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Country Profile – Taiwan 2015

Still predominately a physical business, digital income in Taiwan is expected to overtake that from CDs next year. Its revenues have been flip-flopping in recent years; but subscription streaming, now 80% of digital income,...

Country Profile – Portugal 2015

Recorded music revenues have been struggling for years in Portugal but the return to growth by the national economy is having a pronounced impact on the market. Digital revenues grew 32% last year and changes to copyright...

Country Profile – Ireland 2015

The Irish recording industry is finally experiencing a comeback, driven by the return of HMV, very promising growth in streaming revenues and a healthier economy