Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Dec. 16
By Huseyn Hasanov - Trend:
Creation of favorable economic conditions for the development of state system of legal protection of intellectual property in Turkmenistan is aimed at intensifying scientific, technical, economic and cultural growth of the country, the Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper reported Dec. 16.
At the last meeting of the government, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov signed the relevant resolution on collecting fees for procedures related to registration of objects of copyright law, a list of these procedures, as well as volumes of fees.
A normative act based on the laws “On copyright and related rights” and “On currency regulation and currency control in foreign economic relations” has been coordinated with the relevant departments and meets the requirements of the normative acts of international law.
In November, draft laws on legal protection of inventions and on legal protection of industrial designs were approved and adopted at the 24th session of the Turkmen parliament.
The set of measures is aimed at providing legal protection for advanced engineering and technological developments, scientific discoveries and innovations, and their wide implementation in various sectors of the economy.