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São Tomé & Príncipe Accedes to the New York Convention

In February 2013, São Tomé and Príncipe will become the fourth Portuguese language country undersigning the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, announced the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law. Last June, Law Professor at the University of Macau, Fernando Simões, recommended the accession [pt], claiming that it “promotes confidence and security of international trade agreements”.

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