About the fact that a Company named PETROVIETNAM OIL DMCC impersonating as PVOIL’s subsidiary trademark and illegally using the “PVOIL”
On April 22, 2020, PetroVietnam Oil Corporation discovered information on the websites:https://pvoildmcc.com/, https://allafrica.com/stories/202001140754.html, according to which the Company is named PETROVIETNAM OIL DMCC, based in Dubai-UAE has claimed to be a subsidiary of PetroVietnam Oil Corporation and used the “PVOIL” trademark which has been granted a protection title by the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam to PetroVietnam Oil Corporation. Regarding this issue, PetroVietnam Oil Corporation would like to officially announce as follows:
1. PetroVietnam Oil Corporation absolutely does not have any subsidiary in the UAE. The fact that the Company named PETROVIETNAM OIL DMCC has impersonated as a subsidiary of PetroVietnam Oil Corporation as well as using the “PVOIL” trademark without permission of PetroVietnam Oil Corporation is contrary to the regulations of Vietnamese law.
2. Impersonating act of being a subsidiary of PetroVietnam Oil Corporation and illegally using the “PVOIL” trademark of the Company named PETROVIETNAM OIL DMCC can make partners and clients believe that this company is a subsidiary of PetroVietnam Oil Corporation, which shall leads to confusion when choosing to cooperate or use products/services of PetroVietnam Oil Corporation. In order to protect the interests of the partners and clients, PetroVietnam Oil Corporation has carried out appropriate and necessary measures to request the Company named PETROVIETNAM OIL DMCC immediately stop the act of impersonating and illegally using the protected “PVOIL” trademark.
PetroVietnam Oil Corporaion would like to announce as above for your information./.