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Dinner event with the Malaysian Ambassador to the U.A.E., His Excellency Dato’ Syed Hasrin.

Dinner event with the Malaysian Ambassador to the U.A.E., His Excellency Dato’ Syed Hasrin.
On 1 November 2018, our Mr. Eric Teo, who is an Exco member of the Malaysian Business Council (Dubai) was invited to attend a dinner meeting at the official residence of the Malaysian Ambassador to the U.A.E., His Excellency Dato’ Syed Hasrin. The dinner meeting was also attended by the Malaysian Trade Consul and Investment Consul to discuss potential activities to promote Malaysia in the U.A.E.
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China Eastern Airline Launching Ceremony in Dubai

China Eastern Airline Launching Ceremony in Dubai
Our Mr Abdallah Alzari and Mr Eric Teo attended our client’s event (China Eastern Airline) in conjunction with the launching ceremony of their new Dubai-Shanghai direct flights. The launch marks the business expansion of China Eastern Airline in the region.  The ceremony was held on 3 September 2018 in Shangri-la Hotel, Dubai attended by several dignitaries including the Chinese Consulate-General in Dubai and VIPs from Dubai Airport and the Dubai Chinese business community.
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The First General Assembly of Arab Union for Arbitration in Investment and Economic Disputes

The First General Assembly of Arab Union for Arbitration in Investment and Economic Disputes
  United Advocates represented by Mr. Walid Jumaa, CEO and Founding Partner of United Advocates and Ms. Maria Rubert, Partner in United Advocates; attended the first general assembly of the Arab Union for Arbitration “AUA” in Investment and Economic Disputes which took place in Cairo on Sunday, 24 June 2018. The AUA is chaired by Mr. Sameh Ashour, Chairman of Arab Lawyers Union, Chairman of Egypt Bar Association and the Founding Partner of United Advocates - Cairo Office. The opening ceremony of the AUA’s assembly was held in the presence of Mr. Hossam Abdel Rahim - Minister of Justic...
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The China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) visited Dubai

The China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) visited Dubai
On 21 May 2018, a delegation from the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) headed by its Secretary General, Mr Wang Chengjie visited our offices to meet with our partner from Deheng Law Offices, Mr William Jia and our Head of International Practice, Mr Eric Teo. The delegation comprised of members of CIETAC and prominent arbitrators and lawyers from China were on a 3-day visit to Dubai. Their objective was to have dialogues and exchange views with Dubai based arbitration institutes and arbitration practitioners to foster potential cooperation. The following...
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UA was cordially invited to attend Royal Pearls’ bricklaying ceremony and dinner event

UA was cordially invited to attend Royal Pearls’ bricklaying ceremony and dinner event
On our client’s invitation, Mr Abdallah Alzari and Mr Eric Teo on 6 May 2018 attended the bricklaying ceremony and dinner event of our client’s real estate development project, the Royal Pearls community. The project is an upscale mixed-use community strategically located within the Meydan Master Plan. It will be developed in several phases of which 12 residential towers are planned for delivery in phase 1. The ceremony also marks the launch of the brand partnership between Royal Pearls and the Tonino Lamborghini lifestyle brand.
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Training session on UAE Real Estate Laws by Mr. Eric Teo

Training session on UAE Real Estate Laws by Mr. Eric Teo
Our Mr Eric Teo was invited by UC Forward Marketing FZ-LLC (who is the Promotion Trustee of Dubai Land Department for China market) to provide a training session on UAE Real Estate laws to a group of real estate brokers as part of the mandatory requirement for the brokers to be licensed with the Dubai Land Department. Mr Teo successfully delivered the training at the Dubai Real Estate Institute’s training venue on 26 April 2018.
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