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Indonesian Police Take Out Major Pirate Operator Illegally Streaming Live Sports
Oct 20, 2023 12:56 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) and its anti-piracy arm, the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP), join with Vidio in congratulating the West Java Regional Police for their action this week in arresting the individual behind a major piracy operation in Indonesia.
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AVIA and TVB Congratulate Hong Kong Customs for Action Against Distributors of Illegal Streaming Devices
Oct 18, 2023 11:31 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) and its anti-piracy arm, the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP), congratulate the Hong Kong Customs for their successful enforcement operation against 10 retail shops in Sham Shui Po and Yuen Long that were selling Illicit Streaming Devices (ISDs) that allowed users to watch illegally streamed content.
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The Future of Thai Content Shines Brightly with Thai Soft Power Enabling it to Travel the World
Oct 13, 2023 14:00 JST
Over 150 industry leaders gathered in Bangkok for the Asia Video Industry Association's (AVIA) Thailand in View conference, for a day of discussions centered around the State of Video in Thailand, the Supremacy of Content and Boosting Advertising Revenue, before closing off with a keynote address on the Big Picture.
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AVIA Releases Indonesia Study on the Untapped Opportunity of Premium OTT Services for Advertisers
Oct 04, 2023 14:37 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) has released a study to understand the usage of different video services in Indonesia and consumer attitudes towards them. The study looked at video across social media, user-generatedcontent (UGC), linear TV, messaging services and premium OTT.
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New Study Shows Threat to Philippine Consumers From Piracy Sites Remains Greater Than Ever
Sep 15, 2023 15:09 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA), with Dr Paul Watters of Cyberstronomy, have released a new report, "Consumer Risks from Piracy in the Philippines", that once again highlights the possible dangers Filipino consumers face when accessing pirate sites.
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Indonesia Remains a Market to Watch as Local Players Focus On Growth, Localisation And Expansion Beyond Its Shores
Sep 04, 2023 15:38 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) hosted over 200 delegates at its recent Indonesia in View conference that took place in Jakarta on 31 August.
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AVIA and AVISI Combine Forces With an MOU to Fight Against Piracy and Protect and Promote Content in Indonesia
Aug 30, 2023 16:24 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) and the Video Streaming Association of Indonesia (AVISI) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Jakarta.
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Clare Bloomfield Appointed Chief Policy Officer for the Asia Video Industry Association
Aug 01, 2023 10:37 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) has appointed Clare Bloomfield as its new Chief Policy Officer (CPO), with immediate effect.
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Asian Video Industry is Set for Greater Growth as Opportunities Abound Beyond Traditional TV
Jun 27, 2023 10:36 JST
The Asia Video Summit marked a successful return to Hong Kong, with almost 300 delegates attending the conference in person and virtually.
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Latest Research Demonstrates Significant Uplift in Effectiveness of Advertising on Premium OTT Advertising over Mass Streaming Services
Jun 21, 2023 14:32 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) has released the second phase of its research into differences between advertising in premium OTT and mass streaming video environments (UGC / video sharing services).
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Satellite Operators Maintain a Positive Outlook on The Future of The Industry and Talk Up Integration, Adaptation and Cooperation
Jun 12, 2023 16:16 JST
On June 6, the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) annual satellite conference, the Satellite Industry Forum, welcomed over 140 delegates and speakers including some of the satellite industry's largest operators for a day of discussion on the challenges and growth opportunities of the satellite connectivity market valued at $11.2 billion in 2021, and projected to reach $22.1 billion by 2031.
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Media Veteran Gregory Ho Joins The Asia Video Industry Association as Senior Advisor
May 31, 2023 18:00 JST
Corporate communications and branding media veteran Gregory Ho has been appointed Senior Advisor with the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA).
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AVIA and CAP Strongly Support the Passage of Legislation to Amend the IP Code of The Philippines to Allow for Pirate Sites to be Blocked in The Philippines
May 23, 2023 12:34 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) and the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) warmly congratulate Albay Representative Joey S. Salceda for the passage of his legislation (House Bill 7600) through the House of Representatives to amend the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines to allow for pirate sites to be blocked in the Philippines.
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2023 CAP Consumer Surveys Continue to Show the Benefits of Effective Site Blocking
May 15, 2023 12:44 JST
The most recent piracy landscape consumer surveys commissioned by the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) show that while piracy rates remain stable in many countries around Asia-Pacific, we have seen notable increases in piracy rates in Thailand and Taiwan, with a discernible increase also in Hong Kong.
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Vibrant Taiwan - Video Evolving at Home and Abroad
May 11, 2023 16:09 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) welcomed over 100 guests to its Taiwan in View conference, with Deputy Minister of Culture, Sue Wang, giving the opening remarks as the Guest of Honour.
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Content Remains King in the Future of Video in India
Apr 17, 2023 12:00 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association's (AVIA) Future of Video India conference opened to a full house with a keynote conversation with Shri Apurva Chandra, Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB).
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Singapore Continues To Lead the Way in Asia in Judicial Blocking of Illegal Streaming Sites, but More Can Be Done
Apr 17, 2023 09:51 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association's Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) commends the Singapore High Court for its latest Order to block another 20 illegal streaming sites and associated domains responsible for the distribution of illegally streamed content in Singapore.
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A Focus on Content and the Consumer is the Key Driver for Growth and Sustainability in Asia
Nov 07, 2022 13:33 JST
The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, returned in full swing, hosting over 300 delegates in person and online as a hybrid conference, amidst a time of immense innovation and disruption in the video industry.
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Asia Video Summit Returns in 2022 with a Focus on a Future of Growth and Sustainability in Asia
Oct 25, 2022 13:00 JST
The annual marquee event of the Asian video industry, the Asia Video Summit, will return as a full hybrid event this year on 1-2 November 2022, with physical events in both Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as a live stream of all sessions to be made available on its interactive event platform.
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Indonesia Market Poised for Big Growth in Streaming
Oct 11, 2022 11:01 JST
For the first time in three years the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) returned to Jakarta to host Indonesia in View 2022, an event that welcomed some of the industry's biggest players for a day of discussions dissecting the opportunities for growth in this expansive market.
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Philippine Industry Body Launched for Stronger Content Protection and Anti-Piracy Efforts
Sep 29, 2022 17:18 JST
Leading Philippine industry players including Globe, GMA Network, Inc., Cignal TV, Inc, KROMA Entertainment and Smart Communications, Inc, joined hands with the Asia Video Industry Association's (AVIA) Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) to announce the formation of the Video Coalition of the Philippines (VCP).
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AVIA Releases OTT Study in Singapore at its First OTT Upfront Showcase Presenting Premium Content at its Best
Sep 12, 2022 13:02 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) has released a new research study entitled Premium OTT - Building its Rightful Place in the Digital Market, to understand the usage of different video services in Singapore and attitudes towards them.
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Manila Protection of Online Content Summit Builds Off High Hopes for Efficient and Effective Site Blocking Measures in New House Bill
Sep 02, 2022 13:06 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) and the Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) hosted a seminar earlier today in Manila to promote the protection of online content in a country that continues to have some of the highest levels of online piracy in Asia Pacific, levels that impede economic growth and pose serious risks to consumers.
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Korean Content Powerhouse Shaping the Entire Asian Video Landscape
Sep 01, 2022 10:39 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) welcomed over 200 delegates from across the region for its first ever Korean focused conference and its first in market event since 2019, with Korea in View, which took place on 30 August at the Westin Josun, Seoul.
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First In-Person Satellite Industry Forum After COVID Sees the Industry in Strong Shape and Geared for Growth
Jun 06, 2022 12:10 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association was finally able to host its annual Satellite Industry Forum in-person in Singapore on 31st May 2022 after a two-year hiatus, bringing together over 120 delegates from around the world and some of the satellite industry's most foremost leaders.
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The Future of Video in India is Bright, as Video Becomes Increasingly Democratized and Consumers Have It All
May 04, 2022 10:35 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association held its third Future of Video India virtual conference to much optimism as industry leaders remained bullish on India's long-term view, after its fifth straight quarter of economic expansion, with all round economic recovery and an economic rebound that is much broader based and across multiple sectors.
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Indonesia Continues to Lead the Way in Site Blocking
Apr 11, 2022 10:00 JST
The Coalition Against Piracy (CAP) has been tracking traffic to sites that have been blocked in Indonesia, as well as overall traffic to pirate sites and legitimate sites.
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OTT Summit Ends with Much Optimism for Growth in Asia and a Strong Focus on Content and the Consumer
Apr 06, 2022 11:40 JST
The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) hosted over 850 delegates and featured over 80 industry leaders at the recent OTT Summit, with conversations revolving a lot on the subject of growth, from subscriber and revenue growth to increased local content investment and an intense focus on the customer.
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CAP Consumer Survey Shows the Benefits of Site Blocking
Mar 23, 2022 10:40 JST
The Coalition Against Piracy's (CAP's) most recent YouGov consumer surveys show that while piracy continues to be a major concern around the Asia Pacific region, particularly in Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines where 61% of consumers admit to accessing pirate services in each country, site blocking, and in particular government regulatory blocking, is having a noticeable effect in stopping consumers accessing pirated content online.
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