Posts Tagged international chamber of commerce
* Uniform Rules for Bank Payment Obligation The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) launched the Uniform Rules for Bank Payment Obligation (URBPO), a standard in supply chain finance. Please check here for more. ——————————————————————————————————————————————–— * Global Risks – Trade Finance 2013 The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) issued the Global Risks – Trade Finance 2013. The report provides reviews on the risks in trade finance from the global trade finance industry’s perspective. Check the press release. Download a copy of Global Risks – Trade Finance 2013.
29 January 2013, Paris The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has unveiled its new “ICC Arbitration Online Training”. The official e-learning course explain the inside workings of international arbitration and the 2012 ICC Rules of Arbitration, currently caters Trade Finance and Incoterms®2010 rules. View the online training demo. For more information visit the ICC Arbitration online training. View ICC’s general online training.
13 December 2012, Paris International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has issued a new volume containing decisions on Documentary Credit Dispute Resolution Expertise (DOCDEX – Decisions 2009-2012). DOCDEX include cases based on other ICC rules kike: – Uniform Rules for Collections (URC) – Uniform Rules for Bank-to-Bank Reimbursements (URR) – Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees (URDG) The new volume is an important point of reference for bankers, lawyers, importers/exporters and other practitioners who make use of ICC rules. For more information visit the ICC DOCDEX Rules.
* US to Cooperate With Switzerland & Japan On FATCA 25 June 2012, Washington After the agreements reached with France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK, US is pursuing the implementation of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) with Switzerland and Japan. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * UNCTAD & WIPO Start Regular Consultation 25 June 2012 The United Nation Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) have decided to establish of a regular consultation mechanism between the two organizations to strengthen consultation and coordination on issues of mutual interest. Further information here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * OECD – International Migration Outlook 2012 27 June 2012 OECD published the International Migration Outlook 2012 which provide an analysis of recent developments in migration movements and policies in OECD countries. More here. ———————————————————————————————————————————————–———– * ICC Publishes Banking Commission Official Opinions 28 June 2012, Paris The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) published the volume “Banking Commission Official Opinions” on regard of the impact and isuues related to the latest ICC rules on documentary credits, collections and demand guarantees in daily practice. For further information please click here.
5 June 2012, Washington DC The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) launched the ICC G20 Business Scorecard with the purpose of measuring the progress on the G20’s in response to business recommendations that have been put forward to Heads of Government. Press Release ICC G20 Scorecard ICC G20 Scorecard – Executive Summary