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EU renews Burma sanctions
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar
  • April 23 2014

The EU has renewed, until 30 April 2015, its embargo on arms and other equipment which might be used for the purposes of internal repression in


Syria and Myanmar Burma lifting of sanctions: real opportunities for investors?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar, Syria
  • April 25 2013

In recent years we have seen sanctions being used as a targeted geopolitical tool. Governments have tended to introduce sanctions rather more


EU lifts financial sanctions against Myanmar Burma
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar
  • May 15 2013

The Council of the European Union has published Regulation 4012013 which repealed Regulation 1942008. The 2013 Regulation came into force on 3 May


Myanmar sanctions update: EU permanently lifts economic sanctions
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar
  • April 23 2013

The European Council announced yesterday that all economic sanctions on Myanmar would be lifted. Economic sanctions had previously been suspended in


Recent sanctions developments concerning Myanmar (Burma), North Korea, Syria and Libya
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Libya, Myanmar, North Korea, Syria
  • April 26 2013

European Union (“EU“) foreign ministers have voted to lift the majority of its restrictive measures against Myanmar (Burma). Despite its significant


The European Union lifts sanctions on Burma
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar, Vatican City State
  • May 1 2013

On April 22, the European Union lifted all sanctions on Burma except an arms embargo. The sanctions had already been eased in April 2012, which left


EU and US amend Burmese sanctions
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar, USA
  • April 30 2013

The European Union and United States have both taken steps to lift economic and trade sanctions applicable to dealings with Burma. These steps are


International arbitration newsletter - June 2014
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA, European Union, Germany, Global, Japan, Myanmar, United Kingdom
  • June 12 2014

The United Kingdom has recently extended application of the United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards


Temporary suspension of sanctions against BurmaMyanmar
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar, United Kingdom
  • May 16 2012

On 14 May 2012 the Council of the EU finally adopted the Regulation required to implement its Decision of 26 April 2012 to suspend, for one year, the bulk of the restrictive measures applied to BurmaMyanmar in various forms since 1996


EU temporarily suspends BurmaMyanmar sanctions in natural resource sectors
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar, USA
  • June 1 2012

On May 14, 2012, the Council of the European Union issued Council Regulation No. 4092012, which temporarily suspends certain import, export, and investment restrictions on Myanmar’s timber and minerals industries