VTV requests World Cup copyright protection

by VTV412 June 2018 Last updated at 10:12 AM

VTV requests World Cup copyright protection
(Photo: Getty Images) - As the only broadcaster licensed by FIFA to broadcast the 2018 World Cup finals in Vietnam, Vietnam Television is willing to share their rights with other media outlets according to FIFA regulations.

VTV will continue to accept requests from other broadcasters on copyright sharing in accordance with FIFA regulations. The deadline for requests is 5pm local time today (June 12th). Once approved, other broadcasters have to relay the signal with no additional advertisement or visual elements added to the structure of the broadcasts.

All approved broadcasters are responsible for making sure that the transmissions don't to go beyond the territory of Vietnam. Outlets in violation of copyright in any form can be held responsible under the law.