Edwin Tong on Singapore Convention on Mediation Bill

February 2020

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Edwin Tong on Singapore Convention on Mediation Bill

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Singapore aims to provide businesses with a full suite of user-centric options to resolve cross-border disputes, whether through litigation, arbitration or mediation under the Singapore Convention on Mediation Bill. Speaking in Parliament on Monday (Feb 3) during the second reading of the Bill, Senior Minister of State for Law Edwin Tong described the Bill as an essential instrument that will enable parties to benefit from the framework that is set out in the Convention. He said it is a significant step in strengthening Singapore's dispute resolution framework.

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