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AUSTRALIA

Second annual global customer service survey: The findings

INDIANAPOLIS, US: Research by global software provider Interactive Intelligence Inc reveal what customers look for in a great service experience.

10 Jun 2014 07:19

AUSTRALIA

Sex-line granny berates Australian PM over budget

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was involved in heated exchanges with radio callers over his tough budget, including a pensioner who works on a sex-phone line to pay the bills.

21 May 2014 12:14

AUSTRALIA

UNICEF Australia, Qantas launch new campaign for children

AUSTRALIA: UNICEF Australia and Qantas have launched a new campaign, 'Save a Child with the Power of Five', which encourages passengers to donate as little as five cents to change the life of an underprivileged child.

20 May 2014 14:14

AUSTRALIA

Oh f... sorry, oh dear... Aussie newspaper's front page from hell

MELBOURNE, SYDNEY, PERTH, AUSTRALIA: An Australian newspaper has accidentally published what must rank as one of the most error-ridden front pages of all time.

29 Apr 2014 09:38

AUSTRALIA

What can the Overseas Students Ombudsman do for international students?

International students in Australia have the right to complain about problems that they have about their provider.

By Joel Mayer 23 Apr 2014 12:32

AUSTRALIA

Have you entered the 2014 Tabbies?

CLEVELAND, US: The 2014 Tabbies Call for Entries is now available at the TABPI website, allowing all b2b editors, publishers and art directors the opportunity to have their best work judged by their peers.

11 Mar 2014 06:26

AUSTRALIA

Creating a media channel to fight Hepatitis C

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: NSW Health creates an interactive online party experience to give 18-24-year-olds a hard-hitting message about the risks of contracting Hep C.

10 Mar 2014 12:12

AUSTRALIA

2014 Tabbie Awards open for nominations

CLEVELAND, US: The 2014 Tabbies Call for Entries is now available at the TABPI website.

17 Jan 2014 06:47

AUSTRALIA

SA tops Midas Awards 2013 Award Winners

NEW YORK CITY, US: The Midas Awards World's Best Financial Advertising has announced the 2013 award winners - and so often, South Africa was well represented among the winners.

20 Dec 2013 06:52

AUSTRALIA

2013 Digital Asia Festival Awards: Winners

BEIJING, CHINA: The winners of the 2013 Digital Asia Festival Awards, honouring the best in Asia Pacific's digital marketing, have been announced.

18 Nov 2013 15:05

AUSTRALIA

The Global Awards: 2013 shortlist

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA / NEW YORK, US: Global award winners will be announced at events in New York and Sydney. A South African entry has been shortlisted.

29 Oct 2013 08:26

AUSTRALIA

Spikes Asia announces 2013 winners

SINGAPORE: The hotly anticipated Spikes Asia Awards Ceremony has taken place at the Grand Theatre, Marina Bay Sands. Over 1,000 delegates attended to be the first to hear this year's winners and celebrate the best of creativity in communications from across Asia Pacific.

19 Sep 2013 05:49

AUSTRALIA

New York Times website hacked then restored

NEW YORK CITY, USA: The popular New York Times website returned to service on Wednesday, 28 August, after hackers forced it down for nearly a day, with a group backing Syria's government claiming responsibility.

29 Aug 2013 09:09

AUSTRALIA

Australian candidate apologises for lewd website

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: An Australian candidate for national parliament was on Tuesday (20 August) forced to apologise for a personal website which reportedly carried hundreds of lewd jokes and in which he referred to "tit banter".

22 Aug 2013 08:05

AUSTRALIA

Secret of a successful digital campaign: Think like a journalist

Best Marketing International has compiled the best digital campaigns of 2013 so far. They will feature at The Best Global Digital Marketing Show on 15 August in Johannesburg.

4 Jul 2013 12:26

AUSTRALIA

Murdoch re-launches Down Under as News Corp Australia

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: The Australian arm of Rupert Murdoch's media empire, News Limited, will relaunch under the News Corp brand as part of a global revamp, its CEO said on Wednesday.

27 Jun 2013 10:45

AUSTRALIA

Guardian launches online Australian edition

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Britain's Guardian newspaper yesterday launched a new online edition in Australia where print media is struggling, pledging an independent perspective and a multimedia approach.

28 May 2013 12:13

AUSTRALIA

The Bees Awards announces nominations

SAN FRANCISCO, US: The 4th edition of The Bees Awards - 1st international social media marketing awards - has announced their 2013 nominations.

21 May 2013 09:07

AUSTRALIA

Stay at hotel... and steal a Banksy

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA: A boutique hotel chain boosts off-season occupancy by encouraging guests to steal original artwork.

15 May 2013 13:26

AUSTRALIA

Samsung S4 goes to the opera

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: The sails of one of the world's most iconic buildings, the Sydney Opera House, were lit up with images shot by ordinary Australians on Tuesday (23 April) for the glitzy "blue-carpet" launch of Samsung's new phone.

24 Apr 2013 06:24

AUSTRALIA

D&AD Awards: The nominations

LONDON, UK: Here are the nominations for the D&AD Awards. See this year's In Book winners and Nominations below. Yellow Pencil winners will be revealed on Wednesday 12 June at the Awards Ceremony.

22 Apr 2013 11:05

AUSTRALIA

Australian retailers ring in rewards with digital insights from Effective Measure

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA: The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has partnered with Effective Measure for online data research.

8 Apr 2013 09:46

AUSTRALIA

HCI tunes into Oz radio

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: It appears media assets could be the key to a thrust by empowerment heavyweight Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) into Australia.

25 Mar 2013 10:17

AUSTRALIA

Australia's Fairfax newspapers go tabloid

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Australian broadsheet newspapers The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age on Monday ditched their century-old format for tabloid in a major overhaul at ailing media giant Fairfax.

5 Mar 2013 08:55

AUSTRALIA

Nike: She runs

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Nike organises a night race for women in Australia to reach out to a female target group.

19 Feb 2013 10:07

AUSTRALIA

10th Tabbie Awards open for nominations

CLEVELAND, US: The 2013 Tabbies Call for Entries is now available at the TABPI website, allowing all b2b editors, publishers and art directors the opportunity to have their best work judged by their peers. The Tabbies, the editorial and design awards program run by Trade, Association and Business Publications International (TABPI), is again partnering with the US's American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE), New Zealand's Magazine Publishers Association (MPA), South Africa's SAFREA, Australia's Society of Editors NSW and the Magazine Publishers Association of South Africa (MPASA).

10 Jan 2013 09:23

AUSTRALIA

Midas Awards 2012 Winners: King James Cape Town wins Grand Midas for Santam Insurance

NEW YORK, US: The Midas Awards, for the World's Best Financial Advertising, announced the award winners for the 2012 competition. This year's Midas Grand Jury awarded one Grand Midas, 26 Gold Ingots, 46 Silver Ingots, and 63 Finalists. The 2012 Midas Awards competition received entries from 28 countries and is reputed to be the only international competition that recognises excellence in financial services communications on a global scale.

21 Dec 2012 08:23

AUSTRALIA

Blogged & Bound

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Salon brand Toni & Guy makes use of fashion bloggers to assert its fashion credentials.

5 Dec 2012 10:22

AUSTRALIA

Five new business wins in Australia for MediaCom

MediaCom has unveiled five new wins for its Australian offices, adding nearly AUD$55m to its total billings, in the last three months. The agency has been appointed to work on consumer health and personal care company PharmaCare Laboratories, SEEK, an online employment brand, The Iconic, an online retailer, and retailer Chemist Warehouse.

13 Nov 2012 13:07

AUSTRALIA

Smartphones drive complaints spike in Australia

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Complaints about mobile phones to Australia's telecoms watchdog jumped 9% in a year, accounting for two-thirds of all gripes received due to growing smartphone use, a study said on Monday.

31 Oct 2012 06:45

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