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Can the Vision of Belt & Road Initiative be sustained without Harmonization of Trade Laws and Adoption of UN Model Laws?

  The marvelous vision of geographically and economically connecting 69 jurisdictions across five continents[1] by One Belt One Road ("OBOR") is just a little short of One World Dream. In context of China's leadership and commitments by the relevant States, it may well be achievable or workable over next few decades to come, but without [...]

December 18th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

TiberiasMC Supports International Anti-Corruption Day – 9 December 2017

  There are many evils in the world and man has to struggle all his life to overcome these evils. Corruption is one such evil which can be overcome by concerted efforts and united stand against it. Corruption is not only about money or bribery but has a wider vicious circle encompassing illegal and immoral [...]

December 12th, 2017|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Sustainability As Competitive Advantage

Submitted By: Stanley Samuel, Founder & Marcus Lim, Co-Founder, ECOSOFTT The pressure on businesses to improve social and environmental sustainability is increasing and irreversible. While some companies may have considered greater investments in social impact activities, many are concerned that their businesses will be disadvantaged if they do so. It is feared that distracting management [...]

October 9th, 2017|Categories: Latest News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

KLRCA Mediation Forum: Mediation and Business – Offshore & Marine Industry Perspectives

Presented By: Jayems Dhingra, Chartered Arbitrator   ABSTRACT Before I share with you the practice of Mediation from Offshore & Marine Industry perspective, I prefer to give you a snapshot of the origin and concept of mediation. You might have listened to excellent presentations and many of you may be are practicing mediators, so the [...]

August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Are The State Regulators Being Challenged Or Undermined by Finacial Technology & Borderless Digital Payment Platforms?

Jayems Dhingra[1]   ABSTRACT The traditional banking laws, central bank regulations and international Correspondent Banking Relationship (CBR) protocols, have been the key driver of global trade for more than a century. Without movement of money across jurisdictions and supporting legal framework and electronic communications, commercial trade could not have flourished to the present levels. The [...]

August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Can Hong Kong Maintain its Attractiveness despite Slowdown in China?

Before answering this question, there are at least three aspects which need to be established. First, is the attractiveness of Hong Kong as a Centre of trade & commerce in South East Asia, really because of China or is it because of Hong Kong, trade routes to China become navigable? Second, what percentage of GDP [...]

May 21st, 2016|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Economic Downturn – A Unique Opportunity for Strengthening Presence in OSV Segment

The Offshore Support Vessels sector and Offshore Supply Base sector are two core components of Offshore Oil & Gas sector, which must remain available and can’t be shutdown. The petroleum products demand fluctuations can only impact the production rate of operating fields and slowdown in new deep water E & P project investments. It is [...]

May 21st, 2016|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments

Paris Agreement on UNFCC and Impact on Oil & Gas Industries

Environmental friendly initiative will always target on the largest and the most obvious contributor to not only energy demand but also pollution. This is the first time that any UN Convention has been endorsed by such a large number of member nations. What this implies in the medium to long term for Oil & Gas [...]

May 21st, 2016|Categories: Business Process Reengineering, Latest News|0 Comments

Oil Market Downturn – Impact on Most Loyal Servants of Offshore Industry!

Looking at the facts and figures, there is no real downturn on the demand side of the oil as a source of energy. Neither there has been any drop in production rate of OPEC since Year2014 to 1Q2016. It is only the lower than expected economic growth of major economies, which has caused the Oil [...]

It’s Time to Unseal Sealed Offers in International Arbitration – as a Negotiation Strategy or Pressure Tactics?

Abstract: This paper traces the origin and history of the use of “sealed offers” as part of the ongoing negotiations between the parties engaged in litigation, with an objective to identify common principles which may be adopted in conducting international arbitrations. In common law jurisdictions, the sanctity of “without prejudice” communications, is widely supported under [...]

January 21st, 2016|Categories: Latest News|0 Comments