News & Speeches

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Business commits to climate action in New Delhi

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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.

ICC & WTO Launch Small Business Champions initiative

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A joint effort to facilitate participation by smaller companies in international trade was launched today by the Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Roberto Azevedo, and ICC Secretary-General John Danilovich.

ICC Court to establish MENA office in UAE

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The ICC International Court of Arbitration is to open a representative office for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE).

What you may have missed at this week’s SDG Business Forum

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During a high-level political forum, at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York, ICC teamed up with the UN Global Compact to convene 1,500 business leaders and government representatives to discuss how the private sector is contributing to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).