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Top 30 Chinese global brands: Lenovo tops list

Lenovo has been named as the most powerful Chinese global brand builder, followed by Huawei and Alibaba, according to new research.


19/01/2017  |  Full story...

McDonald’s Japan holds ‘General Election’ for burger upgrade

McDonalds Japan has begun a social media campaign that lets its customers vote for their favourite burger, with the winner becoming part of a free upgrade meal deal.


12/01/2017  |  Full story...

New start-up uses soundwaves to send targeted mobile ads

Malaysian sound tech firm VAV has secured $557,000 in funding to expand its audio-based mobile targeting platform.

10/01/2017  |  Full story...

Japanese insurance firm replaces 34 workers with AI bot

Fukoku Life Insurance Mutual Company has cut 34 jobs, instead using IBM’s artificial intelligence bot Watson to take over assessing medical insurance claims over the phone.

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06/01/2017  |  Full story...

APAC to overtake North America as world’s biggest digital ad market

2016 will see Asia-Pacific overtake North America as the world’s biggest market for digital advertising spend for the first time, according to the latest Advertising Forecast from research and consulting firm, Strategy Analytics.

14/07/2016  |  Full story...

Biggest IPO of 2016: Chat app Line plans $1.14bn stock market float

Messaging app Line is planning a dual Japan-US IPO, which could raise as much as $1.14 bn, which could make it the biggest tech IPO of 2016.

12/07/2016  |  Full story...

Cannes Lions 2016: India’s first transgender pop group scoops prize for Red Label Tea

A campaign featuring transgender pop band from India has won the second annual ‘Glass' Award at Cannes Lions, for its work to promote gender equality.


23/06/2016  |  Full story...

Apple invests in Chinese Uber rival

Apple had invested $1bn in Didi Chuxing, China’s largest ride-hailing company, as the electronics giant looks to take on Uber.

16/05/2016  |  Full story...

Facebook in South East Asia: 241 million connections

Facebook is booming in South East Asia, with 241 million people on Facebook in the region, 94% of them through mobile, according to new data.

05/04/2016  |  Full story...

New China web rules 'could block all domains outside country'

China is planning new rules which would require firms that serve domestic internet users to register their web addresses inside the country - a move which has raised concerns among foreign businesses.

31/03/2016  |  Full story...

Japanese agency hires AI bot as creative director

McCann Erickson Japan has become the first agency to appoint a robot as its creative director... but is it an early April Fool's Day prank or a genuine sign of things to come?

29/03/2016  |  Full story...

Global internet speeds up 23% in just one year

The world wide web is getting faster, with global average internet connection speeds up to 5.6 Mbps, marking a 23% increase year-over-year, according to new data.

29/03/2016  |  Full story...

Ecommerce trends: India’s wallets are going mobile

The smartphone is rapidly becoming a convenient medium for making payments around the world. This new report from Neislen looks at the role of smartphone payments in India.

07/03/2016  |  Full story...

China digital trends in 2015: Huge shift to mobile as growth slows

With China's economic troubles making headlines this month, how is its digital sector doing? A new report indicates that Internet take-up is slowing in the country as the mature market approaches saturation point, with nearly 90% of the country’s web users coming from mobile devices.

08/09/2015  |  Full story...

Marketing fail: Flipkart sorry for 'sexist' customer emails

Flipkart has been forced to apologise for sending a sexist promotional email after a customer took to Twitter to criticise India's largest online retailer.

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01/09/2015  |  Full story...

Anatomy of a crisis: Nestlé’s Maggi noodles banned in India

At the end of May 2015, India’s Food safety administration (FDA) ordered Nestlé India to recall its popular 2-minute Maggi noodles after tests showed that the product contained high levels of lead and MSG. Joanna Delaney, Digital Marketing Executive at Digital Strategy Consulting, looks at how the situation developed, and how Nestlé reacted and managed the situation using multiple digital channels.

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17/07/2015  |  Full story...

James Murdoch at Cannes: India is “greatest opportunity of next 5 years”

India is set to be the "single greatest opportunity over the next five to 10 years" according to future 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch.

29/06/2015  |  Full story...

Alibaba appoints new CEO as revenues rise 45%

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba appoints a new its chief executive as it announces 45% revenue growth for the quarter.

08/05/2015  |  Full story...

Facebook takes internet.org to Indonesia despite criticism

Facebook's free internet initiative Internet.org has been officially launched in Indonesia, despite coming under criticism for threatening ‘net neutrality’ in India earlier this month.

24/04/2015  |  Full story...

Tencent overtakes Amazon in market value

Tencent has reached $200 billion market capitalisation in Hong Kong-based trading last night, meaning that the Chinese social networking firm has overtaken Amazon in size.

15/04/2015  |  Full story...

Twitter opens Hong Kong office despite China ban

Twitter has opened an office in Hong Kong, despite the social network being banned in mainland China, meaning its content and ads won’t reach most of the country’s population.

11/03/2015  |  Full story...

China web trends: Baidu mobile search revenue overtakes desktop

Baidu search revenue from mobile surpassed PC during December 2014, as the Chinese search revenue continues its transition to becoming a mobile-centric company.

24/02/2015  |  Full story...

‘Chinese Apple’ Xiaomi doubled revenue in 2014

Xiaomi saw its revenue more than double during last year, as the handset maker, often dubbed ‘the Chinese Apple’ becomes one of the biggest tech firms in the world.

06/01/2015  |  Full story...

India blocks major websites after ‘terror threats'

The Indian government has blocked more than 30 major websites including Vimeo, Daily Motion, Internet Archive and Github in order to prevent the spread of what it calls 'jihadi activities'.

06/01/2015  |  Full story...

China now rivalling US dominance of digital media

China accounts for two of the six companies with the highest online media revenues and four of the 10 fastest-growing, according to the latest Digital Media Index from global research and advisory firm Strategy Analytics which analyses revenue trends across 44 public digital media companies.

15/12/2014  |  Full story...

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