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Capital Markets Real Estate, Construction & Infrastructure United Arab Emirates

Dentons with Arada Developments on its USD100 million sukuk tap issuance 

Arada Developments (“Arada”), the property developer in the Northern Emirates of the United Arab Emirates, has successfully closed a $100 million tap of its existing $350 million Sukuk, which was issued in June and listed on the London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market and was offered to sophisticated investors outside the US in reliance on Regulation […]

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Dentons expands African presence with launch of Dentons Zaanouni 

Dentons has successfully launched its previously announced combination with leading Tunisian law firm, Zaanouni Law Firm & Associates. The launch of Dentons Zaanouni Law Firm & Associates (“Dentons Zaanouni”), led by managing partner Mohamed Zaanouni (pictured), in Tunisia positions the combined firm in a strategic location in North Africa and accelerates the momentum for Dentons […]

Capital Markets Energy & Trading Qatar United Arab Emirates

Dentons advises Tabreed on the sale of its 44% stake

National Central Cooling Company (“Tabreed”) has disposed of a 44% stake, valued at AED417 million (USD113.5 million), in Qatar District Cooling Company (“Qatar Cool”) to United Development Company. The proceeds of the transaction will be used to finance further growth of Tabreed’s portfolio in key markets. Dentons acted as legal counsel to Tabreed on the […]

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Northacre collaborates with St. Regis for No. 1 Palace Street

Northacre, a subsidiary of asset management and investment banking platforms Shuaa Capital, has joined forces with St. Regis hotel brand at No 1 Palace Street. The collaboration on the project located opposite Buckingham Palace, is testament to the successful re-development of this site, comprising 72 luxury apartments and incorporating an existing Grade II listed building, […]

Appointments Banking & Finance Saudi Arabia

Umera Ali joins Dentons’ Middle East Banking and Finance Practice 

Dentons has expanded its Middle East Banking and Finance practice with the hire of Saudi-focussed partner Umera Ali (pictured).  Ali has significant experience of advising a global client base having worked in six jurisdictions throughout her career. She joins Dentons from DWF, where she most recently served as head of banking & finance in the […]

Banking & Finance Transport United Arab Emirates

Al Seer Marine completes a USD 135 million financing. The advisors

Al Seer Marine, a global player in several maritime sectors and a subsidiary of International Holding Company, has closed a financing transaction of USD135 million for the construction of its two very large LNG carriers.  The construction of the two gas carriers will take place by Hyundai Heavy Industries. The vessels will be dual fuel-efficient, […]

Deal & transactions Egypt Industrial Other Saudi Arabia

Dentons: Volkswagen’s Cariad acquires Intenta’s automotive business 

Global law firm Dentons has provided comprehensive antitrust advice to Cariad, the software division of the Volkswagen Group, in relation to its acquisition of the automotive business of Intenta. With the acquisition, Cariad is expanding its competencies in the development of autonomous driving vehicles. Intenta’s automotive division employs more than 100 experts in the field […]