Malaysia (RIM) and all international recording companies who have exclusively licensed RIM members to control their rights in Malaysia. These international recording companies consist of members of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI).
PPM is also a member of the Special Copyright Task Force which was formed by the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Malaysia in April 1999 wherein PPM's role is to combat end-user music piracy.
Who Is PPM?
A One-Stop Licensing Body set up in 1988 to represent the recording industry for the convenience of users of sound recordings and music videos including karaokes (as contained in cassettes, CDs, LDs, VCDs, DVDs etc) in Malaysia.
Why A PPM Licence?
The Malaysia Copyright Act 1987 gives record companies legal rights to control and grant licences for the public performance, playing or showing of their sound recordings and music videos.