The new general authorisation for section 21(c) and (i) water uses published in August 2016 (the New GA) replaces the need to obtain a water use licence for these water uses in certain circumstances.
Inside Africa blog
Looking back on Power Africa in 2016
In 2013, the Obama administration launched Power Africa, a multi-faceted five-year financing and professional services initiative. The initiative aimed to double access to electricity in sub-Sahara Africa.
Part 2 South Africa: Protecting maritime creditors against defaulting shipowners
In Part 1 , we looked at the key factors making South Africa an attractive arrest jurisdiction. In this Part 2, we discuss how South Africa’s laws on the distribution of proceeds following maritime creditors.
Part 1 South Africa: Protecting maritime creditors against defaulting shipowners
South African admiralty procedures provide a powerful protection mechanism for local and foreign creditors who have claims against shipowning interests.
Part 3 Enforcing arbitration awards and English court judgments against Ghana
The final part to the enforcing arbitration awards and English court judgments against Ghana series looks into the practice and PPP and tender processes.
Part 2 Enforcing arbitration awards and English court judgments against Ghana
Following on from part 1 of the enforcement of arbitration awards, part 2 highlights the enforcement of English court judgements.
Part 1 Enforcing arbitration awards and English court judgments against Ghana
Once a favourable arbitration award or judgment has been rendered, investors in Ghana face certain hurdles when it comes to enforcement. We explore these in a series of three blog posts.
Nations rally against airborne cyber risks
Given that cyber-security is one of the most relevant issues in civil aviation today, it is no surprise that multiple stakeholders, addressed the development of a global framework for cyber security.
South Africa Shipping: A mortgagee’s claim is still at the bottom of the list
South Africa has become a preferred destination for ship arrests and as a result there has been a surge in the judicial sale of ships.
The future of uranium: Can I have some yellowcake please?
Uranium has long been considered the bogeyman of the energy industry, but with the election of Donald Trump and Kazakhstan’s plans to curb supply, times may well be changing for this controversial commodity.