The UN convention on mediated settlement agreements puts Singapore on the map

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  1. Which of the following statements best summarises the UN Convention on mediation?

  2. What will the new convention give the business community?

  3. What will the success of the convention primarily rest on?

  4. Why is the convention significant for Singapore?

  5. Why is Singapore already well-positioned to expand its mediation services?

  6. Which of the following is not a legal recourse during a dispute?

  7. When might there be reluctance to try mediation?

  8. Why has international arbitration lost some of its attraction in recent years?

  9. How can the accounting profession play a role in mediation?

  10. Why might mediation have a fundamental advantage over arbitration?