The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has an IP attaché for China, Tom Duke, based in the British Embassy Beijing.
The IPO provides support and information for businesses planning to export to key overseas markets. We also work to make sure that the international IP system is right for UK businesses.
As China develops knowledge-based industries and modernises and diversifies its economy, intellectual property has become much more important.
Today I will attend the Intellectual Property Awareness Network (IPAN) event to celebrate World Intellectual Property Day.
I recently went over to Malaysia with my best mate, Tom, and his fiancé, Rui’Xin, who is Malaysian. A fantastic country with some great food!
In the summer of 2015, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), with our support, published a report called Boosting Malaysia’s National Property System.
In 2014 China’s iOS app downloads surged with a 30% increase. This rapid growth has pushed China to the top spot for App downloads worldwide.
This week’s state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to the UK marks a "Golden Era" of UK-China relations.
Earlier this month I had the pleasure of visiting China for the second time in my role as Director of Copyright and Enforcement for the Intellectual Property Office.
South-East Asia possesses a population of around 600 million people; of these, there were 203 million internet users in South-East Asia at the end of 2014.
‘Champagne’, ‘Bordeaux’, ’Parma Ham’, ‘Parmesan’. Each of these products, associated with certain regions, are renowned and trusted for their nature, quality and authenticity.