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Urgent: Khalifa bin Zayed adopts the largest legislative changes in the history of the country
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His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, has approved the largest project to develop federal legislation and laws in the country

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, has approved the largest project to develop federal legislation and laws in the country, with the aim of strengthening the economic environment and the investment and commercial infrastructure in the country, in addition to supporting the security and stability of society, and preserving the rights of individuals and institutions alike, in an integrated package. Laws and their amendments keep pace with the renaissance and aspirations of the state.

The changes come in the fiftieth year to include more than 40 laws, and the UAE government aims from these amendments to make qualitative legal changes, in line with the vision of its leadership and the aspirations of its society, while at the same time meeting the aspirations of pivotal and diversified sectors, and enhancing the status of the state, its competitiveness and its position on the map of the future.

The amendments include the development of a legislative structure that includes laws related to the investment, commercial and industrial sectors, the laws of commercial companies, the regulation and protection of industrial property, copyright, trademarks, the commercial register, electronic transactions and trust services, factoring, the law on entry and residence of foreigners and the law of unified general rules of work in addition to Laws related to society and the security of its members, such as the Crimes and Penalties Law, the Anti-Rumours and Cybercrime Law, and the Combating Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances.

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