Analyses | Regional and economic development | 2020-03-30 | Sing Tao

The legal disputes triggered by business activities in the outer space

There is an increasing number of private companies expanding their business activities from Earth into space, such as space travel, manufacturing rockets and spaceships and establishing satellite internet networks. However, as no country can appropriate and claim sovereignty over the outer space, how should the international space law be designed to maintain order and protect people’s right in space?

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