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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


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


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The Council of the European Union has published Regulation 4012013 which repealed Regulation 1942008.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
  • North Korea, Syria, European Union, Libya, Myanmar
  • April 26 2013

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


Myanmar and the European Union to enter into an investment protection agreement
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar
  • March 13 2014

In furtherance of its commitment to foreign investment and international arbitration, Myanmar has recently been involved in negotiations with the


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


A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and


EU relaxes sanctions against Syria, including oil embargo, and ends economic sanctions against MyanmarBurma
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • European Union, Myanmar, Syria
  • May 13 2013

On April 22 the Foreign Affairs Council of the EU agreed to soften sanctions against Syria and to introduce further waivers in a calculated move to