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10th World Chambers Congress, one week to go

World Chambers Congress

More than 1,000 business leaders and Chamber of Commerce members from in excess of 100 countries will descend on Sydney next week for the 10th World Chambers Congress, to be staged at the International Convention Centre from 19-21 September.

New Vice-Chair of ICC Commission on Taxation appointed

ICC tax guidelines

ICC is pleased to announce the appointment of Susana Bokobo as the new Vice-Chair of the ICC Commission on Taxation. Ms Bokobo will take over from Paul Morton who transitioned to the position of Technical Advisor earlier this year.

Business commits to climate action in New Delhi

ICC at 2017 Business and Climate Summit

The third annual Business and Climate Summit—the leading forum for business leaders, investors and policymakers on climate action—is taking place from 31 August to 1 September this year in New Delhi, India. The Summit aims to showcase business leadership in addressing climate change and highlight how business can help governments achieve climate objectives.

ICC’s New York Conference is impending: Here’s what to expect

The ICC New York Conference will take place on 27 September 2017 at the New York University School of Law.

The annual ICC New York Conference on International Arbitration is in sight. One of our largest regional conferences, the event is set to take place at the prestigious New York University School of Law on Wednesday, 27 September and will explore the most current industry issues affecting the Americas today.

ICC Marketing Code reaffirmed as global standard at APEC conference

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On 23 and 24 August 2017, ICC participated in the fourth Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) workshop on advertising standards in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to discuss the establishment and implementation of effective advertising standards across the Asia-Pacific region.

UN endorses ICC Uniform Rules for Forfaiting

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In a historic moment, the ICC Uniform Rules for Forfaiting—ICC Publication no. 800 (“URF 800”)—were officially endorsed by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) in its 50th plenary session held in Vienna on 14 July 2017.