News & Speeches

Bringing you ICC news, as well as speeches and interventions from events around the world.

Don’t miss these four ICC Mediation Week highlights

ICC Mediation Week

Mediation enthusiasts will take over the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) headquarters in Paris from 1-7 February for the most important academic event of the world business organization’s calendar, ICC Mediation Week.

It’s World Customs Day. Here’s why it matters.

ICC World Customs Day 2018

Though many of us associate the role with travels abroad, Customs plays a pivotal role in our global economy. We’re celebrating World Customs Day with our four reasons why Customs matters.

Indian Customs and brands join forces to fight fakes


Efforts undertaken by Indian Customs to prioritise intellectual property rights (IPR) enforcement and develop an IPR recordal system, due for launch later this year, have been commended at a workshop seeking to combat the trade in counterfeit goods through open and balanced dialogue between Indian enforcement agencies and right holders.

ICC Dispute Resolution highlights in 2017

ICC Arbitration 2017

It’s been another year of expansion and progress for the International Court of Arbitration. As we head to the end of the year, we’re taking a look back at the last 12 months of dispute resolution activities and events.

5 ways to shape our digital future

icc shaping digital future igf2017

Information communication technology (ICT) has been recognised as an underpinning tool to facilitate achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Yet there is also recognition of the need to equip populations with the necessary digital skills, including literacy, technical and soft skills to meaningfully use and reap the benefits of digital technology.

Cybersecurity capacity starts with partnerships


The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS) initiative joined forces with Oxford University’s Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre and the Organization of American States to raise awareness of the value of on-going partnerships in cybersecurity capacity building efforts globally.