A briefing cum dialogue session conducted by Ms SK Ng, MACP’s Documentation & Distribution Manager attracted 31 representatives from 22 publishing companies.
The briefing this time focused on giving publisher members practical training on how to use MACP’s online work search more effectively; to register works; notify performances of works in films, commercial or overseas; update changes of their particulars and works online.
MACP hosted a 2-day training for 2 officials from The Collective Organisation for Music Rights in Pakistan (COMP), a newly set-up multi-rights CMO. The training cum study visit was organized by World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). COMP was represented by Mr. Umer Sheikh, Chief Executive and Mr. Teymour Aslam, Licensing Manager.
Following the recently concluded MACP 26th AGM, a MACP delegation led by Pn Habsah Hassan had a fruitful meeting with YBhg Dato Shamsiah Kamaruddin, Director General, Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) and her senior officers at MyIPO office. MACP was also represented by directors Datuk M Nasir, En Ad Samad, En Johan Nawawi and General Manager, Ms Chan Miew Lan.
MACP’s 26th Annual General Meeting will be held at Restoran Puteri, Lot 3074, Jalan Datuk Sulaiman, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, Sg Penchala, 60000 Kuala Lumpur on Friday, 24th June 2016 at 4.30 pm.
On 18 March 2016, the Malaysian music industry lost one of our prominent and prolific music composers, Allahyarham Datuk Adnan Abu Hassan, who passed away as a result of a stroke.
Perwakilan MACP yang terdiri daripada Pn Habsah Hassan, Pengerusi, En Ad Samad, Pengarah, Ms. Chan, Pengurus Besar dan Justin Johari, Pengurus Undang-Undang telah mengadakan satu kunjungan hormat ke Arkib Negara.
MACP had the great pleasure of organizing a Training Program for two representatives of the Macau Association of Composers, Authors & Publishers (MACA), on 19th and 20th of May 2016.
MACP had its 26th annual dinner and award show at the Royale Chulan, Damansara Hotel. The guest of honour this year was YB Dato’ Jalani Johari, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Communication and Multimedia.
After hosting friendly games with representatives from Astro and Media Prima for two consecutive years; this time around, the teams invited were from local councils, Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya (MBPJ) and Majlis Perbandaran Subang Jaya (MPSJ). Leading the team from MBPJ was Puan Zaharah Bt. Rustam, whilst MPSJ was led by Encik Saipudin Sulaiman.