Four day–long training programme on “Introduction to International Arbitration” was organized jointly by BIAC and CIArb from January 18-21, 2017 in Singapore.

A four day–long training programme on “Introduction to International Arbitration” was organized jointly by Bangladesh International Arbitration Centre (BIAC) and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) from January 18-21, 2017 in Singapore.

The training programme was inaugurated by Mr. Mohammad Shahidul Haque, Secretary, Legislative and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Bangladesh. Mr. Francis Xavier SC, Chairman, CIArb Singapore Branch, Ms. Lim Seok Hui, Chief Executive Officer of Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), Mr. Muhammad A. (Rumee) Ali, Chief Executive Officer of BIAC and Mr. Ataur Rahman, Secretary-General of ICC, Bangladesh were present at the inauguration ceremony of the training programme.

This course leads to receiving accreditation, provided by CIArb, UK which is recognized worldwide. A total number of 50 participants from different sectors including Ministries, Defence Forces, NBR, Bangladesh Bank, legal heads from corporate and banks and members of legal professionals have participated in the training programme. Mr. Francis Xavier, SC and Mr. Chou Sean Yu, Chairman and Vice-Chairman of CIArb Singapore Branch conducted the training along with Ms. Delphine Ho, Registrar of Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and others.