JAMAICA, Kingston (14 November 2015) – – Datuk Professor Sundra Rajoo, Director of Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA) paid a courtesy call on the Authority on Tuesday 10 November 2015. 

Professor Rajoo who is in Jamaica on the invitation of the University of the West Indies School of Law shared with the Authority, information about the KLRCA and proposed the possibilities for future collaboration in the following areas: 

  • the possible use of the KLRCA premises in Kuala Lumpur as venue and place of arbitration for disputes arising out of contracts relating to the exploration of seabed minerals in the Area;
  • the use (free of charge) of the same premises and facilities for the organisation of the Authority’s conferences and seminars or education training, if any, conducted in the Asian-Pacific region; and 
  • the mutual exchange of knowledge, experiences, contacts and other relevant information that may support the objectives of both Organisations. 

The KLRA is a non-profit, independent international body established in 1978 under the auspices of the Asia-African Legal Consultative Organisation (AALCO).

Professor Rajoo, was received at the Authority by Senior Legal Officer, Mr. Sainivalati S. Navoti.