Nature of the Action
1. This is an action to recognize and enforce an arbitral award (the "ICSID Award") 1 issued on August 31, 2018 in ICSID Case No. ARB/14/4 in favor of UFG and against Egypt. The ICSID Award was issued by an arbitral tribunal (the "Tribunal") following arbitration proceedings conducted in accordance with the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States (the "ICSID Convention"). Pursuant to Article 54 of the ICSID Convention 2 and 22 U.S.C. ß 1650a, UFG requests that this Court (1) enter an order recognizing and enforcing the ICSID Award in the same manner as a final judgment issued by a court of one of the several states, (2) enter judgment in UFG's favor in the amounts and currency denominations specified in the ICSID Award, and (3) grant any other and further relief that the Court may deem appropriate.