The election of a Vietnamese ambassador as Chairman of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) General Assembly, with the support of all member countries, has shown Vietnam’s growing stature in the global arena.
Although creative industries remain modest in Vietnam, there are certain local advantages for them to develop in the country, according to a specialist from Vietnam’s Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).
A project on enabling intellectual property (IP) environment funded by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) will be implemented in Vietnam from 2018 to 2022 with the aim to develop intellectual assets and technological advances in the country.
Vietnam was ranked 47th among over 127 economies surveyed in the global innovation index (GII) report 2017, the highest ranking to date, up 12 places compared to last year’s report.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has made a significant achievement in the Global Innovation Index 2017 (GII), ranking 47th out of 127 economies around the globe and 9th in Asia, leading the group of middle and lower-income economies.
VOV.VN - 45 scientific and technological inventions and applications of Vietnamese scientists and businesses were honoured by the Vietnam Fund for Supporting Technological Creations (VIFOTEC) at a May 16 ceremony in Hanoi.
The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is committed to supporting Vietnam in implementing IP–related activities, WIPO Director General Francis Gurry told the National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) on March 23.
Innovation has been seen as a tool to boost socio-economic development in Vietnam, said Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh at a conference on innovation in Hanoi.
The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on March 22 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in building a national strategy on intellectual property for Vietnam.
Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Francis Gurry vowed to keep assisting Vietnam in intellectual property field at a meeting with Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien in Hanoi on March 22.
VOV.VN - President Tran Dai Quang has underlined the importance of protecting industrial property, ensuring fair competition, and encouraging creativity via the Civil Code.
Vietnam is participating in the fifty-sixth series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva, Switzerland, from October 3-11.
A seminar discussing new approaches to developing a national strategy on intellectual property was held in Hanoi on March 8.
(VOV) -Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Viet Thanh had a recent working session with General Director of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Francis Gurry in Geneva, Switzerland on cooperation promotion measures.
A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Tran Viet Thanh, is attending the 55th session of the Assemblies of the Member States of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Geneva, Switzerland.
Vietnam is ranked 52th out of 141 countries in this year’s Global Innovation Index (GII), up 19 places from last year, said the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Increasing coordination between ministries and Vietnamese representative offices in foreign countries is necessary to more effectively implement the external affairs policy of active and proactive international integration.
(VOV) - A seminar on copyright, related rights and urgent issues was held by the Agency for Cultural Affairs of Japan, the Copyright Office of Vietnam (COV) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Ho Chi Minh city on August 5.
(VOV) - The vigorous development of technical cooperation between Vietnam and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) has assisted Vietnam in building institutions and technical facilities for the intellectual property system.
The General Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) passed a vote to elect Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnam’s permanent representative to the United Nations, the World Trade Organisation (WTO), and other international organisations, as the new Chair of the WIPO Coordination Committee during its 54th session on September 23.