International Mediation

The UN Convention on Mediation in Singapore this month marked mediation’s growing role in settling cross-border trade and political disputes. The second in a three-part series of articles discusses cultural differences in dispute resolution and the role of robots in mediation

The third instalment will publish on August 21

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Algorithms and big data are entering the often shrouded world of alternative dispute resolution

Singapore moves to take advantage of Asian growth as preferences shift away from arbitration

Signatories aim to ease global commerce and promote ‘alternative and effective’ resolution

A commercial mediator makes the case for intervention to tease out an agreement