Malaysia – Where is the love? – a saga in copyright!

Malaysia’s neighbor Indonesia; with whom it shares close cultural links has accused Malaysia of stealing its cultural heritage. The events came about following an advertisement in Malaysia’s overseas tourism campaign by the Malaysian Tourism Board featuring the traditional folk song “Rasa Sayang” loosely translated as the “feeling of love”, as its theme song. Indonesia claims […]

Malaysia cracks down on software piracy

Machines producing illegal Disc Copies As Malaysian government officials reinforce their aim to curb piracy by setting example, another recent incident proved their genuineness. Although the battle to combat piracy in order to protect intellectual property is a difficult one, Malaysia is on the right track. Fourteen machines worth RM42 million (US $13 million) that […]