Region: Bahrain

Bahrain enforces ICC award in Paris

A Paris court has upheld the enforcement of an ICC award favouring Bahrain in a €180 million dispute with a French construction company that is now in liquidation.

25 April 2023

Egypt reports win against Bahraini hotel investor

Egypt has defeated a treaty claim worth US$60 million by a Bahraini investor in a five-star hotel project in Cairo.

15 November 2021

Arbitrators embark on third set of deliberations in Bahrain case

A trio of arbitrators is to embark on a third set of deliberations in the first known investment treaty case against Bahrain, following the unexpected deaths of two members of the original tribunal in a single year and as a massive related money-laundering case plays out in court in the Gulf state.

26 July 2021

Bahrain centre sees accelerating growth in caseload

The Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution has revealed that in the past 12 months to date, 57 new cases have submitted to it, representing 16% of its total caseload over the past 11 years.

22 July 2021

Panels in place to hear Qatar's postal claims

Four tribunals are in place at the Permanent Court of Arbitration to hear claims by Qatar against its Middle Eastern neighbours over the suspension of postal services as part of their continuing blockade of the country.

15 September 2020

GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre

28 January 2020

ICC tribunal throws out claim against Bahrain

Bahrain has defeated a €180 million ICC claim brought by a French waste-to-energy company over the termination of a contract to build the state’s first recycling plant.

16 January 2020

GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre

04 January 2019

Bahrain chamber consults on new rules

The Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution has launched a public consultation on a draft set of arbitration rules to replace its original set adopted six years ago.

08 November 2016

GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre

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03 November 2016

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