PCT Notification No. 184
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

Accession by the Kingdom of Bahrain

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 by the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain, on December 18, 2006, of its instrument of accession to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), done at Washington on June 19, 1970, amended on September 28, 1979, modified on February 3, 1984, and on October 3, 2001.

The said instrument of accession contains the declaration that, pursuant to Article 64(5) of the said Treaty, the Kingdom of Bahrain does not consider itself bound by Article 59 of the said Treaty.

The said Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the Kingdom of Bahrain, on March 18, 2007.

December 18, 2006