GCC commercial arbitration forum from August 15

SALALAH: The GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre, in cooperation with Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) branch in the Governorate of Dhofar, will organise at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Salalah from August 15 to 17, the annual commercial arbitration forum under the theme judiciary and its relation with arbitration at the GCC states.
A number of arbitration experts and judges from the GCC states will take part at the forum, which will be opened by Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan al Busaidy, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar, in the presence of Issa bin Hamad al Azri, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Justice.
Abdullah bin Salim al Rowas, Head of OCCI branch in Dhofar said that the forum provides the opportunity to share experiences and information in the field of judiciary and its relation with the commercial arbitration.
He added that the forum highlights the role played by judiciary in arbitration in the GCC states.
The forum will discuss a range of themes including the mechanism of providing licences for the dispute settlement organisations especially the arbitration centres at the GCC states. — ONA