Malaysia Cultivating a culture of “going original”

The Malaysian Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (“MTDCA”) in July launched the campaign “Ops Sikap Tulen”, which means ‘to cultivate in people a culture of going original’, in order to intensify its combat against software piracy. This innovative campaign has been launched to educate the public to respect intellectual property rights. The Minister […]

Data Exclusivity: Impact of the Malaysia – US FTA

Export oriented policies together with large inflows of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) have been the main driving force behind Malaysian economic growth. Developed countries have been promoting Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and based on precedent FTAs, the main emphasis is on intellectual property rights, medical technology and pharmaceuticals. After entering into a Free Trade Agreement […]