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HK passes bill allowing third-party arbitration funding

By |July 13th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Asian Legal Business. Click here to go the original article.
JUN 15, 2017 | BY JOHN KANG

Hong Kong’s Legislative Council on Wednesday passed a bill allowing third-party funding in arbitration, which is expected to come into effect later this year. 

Singapore, Asia’s other leading arbitration seat, passed a similar bill in January, so this move is […]

Arbitration on the rise in Asian trade

By |July 4th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the Global Trade Review (GTR). Click here to go the original article.

Asia / 14-06-16 / by Finbarr Bermingham

New research has shown that Singapore is the leading arbitration hub in Asia, and is now the fourth seat in the world.

The city state is the most preferred destination for arbitrations conducted by the International Chamber […]

Singapore Ministry of Law and International Chamber of Commerce sign MOU to boost arbitration

By |June 30th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). Click here to go the original article.

28/06/2017

The Singapore Ministry of Law (MinLaw) and the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) announced today that the ICC Court will set up a case management office in Singapore—aimed at boosting arbitration and serving the dispute […]

The International Arbitration Bill: South Africa as a preferred Arbitration Venue on the Horizon?

By |June 28th, 2017|

The following article is taken from Lexology. Click here to go to the original article.
South Africa |  June 5 2017

As the world becomes more globalised and as ongoing international investment interest and economic growth across Africa continues unabated, a sound international arbitration framework provides international and local businesses in Africa with a comfortingly familiar process, that, if managed […]

CIETAC launches first public-private partnership arbitration centre in China

By |June 19th, 2017|

The following article is taken from Lexology. Click here to go to the original article.

China |  June 5 2017

On 16 May 2017, the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) launched the CIETAC Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Arbitration Centre. The opening ceremony was attended by Wang Chengjie, the CIETAC Secretary General and Vice Chairman, Jiao Xiaoping, Director of […]

Japan to open center for international business arbitration

By |June 16th, 2017|

The following article is taken from Nikkei – Asian Review. Click here to go to the original article.

May 18, 2017 4:50 am JST
Country eager to expand its capacity for solving corporate disputes

The Ministry of Justice has started the ball rolling toward a Japan-based international mediation center.

TOKYO — With more companies seeking to settle disputes through arbitration, Japan’s public and private […]

Singapore Court of Appeal confirms the validity of “unilateral option to arbitrate” clauses

By |June 16th, 2017|

The following article is taken from Lexology. Click here to go to the original article.
Singapore May 12 2017

In the recent decision of Wilson Taylor Asia Pacific Pte Ltd v Dyna-Jet Pte Ltd [2017] SGCA 32, the Singapore Court of Appeal confirmed that the Singapore courts will enforce a dispute resolution clause which gives only one party the option […]

CIArb Singapore Welcomes New Members

By |May 29th, 2017|

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is the world’s leading professional membership body for arbitration and alternative dispute resolution (ADR). CIArb promotes the use of ADR internationally through 15,000 professionally qualified members in over 133 countries.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Singapore Branch would like to welcome the following new members in Singapore.

Fellow
Mrs. Christine Artero
Dr. Christopher Boog
Mr. Matthew William Secomb
Mr. […]

Announcement of Office Bearers following 2017 AGM: Chou Sean Yu elected as Chairman of Singapore Branch

By |May 29th, 2017|

The Singapore Branch held its 7th AGM on 24 April 2017.
At the AGM itself, Francis Xavier who presided as Chairman took the meeting through a Directors’ Report which set out details of membership, events, courses and activities of the Branch from September 2016 to March 2017.
Membership has increased over 8% from 382 to 415 from end of August 2016 […]

ICC launches new online research tool: ICC Digital Library

By |May 29th, 2017|

The following article is taken from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). Click here to go to the original article.

At the world business organization, we recognise the importance of information and knowledge to your business and legal practices. That’s why we’ve created the ICC Digital Library. Through this online service, we’ll deliver easy, 24/7 access to our vast collection […]