Date-wise News
Nokia launches N96 to take on Apple’s 3G iPhone?blur=25

While the market is excited about the launch of Apple’s 3G iPhone, competitors are busy planning out launches to give the iPhone some serious challenge. Expanding its Nseries range, Nokia is launching the ‘N96’ multimedia phone to take on the iPhone. The n96 is expected to hit the markets in September.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:46 AM

Prabhat Khabar celebrates Silver Jubilee with a new look?blur=25

Hindi daily Prabhat Khabar, which recently celebrated its 25th anniversary, has gone in for a facelift. The new-look Prabhat Khabar ensures easy navigability, easy to read font and well sectionalised pages. The daily is also embarking on a promotion campaign that involves a TVC and print ads. The creatives have been done by Taattva Siddartha Communications, a Delhi-based agency.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:45 AM

CII Marketing Summit addresses marketing to the bottom of the pyramid?blur=25

The two-day CII Marketing Summit 2008, commenced in the Capital on August 19. The 9th Summit puts the spotlight on ‘Marketing to the bottom of the pyramid’ and how relevant it is and in what measure it is achievable in the Indian context.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:44 AM

Brands latch on to mobile advertisements?blur=25

When mKhoj, a mobile advertising platform, launched a mobile campaign for Reebok, little could it dream of 40 million targeted impressions, in just over six weeks, of the ad. But it did precisely that.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:35 AM

Laqshya Media bags branding rights of Bangalore Airport bus shuttle service for 6 years?blur=25

Laqshya Media has recently been awarded the full bus-branding contract for the Bengaluru International Airport Ltd (BIAL) buses by the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC). This contract is for a period of six years.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:33 AM

Sunil Sahjwani moves back to TOI Group as Chief Creative Consultant?blur=25

Sunil Sahjwani, who was Director – Creative and Content, Zoom, has returned to The Times of India Group as Chief Creative Consultant.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:32 AM

Euro RSCG’s Jayanto Banerjee to join Bates 141 as Executive Vice President?blur=25

Bates 141 has appointed Jayanto Banerjee as Executive Vice President. He moves from Euro RSCG Dubai, where has been General Manager. At Bates 141, Banerjee will be responsible for overseeing work on the agency’s growing portfolio of brands in Delhi and other special projects.

exchange4media Bangalore Bureau Aug 20, 2008 8:31 AM

Devraj Sanyal puts in his papers as CEO of Percept D’Mark India?blur=25

Devraj Sanyal has quit as CEO of Percept D’Mark India. He has expressed his desire to move on and float a new venture. The board of directors has accepted his resignation. However, Sanyal would continue as CEO till the end of the year.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau Aug 20, 2008 8:30 AM

Reliance ADAG’s Big TV commences DTH service?blur=25

Reliance ADA Group is putting all its muscle behind the marketing initiatives of Big TV, the DTH venture from the Group that was launched on August 19. Market sources say that a figure of over Rs 100 crore has been earmarked for the marketing of this initiative. Big TV officials, however, haven’t confirmed or denied the figure.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau Aug 20, 2008 8:29 AM

Changes in STAR-Balaji relations seen as a win-win development?blur=25

The various agreements between STAR Group and Balaji Telefilms have been terminated. STAR Group would be selling the 29.55 per cent stake that it had in Balaji Telefilms back to Balaji. The agreement that had created the JV between the two for south regional channels now stands terminated. The exclusivity clause of time slots that Balaji had with STAR also ends. In one sense, the move means benefits to STAR, Balaji and the Indian broadcasting fraternity.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau Aug 20, 2008 8:28 AM

exchange4media to present first ever Airtel News Broadcasting Awards on August 22?blur=25

exchange4media Group is all set to present its first ever awards for the Indian broadcast industry. Christened Airtel Indian News Broadcasting Awards, the first edition of the Awards would be held in Delhi on August 22. Airtel is the main sponsor for these Awards, which would become an annual event from this year onwards. TAM Media Research and Media Guru are the knowledge partners in this endeavour.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:27 AM

NewsNext 2008 to turn the spotlight on the business of news television?blur=25

The Capital will see the who’s who of the Indian broadcast fraternity converging for the NewsNext 2008 conference on August 22. An initiative of the exchange4media Group, the day-long conference would focus on various issues such as the future of Indian news broadcasting, self-regulation, and language news TV, among others. Times Now is the main sponsor of NewsNext 2008.

exchange4media Staff Aug 20, 2008 8:26 AM