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Taking advantage of sustainability

ICC John Denton Climate Ambition

Michael Wilkins, Head of Sustainable Finance, S&P Global Ratings, explores the key positive disruptors of the energy transition, namely climate initiatives and advancing technology.

ICC launches ICC Arbitration Clause for Trust Disputes

Photo Article

Since 2009, legislative and other developments in the field of trusts arbitration have led to increasing demand and interest in bringing trust disputes to arbitration. The recently updated ICC Arbitration Clause for Trust Disputes and its Explanatory Note was launched last month, 10 years after first being issued, at a special event hosted by law firm Withers at its international headquarters in London.

Six takeaways from COP24 Business and Industry Day

Cop23 5 Takeaways Business Day

As new scientific research elucidates the need to take urgent and comprehensive climate action on the global level, business charted paths to a low-carbon economy at a major event in Katowice, Poland.

COP24: 4 business priorities for a pivotal climate summit

Icc COP24 Photo Business Priorities

Business is stepping up climate action and a Paris Rulebook will give business the framework it needs to go further, says the International Chamber of Commerce, which represents business and industry at the 24th Conference of Parties (COP24).

Hamad Buamim named new Chair of World Chambers Federation

World Chambers Federation

Chambers of commerce making up the General Council of the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) World Chambers Federation (WCF) have elected Hamad Buamim as incoming WCF Chair. Mr Buamim, who is President and CEO of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, has served as WCF Deputy Chair since 2013. He will take over the role from Peter Mihok in January 2019.