29 Sep '11, 8am

MDA streamlines funding schemes

MDA streamlines funding schemes Sinema September 29, 2011 Business , Etceteras , Film Resources , Financing , Government , MDA , MDA Grants , News , Pre-Production , Production , Singapore No Comments Singapore’s Media Development Authority (MDA) has streamlined its suite of funding programmes to provide a more systematic approach to support an increasingly sophisticated media industry. It has whittled down the number of assistance schemes from the current 46 to just five. They cover development assistance, production, marketing, talent support and enterprise development, and will apply to all seven media sectors – broadcast, film, animation, publishing, interactive media, games and music. The move should sharpen the funding process and address industry feedback that MDA’s myriad array of schemes sometimes proved confusing, with some used only occasionally. It should also ...

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