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Contracts Arbitration

  • LONDON, March 24- The head of a group helping organise Shell's clean-up efforts in an oil Delta community in Nigeria said on Friday he was hopeful clean-up work after two spills in 2008 could start in April. After months of wrangling, the parties have reached agreement and clean-up work is set to start in April, said the chairman of the Bodo Mediation Initiative, a...

  • TRANSCANADA CORP LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST UNITED STATES OVER PAST KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE REJECTION DROPPED- ARBITRATION COURT.

  • TORONTO, March 21- Canada's main stock index barely rose on Tuesday as some heavyweight banking stocks and miners notched gains and Ivanhoe Mines Ltd jumped after announcing a copper deposit discovery. The world's largest gold producer said a World Bank arbitration tribunal had ruled in favor of it and joint venture partner Antofagasta plc over a copper...

  • Wang went to Davao City, where Duterte was mayor for 22 years before he became president in 2016 and sought a dramatic change in approach towards China at the height of a row over South China Sea sovereignty and amid the fallout of a bitter legal dispute that went to international arbitration. The vice premier signed a six-year development programme to work...

  • Wang went to Davao City, where Duterte was mayor for 22 years before he became president in 2016 and sought a dramatic change in approach towards China at the height of a row over South China Sea sovereignty and amid the fallout of a bitter legal dispute that went to international arbitration. The vice premier signed a six-year development program to work...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 16- A lawyer for Uber told a federal judge on Thursday he intended to file a petition to compel arbitration in the Waymo trade secrets theft case, citing an agreement signed by a former Waymo employee who is at the heart of the case. Waymo, the self-driving division of technology giant Alphabet, sued ride services company Uber last month,...

  • BERLIN, March 14- Around 2,000 ground staff whose series of strikes at Berlin's airports have paralysed air travel to and from the German capital will not stage further walkouts this week, while their employers have proposed mediation to end the action. On Tuesday the employers proposed mediation in a bid to end the walkouts, which have led to more than 1,800...

  • TRANSCANADA CORP LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST UNITED STATES OVER PAST KEYSTONE XL PIPELINE REJECTION SUSPENDED FOR ONE MONTH- ARBITRATION COURT.

  • *Freeport may take Indonesia to arbitration on Grasberg. A higher U.S. currency makes dollar-denominated metals such as copper more expensive for non-U.S. firms, potentially weakening demand, although nervousness over supplies from top producers Chile and Indonesia are expected to support it. "It's all about the disruptions in Chile and Indonesia, but we...

  • JAKARTA, Feb 20- U.S. mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Inc warned on Monday it could take the Indonesian government to arbitration and seek damages over a contractual dispute that has halted operations at the world's second-biggest copper mine. The row, which centres around the sanctity of Freeport's 30- year mining contract, comes as Indonesia seeks to squeeze...

  • JAKARTA, Feb 20- U.S. mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Inc warned on Monday it could take the Indonesian government to arbitration and seek damages over a contractual dispute that has halted operations at the world's second-biggest copper mine. The row, which centers around the sanctity of Freeport's 30- year mining contract, comes as Indonesia seeks to squeeze...

  • JAKARTA, Feb 20- U.S. mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Inc warned on Monday that it could take the Indonesian government to arbitration and seek damages over a contractual dispute that has halted operations at the world's second-biggest copper mine. The row, which centers around the sanctity of Freeport's 30- year mining contract, comes as Indonesia seeks to...

  • JAKARTA, Feb 20- Indonesia's mining minister Ignasius Jonan on Monday said the government can also bring Freeport-McMoRan Inc to arbitration if both sides fail to reach an agreement over a mining contract. Earlier on Monday, Freeport-McMoRan chief executive Richard Adkerson said the company may commence arbitration if it and the government cannot...

  • JAKARTA, Feb 20- Freeport-McMoRan Inc's Indonesian unit said on Monday it hoped to resolve a dispute with the government over its mining contract, but reserved the right to start arbitration against the government and seek damages. Freeport has submitted a notification to Indonesia's mining ministry describing breaches and violations of its contract of...

  • JAKARTA, Feb 20- Freeport-McMoRan Inc's Indonesian unit has submitted a notification to Indonesia's mining ministry describing breaches and violations of its contract of work by the government, the company said on Monday. Freeport said it hopes to resolve the dispute with the government, but it also reserved the right to start arbitration against the...

  • ABU DHABI/ KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15- Private talks in which Abu Dhabi state fund International Petroleum Investment Co is seeking $6.5 billion from Malaysia's troubled 1 MDB fund have reached deadlock, sources familiar with the negotiations told Reuters. IPIC took its case to the London Court of International Arbitration last June but the two state-owned...

  • SANTIAGO, Feb 7- The main union at BHP Billiton Plc's Escondida copper mine, the world's largest, will probably go on strike as negotiations mediated by the Chilean government are not progressing well, a spokesman said on Tuesday. One tonne of copper was trading at $5,802.50 at 1:45 p.m. local time, up from a morning low of $5,786. "Three days of government mediation,...

  • SANTIAGO, Feb 1- Workers at BHP Billiton's Escondida mine in Chile, the world's biggest copper mine, have voted to reject a company wage offer and go on strike, the union told Reuters in the early hours of Wednesday. The strike is due to begin in 48 hours but will likely be postponed for a five-day government mediation to attempt a resolution. The vote had been expected...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 10- A U.S. judge on Tuesday said Alstom SA may ask an independent accounting firm to resolve a dispute over the French company's $800 million purchase of General Electric Co's train-signaling business, and rejected GE's bid for arbitration. District Judge Jesse Furman in Manhattan said the "plain language" of the November 2014 sales contract...

  • PARIS, Dec 19- French judges found IMF chief Christine Lagarde guilty of negligence on Monday for failing to challenge a state arbitration payout to a business tycoon in 2008 when she was French finance minister, but they did not punish her. In their ruling, the judges did not see negligence in Lagarde's decision to seek an out-of-court settlement with...