Recap: The Week That Was
Your weekly news roundup, a summary of some of the stories to keep an eye on
Published - 03-November-2018
It has been a rather busy and interesting week. In a setback to Star India, the Supreme Court dismissed its appeal challenging the tariff order of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) paving way for implementation of the tariff order passed in 2017. The past week we also reported the Q3 FY results of Google, Facebook, Amazon, Sun TV, Marico, among others. There were also some interesting people movements making headlines. With the festive fervour in the air, we reported on various brands ringing in the festive season with festive special coverages. The past week we concluded The Maddies Awards. Mindshare took home the coveted ‘Agency of the Year’ award while Jio won the ‘Mobile Marketer of the Year’ award. We are also gearing up for the 16th edition of e4m Conclave to be held on November 16 in Mumbai.
During the week, we also featured interesting interviews and analytical pieces perfect for your weekend read. Below you'll find a handful of the best headlines we published this week, click on them for more:
Publicis India appoints Neeraj Bassi as Managing Partner & Chief Strategy Officer
Leo Burnett India promotes Rakesh Hinduja to COO, West
Suresh Balakrishna joins The Hindu Group as Chief Revenue Officer
Mobile ad spends to grow by 63%: Mobile Ad Spends India Report 2018
The Maddies 2018: Mindshare wins Agency of the Year; Jio is Mobile Marketer of the Year
In public interest, TRAI Act must prevail over Copyright Act: SC on tariff order case
Facebook Q3: Ad revenue at $13.54 billion, up 33% Y-O-Y
OPPO’s Diwali ad: Fireworks or damp squib?
The Adventures of an Unsuspecting Entrepreneur: Kiran Khalap, chlorophyll
EY: Smartphone users expected to increase by 2.2 times to 650 million by 2022
e4m Conclave 2018: Meet our key speakers