The CCC-ICLP International Alternative Dispute Resolution Center (International ADR Center) Opens at the World Trade Center, Colombo.

Oddly Gihan on June 26, 2023

The CCC-ICLP International ADR Center (Guarantee) Limited, a joint venture initiative of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) and the Institute for the Development of Commercial Law and Practice (ICLP) opened its ADR Center at the World Trade Center, Colombo. 

The International ADR Center at WTC Colombo is currently the only Institution in Sri Lanka that provides alternative dispute resolution services that include Arbitration, Mediation, and Negotiation for the resolution of commercial disputes. 

“We’re ready to provide world class services at our Center at the World Trade Center, Colombo, an internationally recognized business address that houses the largest business to business network under one roof. Our selection of the WTC was because of its unique location with proximity to the facilities that users look for.  The Center at WTC is well equipped and offers Arbitration and Mediation services for commercial dispute resolution. We have our own Rules and codes of conduct that are modeled on internationally accepted standards and a panel of accredited service providers. “, said Mrs. Dhara Wijayatilake, Secretary General of the Center.

Uniquely located in the heart of the Central Business District, the twin towers of the World Trade Center comprise 39 floors each housing 750,000 sqft of prime “A” Grade office space. The WTC Colombo is the exclusive license holder for the global trademarks “World Trade Center” and “WTC” owned by the World Trade Center’s Association providing an exceptional platform for business and networking opportunities. 

“We are excited to welcome the International ADR Center to our prestigious list of tenants at the WTC Colombo and provide an opportunity to experience state-of-the-art facilities and services to enhance their business performance,” stated Mr. Pravir Samarasinghe, Group Director /CEO of Overseas Realty (Ceylon) PLC. 

WTC Colombo was established 25 years ago in Sri Lanka under the patronage of late Mr. S P Tao, the former Chairman of Overseas Realty (Ceylon) PLC.— the owner, developer, and manager of the building. Since its inception, The WTC Colombo has remained Colombo’s most coveted commercial landmark, as well as the most sought-after business address.