The Industry is implementing the project for the development and automation of the registration of trademarks
12:12 - 18/06/2019
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The Ministry of Industry and Minerals, Tuesday, for direct regulation of industrial and development department in the ministry is implementing a project to develop and automate trademark registration funded by the ministry under the guidance and great support and follow - up and direct supervision of the Minister , Saleh Abdullah al - Jubouri.
The Director General of the Department of Organization and Industrial Development Alaa Musa Ali said in a statement that "70% of the infrastructure and supplies required for the project have been completed in preparation for the start of the pilot operation of IPS, the trademark registration system according to the requirements of the Royal Organization Intellectual property of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) ".
"This system will automate the process of registering, archiving and organizing the marks, which will contribute to reducing the paper administrative procedures currently in place and organizing the process of following up, auditing and registering the trademark and facilitating and facilitating the procedures for the employees and beneficiaries and reflecting this positively and significantly on the efficiency, accuracy and speed of completion of the work. "He said.
He explained that "work and efforts are continuing to complete the infrastructure and all the requirements of the project and start the pilot operation within a period not exceeding six months to move to the stages of subsequent development to reach the level of developed countries in this area through the registration of the brand through the Internet (ON LINE), which will allow the beneficiary Of the application to register the trademark electronically without the need for personal review and payment of electronic fees through the electronic card, which will be activated in coordination with the relevant departments in the Ministry to become a process of registration of the trademark through the system Fully electronic ".
"After the unlimited support of the Minister of Industry in terms of financing, guidance and direct supervision of the project, it has prepared a road map and a systematic plan and an advance organization. It looks forward to implementing this system in practice and making it a reality in just one year," he said. Ending / 25