- Tajikistan Accedes to the 1958 New York Convention.
Tajikistan Accedes to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards
147th Country to Become Party to the Convention
VIENNA, 24 August (UN Information Service) – Tajikistan has deposited its instrument of accession to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, commonly known as the New York Convention. With its accession, Tajikistan becomes the 147th State party to the Convention. The Convention will enter into force for Tajikistan on 12 November 2012.
The New York Convention is widely recognized as a foundation instrument of international arbitration. It requires courts of contracting States to give effect to arbitration agreements and to recognize and enforce awards made in other States, subject to specific limited exceptions.