We, Qaboos bin Said, the Sultan of Oman
after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State promulgated by Royal Decree 101/96,
and the Protocol Amending the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS)
and after presentation to Majlis Al-Shura,
and in pursuance of public interest,
have decreed as follows
The aforementioned protocol is hereby ratified in the form attached.
Competent bodies shall deposit the instrument of ratification for the aforementioned protocol in accordance with its provisions.
This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force on the date of its issuance.
Issued on: 1 Dhu Al-Qa’dah 1438
Corresponding to: 25 July 2017
Qaboos bin Said
Sultan of Oman
Published in Official Gazette 1204 issued on 30 July 2017.