Zimbabwe Arbitration

  • Home
  • Zimbabwe Arbitration

 Zimbabwe Arbitration

Zimbabwe is a Contracting State to the ICSID Convention:

  • Signature: 25 March 1991
  • Deposit of Ratification: 20 May 1994
  • Entry into Force: 19 June 1994

Zimbabwe is a Contracting State to the New York Convention:

  • Date of Accession: 29 September 1994
  • Entry into Force: 28 December 1994

In 1996, Zimbabwe enacted legislation based on the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration as adopted in 1985 and is therefore now popularly considered to be an UNCITRAL Model Law State

Zimbabwe is a Contracting State to the 1899 Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes:  

  • Entry into Force: 19 September 1984

Zimbabwe is a not Contracting State to the 1907 Convention for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes:  

  • Entry into Force: N/A

Zimbabwe is a United Nations Member State:

  • Date of Admission: 25 August 1980 


Zimbabwe - Croatia Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Czech Republic Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - France Bilateral Investment Treaty (in French) (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Germany Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Indonesia Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Mauritius Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Netherlands Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Portugal Bilateral Investment Treaty (in Portuguese) (PDF)

Zimbabwe - South Africa Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Sweden Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Switzerland Bilateral Investment Treaty (in French) (PDF)

Zimbabwe - Thailand Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Zimbabwe - United Kingdom Bilateral Investment Treaty (PDF)

Official State Name: Republic of Zimbabwe

Official Languages: English, Shona, Ndebele

Capital: Harare

Motto: "Unity, Freedom, Work"

Currency: None (The Zimbabwean dollar is no longer in active use after it was officially suspended by the government due to hyperinflation. The United States dollar, South African rand, Botswanan pula, Pound sterling, and Euro are now used instead. The US dollar has been adopted as the official currency for all government transactions with the new power-sharing regime.)

Time Zone: Central Africa Time (UTC+2)

International Calling Code: +263

Location of Zimbabwe within the African Union

 Coming soon.

International Arbitration News

27 Jun, 2013
Caratube Oil Company and its Majority Shareholder Devincci ...

WSAV-TV Savannah Georgia: Breaking News, Weather, Sports,and Lifestyle Information.wsav.membercenter.worldnow.com/.../caratube-oil-company-a... Read More

27 Jun, 2013
Power Distributor EVN Commences Arbitration Proceedings against ...

Power distributor EVN AG has has initiated international arbitration ... of Investment Disputes (ICSID), which forms part of the World Bank group. Read More

26 Jun, 2013
Stays of enforcement not automatic at ICSID - News - Arbitration ...

In a break with previous practice at ICSID, two ad hoc committees in recent months have refused to grant a stay of enforcement of an award pending the outcome ...globalarbitrationreview.com/.../stays-enforcement-not-automat... Read More

ICSID Lawyers by Region