Cyprus is still in recession, but it looks as though Russia’s favourite island will revive more quickly than was thought likely.
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Serbia has had a dramatic year, with landmark elections followed by devastating floods
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Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) and King & Spalding have taken the main legal advisory roles on the awarding of Greece’s first oil and gas exploration leases for two decades.
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New privatisation law — end of a years-long process download subscription
The new law came into force on 13 August 2014, and the deadline for privatisation of socially owned capital to be completed is 31 December 2015.
Long-awaited amendments download subscription
On 8 December the Serbian parliament passed the law on Amendments and Supplements to the Law on Planning and Construction. Here are some of the most important innovations…
Serbia: decree on strategic partnership in privatisation download subscription
The Privatisation Act, adopted in August 2014, introduced ‘strategic partnership’ as one of the methods of privatisation.
Draft amendments to Law on Spatial Planning and Construction adopted by government of Republic of Serbia December 2014 download subscription
Serbia’s Ministry of Construction, Traffic and Infrastructure has put significant effort into drafting amendments of the existing Law on Spatial Planning and Construction.
Adopted law on employment of foreigners comes into force in December download subscription
The draft Law on Employment of Foreigners was published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia on 26 November 2014, and will come into force on 4 December 2014.
Law on the Employment of Foreigners, November 2014 download subscription
The Parliament of the Republic of Serbia adopted the Law on Employment of Foreigners on 25 November 2014.
Real Estate Gazette — international real-estate finance markets; developments in individual countries; and more subscription
In this edition of the Real Estate Gazette, DLA Piper brings together a range of articles dealing with the financing of real estate around the world.
New leadership elected for the Serbian Competition Commission download subscription
The National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia has elected a new president of the Competition Commission, as well as new members of the commission’s council.
Serbia: Draft Law on Payment Services download subscription
If enacted, this law will bring significant changes to the payment services sector as far as domestic transactions are concerned.