WIPO chairmanship reflects Vietnam’s growing stature

WIPO chairmanship reflects Vietnam’s growing stature

NDO/VNA – The election of a Vietnamese ambassador as Chairman of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) General Assembly, with the support of all of the member countries, has shown Vietnam’s growing stature within the global arena.  (Oct 04, 2017)

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