On the morning of December 26, the Department of Science and Technology coordinated with relevant units to organize a ceremony to receive the certification mark of Kon Tum Brocade Weaving, Dak Ha Fragrant Rice.
Attending the ceremony were representatives of leaders of departments, agencies and People’s Committees of districts and cities; members of the Organizing Committee, the Jury of the Kon Tum Innovation Startup Competition in 2022, other innovative startup experts alike.
Currently, Kon Tum province has been granted a protection title by the National Office of Intellectual Property (Ministry of Science and Technology) for the period 2016-2020 and 2021-2030, with 02 instructions for geographical location, 11 certification brands, and more than 100 brands for key products of the province, and localities, in which there are strong products such as Ngoc Linh Ginseng.
Industrial property rights protection for products has made an important contribution to improving quality, protecting and developing market brands, and safeguarding the legitimate interests of producers and consumers.
As a result, the National Office of Intellectual Property (Ministry of Science and Technology) has issued a decision to grant a certificate of protection for the Kon Tum Brocade Weaving Certification Trademark and the Dak Ha Aromatic Rice Certification Mark, both of which are registered in Kon Tum Province.
Kon Tum Brocade Weaving certification mark is protected for the purpose of preserving and developing unique brocade weaving products, imbued with the long-standing cultural identity of the 7 local ethnic minorities of Kon Tum province, contributing to economic development, improving the livelihood of brocade makers in the current integration trend.
With the successful protection of the Certification Mark, Kon Tum Brocade Textile and Dak Ha Fragrant Rice will have a launching pad to develop the brand in the near future.