ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Jun 2013

In June 2013, the government of Kuwait announced changed rules for foreign investors.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Law No. 116 of 2013 Regarding the Promotion of Direct
Investment in the State of Kuwait
http://www.kfib.com.kw/userfiles/file/final-direct-investment-promotion-law-no-116-for-2013-english-july-23-2013.pdf

Investment issues in Kuwait
http://www.firstmagazine.com/DownloadSpecialReportDetail.1164.ashx


Inception date: 16 Jun 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Entry and ownership rule

As of 16 June 2013, Decree Law Nr. 116 introduces the possibility for foreign investors to own up to 100 per cent in a Kuwaiti company.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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