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Our guide to the issues likely to impact businesses and the key measures taken by African governments in response to COVID-19.
With this brief analysis we wish to analyse the implications of force majeure events in the petroleum sector during the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Presidential Decree no. 11/2020, of 30 March, the President of the Republic of Mozambique decreed the State of Emergency, on grounds of public calamity, throughout the country, with a duration of 30 days, effective as from 0.00 a.m. on 01 April 2020 and ending at 24.00 a.m. on 30 April 2020.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic is already a reality in Mozambique, with the confirmation of the 8th coronavirus case in Mozambique on Sunday, 29 March 2020, it is becoming increasingly urgent to make decisions about how employment relations should be structured and regulated.
We hereby inform the business community and other interested parties that the national minimum wages, by sector of activity, for the year 2023, were approved by the Council of Ministers on 25 April 2023, with effect from April 1, 2023.
The sale and purchase of real estate is only valid if executed by public deed, that is, the form to be respected for the transfer of ownership of real estate is through public deed. If the legally established form is not observed, the sale of the real estate is null and void (see articles 220 and 875 of the CC).
This decree was later revoked after the entrance into force of the Regulation on Public Works, Supply of Goods and Provision of Services to the State, approved by Decree No. 5/2016 of 8 March (hereinafter the “Regulation”).
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