We Are Moving to a New Office Location

December 10, 2018
Riad & Riad Law Firm is delighted to announce that as from Sunday 2nd December we have relocated to a new office location.

RR Newsletter Issue 11

December 5, 2018
Legal Updates

Deadline for Joint Stock Companies to Register their Shares at MCDR

December 5, 2018
The Egyptian Companies Law No. 159 of 1981 was amended to require all joint stock companies to centrally deposit their shares at Misr for Central Clearing, Depository and Registry .

GAFI New Decree for Representative Offices

December 5, 2018
A recent decree was issued by GAFI (General Authority for Free Zones and Investment) providing new compliance requirements for representative offices in Egypt (“Decree 742 for 2018” or the “Decree”)

R&R Advises the Chinese Consortium to Build the USD 1.2 billion Salam-10th of Ramadan Railway Project

October 29, 2018
Riad & Riad is appointed as the local legal counsel for the consortium of China Railway Group Limited and AVIC International Holding Corporation in relation to the 10th of Ramadan Railway Project

New Public Procurement Law

October 29, 2018
On 3 October 2018, a new law regulating public procurement was issued in Egypt to replace the Bids and Tenders Law No. 89 of 1998 ("Tender Law"). The new law is titled ‘Law No. 182 of 2018 Regulating Contracts Enter...

RR Newsletter Issue 10

August 28, 2018
Legal Updates

New Decree for E-collection of Government Dues including Tax and Customs

August 27, 2018
The Minister of Finance has issued Decree No. 269 of 2018 promulgating the electronic payment and collection system of all government dues including taxes and customs dues (the "Decree").

Amendments to Capital Gains Tax

August 27, 2018
A law was issued to amend Article 42 of the Income Law Tax No. 91 of 2005 (the "Law") regulating capital gains tax on real property.

Amendment to the Income Tax Law

August 27, 2018
Article (8) of the Income Tax Law No. 91 of 2005 ("Tax Law") stipulating the tax rates have been amended by the Law No. 97 of 2018.

New Law Regulating the Industrial Development Authority (IDA)

August 27, 2018
A new law was issued on 11 June 2018 to regulate the Industrial Development Authority (IDA). The Law provides that the IDA is an economic public body with an independent legal personality affiliated to the Ministry...

New Law Regulating Ride-hailing Services

August 27, 2018
Law No. 87 of 2018 regulating Road Transport Services Using Information Technology is issued in Egypt on 11 June 2018 (the "Law"). The Law is the first law of its kind in the Middle East to regulate ride-hailing ser...

Regulation of Foreign Universities in Egypt

August 27, 2018
A law regulating the Establishment of Branches of Foreign Universities in Egypt was issued under no. 162 for 2018 and came into force in August 2018 (the "Law").

Riad & Riad law firm is seeking to hire a mid-level associate with 3-5 years of practical experience

May 29, 2018
Candidates must satisfy the following requirements:

Release of Egypt’s First Central Movable Collateral Registry

May 15, 2018
The Egyptian Financial Regulatory Authority (“FRA”) announced the launch of the Egypt's first central movable collateral registry.

Riad & Riad is a proud supporter of Fifth Annual HR Day organized by the American Chamber in Cairo on the 7th of May 2018

April 30, 2018
Riad & Riad believes that good employee relations are a vital part of our client’s business success. We have a specialized team who is on hand to deliver the best advice on managing your company’s most important ass...

مطلوب محامي مقبول أمام محاكم الاستئناف – خبرة لا تقل عن 10 سنوات

April 12, 2018
يعلن مكتب رياض ورياض للمحاماة والاستشارات القانونية عن حاجته لمحامِ مقيد أمام محاكم الاستئناف.

RR Newsletter Issue 9

April 2, 2018
Legal Updates

Riad & Riad Scores a EGP 120 Million Award in Arbitration before CRCICA

April 2, 2018
Riad & Riad successfully secured an EGP 120 million award in favour of a major Chinese automotive company in a dispute with its local partner in Egypt before CRCICA.

Riad & Riad advises GS Engineering & Construction Corporation on the finance restructure of Egypt’s largest oil refinery project in Mostorod

April 2, 2018
Riad & Riad advised GS Engineering & Construction Corporation as local counsel with the international law firm DLA Piper on the settlement with the Egyptian Refining Company – Takrir on a finance restructuring of th...

Riad & Riad Represents a Japanese Manufacturer in Establishing its SCZone Project

April 2, 2018
Advising and representing SARAYA Company Ltd, a Japanese manufacturer, in establishment of a project for manufacturing natural cosmetics, disinfection and other chemical products over a land area of 14000㎡at the sou...

Egypt’s New Bankruptcy Law

April 2, 2018
On 19 February 2018, a new law no. 11/2018 was issued regulating the restructuring, preventive reconciliation and bankruptcy in Egypt (the"Bankruptcy Law"). The law entered into force as of 22 March 2018.

RR Newsletter Issue 8

February 12, 2018
Legal Updates

Egypt’s New Labor Unions Law

February 7, 2018
A new labor union organizations law was issued last December under Law No. 213/2017 (the “Law”) replacing previous labor union organizations law No. 35/1976.