Asia Internet Coalition Executive Director Professor John Ure's presentation at the OTT in Indonesia Telecommunications Business at Mastel: Sari Pan Pacific Hotel Jakarta on 5th December 2013.
The Asia Internet Coalition
The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) is an industry association formed by eBay, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Salesforce and Yahoo. The AIC seeks to promote the understanding and resolution of Internet policy issues in Asia Pacific.
Our comments on the Decree 72 on the Management, Provision and Use of Internet Services and Information Content Online (Decree 72/2013-ND-CP)
Hong Kong has a strong tradition of freedom of expression; a parody exception will bolster its status regionally and internationally as a critical place to do business because of its free flow of information. We support such an exception from civil and criminal laws, properly drafted to take into account internationally accepted factors.
As with so many other industries -- medical tourism, electric cars, phablets -- Asia is widely considered to be the future of the Internet. There is, however, one very big “if”: If only the continent’s governments can get over their tendencies toward overregulation and censorship.
AIC Presentation: Cross Border Data Flows & International Trade: Developing New Rules for an Internet Economy
Cross Border Data Flows & International Trade: Developing New Rules for an Internet Economy 8th-9th October, Singapore 2013
The AIC believes that the Amendments to the Copyright Act B.E. 2537 (the “Copyright Act”) was proposed with good intentions to strengthen intellectual property rights (“IPR”) Protection in Thailand. The AIC, while supportive of the Ministry of Commerce’s (“MOC”) efforts to further IPR protection, thinks that such an Act, if not craft