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Maritime authorities warn on piracy

Maritime authorities warn on piracy

The Vietnam Maritime Administration urged ship owners and maritime companies to implement maritime security plans to ensure safety for Vietnamese vessels operating in waters off East Sabah and south Philippines, reported Nhan Dan newspaper.

Vietnam fines Netflix-style movie site US$2,600 for piracy

Vietnam fines Netflix-style movie site US$2,600 for piracy

The Ministry of Information and Communication has fined a company VND60 million (US$2,600) for posting pirated movies and TV shows, including Hollywood blockbusters, on its streaming website, local media has recently reported.

Vietnam puts forth initiatives at ASEM-10

Vietnam puts forth initiatives at ASEM-10

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung proposed strengthening regional, inter-regional and global mechanisms on dialogue and cooperation at a session of the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit that closed in Milan, Italy on October 17.

First Vietnam piracy lawsuit for books succeeds

First Vietnam piracy lawsuit for books succeeds

One of two foreign-language schools that were sued by Tri Viet (First News) Publishing House in HCM City last year for pirating its TOEFL and TOEIC textbooks has issued a formal apology and paid compensation of VND380 million (US$18,095) to the publishing company.