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Philippos Aristotelous

New law for payment of tax arrears by instalments

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Process of Adjustment of Tax Arrears Law 2017 was recently published in the Official Gazette.

PierDanilo Beltrami

Draft law to reform insolvency procedures: group-wide pre-bankruptcy agreements

Insolvency & Restructuring - Italy
Lombardi Segni e Associati

The Rordorf Commission was established in January 2015 to develop draft legislation to reform the existing Insolvency Act.

Elysangela de Oliveira Rabelo

Ministry of Health releases 52 priority products for technology transfer

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Brazil
TozziniFreire Advogados

The Ministry of Health recently released a list of 52 strategic products for the National Unified Health System which are currently imported and which it believes should be manufactured by the national pharmaceutical industry.

Vasileios Psyrras

Department of Merchant Shipping issues updated list of medical practitioners authorised to carry out examinations and issue certificates

Shipping & Transport - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Department of Merchant Shipping recently issued an updated list of medical practitioners authorised to carry out examinations and issue certificates under Article 12 of the Merchant Shipping (Medical Examination of Seafarers and Issue of Certificates) Laws 2000 and 2014 and the Merchant Shipping (Medical Examination of Seafarers and Issue of Certificates) (List of Approved Doctors) Notification 2017..

Hao Zhan

CIRC imposes significant penalties on insurers due to irregularities

Insurance - China
AnJie Law Firm

The China Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) recently penalised two insurers for illegal practices with regard to the use of insurance funds.

Craig Cordle

Investment funds outlook for Channel Islands in 2017

Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

Whereas 2016 brought controversy and uncertainty, 2017 promises to be a much more positive year, especially from the perspective of the investment funds industry in the Channel Islands.

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Opposition to energy projects

Energy & Natural Resources / Brazil, China, Greece, Mexico, Portugal

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Diversity in the workplace

Employment & Benefits / Brazil, Chile, Cyprus, Hungary, Luxembourg, Norway, Peru, Switzerland

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Rise of the drones

Aviation / Canada, Nigeria, Switzerland, USA