CISAC Sets Up New Asia-Pacific Regional Office In China
CISAC, the international of Authors and Composers Societies, announced the opening of its new Asia-Pacific office in Beijing
CISAC, the International Confederation of Authors and Composers Societies, announced that it has officially launched its new Regional Asia-Pacific office in Beijing, after successfully obtaining the support of Chinese authorities. The office will coordinate the protection and promotion of authors' interests throughout the region.
CISAC Director General, Olivier Hinnewinkel, said: "We are pleased to announce that we have received the full support of the National Copyright Administration of China (NCAC) to set up our office in Beijing. China is a vibrant artistic market and it is vital to CISAC that the rights of creators, in all repertoires, are recognised and protected in this country and throughout the region. The NCAC is a valuable partner for CISAC to achieve this goal and we truly appreciate the Chinese government's support. We are proud to celebrate the opening of our new home in Asia by bringing the creative community to the vibrant Beijing, a city blessed with creators and creativity. Our opening ceremony and the seminar that follows mark the beginning of a new era for us and our 3-million strong creators' community in the region."
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