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CIL Documents Database Advanced Search

To search within the text of all formatted documents available in the CIL Documents Database, please use the advanced search engine below. To choose a document category, click on the radio button of the category you want to search within.

Tips on further refining your search can be found below.

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International Law Documents
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Southeast Asian Investment Treaties
Southeast Asian Investment Arbitrations

NOTE: After clicking ‘search’ below, a new page will open. Please click on the search button again on that page to carry out your search with the above specifications.

Refine your search

To further refine your search, you may use one or more of the following:

Phrase search: Putting double quotes around your keywords, the search will return results with the keywords in the exact order you entered them (e.g. “Kyoto Protocol”).

Excluding certain words: If you’d like to exclude certain words from your search, simply put a minus sign (-) before the word you want to exclude (e.g. ASEAN agreement -declaration).

Searching for either one of your keywords: Entering OR (in all caps) between your keywords will return results that include either one of the keywords (e.g. Malaysia OR Singapore).