4 weeks BOI-IPOPHL MOA expected to attract innovation capital MB |Biz
By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) and the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to promote commercialization and utilization of IPOPHL-registered intellectual properties by creating linkages to investors and attract more innovation-driven investments in the country. Through the MOA, the BOI will now be part of the Mind2Market Network of IPOPHL which will tap on the existing programs of BOI, such as the One Window Network (OWN) and the Trade and Industry Development (TID) Talks, to create stronger linkages between creators/inventors and investors. Both agencies also agreed to establish channels ... more