Pirated Microsoft Office Software in Thailand

According to media reports, a pirated copy of Microsoft Office Software is available for purchase on the streets of Bangkok, Thailand for about $9.70 (300 Thai Baht). A legitimate version of Microsoft Office would cost $200.

Software piracy in Thailand is estimated to cause losses of $852 Million a year.

(Software piracy losses by country.)

Source:  Patrick Winn, “Running bootleg software in Asia? Beware U.S. lawsuits,” Global Post, October 23, 2012.