H.M. Ambassador and H.M. Consul General’s Business Briefing to the British Business Groups 28 May 2020
The BBG Business Briefing with Her Majesty’s Ambassador to UAE Patrick Moody and Her Majesty’s Consul General to UAE Andrew Jackson, held on Thursday 28th May, for the British Business Groups’ members was held under Chatham House Rules, and therefore sharing a recording was not possible. However, you will find an overview below directly from the Department for International Trade detailing the core messages.
Important Trade Mark Considerations During COVID-19 and Beyond
In our recent Business Continuity Survey, we observed a de-prioritisation around compliance and legal matters as companies admitted to fire-fighting to survive in a pandemic. Activity around immediate financial concerns flooded the corporate to-do list understandably and only 14% of companies stated that legal and compliance considerations were a current priority.
During these unprecedented times many people are reflecting on whether their own affairs are in order. For expatriates living in the UAE, the importance of having a valid Will cannot be stressed strongly enough more so now than ever before.
British Business Groups Respond to Stark Research Figures of Financial and Operational Concerns of UK Business in the Region in Light of COVID-19 Disruption
As key members and valued stakeholders of the British Business Group, we would like to share the output and key themes from the survey that we conducted in collaboration with the British Business Group Abu Dhabi and the Department for International Trade.