Vietnamese Company to Publish Foreign Best Seller

The Vietnamese company First News inked an exclusive agreement with an American publishing corporation for the right to translate and distribute their books in Vietnam.

First News signed the contract with the US publishing corporation L. Ron Hubbard for exclusive distribution in Vietnam of the book entitled “Dianetics Modern Science of Mental Health.”

The deal includes three other books all penned by Doctor Hubbard.

The book “Dianetics, The Modern Science of Mental Health” has been translated into fifty languages and sold over 20 million copies worldwide.

It is estimated that the book will be officially distributed in Vietnam in February next year, with the exclusivity under the contract effective for ten years.

The agreement also shows Vietnam’s commitment in complying with the Berne Convention, copyright protection of literature and artistic works.

(Source: Thanh Nien – Translated by Minh Phat)
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Published: 24 June, 2005, 21:58:11 (GMT+7)
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