Editor: Thomas Janssens
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights into legislation and regulators; scope of legislation; thresholds, triggers and approvals; notification and clearance timetable; substantive assessment; remedies and ancillary restraints; involvement of other parties or authorities; judicial review; enforcement record and reform proposals; and recent trends.
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights into mining industry issues, including industry overview; basis of legal, regulatory and resource/reserve reporting system; ownership and acquisition of mining rights and title; restrictions on foreign parties; state participation, expropriation and compensation mechanisms; duties, royalties and taxes, including stabilisation mechanisms; business structures; financing sources and security regime; restrictions on movement of goods, services, people and capital in connection with mining activities; environmental, closure and remediation, health and safety, labour, social and community, and international law issues; anti-bribery and corrupt practices; and recent trends.
Editor: Bob Palmer
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights into oil industry issues worldwide, including commercial, policy, regulatory, licensing and legal system overview; expropriation provisions; license revocation and amendment mechanisms; state participation; royalties, taxes and tax stabilisation; joint ventures; reservoir unitisation; guarantees and security deposits; transfer to third parties; title to facilities and equipment; decommissioning and abandonment; transportation; cost recovery; health and safety; environmental; labour; tax; commodity price controls; competition; seismic data; treaty, foreign ownership and cross-border sale considerations; and recent trends.
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights, including into the domestic gas market, government policy and regulatory authorities; regulation of natural gas and unconventional gas production; regulation of natural gas pipeline transportation and storage, distribution, sales and trading; LNG regulation; mergers and competition, including price restrictions; international considerations, including foreign participation, treaties and other multinational agreements, and cross-border sales and deliveries; transactions between affiliates; and recent trends.