International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Qatar has developed a new programme of action for its Arbitration and ADR Commission and has appointed lawyer Charbel Maakaron to head the commission.
Maakaron is the managing partner of the Doha
Dubai International Financial Centre's (DIFC) LCIA Arbitration Centre has appointed Mohamed ElGhatit as its director and registrar with effect from February 14.
The centre is operated by the DIFC Arbitratio
The government of Iraq's Kurdistan region said it would continue to pursue huge financial claims against a consortium including Dana Gas, after the UAE company announced it had won an arbitration award in their long-running dispute.
A London court, ruling in a dispute that dragged on for six years, has ordered the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in Iraq to pay $1.98 billion to a consortium including Dana Gas of the UAE, Dana said on Sunday.
A tribunal of
Al Tamimi & Company, a leading law firm in the region, recently brought together experts from across the field of arbitration to discuss the legal framework around arbitration, with a particular focus on Bahrain.
At a session
The DIFC Courts have been chosen by Kazakhstan’s central bank to advise on establishing a world-class commercial court system including an arbitration centre at the planned Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC).
A new government-drafted law on arbitration by Bahrain's parliament is the latest in a series of positive indicators that show the growth in the popularity of arbitration as a means of resolving commercial disputes in the GCC, an expert has
Foreign lawyers could be asked to step in to settle commercial arbitration cases in Bahrain.
The Parliament yesterday (April 28) approved the new government-drafted law on arbitration, despite the legislative and legal affairs com
Citigroup on Wednesday lost an appeal aiming to block Abu Dhabi Investment Authority from pursuing a second arbitration over the sovereign wealth fund's $7.5 billion investment in late 2007 to shore up the then-struggling bank.
Djibouti said it had started legal action against DP World, seeking to rescind the Dubai-owned port operator's concession in Africa's largest container terminal in a row over how the contract was awarded.