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Creative Commons is working with Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) to create Malaysia jurisdiction-specific licenses from the generic Creative Commons licenses.

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About The Multimedia Development Corporation

Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) has been given the mandate by the Malaysian Government for the coordination, promotion and development of the information technology (IT) industry and selected services in MSC Malaysia.

Incorporated under Companies Act of Malaysia, owned and funded by the Government, MDeC advises the government on IT legislation and policies, develops MSC Malaysia-specific practices and set world-class standards for MSC Malaysia information infrastructure and urban development.

In addition, MDeC accelerates the growth of MSC Malaysia as a global IT hub by attracting world class companies and nurturing Malaysia’s SME’s, globally markets MSC Malaysia and works with the governments entities and private organisations to ensure that MSC Malaysia continues to be the nucleus for innovation in the region for the creation of outstanding IT products, solutions and services.

As a performance-oriented, client-focused agency, MDeC facilitates applications MSC Malaysia Status. MDeC also assists in expediting permit and license approvals, and introduces companies to financiers and high value business partners. In high potential markets, MDeC has set up overseas offices such as in Dalian, Beijing and Shanghai, China and Bangalore, India.

Posted 02 September 2008