RIYADH — Minister of Commerce and Investment Majed Al-Qasabi, chairman of the board of directors of the Saudi Intellectual Property Authority (SIPA), on Thursday launched the strategy of the authority, its plan and identity during a meeting of its board of directors here.

The launching of the strategy coincided with the World Intellectual Property Day, observed every year on April 26.

The main features of the strategy are based on a number of themes, which are: preparing and following up the implementation of a national strategy for the intellectual property rights, modernizing and updating the rules and regulations of the intellectual property rights, providing the products and services of the intellectual property rights with quality and high standard, increasing awareness about it, providing data on the intellectual property rights, cooperation with the other concerned bodies for its execution and defending the Kingdom's rights in this regard.