Developments in Investment Treaty Arbitration in Asia

    View Author July 2018
    As China forges ahead with its ambitious “Belt and Road Initiative” it has also adopted a progressive approach towards dispute resolution. This includes the announcement by the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) of its new rules governing the arbitration of international investment disputes and the establishment of the CIETAC Investment Dispute Resolution Centre in Beijing. 

    We take a look at some of the key characteristics of the new rules in this article.