São Tomé and Príncipe | 2019.04.17
New Labor Code
A New Labor Code has just been approved by Law No. 6/2019, of 11 April 2019, which was been recently published in the Official Gazette.
Angola | 2019.04.09
New rules on Banking Commissions, Expenses and Forex Margins
The Angolan Central Bank (Banco Nacional de Angola) recently issued Order No. 3/19, of 28 March 2019, which sets thresholds for any commissions and expenses that may be charged by Banking Financial Institutions in respect of transactions made in foreign currency, as well as the maximum foreign exchange margins allowed for certain operations.
Angola | 2019.03.27
Increase in National Minimum Wage
Presidential Decree No. 89/19, of 21 March 2019, updated the statutory national minimum monthly wage by economic sector.
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.
Angola | 2019.02.22
General Strategy for the Awarding of Petroleum Concessions
The Angolan Executive approved the General Strategy for the Awarding of Petroleum Concessions for the 2019-2025 period by means of Presidential Decree No. 52/19, of 18 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.