ConVENTIONS


Kosovo is member in several multilateral and bilateral conventions in the field of international arbitration.

The New York Convention

The New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards of 1958 (Official Gazette of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, MP, no. 11/81)

Kosovo as one of the successor states of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia has unilaterally recognized international conventions undertaken by Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

Moreover Law on Amending and Supplementing the Law on Contested Procedure states that:

The recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards shall be implemented in consistence with the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards.

Text of the Convention

The Washington Convention (ICSID Convention)

The Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States of 1965 (Official Gazette of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, MP, no. 7/67)


The ICSID Convention entered into force for Kosovo, Republic of on July 29, 2009.

TEXT OF THE CONVENTION

2009/03-L-152

Law on Membership of the Republic of Kosovo in the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group Organizations

Remark: Law is approved by Assembly, date 29.05. 2009 and promulgated by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Kosovo No. DL-013-2009, date 30.05.2009.

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