Portugal | 2019.06.19 | Portuguese Version Only
Prevenção e Combate ao Branqueamento de Capitais e ao Financiamento do Território no Setor Imobiliário
Regulamento do Instituto dos Mercados Públicos, do Imobiliário e da Construção (IMPIC), de prevenção e combate ao branqueamento de capitais e ao financiamento do território no setor imobiliário
Angola | 2019.06.04
New Licensing Round for Petroleum Concessions
The National Agency for Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels (Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás e Biocombustíveis, “ANPG”), the National Concessionaire for the Angolan petroleum sector, announced today that a new petroleum licensing round will be launched on 2 October 2019.
Angola | 2019.05.29
VAT Code Regulations Approved and List of Large Taxpayers Published
After the enactment of the Value Added Tax Code, and given the need to complement some of its provisions, the Value Added Tax Code Regulations ("VAT Code Regulations") were published by means of Presidential Decree No. 180/19, of 24 May 2019.
Angola | 2019.05.27
New Visa Law Enacted
Law No. 13/19, of 23 May 2019, approving a new regime on the entry, exit, stay and residence of foreign citizens in Angola, has just been published in the Official Gazette and shall come into force on 23 July 2019.
Republic of the Congo | 2019.05.24
CNSS Clearance Certificate is now an Immigration Requirement
As per the Circular Letter no. 00065/MFP-RE-TSS-CAB of 27 February 2019 issued by the Vice Prime Minister of the Republic of Congo, it is now mandatory for all holders of directorship or top managerial positions at private companies registered in the Republic of Congo to hold a “Social Security (CNSS)
Angola | 2019.05.22
Guarantee Funds for Regulated Markets
Presidential Legislative Decree No. 5/19, of 2 May 2019, recently approved the Legal Regime governing Guarantee Funds for Management Entities of Regulated Markets, Clearing Houses, Central Counterparties and Centralized Securities Systems.
Angola | 2019.05.21
Legal Regime for Commercial Paper Approved
Presidential Legislative Decree No. 6/19, of 2 May 2019, approved the Legal Regime governing Commercial Paper, providing certain private and public entities with a new financing mechanism based on the issuance of short-term debt securities, with a maximum term of 1 (one) year.
Angola | 2019.05.20
Conditions for Granting Credit
The Angolan Central Bank (“Banco Nacional de Angola”) recently issued Instruction No. 04/19, of 26 April 2019, which provides certain guidelines to be followed by Banking Financial Institutions regarding the granting of credit, notably in respect of credit conditions and credit risk assessment.
Angola | 2019.05.17
Approved the New Legal Framework Applicable to Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs)
On 14 May 2019, the new Law on Public-Private Partnerships (Law No. 11/19, of 14 May 2019) came into force. This new statute is part of the reforms being implemented in Angola to stimulate the economy and create conditions to increase private sector participation.
Angola | 2019.05.17
Approved the New Legal Framework Applicable to Privatizations
The Privatization Framework Law (Law No. 10/19, of 14 May 2019) came into force on 14 May 2019. This new statute is part of the reforms being implemented in Angola to stimulate the economy and create conditions to increase private sector participation.