Flashed yesterday: GroupM to acquire controlling interest in MediaCom India

While MediaCom India will continue operating as an independent brand, the agency will have the advantage of access to GroupM’s global infrastructure

Snapdeal commands 36.75% share; BigBasket most aggressive player with 79.7% share of TV ad pie: Silverpush report

Following demonetisation TV spots of the e-wallet sector rose while that of the fashion e-commerce sector fell significantly

On National Tourism Day, a sneak peek at the most memorable India tourism ads

In 2015, foreign exchange earnings from tourism amounted to Rs. 1,35,193 crore, with an annual growth rate of 9.6 per cent

Australia’s Filtered Media is now part of PROI Worldwide

With the Sydney-based agency joining in, PROI strengthens its Australia presence across four agencies.

Integral PR is now Integral

The change in name and positioning marks the integrated communications advisory firm’s 20th year.

Starcom wins global Merck Consumer Healthcare business

Starcom will take full media responsibilities on behalf of Merck’s Consumer Healthcare brands across global markets

Publicis Media India adds Rs 1000 crore plus business in the last nine months

Will now handle a number of new accounts which include Parle Products, Mars, Fiat Chrysler, Citibank, OnePlus, Singapore Tourism Board and Fox Media

Belmond appoints David Grossniklaus as Senior Director for Development in Middle East, Africa and India

Grossniklaus will focus on growing Belmond’s footprint across the region with new hotel developments and conversion opportunities

Zirca set to launch its own CDN Optimization Platform

The first-of-its-kind platform will help publishers and advertisers create long-term relationships with their target audiences, says Zirca CEO Neena D...

Mogae Media to offer StarStar services to Google for RailWire Wi-Fi

This Google program is already live at 100 railway stations, and is expected to be rolled out to 400 more in 2017, says Sandeep Goyal, Chairman, Mogae...

Sandeep Aggarwal of ShopClues & Droom bets big on international start-ups

Following his investments in Wydr, Shopsity, Poolmyride and AYN Network, he has now invested an undisclosed amount in Indonesian home decor marketplac...

BookMyShow acquires Hyderabad-based MastiTickets

The move will further consolidate BookMyShow’s presence in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Betaout raises funding from South-East Asian investors

The funding is led by Indonesia-based East Ventures and other SEA investors

Sportz Interactive drives Hockey India League's digital mandate for third consecutive year

With 25,000-odd followership in Jan 2016, both Hockey India and Hockey India League now boast almost 1,80,000 followers on Twitter and 5.5 million lik...

Leo Burnett Experience helps Nissan GT-R create largest map outline of India

This was work that stems from Leo Burnett’s Humankind philosophy, of creating ‘acts, not ads’, says Vandana Verma, Executive Vice President, Leo Burne...

Myleeta Aga, BBC Worldwide's GM India, takes on additional role

Aga is now additionally responsible for all of BBC Worldwide's SEA business, including driving Content, Format, and Digital Sales

Satyajit Sengupta joins Dainik Bhaskar as Chief Corporate Sales & Marketing Officer

In this role, Sengupta would be responsible for spearheading the complete Corporate Sales & Marketing Vertical for Dainik Bhaskar. He would be based o...

ZEEL’s Q3FY17 ad revenue at Rs 9,554 Mn; up 3.4% YoY

Despite demonetisation blues, ZEEL reported consolidated revenue of Rs 16,391 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2017

India is waiting for a show like Rising Star: Raj Nayak, Colors

Colors is all set to raise the stakes with its latest new non-fiction property called ‘Rising Star’ through which it is going to revolutionise televis...

Veteran communications consultant Irfan Khan is no more

Khan was conferred upon the Lifetime Achievement Award at exchange4media’s India PR & Corporate Communications Awards in 2013.

Discovery appoints Vikram Tanna VP, Head of Ad Sales &Biz Head of Regional Clusters South Asia

Tanna takes over from Karamjit Dua who moves into a new role as head of new business and mergers and acquisitions

Subramanian Swamy letter to I&B Ministry, objecting use of ‘Republic’ in Arnab Goswami’s venture, posted on Twitter

He has asked the Ministry to look into the matter as granting the name “Republic” is a “direct breach of the Emblems and Names (Prevention and Imprope...

This Budget 2017, moneycontrol to explore India’s new digital economy post demonetization

The financial platform is betting big on interactive and engaging elements as it offers a comprehensive picture on what is being touted as a ‘breakthr...