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BCLP names Jennifer Csik Hutchens as Global Head of Health

International law firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (“BCLP”) has appointed Jennifer Csik Hutchens as a partner in their Corporate & Finance Transactions Department and the new global head of health care. Hutchens will lead the firm’s cross-sectional practice across the health care industry, covering transactions, risk management, and litigation. She will be based in BCLP’s […]

Deal & transactions Energy & Trading United Arab Emirates

Beeah, Masdar and Veolia to operate Sharjah Waste to Energy

Beeah Group, the Middle East’s sustainability and digitalisation expert, Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s clean energy company, and Veolia Near & Middle East, the providers of optimised resource management, have formed a joint venture to operate and maintain the Sharjah Waste to Energy Plant – the region’s first of its kind at commercial-scale.  The facility, owned by Beeah Group […]

Egypt Private Clients

Shalakany defends client in a dispute before Egyptian Courts 

Shalakany has successfully defended its client, a hotel operator, in a court case brought against the client before an Egyptian court. The dispute stems from a hotel management agreement and involved allegations of contractual breach with claims for substantial compensation.   The case was filed at court in October 2022. Shalakany managed to secure a favourable decision […]

Deal & transactions Egypt Transport

Sky Ports negotiates a Multi-purpose Terminal in East Port Said

Matouk Bassiouny & Hennawy (“MBH”) acted as the legal counsel to Sky Ports (under incorporation) (“Sky Ports” and the “Concessionaire”) in connection with the negotiating, reviewing and drafting of concession agreement entered with the General Authority for Suez Canal Economic Zone (“SCZone” and the “Grantor”), dated 15 November 2022, for the purpose of designing, constructing, managing, […]

Deal & transactions Industrial United Arab Emirates

Emirates Global Aluminium and ITOCHU to explore joint projects

Emirates Global Aluminium (“EGA”) and ITOCHU Corporation of Japan signed an agreement to explore joint projects in the UAE, which would advance the goals of the UAE’s Operation 300 billion industrial growth strategy.  The two companies have agreed to explore expanding their long-termed cooperation to leverage both industrial capabilities in opportunities that complement EGA’s existing […]

Deal & transactions Other Transport

Asafo & Co. advised Forafric in its acquisition into Groupe Sahel 

Asafo & Co. advised Moroccan miller Forafric Global (“Forafric”) on its acquisition of a controlling interest in Groupe Sahel, a major cereal industry producer in the Sahel region.  Forafric is the leader in flour milling in Morocco, under the MayMouna and Tria brands. Building on its current strong market position with two logistics platforms and […]

Deal & transactions Food & Beverage Other

ECCBC acquires Morocco-based Atlas Bottling from Diana Holding 

Equatorial Coca-Cola Bottling Company (“ECCBC”), a bottler of The Coca-Cola Company in North and West Africa, has reached an agreement, through its Moroccan subsidiaries, to acquire the bottler of Coca-Cola in the northern and eastern regions of Morocco, Atlas Bottling Company, with its majority shareholder Diana Holding and certain minority shareholders.  This transaction is in […]