PASSING OF PROFESSOR EMMANUEL GAILLARD

It is with great sadness that the Board of Directors and the Secretariat of the Mauritius International Arbitration Centre (MIAC) has learned of the passing of Professor Emmanuel Gaillard. Like many around the world, MIAC has greatly benefited from Professor Gaillard’s tremendous contribution to the field of international arbitration. In his capacity as Chair of […]

NEW MIAC REGISTRAR APPOINTED

The Board of Directors of the Mauritius International Arbitration Centre (MIAC) has appointed Ms. Clémence Assou as the Registrar of MIAC. Ms. Assou will lead the MIAC Secretariat going forward. Prior to joining MIAC, Ms. Assou worked at leading law firms on high profile commercial, investor-State and State-to-State disputes involving parties from the African continent […]

FIRST HEARING AT MIAC’S FACILITIES

MIAC celebrates the conclusion on 2 July 2020 of the first arbitration hearing at its recently launched hearing facility in Port Louis, Mauritius. MIAC’s premises include a new state-of-the-art hearing facility with a modern arbitration suite, three breakout rooms, and a library of arbitration and international law materials. The premises are available for use free […]

RELOCATION OF MAURITIUS INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION CENTRE

MIAC is pleased to announce that we are operational in our new premises at Port Louis Waterfront. The premises include a new state-of-the-art hearing facility with a modern arbitration suite, three breakout rooms, and a library of arbitration and international law materials. Please visit our contact page for our new contact details.

SUCCESSFUL CONCLUSION OF MIAC RELAUNCH EVENT

MIAC is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of its relaunch event on 12 November 2019. The event began at Labourdonnais Hotel, Port Louis, with speeches by the Attorney-General of Mauritius, the Secretary-General of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), Professor Emmanuel Gaillard, and Mr. Salim Moollan QC. The speeches were followed by a cocktail party […]

MIAC RE-LAUNCH EVENT

The MIAC re-launch event will take place at 4:30 pm on 12 November 2019 in Port Louis, Mauritius. The audience will be addressed by the Chief Justice of Mauritius, the Attorney-General of Mauritius, the Secretary-General of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Professor Emmanuel Gaillard, and Mr. Salim Moollan QC. The event program is available here. All those […]

MIAC CO-REGISTRAR HOSTS YOUNG ICCA SKILLS TRAINING WORKSHOP

On 27 August 2019, MIAC Co-Registrar and Young ICCA Events Coordinator, Ms. Susan Kimani, hosted a Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop in Nairobi, Kenya. The theme of the Workshop was the Basics of International Arbitration, focusing on two topics: “Initiating Arbitral Proceedings: How and Where to Start” and “Arbitration under Bilateral Investment Treaties: A Case […]

AFRICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION PUBLISHES “INTERVIEW WITH THE CO-REGISTRARS OF THE MAURITIUS INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION CENTRE”.

In the interview, the Co-registrars of MIAC noted that MIAC will continue to be the market leader in administration of disputes in Mauritius, Africa, and beyond. Click here to read the interview.

MIAC CO-REGISTRAR DELIVERS A WORKSHOP ON MIAC AT THE AFRICA ARBITRATION ACADEMY

On Thursday, 20 June 2019, MIAC Co-Registrar, Ms. Ashwita Ambast, delivered a workshop about MIAC to the participants of the Africa Arbitration Academy in London. During the workshop, through interactive case studies, the participants discussed the practice and procedures of MIAC and the operation of the MIAC Arbitration Rules 2018. For more information about the […]

MIAC CO-REGISTRAR MEETS WITH CHIEF JUSTICE EDDY BALANCY

On Thursday, 23 May 2019, MIAC Co-Registrar, Ms. Susan Kimani, together with the PCA Representative in Mauritius, Dr. Túlio Di Giacomo Toledo, met with Hon. Marc France Eddy Balancy, the Chief Justice of Mauritius, and Hon. A.D. Narain (Ms), Puisne Judge, to discuss ways of cooperating with the judiciary to continue promoting Mauritius as a […]