Federal Decree-Law No. 19 of 2018 (the “new FDI Law”) has come into force, laying down a new promising framework for foreign investments in the UAE. The previous legislation provided that foreign investors could only own up to 49% in a UAE mainland company, subject to very limited exceptions. […]