2
June
2020

Snapshot of the Lao Civil Code 2020

On 11 May 2020, the Civil Code No. 55/NA dated 6 December 2018 […]

Law
8
May
2020

Financial Stability Board issues consultative paper on regulation of global stablecoins

The Financial Stability Board (“FSB”) has released a consultative paper on the regulatory, supervisory and […]

Law
8
May
2020

Visa Extension for Foreigners Who Are Not Listed in FPCS Will Not be Issued

On 31 March 2020, the General Department of Immigration (“GDOI”) of the Ministry of Interior (“MOI”) issued Letter No. 0379 to implement measures of barring visa extension for foreigners living in Cambodia who are not listed in the Foreigners Present in Cambodia System (“FPCS”).

Law
5
May
2020

COVID-19 Update: Easing of Restrictions under Conditional MCO

On 1 May 2020, during a special address, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Tan Sri […]

Law
4
May
2020

Private-sector rescue financing to mitigate impact of outbreak

As we begin to “flatten the curve”, we can now look forward to […]

29
April
2020

Public Companies allowed to Convene Electronic-General Meeting of Shareholders

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Indonesian Financial Services Authority (“OJK”) has extended the […]

23
April
2020

COVID-19: Issues faced by Developers under the Housing Development (Control and Licensing) Act 1966

All development projects in Malaysia have been halted since 18 March 2020 in […]

23
April
2020

COVID-19 Outbreak declared as a Non-Natural National Disaster

On 13 April 2020, the President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, issued a Presidential […]

22
April
2020

COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 – Temporary Relief Measures for Certain Contractual Obligations

The COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 (the “Act”) forms the backbone of several […]

21
April
2020

Myanmar Updates on the COVID-19 Pandemic

Government, Ministerial & Regulatory Update On 11 March 2020, the World Health Organisation […]