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India’s 1.8 Million Strong Screen Community Contributes USD 8.1 Billion to Economy

  • 13Mar 2014

MUMBAI/SINGAPORE - The Indian motion picture and television industry is one of the largest and fastest growing sectors, contributing USD 8.1 billion (c. INR 50,000 Cr.) to the country’s economy, equating to…
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The Economic Contribution of the Indian Motion Picture and Television Industry 2014

  • 13Mar 2014

The Economic Contribution of the Indian Motion Picture and Television Industry, by leading financial services firm Deloitte, was launched during a panel discussion at FICCI FRAMES, 2014, being held at the Renaissance…
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MPAA Chairman And CEO Chris Dodd Joins LA India Film Council Governors To Announce 2012 Program

  • 14Mar 2012

SINGAPORE/MUMBAI: Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), participated in a special event of the LA India Film Council during the 2012…
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COMIC BOOKS HIGHLIGHTING DANGERS OF FILESHARING LAUNCHED IN INDIA

  • 24May 2010

Singapore/Mumbai – Schoolchildren across the country will soon be learning about the dangers of online movie piracy through a comic book launched by the recently formed Bollywood-Hollywood anti-piracy coalition. Deputy Chief Minister…
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FILM AND TELEVISION INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTES OVER US$6 BILLION TO INDIAN ECONOMY

  • 19Mar 2010

New Delhi/Singapore - The country’s burgeoning film and television industry created nearly 1.8 million jobs and contributes an immense US$ 6.2 billion (Rs 28,305 crores) to the Indian economy, a new report…
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FILM INDUSTRY LAUNCHES COALITION TO PROTECT CONTENT IN INDIA

  • 18Mar 2010

Mumbai/Singapore: An initiative to address piracy was jointly launched today at the FICCI Frames entertainment convention by Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) Chairman Dan Glickman, and leading Hindi studio executives such…
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Economic Contribution of the Indian Film and Television Industry 2010

  • 3Mar 2010

This study on the “Economic Contribution of the Indian Film and Television Industry” has been conducted by Price waterhouseCoopers, for Motion Picture Distributors Association (India) (“MPDAI”), with the objective of highlighting the…
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ONLINE PIRACY A GENUINE THREAT TO THE INDIAN FILM & TELEVISION INDUSTRY

  • 15Dec 2009

Hong Kong / Mumbai – The Motion Picture Distributors Association (India) (MPDA) today released two studies demonstrating that copyright infringement online is a major problem in India. The first report by Internet…
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MPAA CHIEF DAN GLICKMAN LAUNCHES ANTI CAMCORD INITIATIVE IN INDIA

  • 7Sep 2009
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