16 April 2013
New State party to the New York Convention: Myanmar
Myanmar has become the 149th State party to the 1958 Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, or the New York Convention, having deposited its instrument of accession on 16 April 2013. The New York Convention will enter into force for Myanmar on 15 July 2013.
The Depositary Notification by the Secretary-General of the United Nations is available at: treaties.un.org/doc/Publication/CN/2013/CN.259.2013-Eng.pdf.
For current information concerning the status of the New York Convention, please consult the UNCITRAL website: www.uncitral.org/uncitral/en/uncitral_texts/arbitration/NYConvention_status.html