Dubai Courts' Center for Amicable Settlement of Disputes settled more than 1,500 cases last year, an increase of 86 per cent over the previous year.
Tarish Eid Al Mansouri, director-general of Dubai Courts,
The parties involved in a dispute over a real estate development project in Bahrain have been urged to seek an out-of-court settlement so as not to harm the personal interests of owners, investors and the master developer.
A private hospital in Bahrain has agreed to pay staff who are owed up to six months in outstanding salaries by early next month, after several employees staged a wildcat strike in its lobby yesterday (April 9).
Nurses, carers and
Israeli and Palestinian businessmen, who sometimes have to exchange suitcases of cash for goods at military checkpoints, will soon be able to settle any commercial disputes on neutral ground.
An Israeli former peace negotiator, Or
Diplomats from 153 countries negotiating a global free trade pact have agreed to try to settle their differences over food exports, riding the wave of high-level calls to wrap up the long-sought Doha Round pact.
David Walker, New Zeal