Termination of Contracts with the Egyptian State: What impact does the Prime Ministerial Decree No. 3218/2022 have on foreign investors?

27 April 2023 - Dr. Christian Ule

In September 2022, the Egyptian Prime Minister issued Decree No. 3218 (hereinafter referred to as the “Decree”), which reformed the powers of state-owned companies and government entities to terminate contracts containing an international arbitration clause.  To begin with, Egyptian law had previously established the Supreme Authority for Arbitration and International Disputes, (hereinafter referred to as …

New impetus for arbitration in Morocco

18 April 2023 - Dr Christian Steiner & Philipp Decker

International arbitral awards are also enforced in Morocco. Between Morocco and continental Europe, one should not resort to common law.

Incentives for Green Hydrogen in Egypt 

17 April 2023 - Dr. Christian Ule

International Agreements for Green Hydrogen Production in Egypt:  Recently, green hydrogen production, transport and marketing projects have received a strong commitment from the Egyptian government. This was further supported by a meeting held in Cairo to steer the committees of the Egyptian-German Green Hydrogen Project Partnership, together with Egyptian officials. The meeting established a joint …