WIPO Notification No. 180
Paris Notification No. 163
PCT Notification No. 101

Convention establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization and certain other treaties administered by WIPO

Declaration by Turkmenistan

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit, on March 1, 1995, by the Government of Turkmenistan, of the following declaration:

"The Government of Turkmenistan, wishing to contribute to the protection of intellectual property, hereby declares that

- the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization, signed at Stockholm on July 14, 1967, and amended on September 28, 1979,

- the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property, of March 20, 1883, as revised at Stockholm on July 14, 1967, and amended on September 28, 1879,

- the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), of June 19, 1970, as amended on September 28, 1979, and modified on February 3, 1984,

continue to be applicable in respect of Turkmenistan.

"The Government of Turkmenistan also declares that, for the purpose of determining the amount of its contribution, under the unitary contribution system, to the budget of the World Intellectual Property Organization, Turkmenistan wishes to belong to class IX." (Translation)

March 1, 1995