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Memorandum of understanding on cooperation between the Egyptian and Korean Patent Office

Memorandum of understanding on cooperation between the Egyptian and Korean Patent Office

Under the auspices of Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research,Dr. Mahmoud Saqr, President of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, and Mr. Kim, Director of the Korea Patent Office, signed a joint memorandum of understanding on cooperation between the Korean Patent Office and the Egyptian Patent Office to exchange experiences and provide technical consultation to the Egyptian side .

within this mou, joint proposal to develop and automate by the Egyptian office will be implemented with total fund 3 million dollars as a grant , This fund will be used to develop an information base  and a mechanism for the information exchange through regional, local and international levels beside spreading awareness of intellectual property within the framework of Egypt's 2030 strategy and achieving its objectives., in addition to converting the applications submitted through the Egyptian Office to an electronic image to facilitate its exchange with patent offices worldwide.