The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has hailed today’s historic agreement at the 9th World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference in Bali as a result that will not only restore confidence in the multilateral trading system but also generate a much needed stimulus of $US1 trillion and 21 million jobs to the world economy.
The Bali Business Forum took place today on the sidelines of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) 9th Ministerial Meeting taking place this week in Denpasar.
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Institute of World Business Law today named Arno Gildemeister as laureate of the fourth ICC Institute Prize for his thesis Arbitration of tax disputes in international investment law (L’arbitrage des différends fiscaux en droit international des investissements). The award ceremony took place at the 33rd ICC Institute of World Business Law annual meeting in Paris.
The new ICC Rules of Mediation were unveiled today at a global launch conference attended by some of the company representatives set to benefit from the new Rules, together with leading experts in mediation and dispute resolution.
Front centre: Etienne Clementel with the merchants of peace
Members at the 1938 World Council meeting
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
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