You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Malaysia in a software bind

Piracy hits $12 billion worldwide

KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan.

Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in 65 countries. According to the study, piracy losses exceeded $12 billion worldwide in 1999 and topped $59 billion during the past five years.

More Digital

  • FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - MAY 26:

    XXXTentacion Breaks Taylor Swift’s Single-Day Global Streaming Record on Spotify

    KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan. Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in […]

  • SONOS PATRICK SPENCE

    How Smart-Speaker Maker Sonos Plans to Take on Apple, Google and Amazon

    KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan. Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in […]

  • “Teens may be watching less TV,

    Instagram Launches Long-Form Video Service Called IGTV

    KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan. Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in […]

  • Netflix

    Netflix Stock Closes at Record-Breaking $404.98 After Analysts Raise Price Targets

    KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan. Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in […]

  • Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg and Susan

    Apple, Facebook, YouTube CEOs Speak Out Against Family Separation

    KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan. Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in […]

  • facebook watch Studio

    Facebook Watch Aims to Reinvent TV With New Interactive Shows

    KUALA LUMPUR — Piracy in Malaysia accounted for $84 million in losses to the software industry last year, according to Business Software Alliance regional G.M. Roland Chan. Study was conducted by the Intl. Planning and Research Corp. for the BSA and Software & Information Industry Assn. BSA represents the leading publishers of business software in […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content