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decree

Technically,the judgment of a court of equity.Today,states have abolished the distinctions between courts of law,which followed fairly strict rules of law and awarded damages to injured parties, and courts of equity, which generally tried to do what was fair and just (equitable) and issued decrees to people ordering them to do something,or to stop doing something.Causes of action are grounded in law or equity,but the same court and same judge now hear everything.

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Additionally, land for investment projects will be allotted for long-term leases or usufruct agreements, effectively bypassing the provisions of Royal Decree 5/81, regulating usufruct deals as part of land laws in Oman.
Royal Decree 44/2019 on the appointment of an Undersecretary for Diplomatic Affairs in the Foreign Ministry.
Royal Decree No.44/2019 on the appointment of an Under-Secretary for the
The Minister of Finance and National Economy shall implement the royal decree, which takes immediate effect, and will be published in the Official Gazette.
Draft Royal Decree amending the Royal Decree of 11 November 2014 appointing the five members of the Government in the Consultative Committee established by the Ordinary Law of 9 August 1980 on Institutional Reforms
"After reviewing the statutes of the State issued by Royal Decree No.
Under royal decree 61, Dr Juma'a Ahmed Al Ka'abi was appointed as head of Bahrain's Diplomatic Mission to Oman.
It has a council of elite scholars from around the world, and its president and members are appointed by royal decree.
Muscat : His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has issued three Royal Decrees. Royal Decree 47/2019 endorses the oil agreement between the Government of the Sultanate of Oman and Occidental Oman Bloc 51 LLC for Bloc number 51.
Royal Decree 38/2019 establishes Oman Credit and Financial Information Centre and promulgates its bylaw.
Royal Decree No.35/2019 promulgates the Cultural Heritage Law after the statute had been presented before the Council of Oman (Majlis Oman).
Amman, May.1 (Petra) -- A Royal Decree was issued on Wednesday appointing Maj.