Minister Chu Ngoc Anh delivered necessary documents to join in Lahay Agreement to General Director of WIPO Francis Gurry

Vietnam signs Lahay Agreement on int’l registration of industrial designs

Representing the Vietnamese government, Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh delivered the document to join in Lahay Agreement (Geneva 1999 Act) at the head-office of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) on September 30, 2019. This agreement, which is about international registration of industrial design, will be effective in Vietnam after three months from the submission day.

National seminar on patent search for TISC launched

National seminar on patent search for TISC launched

The Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), and the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam (NOIP) have just jointly held the national seminar ‘Network of Technology and Innovation Support Centers (TISC) Training on Patent Search’.

Innovative startup has a close link with essential technological solutions such as robot hand in surgery.

Innovation, creativity increasing Vietnam’s value

According to the Global Innovation Index 2018 (GII 2018), Vietnam has recently increased to the position of 45/126 countries and economies. This is the result of various encouraging policies issued by the state as well as local authorities on startup activities.
GII (Illustrative photo)

Vietnam ranks 47th of 127 nations in GII

Vietnam ranks 47th among 127 economies in the Global Innovation Index 2017 (GII). This is the highest rank that the Southeast Asian country has gained so far.
The Viet Nam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) announced 45 projects awarded with the “Vietnamese Creative Technology 2016 - VIFOTEC” prize. (Photo: Sggp)

45 Projects win VIFOTEC 2016 Awards

The Viet Nam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA) announced 45 projects awarded with the “Vietnamese Creative Technology 2016 - VIFOTEC” prize and winners of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) on May 15.