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The Vietnam Digital Communication Association (VDCA) is asking YouTube and Facebook not to cause losses to Sconnect while waiting for judgments from courts in the UK and Hanoi.

List of 48 websites showing signs of law violation announced

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC)’ Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic Information has announced a list of 48 websites showing signs of law violations as of the end of the third quarter.

Strict punishment for online copyright infringement needed

Over a year after phimmoi, a website providing pirated films, was prosecuted for copyright infringement, the case has still not been resolved.

Vietnam's legal system protects authors' copyrights: Deputy Minister

Copyright issues and protecting intellectual property was the main topic of the "Roundtable and Workshop on Online Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights" on Monday.

VN publishing industry suffering losses because of pirated ebooks

Pirated ebooks are causing the publishing industry in Vietnam to "live in fear".

Awakening Vietnam's online music market

Vietnam's online music industry could have a yearly value of thousands of billions of VND if it is protected and exploited.

First e-magazine in Vietnam charge readers: Possible trend in country?

Copyright protection and content production are among challenges facing local media outlets.

Music copyright centre collects $6.4 million in royalties

The Vietnam Music Copyright Protection Centre last year collected VND150 billion (US$6.4 million) in royalties for registered composers and songwriters, an increase of 12 per cent over 2019.  

Local photographers need protection from copyright infringement

A professional organisation that protects the right of local photographers is badly needed as copyright infringement of photos has become increasingly sophisticated, experts have said.

Cher wins dismissal of lawsuit over album cover font

 A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing Cher of using a typeface created by Brooklyn, New York, graphic designer for her 2013 album "Closer to the Truth" without permission.

Get copyright protection on the Internet

 VietNamNet Bridge – The contents often associated with copyright infringement on the Internet include articles, images and videos.

Online copyright violations pose major problem

 VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam lacked the capacity to respond to online copyright infringements, said Vu Ngoc Hoan, director of the national Copyright Office.

S Korea helps with copyright protection

Vietnamese and South Korean agencies have signed a memorandum of understanding under which the latter will provide technical know-how for copyright protection in the music industry.

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Vietnamese music protected on YouTube

 VietNamNet Bridge - More than 100 Vietnamese singers have signed copyright protection contracts on YouTube.

Software piracy declines markedly

 VietNamNet Bridge – Software piracy in Vietnam has significantly declined over the past years, heard a workshop on computer security held by Microsoft in HCMC on Tuesday.