The agreement was signed by the Managing Director - Chief of Staff at the Arbitration centre at the RSPP Alexander Zamaziy and the Director for International Cooperation and Regional Development at the Arbitration centre at the RSPP Denis Mikshis, on one hand, and the Deputy Director of Qingdao Arbitration Commission Office Tian Youhe, on the other.
In the signing ceremony also participated Deputy Secretary General of the Standing Committee of the People’s Government Office of Qingdao, Chief of Staff Sui Zhiqiang, Director of Supervision and Judicial Office of the Standing Committee of Qingdao Municipal People’s Congress Yu Zongxu, Deputy Chairman of the Arbitration Court at the Qingdao Arbitration Commission Shu Jin, Chief of Case Acceptance Department of the Qingdao Arbitration Commission Jia Qingwen and Deputy Chief of the Arbitration Promotion Department of the Qingdao Arbitration Commission , Vice President of the Court of Internet Arbitration of the Qingdao Arbitration Commission Jiang Zhenshuang.
The parties agreed to support each other in the development of arbitration as a method of dispute resolution, to hold joint seminars, conferences and other events to promote arbitration. The agreement also provides for the mutual consulting assistance, organizational and technical assistance, including sharing premises for holding hearings.
Qingdao Arbitration Commission was founded on April 10, 1996. On October 12, 2019, the International Arbitration Tribunal of the Qingdao Arbitration Commission in the SCO Demonstration Zone was established. Shu Jin, who is also an associate arbitrator of the Arbitration Centre at the RSPP, was appointed to the position of Vice President of the International Arbitration Tribunal.
The delegation of the Arbitration Commission of Qingdao invited representatives of the Arbitration Centre at the RSPP to visit Qingdao in 2020 on the occasion of the international arbitration conference. Representatives of the Arbitration Centre, in response, invited Chinese colleagues to participate in the Pacific Legal Forum in Vladivostok, which is held by the Far Eastern Federal University in collaboration with the Far Eastern Branch of the Arbitration Centre at the RSPP.