The Chairman`s Opening Speech at the Annual Dinner 24-04-2018
Chairman addressing all guests at Annual Dinner 2018
Streaming Piracy Devices Threaten Hong Kong's Creative Industry
We, as members of the creative industry, certainly applaud the law enforcement agency for bringing the streaming pirates to justice. However, we are disappointed that neither the recent Policy Address, nor the latest Budget has addressed how the Hong Kong Government is going to strengthen protection of intellectual property against online piracy.
Creative Industries Expand “Infringing Website List” Scheme in Asia Pacific
The Hong Kong Creative Industries Association (HKCIA) and the Taiwan Intellectual Property Alliance (TIPA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the mutual exchange of the “Infringing Website Lists” (IWL), marking the creative sector’s first step towards expanding regional collaboration to fight online piracy.
The Hong Kong Infringing Website List (IWL) Scheme
The Hong Kong Creative Industries Association (HKCIA) takes the initiative to set up the Hong Kong IWL Scheme (the Scheme) in 2017. The aim of the Scheme is to disrupt advertising revenue to infringing websites.