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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Asia's TV regulators can't ignore the threat of online piracy

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 01:45pm by JOHN MEDEIROS

    ... John Medeiros John Medeiros calls for a 'light touch' approach to censorship and control Asia's TV regulators can't ignore threat of online piracy The international ... not easy for consumers to go online and find uncut versions. This gives a push to piracy (as the uncensored versions are usually pirated ones) and it entices consumers into the netherworld ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Tackle root causes to combat piracy in Southeast Asia

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 03:59am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Tackle root causes to combat piracy Nowhere has as many pirate attacks as Southeast Asia. The region's growing global economic clout increases the likelihood ... though; longer term, poor coastal communities have to be deterred from turning to piracy in the first place. The initial approach has to be the same as for Somalia. Piracy had threatened ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Non-Chinese students cheat, too

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... as the kingdom of piracy, and the common, albeit misguided, perception of Chinese students as undeserving cheaters. Just as piracy is found not only in China, students of all origins cheat to gain ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Alibaba in anti-piracy PR blitz

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 10:23am by Doug Young

    ... wants to be removed from the list of "Notorious Markets" for piracy published regularly by the US Trade Representative's office. The company found itself embarrassed last December ... anti-piracy campaign, since illegal copying of movies and TV shows is often listed as one of the key grievances against Chinese firms that engage in and facilitate piracy. The timing ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Revised copyright bill still a deep disappointment to internet users

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 12:53pm by PETER YU

    ... Peter Yu Peter Yu says disagreements aside, anti-piracy protection is needed Exceptions in new copyright bill still do not go far enough The government is due to introduce ... to address the most important part of this reform- namely, to reduce large-scale online copyright piracy. Peter K. Yu holds the Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law at Drake University Law ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Military exercises a step forward, but trust is key to improving Sino-US ties

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 05:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... with observer status at the US-led Cobra Gold military exercises in Thailand. Chinese forces have since worked beside the US in disaster relief operations and anti-piracy measures off Somalia in 2012. ...

  7. Business - Companies

    Weibo: JD's 6-18 hype, Xiaomi's price cut

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:29pm by Doug Young

    ... leading web browsers. The case involves a recent record 260 million yuan fine imposed for piracy against the Shenzhen-based QVOD, operator and developer of a popular video site and video player. ... actions, since this kind of big penalty is exactly what's needed to finally clean up China's Internet of rampant piracy that stifles innovation and development. But personal rivalries ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Shooting down America's claims of 'soaring' Chinese military spending

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 03:03am by DAN STEINBOCK

    ... military investments "for a range of missions beyond China's coast", including sea-lane security, counter-piracy, peacekeeping, and humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    The American doctor is in, to do a bird flu check-up

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 09:11pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... competitor in Asia is music piracy. “Piracy is very big in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong, we know that. And Spotify was founded to actually be a more convenient alternative to piracy. So we are here to combat piracy," said Sriram Krishnan, the company's head of new markets for Asia Pacific. But the city did come first in something tech-related. Probably the world’s only ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Enduring values of the EU cannot be taken for granted

    Posted May 09th 2014, 02:53am by VINCENT PIKET

    ... with the government of Somalia, our naval mission Atalanta, and targeted aid, piracy has been reduced by 95 per cent. Today, the young men who used to man pirate ships are going to school. This is a special ...




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