Angola | 2019.03.18
Regularization and Collection of Social Security Debts – Exceptional Regime for Regularization
Presidential Legislative Decree no. 2/19, of 11 March 2019, sets out for the first time the legal regime governing the regularization and collection of Social Security debts.
Senegal | 2019.03.13
NEW PETROLEUM CODE ENACTED
The long-awaited Senegalese Petroleum Code has just been enacted as Law No. 2019-03, dated 1 February 2019.
Mozambique | 2019.02.18
NEW LEGAL REGIME FOR SECURITY INTERESTS OVER MOVABLE ASSETS
Law No. 19/2018, of 28 December 2018, which approved the Legal Regime on the Creation of Security Interests over Moveable Assets and creates the Security Interests Registration Central, has just come into force.
Angola | 2019.01.30
Competition Authority: Board Members Appointed
The final step to have a legal framework in place for the oversight and control of competition in the market has been accomplished through the appointment of the Board Members of the recently created Competition Authority.
Portugal | 2019.01.21
NEW INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY CODE
The new Industrial Property Code was approved by Decree-Law No. 110/2018, of 10 December 2018.
Angola | 2019.01.17
New Procedures to Obtain or Renew Manpower Agency License
New procedures were recently enacted for obtaining or renewing a manpower agency license for companies engaged in the activity of supplying workers on a temporary basis.
Angola | 2019.01.17
Deposit Guarantee Fund - Contributions and Reporting Obligations
Further to Presidential Decree which created the Deposit Guarantee Fund, the Angolan Central Bank which set forth formulas to calculate the relevant Initial and Annual Contributions due from Banking Financial Institutions operating in the country.
Angola | 2019.01.11
NEW RULES APPROVED FOR COERCIVE REPATRIATION AND LOSS OF ASSETS
New rules and procedures were recently enacted for the coercive repatriation and loss of assets deposited outside the country (Law No. 15/ 18, of 26 December 2018).
Angola | 2019.01.07
TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE CONTROLS FOR IMPORTATION OF GOODS
The Central Bank of Angola ("BNA") issued Instruction No. 21/2018, of 11 December 2018, temporarily suspending – until 31 December 2019
Angola | 2019.01.04
STATE BUDGET FOR 2019 ENACTED
The Angolan State Budget for 2019 was enacted by means of Law No. 18/18, of 28 December 2018 (“State Budget Law”).