Singapore signs IP agreements to strengthen regional hub ambitions

Singapore’s intellectual property office IPOS has announced cooperation agreements with Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia, Brazil and China’s Capital Intellectual Property Services Association as it seeks to secure the city-state’s role as an IP hub.

The agreements will cover matters ranging from patent re-registration, mutual collaboration and recognition opportunities, and in the case of Brazil, streamlined patent prosecution procedures, building on earlier agreements made with Ecuador and others.

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