With the 2018 FIFA World Cup matches illegally streamed on different Internet platforms in Vietnam, infringing the copyrights of Vietnam Television, a group of ‘knights’ have dedicated their time and efforts to help the state broadcaster tackle piracy.
Vietnam should strengthen land and copyright laws to give enterprises more flexibility and to enhance asset security, experts said at an award ceremony in Hanoi on November 23 for the country’s 500 most profitable firms.
US publisher Algonquin Books has bought the copyright of a novel written in English by Vietnamese author Nguyen Phan Que Mai, who lives in Belgium with her family.
Vietnamese and Japanese intellectual property experts gathered at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on October 6 to share experience in completing copyright system and improving the quality and comercialisation of inventions.
VOV.VN - At a professional training course to be put on by the Publishers Association of Germany this August 5, editors from Vietnam will learn strategies to become more globally competitive, the Zing online newspaper reports.
Russia’s Clever Media Publishing House has purchased the copyright of three Vietnamese children’s Maths books translated into English and released by Dan Tri Publishing House and Long Minh Book Company.
The Copyright Office of Vietnam under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Korea Copyright Commission held a forum in Hanoi on June 2.
A two-day festival promoting publication copyright compliance and the publishing industry, organised by Vietnam and Japan, began in Ho Chi Minh City on May 26.
The YouTube channel of the state-run Vietnam Television (VTV) has been suddenly suspended, with the national broadcaster admitting later the same day that the termination was due to copyright infringement regarding its content.
Hundreds of thousands of enterprises in Vietnam mat face lawsuits due to tough regulations on copyright protection stipulated in the Trans-pacific Partnership.
Japanese experts in the field of copyright and related right protection shared experience with their Vietnamese colleagues in how to develop collective management organisations (CMOs) for copyright and related rights at a workshop on January 28.
A pop song written by composer Nguyen Van Chung of HCM City has been included on two CDs by the Casa Musica, a music company in Germany.
(VOV) - A seminar on copyright, related rights and urgent issues was held by the Agency for Cultural Affairs of Japan, the Copyright Office of Vietnam (COV) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) in Ho Chi Minh city on August 5.
The media, especially digital, ignores copyright laws resulting in rampant plagiarism and demoralising journalists, a workshop held by the Vietnam Journalists Association heard in Ho Chi Minh City on January 28.
(VOV) - Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on May 30 signed a memorandum of understanding in Hanoi, establishing cooperative ties in copyright and related rights.
A book festival took place at the National Library of Vietnam on April 20 in Hanoi in response to Vietnam Book Day (April 21) and World Book and Copyright Day (April 23).
(VOV) -An animation contest, open to all professional and amateur animators and students who are citizens of ASEAN member countries has been launched to raise the awareness of the copyright.
A professional body is needed to protect property rights for films made in the country, said the Head of the Vietnam Cinematography Association.
Microsoft Vietnam and Lac Viet Company on December 18 announced that they have filed a lawsuit against a Taiwanese company, Gold Long John Dong Nai International, for software piracy.
More than 30 experts from 22 Asia-Pacific countries are attending a three-day workshop on copyright-related policies in Ho Chi Minh City.