OFFICIAL VISIT BY STATE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE P.R.C (SIPO)
25 May 2017 – The State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C (SIPO) made an official visit to MyIPO. The delegation was led by Ms. WANG Xiaoyun, Deputy Director General of International Cooperation Department, SIPO and joined by three other officials from Patent Examination Department of SIPO.
According to Ms. WANG Xiaoyun, the visit aimed to learn more about patents system and patent examination in Malaysia. SIPO is planning to introduce Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) and patent examination related services SIPO could provide.
Mr. Zulkarnain Muhammad, Deputy Director General (Strategic and Technical) who chaired the meeting expressed confidence the close relationship between MyIPO and SIPO would provide a firm foundation for exchanging experiences and best practices pertaining to patent examination system.
Earlier, the delegation made a courtesy call to YBhg. Dato’ Shamsiah Kamaruddin, Director General of MyIPO. They were Ms. WANG Xiaoyun, Deputy DG of International Cooperation Department of SIPO, Ms. WU Hong Xiu, Director of Patent Examination Administration Department of SIPO, Ms. SUN Yan, Deputy Director of Patent Examination Cooperation Center of SIPO, and Ms. HUANG Jia Program Officer of International Cooperation Department of SIPO.