The Legal Circle energy practice thrives

Lawyers from The Legal Circle Energy practice continues to be instructed by domestic and foreign power generation companies. The energy team together with a highly experienced off-counsel who has recently started with The Legal Circle, were involved in at least in one-third new power plant set up in Bangladesh. The team has advised on all…

Sports Laws of Bangladesh

National Sports Council (NSC) under Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs is the primary sporting regulator in Bangladesh. All sporting bodies, including BCB (Bangladesh Cricket Board), BAFOFE (Bangladesh Football Federation), are regulated by the NSC. For any sports to be recognised as Sports and obtain government assistance, NSC approval is required under National Sports Council…

Citizenship Laws of Bangladesh‬

A new Citizenship Act for Bangladesh is on the card. The draft of the new Citizenship Act is expected to be placed before the Cabinet for approval soon. The new law will amend the existing Citizenship Act 1952 and Citizenship Order 1972. Under the new law, foreign spouses of Bangladeshi citizens will be able to…

‎Foreign Exchange Laws of Bangladesh‬

In recognition of growing international trade and usage of foreign exchange in the resident economy and, in recognition of internationally mobile expat and Bangladeshi workforce, amendments were brought in by the Bangladesh government in the Foreign Exchange Regulation Act of Bangladesh. Following these amendments government will now be able to better scrutinize foreign asset ownership…