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A court in the British Virgin Islands has lifted attachments obtained by an ICSID creditor against US$3.1 billion worth of assets belonging to Pakistan’s national airline, including interests in two hotels in New York and Paris.
26 May 2021
A Cayman hedge fund that helped to finance an arbitration against Pakistan has sought leave to subpoena a partner at Crowell & Moring who acted in the case, amid a dispute over more than US$28 million in award proceeds.
26 April 2021
An Australian mining venture is seeking discovery from two international law firms and a hotel management company in aid of its efforts to enforce a US$6 billion ICSID award against Pakistan.
29 March 2021
Pakistan has instructed new counsel as it lodges a request to revise a US$5.9 billion ICSID award won by Australian mining venture Tethyan Copper over a copper and gold deposit.
18 March 2021
A Chinese-owned entity has reportedly threatened a Pakistani state entity with arbitration over a US$2.2 billion electricity transmission project that is part of China’s Belt and Road initiative.
17 February 2021
A court in the British Virgin Islands has attached assets belonging to Pakistan’s national airline – including interests in two hotels in New York and Paris – at the request of an Australian mining venture seeking to enforce a US$6 billion ICSID award.
05 January 2021
Pakistan is reportedly in talks with Australian mining venture Tethyan Copper to settle a dispute over a copper and gold deposit that led to a US$5.9 billion ICSID award against the state, as an annulment committee partially lifts a stay of enforcement.
13 November 2020
A former Iraqi government minister has been denied permission to pursue a belated challenge to an investment treaty award in favour of Pakistan in the English courts – as it emerges that a parallel set-aside action funded by Burford Capital has been discontinued.
28 February 2019
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