• Alexis Mourre has been nominated to take over as ICC Court President

      Alexis Mourre nominated to take reins as International Court of Arbitration President

      Paris, 19/12/2014

      The Chairmanship of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is pleased to announce that the ICC Executive Board has recommended that Mr Alexis Mourre be appointed to succeed John Beechey as President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration with effect from 1 July 2015. The recommendation will be submitted to the ICC World Council for approval at its meeting in Turin, Italy in June 2015. Read more
    • A new climate treaty negotiation text must anchor the role of business.

      ICC calls on governments to boost collaboration with business for a 2015 global climate agreement

      Paris, 18/12/2014

      Welcoming the first potential elements of a new climate treaty negotiation text, ICC has underscored the need for clear policies and collaborative undertakings for business to scale up investments in climate solutions.

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    • Louise Kantrow said that tapping into a global procurement marketplace can be a valuable new business opportunity

      ICC World Chambers Federation forms strategic alliance with UNDB

      Paris, 18/12/2014

      The International Chamber of Commerce, the world business organization, through its World Chambers Federation, has formed a strategic alliance with Development Business (DB) to increase participation of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in international procurement.

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    • Registration is now open for the highly anticipated 2015 Singapore Annual ICC Banking Commission Meeting

      Register now for the Annual ICC Banking Commission Meeting

      Paris, 17/12/2014

      The wait is over: registration is now open for the highly anticipated 2015 Singapore Annual ICC Banking Commission Meeting to be held at the Raffles Convention Centre in Singapore on 20-23 April 2015. The flagship event will bring together over 400 trade experts, banking professionals, business leaders, lawyers and government officials from over 65 countries under one roof to debate the key issues impacting the trade finance industry.

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  • Merchants of Peace

    Front centre: Etienne Clementel with the merchants of peace

    Front centre: Etienne Clementel with the merchants of peace

    Members at the 1938 World Council meeting

    Members at the 1938 World Council meeting

    58th session of the ICC Council in Paris on 21 October 1938

    58th session of the ICC Council in Paris on 21 October 1938

    First session of the Preparatory Committee for an international trade organization held in London at Church House, Westminster 15 October 1946

    First session of the Preparatory Committee for an international trade organization held in London at Church House, Westminster 15 October 1946

    From left - ICC Chairman Peter Wallenberg, US President George H W Bush,  ICC Vice-Chairman and USCIB  Chairman Joseph E Connor and USCIB President Abraham Katz at the White House 21 June 1990

    From left - ICC Chairman Peter Wallenberg, US President George H W Bush, ICC Vice-Chairman and USCIB Chairman Joseph E Connor and USCIB President Abraham Katz at the White House 21 June 1990

    Participants at the 20th Congress in New Delhi, India, February 1965

    Participants at the 20th Congress in New Delhi, India, February 1965