17 01, 2019

ICC addresses UN working group on the Global Pact for the Environment

2019-01-17T11:22:39+02:00January 17th, 2019|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News|

At a substantive session of the United Nations’ (UN) General Assembly ad hoc working group on the Global Pact for the Environment in Nairobi, Kenya, ICC laid out its plans to work with governments to fill gaps in international environmental law. Addressing the General Assembly working group, ICC Government Affairs Manager Raoul Renard said: “We [...]

14 01, 2019

ICC convenes high-level business roundtable on the UN Global Pact for the Environment

2019-01-15T14:31:23+02:00January 14th, 2019|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News|

What should be the scope of an international treaty dedicated to the principles that guide environmental protection?

3 01, 2019

2018: 10 key moments from ICC’s Dispute Resolution year

2019-01-07T15:28:35+02:00January 3rd, 2019|Arbitration and ADR, News|

As the world’s leading arbitral institution, the work of ICC’s International Court of Arbitration and other Dispute Resolution Services never stops. We’re taking some time out to look back at some of the highlights and developments from last year.

19 12, 2018

ICC issues updated Note providing guidance to parties

2019-01-07T15:31:52+02:00December 19th, 2018|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Court of Arbitration of the International has released updates to its Note to Parties and Arbitral Tribunals on the Conduct of Arbitration under the ICC Rules of Arbitration, effective 1 January 2019

6 12, 2018

Tax policy for the digital economy, that’s what what we’re working on

2019-01-07T17:00:23+02:00December 6th, 2018|News, Taxation|

As European finance ministers convened on 4 December to decide on the proposed digital services tax (DST), ICC strongly recommended that  any measures being considered be aligned with global efforts to ensure consistency and coherence and to avoid double and over-taxation.

12 11, 2018

The Internet Governance Forum takes place this week in Paris. Here’s why it matters.

2019-01-07T17:03:03+02:00November 12th, 2018|Digital Economy, News|

The IGF takes place under the auspices of the United Nations (UN) and is sometimes described as the world’s biggest digital policy incubator.

29 10, 2018

Record-low hijackings yet danger persists in Gulf of Guinea, shows latest global piracy report

2019-01-07T17:05:45+02:00October 29th, 2018|News|

total of 156 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to the ICC International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) in the first nine months of 2018 compared to 121 for the same period in 2017.