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  1. Captain of crime

    Posted Aug 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the largely untapped intrigues of maritime piracy. 'You are going to ask me if I have been to Hong Kong lately,' he says. 'And you are going to crucify me because I haven't been ... words in one sitting and he would say 'yes' or 'no' to certain things.' Basing a novel on martime piracy occurred to him during the war on terror. 'Few people had ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/425659/captain-crime
  2. PlayStation 2 finally arrives in mainland market

    Posted Nov 29th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Andrew K. Collier in Beijing Despite serious piracy concerns, Sony will launch the games console next month Sony Corp has announced that it will launch the PlayStation 2 (PS2) games console in China next month, despite widespread concerns within the company about the potential for piracy of games. Earlier reports had suggested the company would postpone the introduction ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/436273/playstation-2-finally-arrives-mainland-market
  3. Shanghai court backs film giants in DVD piracy action

    Posted Aug 09th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... the settlement, Universal Pictures will receive 62,000 yuan in two cases of piracy, Walt Disney Co was awarded 35,000 yuan in one case and 20th Century Fox 153,000 yuan in three cases, the MPA said. ... producers of pirated DVDs. But Mr Ellis said the cases were just small victories amid rampant piracy and urged the central government to do more to implement civil and criminal penalties. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/424254/shanghai-court-backs-film-giants-dvd-piracy-action
  4. Infernal piracy

    Posted Dec 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Film distributors are hoping to beat pirates at their own game. They have flooded Beijing shops with DVDs of Infernal Affairs III just three days after cinemas began screening it. But what more do you think the industry and the authorities should be doing to stop piracy? Write to us. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/438448/infernal-piracy
  5. Piracy and Sars delay PlayStation launch

    Posted Oct 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sidney Luk Sony Corp has decided to postpone the launch of its PlayStation range of game consoles in China until next year from December due to the rampant software piracy in the mainland ... why we decided not to do so right after the Sars outbreak,' the source said. Industry sources said piracy had also affected the launch. Pirates and a lack of copyright awareness have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/431829/piracy-and-sars-delay-playstation-launch
  6. Government promises stronger action in pay-TV piracy battle

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez The government is stepping up efforts to check signal piracy in the pay-television sector, according to Commerce, Industry and Technology Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah. The announcement came last week after cable and satellite TV industry players criticised the government's inability to stamp out rampant signal piracy in Hong Kong. According to a study by the Cable ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/433350/government-promises-stronger-action-pay-tv-piracy-battle
  7. Government promises stronger action in pay-TV piracy battle

    Posted Nov 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... BIEN PEREZ The government was stepping up efforts to check signal piracy in the pay-television sector, according to Commerce, Industry and Technology Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah. The announcement came last week after cable and satellite TV industry players criticised the government's inability to stamp out rampant signal piracy in Hong Kong. According to a study by the Cable ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/433301/government-promises-stronger-action-pay-tv-piracy-battle
  8. Anti-piracy push welcomed

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Arun Sudhaman

    ... in an attempt to clamp down on the kind of intellectual property (IP) infringement that has made the country almost synonymous with piracy. The central government appears to be keenly aware ... the new laws may be having on piracy levels. 'Piracy activities continue to be a serious problem in China despite the new post-World Trade Organisation/TRIPs-[trade-related intellectual ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/436139/anti-piracy-push-welcomed
  9. Vice-premier hears piracy petitions

    Posted Sep 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... protection of their brands, in the highest level meeting the group has had so far on the issue of piracy. Some participants walked away dissatisfied because the vice-premier did not offer any new proposals to counter the rampant piracy that threatens foreign brands in the mainland. 'What she told us is what we already knew,' said one lawyer who attended the meeting which lasted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/428390/vice-premier-hears-piracy-petitions
  10. Education campaign aims to stop software piracy

    Posted Nov 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the importance of intellectual property rights.' He said the software piracy situation in Hong Kong had improved compared with five years ago, but there remained plenty of work ahead to ensure ... Corp (IDC). IDC said software piracy in the city dropped to 53 per cent in 2001 from 64 per cent in 1996. Software accounted for about 13 per cent of the total Hong Kong information technology ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/434985/education-campaign-aims-stop-software-piracy

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