Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel Says New Skylake Processors Are The Best Ever Made
This Is Google's Redesigned Logo
Instagram Gets New Features
Alliance for Open Media To Deliver Open Standard for Online Ultra High Definition Video
Seagate Develops High Density Mobile Hard Drive Technology, New Portfolio of 8TB Hard Drives
Apple To Work With Cisco On Enterprise Environment; said To Prepare Own Original Programming
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Processor To Geature Mobile Anti-malware Technology
WD My Cloud OS 3 Makes Cloud Storage More Personal
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Optical Storage > Malaysi...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, July 08, 2003
Malaysia thumbs nose at U.S. over disc prices


Malaysia will force down prices of original film and music discs to win a battle against cheap fakes despite a U.S. caution the move could backfire, a Malaysian minister said on Tuesday.

"What is suitable for us, we do that way," Muhyiddin Yassin, Malaysia's minister for domestic trade and consumer affairs, was quoted as saying by the state Bernama news agency.

Malaysia is pressuring copyright owners to lower prices, a move that would give consumers little reason to buy pirated goods.

An original music CD or movie DVD in Kuala Lumpur costs between 40 and 80 ringgit ($11-$21) compared with illegal clones available on the streets for between five and 20 ringgit.

Copyright owners, including international recording houses, were surprised recently when the government ordered them to come up with more affordable prices.


Previous
Next
Thailand's government orders curfew for online gamers        All News        Thailand's government orders curfew for online gamers
Thailand's government orders curfew for online gamers     Optical Storage News      Thailand's government orders curfew for online gamers

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .