03 Jul '13, 6pm

Global Web giants express concerns over news licensing rule in Singapore

Five Silicon Valley giants are banding together to voice their concern regarding a new online content licensing rule in Singapore that has sparked a dramatic debate during the last few months. As noted by a Yahoo News report from the Southeast Asian republic on Wednesday, Facebook , Google , Salesforce.com , eBay , and parent company Yahoo have formed an industry association, dubbed the Asia Internet Coalition (AIC), to fight the matter. To recall, it was reported in late May that the the Singapore government was introducing a new licensing rule for online news sites. The regulation required that online news outlets covering local "news and current affairs" would need individual licenses to do so if they met two main criteria as outlined by the government's content regulator, the Media Development Authority (MDA). More specifically, Web sites that published one article per...

Full article: http://www.zdnet.com/global-web-giants-express-concerns-o...

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