Asian Academy of International Law


07 December 2023 2023 Colloquium on International Law Navigating the Current International Legal Order Organisers:Asian Academy of International LawAAIL FoundationChinese Society of International Law As the Academy’s annual signature event, 2023 Colloquium on International Law attracted wide media coverage as well as participants from Hong Kong and beyond, including academics, legal experts, business leaders, government […]


Latest News 31 OCTOBER 2023 AAIL’s Deputy Secretary General publishing in Asian Dispute Review Drawing upon his expertise in the field of arbitration, Mr Adrian Lai JP, Deputy Secretary General of AAIL and Barrister of Des Voeux Chambers, recently published an article in the October 2023 issue of the Asian Dispute Review, titled ‘Mainland China’s […]


Latest News 19 OCTOBER 2023 AAIL’s first-time participation in AALCO Annual Session The Asian Academy of International Law (AAIL) has been invited to be an Observer to the 61st Annual Session of Asian African Legal Consultative Orgnisation (AALCO), an international organisation comprised of Member States from Asia and Africa, serving as a multilateral platform to […]


Latest News 16 OCTOBER 2023 AAIL’s Co-Chairman speaking at AALCO’s 61st Annual Session In her capacity as the President of the 59th Session of the Asian-African Consultative Organization (AALCO), Ms Teresa Cheng GBM GBS SC JP delivered the Vote of Thanks at the AALCO’s 61st Annual Session, which officially commenced on 16 October 2023, in […]


31 July – 4 August 2023 6th Training Session of China-AALCO Exchange andResearch Program on International Law(Hong Kong SAR Session) Organisers:Ministry of Foreign Affairs of ChinaAsian Academy of International Law Jointly organised by China and Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization (AALCO), the China-AALCO Exchange and Research Program on International Law (CAERP) was established in 2015 with […]


Latest News 14 JULY 2023 AAIL Co-Chairman speaking at APSA Seminar Dr Anthony Neoh SC JP was invited to deliver the keynote speech at the seminar organised by Asia Pacific Structured Finance Association on 14 July 2023, which is supported by the Academy. In the presentation, Anthony brought forth the rules-based international order set up […]


28 June 2023 WEBINAR Review of Investor-State Arbitral Awards by States Courts:Recent French Decisions Organisers: Asian Academy of International Law AAIL Foundation With arbitration being a main approach to resolve investor-State disputes, recent years are seeing an increase in investor-State arbitral awards rendered by courts across different jurisdictions. Against this background, the webinar provided an […]


5 June 2023 Key Trends in Antitrust, Privacy, Cybersecurity, Sanctions and Foreign Direct Investment – Hong Kong, EU, UK and US Perspectives Organisers:Asian Academy of International LawAAIL Foundation From a cross-jurisdictional perspective, this seminar provided a rich discussion concentrating on some of the key developments that are of particular relevance and importance to businesses. Complimented […]


3 June 2023 俄烏衝突、中美博弈背景下的南海形勢 Organisers: Asian Academy of International Law AAIL Foundation Given the strategic importance of the South China Sea to the region and even the world at large, both geopolitically and economically, the South China Sea dispute has been attracting heightened attention. With Ms Teresa Cheng as the moderator, this lecture featured Dr […]


19 May 2023 The World Trade Organisation in an age of bilateral and multilateral free trade agreements: Is it still relevant to Hong Kong? Organisers:Asian Academy of International LawAAIL Foundation The world trade order has seen tremendous changes, from the establishment of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) dealing with the global rules of trade, to […]