These Regulations are made by the Minister pursuant to
[Article 9 of the QFC Law] and shall apply in the QFC. To the fullest extent permitted by the QFC Law, the laws, rules and regulations of the State concerning companies and branches or offices of foreign companies and investments therein, including without limitation the Commercial Companies Law No.(5) of 2002 and the Foreign Investment Law No.(13) of 2000, shall not apply in the QFC.