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Name: Law No. 1 of 2016 Promulgating the Company Law.
Country: Kuwait
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-02-01
Entry into force:
ISN: KWT-2016-L-104052
Bibliography: Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in Arabic Reqaba, State of Kuwait, p.2 PDF in Arabic PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2017-04-11)
Abstract/Citation: Part I: General Provisions.
Part II: General Partnership Company.
Part III: Limited Partnership Company.
Part IV: Partnership Limited by Shares.
Part V: Joint Venture Company.
Part VI: Professional Company.
Part VII: Single Person Company.
Part VIII: Limited Liability Company.
Part IX: Public Shareholding Company.
Part X: Closed Shareholding Company.
Part XI: Holding Company.
Part XII: Transformation, Merger, Division and Termination of Companies.
Part XIII: Supervision, Inspection and Penalties.

The ministers, each in their respective capacity, shall implement this law, which shall become effective as of 26 November 2012, with the exception of the regulation of Chapter 2 of Section 13, which shall be come effective as of the date as issuance.
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