In the month of October, the Enforcement Division of the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism (MDTCC), assisted by CyberSecurity Malaysia and MACP, successfully conducted two raids on premises located in Klang Valley.
Teams from Astro, Media Prima, Karyawan and MACP members, including directors and staff participated in the inaugural MACP Mini Sports held on 19 October 2013 at Sports Arena Sentosa, Kuala Lumpur. Amongst some of the MACP members who took part were Shah Slam, Khai AF, Neves Pretty Ugly, Zul 2 by 2, Zimi Sofarz, Idea Moin, Saida AF, Maya and Ani Mayuni.
CISAC organized the 22nd CIS Sessions in Kuala Lumpur with over 80 attendees from more than 30 societies.
MACP was officially appointed as a strategic partner of University Utara Malaysia (‘UUM”) at a Raya Open House cum Programme Launching ceremony in Kuala Lumpur. YB Dato Seri Idris Jusoh, Minister of Education II launched the Degree in Creative Industry Management (Honours) course which includes components in management, creativity, business and technology in the film, music, animation and media production. As a strategic partner, MACP will act as an advisor to the programme besides offering industrial training placement and assisting in their research.
Mr Eric Yeo from Indie Works Sdn Bhd and Mr Ang Swee Giap of Like Music were elected as new publisher directors at the 23th AGM held on 27 June 2013. At the same meeting, En Ahmad Izham Omar, En Johan Mohamed Nawawi, Dato’ Mohd Nasir bin Mohamed and En Abdullah bin Mamat were also re-elected to the Board for a new 2-year term. Click here for full list of MACP Board of Directors.
In an historical event, three music-based collecting bodies at a joint Press Conference announced their certification as Licensing Bodies under the Copyright Act 1987 by the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO), an agency under the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism today.
As part of our continuous efforts to provide better services and for good transparent practices, MACP is pleased to inform that we are making available works information at our website accessible from the Work Search menu.