The importance of the issue of settlement of international energy disputes in Asia by alternative dispute resolution (ADR) methods cannot be overlooked in the present day of international business transactions in that part of the world. There are various ADR methods available for dispute settlement in the oil, gas and energy sectors. They are, in the widest sense, negotiation, arbitration, conciliation or mediation, and mini-trial. With this broad perspective of ADR in mind, this article is mainly concerned with the problems and challenges facing arbitration and to some extent conciliation or mediation in the Asian context.
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||International Energy Law & Taxation Review|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|