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Upgrading China-Singapore investment and trade - CSFTA Upgrade Protocol

Upgrading China-Singapore investment and trade - CSFTA Upgrade Protocol

On 12 November 2018, China and Singapore signed the Protocol to Upgrade China-Singapore Free Trade Agreement (Upgrade Protocol) in Singapore to amend the China - Singapore Free Trade...

16 November 2018

Case study: Belt and Road disputes – Choosing Hong Kong as the seat of arbitration

A Chinese State Owned Enterprise was involved in a dispute in Africa. KWM advised on dispute resolution strategies in a Hong Kong seated arbitration.

18 November 2016
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Enforcing arbitral awards in the UAE – the law and practice as at 2016

Consideration of the evolution of the UAE enforcement regime, focusing in particular on enforcing international arbitral awards in the region.

15 September 2016
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Enforcing against foreign State parties: Some lessons from abroad

Parties doing business with foreign States should think carefully about the doctrine of state immunity.

15 September 2016
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Made in China? Financing Nigeria's infrastructure

Demand for energy and infrastructure in Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, is ever increasing as its population grows.

19 July 2016
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Asian Influence - Singapore’s increasing role in Africa

Singapore is reacting positively to Africa’s improving investment climate despite the effect of low commodity prices.

19 July 2016
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Red Tape | Border control - Government responses to globalisation

International revenue authorities and governments have renewed their focus on ensuring appropriate tax is paid by multi-national enterprises.

14 June 2016
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Abu Dhabi Global Market

With international arbitration expanding in the Middle East this article explores the establishment of a new common-law jurisdiction in Abu Dhabi which aims to tap into this growing...

13 May 2016
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French Supreme Court reaffirms the importance of arbitrators’ independence and impartiality

A key case in the French Court of Cassation reinforces the cornerstones of arbitration; that arbitrators act with neutrality and independence.

13 May 2016
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European Court of Justice rules on cartel damages claims and arbitration and jurisdiction clauses

The European Court of Justice rules on cartel damages claims and arbitration and jurisdiction clauses. This article updates you on the potential ramifications this could have.

13 May 2016
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Investment Treaty Arbitration India

Parnika Chaturvedi provides an update on India’s recently-ratified model bilateral investment treaty and assesses its strengths and weaknesses.

13 May 2016
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Investor protection in Africa

This article focuses on the new Lagos arbitration rules and the new arbitration institution in Djibouti set-up by the World Bank - hoping to make it a hub...

13 May 2016
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