Date-wise News
Navin Kansal joins Indigo Consulting as National Creative Director

The new recruitment follows closely on the heels of the announcement of Nikhil Shahane joining as Vice President – Mobile and International Business; and Mahesh Patil as Chief Technology Officer

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 7:06 PM

PHD Indonesia appoints Donna Arifin as General Manager

She leaves MSN Indonesia to take on this new role with the creative agency. Arifin will report to Rajat Basra, CEO of Omnicom Media Group Indonesia

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 6:22 PM

Razorfish appointed online partners for Bengal Warriors

The creative agency has been selected by Future Group’s Pro Kabaddi team considering their digital acumen as well as their fondness for both Bengal and the sport

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 4:55 PM

Facebook announces a change in the way it charges brands for ads

As per the new update, Facebook said it has changed its definition of cost per click (CPC) to include only clicks to websites and apps and not likes, shares and comments

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 2:54 PM

Starcom wins media duties of Jet Airways following global review

Etihad Airways Partners consolidate media duties; partner airlines that will be handled by the agency are Etihad Airways, Alitalia, Air Berlin and Jet Airways. Starcom will service EAP airlines from India, the United Arab Emirates, Germany and Italy, with central coordination from its EMEA head office in London

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 2:45 PM

TAM ratings: Zee TV regains No.3 spot; Sony TV slips to No.5 spot in week 27

In week 27 (June 28 - July 4, 2015) of the Hindi GEC Universe, TAM data saw Zee TV regain the No.3 spot as its ratings rose to 174 GRPs from 161 GRPs in week 26

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 1:34 PM

GST Bill likely to pass in Monsoon Session: FM Arun Jaitley

“There will always be friction in politics. Some people will try to stop it, some will try to pass it. I feel the GST Bill is very important and it is likely to be passed in the monsoon session,” said Arun Jaitley in a Doordarshan interview

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 10, 2015 10:10 AM

News in Shorts raises $20 million from Tiger Global in Series B funding

They had raised $4 million in February through a Series A round led by Tiger Global, with participation from Rebright Partners of Japan and existing angels Ankush Nijhawan, Gaurav Bhatnagar, Manish Dhingra and Flipkart Founders Sachin and Binny Bansal

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 9:11 AM

News media sink their teeth into Vyapam scam as issue snowballs

The Vyapam scam has turned into one of the biggest scams for not only the MP government and CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, but also for the ruling BJP party. The media has been chasing this issue with a renewed ferocity post the death of Aaj Tak’s Akshay Singh who was on the scam trail

Collin Furtado Jul 10, 2015 9:04 AM

Brands #hashtag their way into sparking off consumer conversations

From Nivea to Flipkart, brands are increasingly using hashtags to start conversations, remain topical and relevant on social media

Sarmistha Neogy Jul 10, 2015 8:54 AM

TAM ratings: News X climbs to No.2 spot; CNN-IBN falls to No.4 spot

In week 27 (June 28 – July 4, 2015) of TAM ratings for English news channels, Times Now leads followed by News X and India Today TV. CNN-IBN slipped from No.2 spot last week to No.4 spot this week

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 8:45 AM

Why is Microsoft exiting online display advertising?

Microsoft’s announcement that AOL would be handling sales responsibilities for all its online display advertising in 9 countries, has led to rumours that Microsoft plans to completely exit the display ad market. We take a look at the reasons why this could happen

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 10, 2015 8:40 AM

Haldiram’s faces the heat, under FDA scanner in Maharashtra

The decision to check Haldiram’s products came after US FDA declared Haldiram’s products unfit for sale in America, stating they contained high levels of pesticides, mold and bacteria

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 8:33 AM

GST Bill likely to pass in Monsoon Session: FM Arun Jaitley

“There will always be friction in politics. Some people will try to stop it, some will try to pass it. I feel the GST Bill is very important and it is likely to be passed in the monsoon session,” said Arun Jaitley in a Doordarshan interview

Abhinn Shreshtha Jul 10, 2015 8:28 AM

Monitor and regulate content on mobile apps – Telecom Committee

A committee formed by the Department of Telecom (DoT) suggested an interim provision enforceable through licensing conditions should be in place till the time an appropriate legal framework is enacted

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 8:23 AM

RAM Ratings: Big FM takes top spot in Mumbai, Fever FM consolidates position in Delhi

Radio Mirchi leads in Kolkata, while Radio City hung on to top spot in Bangalore with the narrowest of margins in week 25 (June 14-June 20) of RAM ratings

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 8:17 AM

BARC ratings: Zee TV gains the most; Sony drops in week 26

In week 26 (June 27 – July 3, 2015) of the Hindi GEC Universe, BARC ratings indicate that Zee TV at No.3 spot increased to 284 million in week 26 from 254 million last week

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 8:13 AM

Discovery appoints Arthur Bastings as President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific

He will take on the position with previous experience leading Discovery’s Europe, Middle East and Africa business, along with working knowledge of the Asia market

exchange4media Staff Jul 10, 2015 8:09 AM