Opinion and Analysis
TANZANIAN ELECTRONIC AND POSTAL COMMUNICATIONS (ONLINE CONTENT) REGULATIONS, 2020, PUBLISHED Technology, Media and Telecommunications
On 17 July 2020, the Tanzanian Minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports published the Electronic and Postal Communications (Online Content) Regulations, 2020 (2020 Online Content...Fri, Jul 31, 2020
UGANDA: REQUIREMENT TO PAY 30% OF TAX ASSESSED BEFORE CHALLENGING AN ASSESSMENT DECLARED UNCONSTITUTIONAL Tax
In a ruling that was more than 10 years in the making, the Constitutional Court of Uganda - in Fuelex (U) Limited vs Uganda Revenue Authority CR No.03 of 2009 - has declared as unconstitutional...Thu, Jul 30, 2020
Tax law is subject to frequent change. This combined with the numerous jurisdictions in Africa, has created a need for regular information in addition to specialist tax advice. Not only do our tax...Tue, Jul 28, 2020
MAURITIUS STRENGTHENS ITS ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING/ COMBATING THE FINANCING OF TERRORISM (AML/ CFT) FRAMEWORK Governance, Compliance and Investigations
In February 2020, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) identified Mauritius as a jurisdiction having strategic AML/ CFT deficiencies and placed the country on the list of ‘Jurisdictions under...Tue, Jul 28, 2020
Partners, Xolani Nyali and Lital Avivi, and senior associate, Kathryn Lloyd, wrote Thompson Reuters’ publication on Merger Control in South Africa, 2020. It covers:
DEVELOPMENTS ON THE APPOINTMENT OF THE DATA COMMISSIONER Data Protection
A key step in the implementation and enforcement of the Data Protection Act 2019 will be the eventual appointment and establishment of the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner and the...Mon, Jul 27, 2020
COVID-19: FSCA’S LATEST STANCE ON BUSINESS INTERRUPTION INSURANCE COVER Banking and Financial Services Regulatory
The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) released a press release on 24 July 2020 (Press Release) setting out its latest stance on Business Interruption (BI) insurance cover.
Together, the...Mon, Jul 27, 2020
TANZANIA – AMENDMENTS TO THE PENALTY PROVISIONS IN THE FAIR COMPETITION ACT NOW IN EFFECT Competition
With effect from 1 July 2020, the penalty provisions in the Fair Competition Act, 2003 (Competition Act) have been amended – clarifying that financial penalties for competition law...Fri, Jul 24, 2020
PORTS, TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS SECTOR NEWS ROUND-UP, 12/2020 (6 – 17 JULY 2020) Ports, Transport and LogisticsFri, Jul 24, 2020
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BOWMANS FURTHER STRENGTHENS ITS TECHNOLOGY TOOLKIT FOR CLIENTS BY COLLABORATING WITH CONTRACTPODAI
Leading African law firm, Bowmans, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with ContractPodAi® as part of its digitisation strategy.
Through the relationship, Bowmans aims to...08 Jul 2020 12:00
BOWMANS EXPANDS INTO MALAWI AND ZAMBIA
The current COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the globe is not stopping leading African law firm, Bowmans, from moving forward.
Less than a year after it announced it was opening a new office in
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