BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS  GE15
Podcast  >  Evening Edition  >  Evening Edition  >  A Number-Crunching Look at the Music Industry

A Number-Crunching Look at the Music Industry

Darren Choy, President of the Recording Industry Association of Malaysia (RIM) and Managing Director of Warner Music

22-Aug-17 18:00

A Number-Crunching Look at the Music Industry

We don't think about it but the music industry plays a huge part in generating a country's economy. For Malaysia, the industry contributed between RM5.5 billion and RM6.1 billion to the GDP per year, and as a result created between 75,000 and 83,000 job opportunities per year too. These findings are based on the Economic Impact Study of the Malaysian Music Industry; a first-time study carried out by the Recording Industry Association of Malaysia, in collaboration with PwC. Ezra speaks to RIM President about the findings of this study and what it means for the future of our music industry.


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories: 

Tags:  Evening EditionIn FocusMusic IndustryDarren ChoyRecording Industry Association of MalaysiaRIMWarner Music


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Track By Track

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Bryan Loo, CEO and founder, Loob Holding

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

What's the Focus

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Afifah Basir, Co-founder and CEO of Petotum

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

MSP with Matt Armitage

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Bryan Loo, CEO and founder, Loob Holding

2:05 PM

Front Row

Cabaret Series: Yesterday Once More 4

2:15 PM

Storytelling Shakespeare

Romeo & Juliet

3:05 PM

Good Things

PPW Pushes For Gender Equality on Penang Mainland

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Doctor in the House: Sarawak Needs Its Own Cancer Centre

5:00 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

8:05 PM

Just For Kicks

9:00 PM

A Bit of Culture

10:00 PM

Track By Track