Rana Sajjad Admitted as a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)

We are pleased to share with you that having passed the international arbitration award writing exam with a 98% score for judicial merit and passing the interview, Mr. Rana Sajjad, a partner of Rana Ijaz & Partners in Pakistan, has been admitted as a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), one of the world’s leading centres that provides education and training for arbitrators.

A Fellow is the most senior-level membership of CIArb.  Currently there are a total of seven individuals in Pakistan who have attained CIArb’s fellowship of which only two, including Mr. Rana Sajjad, are practicing lawyers.

Mr Rana Sajjad has also set up Pakistan’s first international arbitration centre, called the Center for International Investment and Commercial Arbitration (CIICA). Besides offering dispute resolution services, its objectives include capacity building, training and legislative reform.  You can learn more about CIICA by following this link: http://ciica.org/.

Congratulations to Mr. Rana Sajjad and the whole team!

INDIA – New Multiple-Entry Visa for South Asian Business Travellers

From 1 April 2016, India will offer multi-city, multiple-entry business visas to nationals of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries coming to India on business.

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This news alert was prepared using information provided by Lawquest.