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June
2020

Snapshot of the Lao Civil Code 2020

On 11 May 2020, the Civil Code No. 55/NA dated 6 December 2018 (“Civil Code”) was published in the Lao Official Gazette, to be…

Laos
Corporate
Legal Alert
2
June
2020

Mandatory data breach notification, data portability, and other proposed changes to Singapore’s data protection laws

On 14 May 2020, the Ministry of Communications and Information (“MCI”) and the Personal Data Protection Commission (“PDPC”) launched a public consultation on the…

Singapore
Communications, Media & Technology, Compliance & Governance, Data Protection
Legal Alert
22
May
2020

Bank Negara Malaysia Refines Foreign Exchange Policies

Bank Negara Malaysia (“BNM”) has issued new Foreign Exchange Notices (“FX Notices”) dated 30 April 2020, which take effect from the same date. The…

Malaysia
Banking & Finance
Legal Alert
21
May
2020

ZICO Insights Law advises Huan Hsin Holdings Ltd on directed delisting by the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited

Huan Hsin Holdings Ltd (“Huan Hsin”) and Pacific Moment Holdings Ltd. (the “Offeror”) jointly announced on 29 April 2020 that the Offeror has presented…

Singapore
Corporate
Legal Alert
8
May
2020

Philippine Central Bank Issues Guidelines on Sustainable Finance Framework

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (“BSP” or the Central Bank of the Philippines) recognises that climate change and other environmental and social risks may…

Philippines
Banking & Finance, Banking Regulatory & Compliance
Legal Alert
8
May
2020

Visa Extension for Foreigners Who Are Not Listed in FPCS Will Not be Issued

On 31 March 2020, the General Department of Immigration (“GDOI”) of the Ministry of Interior (“MOI”) issued Letter No. 0379 to implement measures of…

Cambodia
Employment & Human Capital Services
Legal Alert
8
May
2020

Financial Stability Board issues consultative paper on regulation of global stablecoins

The Financial Stability Board (“FSB”) has released a consultative paper on the regulatory, supervisory and oversight challenges raised by global stablecoin (“GSC”) arrangements. The…

Singapore
Banking & Finance, Fintech
Legal Alert
5
May
2020

COVID-19 Update: Easing of Restrictions under Conditional MCO

On 1 May 2020, during a special address, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced that there will be an ease of restrictions…

Malaysia
Legal Alert
4
May
2020

Written Order to Problematic Banks Due to the COVID-19 Outbreak

As part of its effort to stabilise the nation’s financial system amidst the COVID-19 outbreak, the Indonesian Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan, “OJK”)…

Indonesia
Banking & Finance
Legal Alert
4
May
2020

Private-sector rescue financing to mitigate impact of outbreak

As we begin to “flatten the curve”, we can now look forward to the gradual restoration of economic activity. But it would be credulous…

Malaysia
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