Collecting Societies

RIAV is a non-profit non-Government organization. It currently has 56 members (including recording centers, recording companies and some singers and music composers who own certain audio/video works). The total revenue of RIAV in 2010 is approx. 11 billion Vietnam dongs (about US$520,000) [1].

#99 Ho Hao Hon, Co Giang Ward, District 1,
Ho Chi Minh City

[1] According to the report published in the website of the National Copyright Office of Vietnam (in Vietnamese).

Information for RIAV was contributed by the CMO through Baker & McKenzie.

  • Record companies
  • Music publishers
  • Film Studios
  • Performers
Rights administered by the Collecting Society? Right held by virtue of a law or statute? Possible by law to have these rights cleared directly by the right holder without involving the Collecting Society?
Reproduction / copying rights Yes No Yes
Public performance rights No No No
Distribution rights / rights to issue copies to the public Yes No Yes
Rights to communicate to the public / make available over the internet Yes No Yes
Other rights