Tariq Bashir and SA Interpétrol Burundi v. Republic of Burundi (ICSID Case No. ARB/14/31)
Petroleum products supply
Oil, Gas & Mining
BIT Belgium-Luxembourg - Burundi 1989
ICSID Convention - Arbitration Rules
SA Interpétrol Burundi (Burundi), Tariq Bashir (Belgian)
Republic of Burundi (Burundi)
December 12, 2014
June 1, 2015
Jan PAULSSON (French, Swedish) - Appointed by the Parties
Michel Lion, Brussels, Belgium
Sylvestre Banzubaze, Bujumbura, Burundi
VVGB Advocaten/Avocats, Brussels, Belgium
Claude Nimubona, Bujumbura, Burundi
Liedekerke, Wolters, Waelbroeck, Kirkpatrick, Brussels, Belgium
Ministry of Justice and Keeper of Seals, Bujumbura, Burundi
Sixte Sizimwe Kazirukanyo, Bujumbura, Burundi
July 6, 2017 - The Tribunal issues a procedural order for the discontinuance of the proceeding for lack of payment of the required advances, pursuant to ICSID Administrative and Financial Regulation 14(3)(d) .
(a) Original Proceeding
Composition of Tribunal
No References Available.
(a) Original Proceeding
|December 12, 2014||The Secretary-General registers a request for the institution of arbitration proceedings.|
|March 26, 2015||Following appointment by the Claimants, Hamid Gharavi (French/Iranian) accepts his appointment as arbitrator.
Following appointment by the Respondent, Anna Joubin-Bret (French) accepts her appointment as arbitrator.
|June 1, 2015||Following appointment by the parties, Jan Paulsson (French/Swedish) accepts his appointment as presiding arbitrator.
The Tribunal is constituted in accordance with Article 37(2)(a) of the ICSID Convention. Its members are: Jan Paulsson (French/Swedish), President, appointed by agreement of the parties; Hamid Gharavi (French/Iranian), appointed by the Claimants; and Anna Joubin-Bret (French), appointed by the Respondent.
|September 22, 2015||The Tribunal holds a first session by telephone conference.|
|October 1, 2015||The Tribunal issues Procedural Order No. 1 concerning procedural matters.|
|December 18, 2015||The Respondent files a memorial on objections to jurisdiction.|
|March 21, 2016||The Claimants file a counter-memorial on jurisdiction and a request to join the objections to jurisdiction to the merits.|
|May 20, 2016||The Respondent files a reply on jurisdiction and a response to the Claimants’ request of March 21, 2016.|
|July 19, 2016||The Claimants file a rejoinder on jurisdiction and a reply to the Respondent’s response of May 20, 2016.|
|November 2, 2016||The Acting Secretary-General moves that the Tribunal stay the proceeding pursuant to ICSID Administrative and Financial Regulation 14(3)(d).|
|November 3, 2016||The proceeding is stayed for non-payment of the required advances pursuant to ICSID Administrative and Financial Regulation 14(3)(d).|
|July 6, 2017||The Tribunal issues a procedural order for the discontinuance of the proceeding for lack of payment of the required advances, pursuant to ICSID Administrative and Financial Regulation 14(3)(d) .|