Welcome to Bangladesh International Arbitration Centre

Bangladesh International Arbitration Centre is the first international arbitration institution of the country. It is registered as a not-for-profit organization and commenced operations in April 2011 under a license from the Government. Three prominent business Chambers of Bangladesh, namely, International Chamber of Commerce-Bangladesh (ICC-B), Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) and Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI), Dhaka are sponsors of BIAC. The International Finance Corporation (IFC) – the private sector arm of The World Bank – with funds from UK Aid and European Union, is supporting BIAC in the initial stages under a co-operation agreement. BIAC provides a neutral, efficient and reliable dispute resolution service in this emerging hub of South Asia’s industrial and commercial activity. BIAC introduced its Arbitration Rules in April 2012. These Rules incorporate some of the leading developments in domestic and international arbitration, while conforming to the Bangladesh Arbitration Act 2001. BIAC is renowned for its first-rate, state-of-the-art arbitration facilities, experienced panel of independent arbitrators and excellence in serving its clients. Discover from these pages why businesses increasingly choose to arbitrate in BIAC.

Holiday Notice for Eid-ul-Fitre

It is notified for general information of all concerned that Bangladesh International Arbitration Center (BIAC) will remain closed from Sunday 25th June 2017 to Tuesday 27th June 2017 on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitre.

BIAC will reopen on Wednesday 28th June 2017.

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five–day long training on “ Accreditation on Mediation” on 23-29 July 2017 in Thailand Arbitration Centre (THAC), Thailand jointly organized by BIAC & THAC with the support of Mainland –Hongkong Joint Mediation Centre.  The certificate of professional mediation training will be provided by The certificate of professional mediator training will be provided by MHJMC (Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Mediation Center)

Registration is ongoing at BIAC, Last Date of Registration 3 July, 2017

For more information & assistance please contact BIAC office or call Ms. Mahbuba Rahman Runa  ( cell: +8801716-413842), Sr. Counsel.

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Bangladesh International Arbitration Centre (BIAC)

69/1 Panthapath, Suvastu Tower (6th floor), Dhaka-1205,

PABX: +8802-964-1071 , +8802-964-1072, Fax: +8802–964-1074,

E-mail: info@biac.org.bd