ICC is pleased to announce that Claudia T. Salomon has been recommended for election as President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration with effect from 1 July 2021 putting her on a path to becoming the first woman President of the ICC Court in its almost 100-year history.
ICC has welcomed the opportunity for further business engagement to address taxation challenges relating to the digitalisation of the economy but calls for increased collaboration to achieve global consensus agreement.
ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) figures show a rise in piracy and armed robbery on the world’s seas in the first nine months of 2020, with a 40% increase in the number of kidnappings reported in the Gulf of Guinea.
ICC has contributed to a new report by a consortium of multilateral development banks and trade research institutions, gauging the views of Sub-Saharan banks on the current response from multilateral development banks (MDBs) to maintain a well-functioning trade finance market.
The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce has unveiled revised Rules of Arbitration due to enter into force in January 2021.
The amendments to the Rules mark a further step towards greater efficiency, flexibility and transparency of the Rules.
In an open letter to G20 tourism ministers, ICC Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO has said Covid-free travel can be achieved through a balance of right policy settings, technological tools and industry buy-in.
Up to 120 million direct tourism jobs are at risk.
Creativity, connectivity and mutual benefit.
Global business, workers, and civil society call to ensure equitable access to COVID-19 health tools
An Access to COVID tools accelerator (ACT-A) vs vaccine nationalism.
ICC will work with the Lion’s Share Fund, an initiative supported by the UNDP, to secure healthy wildlife populations.
A new SME Climate Hub will support small- and medium-sized businesses to curb carbon emissions to increase competitiveness.