Iran’s SEO mulls green Sukuk regulations

12 July 2018

Partners Ahmad Khonsari and Neale Downes comment on Iran’s plan to develop a regulatory framework for green sukuks as part of its target of installing 5,000 MW of renewable energy nationwide by 2020. This article first appeared in IFN Volume 15 Issue 27 on the 4th of July 2018.

Planning – Permissions in Principle

11 July 2018

This briefing discusses the new Permissions in Principle (“PIP”) consent route for small housing-led developments, providing a summary of when they can be used and their limitations, as well as some thoughts on what impact they might have in practice.

Decreto Dignità

10 July 2018

Approvato dal Consiglio dei Ministri il 2 luglio p.v., il c.d. “Decreto Dignità” introduce misure volte a limitare l’utilizzo del contratto a termine e della delocalizzazione.

GDPR and PDPB: What do you need to know about data privacy and protection?

10 July 2018

Our Bangkok team discuss data privacy and protection under Thai law, the Personal Data protection Bill, and how GDPR will apply to Thai companies.

Investment in French renewable energy projects

2 July 2018

Investments in French renewable energy projects continue to grow. Laurence-Martinez-Bellet and Laurent Battoue comment on the attractiveness of the market, the refinancing trend, the development of offshore wind projects and the impact of the contract for difference system.

Public infrastructure in France

28 June 2018

Arnaud Troizier comments on the public projects’ market in France, including the refinancing of the PPP Balard project (the “French Pentagon”) and the challenges faced by public entities as well as the opportunities offered by the financial and contractual schemes available