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Episode 146: Global insights from Effective Measure CEO

Date: 27 Aug 2015
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FRANCE

WPP, DailyMail and Snapchat partner to launch 'Truffle Pig'
WPP, DailyMail and Snapchat partner to launch 'Truffle Pig'

CANNES, FRANCE: WPP, DailyMail and Snapchat today announced the establishment of Truffle Pig, a joint content marketing venture combining the best of global agency, newsroom and social media talent...

23 Jun 2015 11:13

FRANCE

Google teams up with European media to boost online journalism
Google teams up with European media to boost online journalism

PARIS, FRANCE: Google will on 29 April launch a 150 million euro programme to support innovative online journalism in partnership with eight European publications.

28 Apr 2015 15:25



FRANCE

France denies TV5Monde cyber jihadists leaked defence docs
France denies TV5Monde cyber jihadists leaked defence docs

PARIS, FRANCE: France's defence ministry has dismissed claims by self-proclaimed Islamic State cyber jihadists that they had posted classified army documents online when they hacked into a major television channel...

14 Apr 2015 10:24

FRANCE

Europe's rights body raps France for blocking jihad sites
Europe's rights body raps France for blocking jihad sites

STRASBOURG, FRANCE: Europe's top rights body took aim at France on Thursday for blocking websites accused of condoning terrorism...

20 Mar 2015 09:29

FRANCE

World News Publishing Focus examines media trends around the globe
World News Publishing Focus examines media trends around the globe

PARIS, FRANCE / FRANKFURT, GERMANY: Will 2015 see native advertising become the breakthrough revenue model for online news media? Are print sales going to stabilise...?

13 Mar 2015 10:26

EGYPT

Egyptian billionaire Sawiris promises to keep Euronews neutral
Egyptian billionaire Sawiris promises to keep Euronews neutral

PARIS, FRANCE: Egyptian telecoms and media magnate Naguib Sawiris, who is set to take a majority stake in Euronews, pledged on Friday not to interfere in coverage by the pan-European TV news channel....

2 Mar 2015 07:35

SOUTH AFRICA

Publicis Groupe Epic Communications
Publicis Groupe Epic Communications

PARIS, FRANCE / JOHANNESBURG-CAPE TOWN, SA: Publicis Groupe has announced today the acquisition of the South Africa-based company Epic Communications, one of SA's leading independent integrated strategic communications agencies...

26 Feb 2015 13:15

FRANCE

Charlie Hebdo team struggles to heal after massacre
Charlie Hebdo team struggles to heal after massacre

PARIS, FRANCE: More than a month after jihadist gunmen massacred much of the Charlie Hebdo editorial team, those who survived are slowly trying to return to a semblance of normality...

24 Feb 2015 10:15

FRANCE

Sy Lau announced as Cannes Lions Media Person of the Year
Sy Lau announced as Cannes Lions Media Person of the Year

Sy Lau, Senior Executive VP of Tencent, President of its Online Media Group, has been announced as the Media Person of the Year at the Cannes Lions 2015 Festival...

3 Feb 2015 09:43

FRANCE

Charlie Hebdo sells 1.9 million copies
Charlie Hebdo sells 1.9 million copies

PARIS, FRANCE: French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has sold 1.9 million copies of its latest issue, which has provoked protests by Muslims around the globe over a new cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed...

19 Jan 2015 11:48

SOUTH AFRICA

World's press condemns attack against Charlie Hebdo
World's press condemns attack against Charlie Hebdo

WAN-IFRA and the World Editors Forum condemn yesterday's attack against French satirical publication Charlie Hebdo that has left 12 dead and at least four seriously wounded (Video)...

8 Jan 2015 07:40

FRANCE

Putin tops AFP's choice of 2014's most influential figures; Pistorius on the list too
Putin tops AFP's choice of 2014's most influential figures; Pistorius on the list too

PARIS, FRANCE: Russian President Vladimir Putin leads an AFP list of the most influential people of 2014, but Oscar Pistorius is also on the list...

15 Dec 2014 08:24

FRANCE

AFP gets first woman global news chief
AFP gets first woman global news chief

PARIS, FRANCE: Agence France-Presse has for the first time named a woman to head its global operations after News Director Philippe Massonnet announced he was stepping down.

24 Jun 2014 10:50

FRANCE

Free imprisoned journalists says world press
Free imprisoned journalists says world press

PARIS, FRANCE / DARMSTADT, GERMANY / World's press calls on Ethiopia to release Eskinder Nega; urges a stop to the rising global trend for imprisoning journalists.

9 Jun 2014 11:15

FRANCE

European Digital Media Awards
European Digital Media Awards

PARIS, FRANCE: The world's most innovative digital news media - from giants like the Guardian and Norway's VG to the smaller DOTYK, the first tablet-only weekly in the Czech Republic - were honoured on Tuesday (8 April) as winners of the European Digital Media Awards, the annual prizes from the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA).

9 Apr 2014 08:53

FRANCE

Brazil Day comes to Cannes Lions
Brazil Day comes to Cannes Lions

CANNES, FRANCE: The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced that this year's Festival will incorporate a programme dedicated to showcasing, understanding and celebrating Brazilian creativity.

2 Apr 2014 15:13

FRANCE

Cannes Lions announces juries
Cannes Lions announces juries

CANNES, FRANCE: The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced the members of the juries in the new Product Design, Film, Media and Promo & Activation Lions categories.

19 Mar 2014 11:51

FRANCE

Cannes Lions now accepting entries
Cannes Lions now accepting entries

CANNES, FRANCE: The 61st Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place from 15-21 June 2014, is now accepting entries across all categories.

27 Jan 2014 07:31

FRANCE

Dutch News Media Association honoured for youth engagement excellence
Dutch News Media Association honoured for youth engagement excellence

PARIS, FRANCE / DARMSTADT, GERMANY: The Dutch news media association NDP Nieuswmedia has been designated the first "Centre of Youth Engagement Excellence" by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) for its innovative and strong programme that has been introducing young people to news for nearly 40 years.

22 Jan 2014 13:08

FRANCE

Cannes Lions 2014 now open for delegate registration
Cannes Lions 2014 now open for delegate registration

CANNES, FRANCE: Cinemark, the local SA representatives of Cannes Lions and its affiliates, with their passion for both great film and advertising, bring you the latest information from the world's premier advertising festivals.

15 Jan 2014 11:21

SOUTH AFRICA

Inaugural Lions Health Awards now accepting entries
Inaugural Lions Health Awards now accepting entries

CANNES, FRANCE: Lions Health, the new bespoke Festival and Awards celebrating creativity in healthcare marketing and communications, has opened for entries.

9 Jan 2014 11:38

FRANCE

Posh for Paris Vogue
Posh for Paris Vogue

PARIS, FRANCE: Ex-Spice Girl turned fashion designer Victoria Beckham has guest-edited the Christmas edition of Paris Vogue magazine, the publication said on Friday.

2 Dec 2013 07:20

FRANCE

Vivendi third quarter net profit falls 24% to €376m
Vivendi third quarter net profit falls 24% to €376m

PARIS, FRANCE: French media and telecommunications group Vivendi said its third quarter net profit fell 23.7% to €376m but confirmed its annual targets.

18 Nov 2013 06:24

FRANCE

Euronews exclusive interview: Pranab Mukherjee, President of India
Euronews exclusive interview: Pranab Mukherjee, President of India

LYON, FRANCE: The Global Conversation will take place on Euronews. The first broadcast on Thursday 3 October at 1745 CET.

3 Oct 2013 12:21

FRANCE

Euronews launches on DISH Digital's DishWorld
Euronews launches on DISH Digital's DishWorld

LYON, FRANCE: Euronews, claimed to be Europe's most watched news channel, has launched on DishWorld, a leading international TV service in the US.

30 Sep 2013 10:40

FRANCE

World's Press condemns closure of Liberian news site, wants jailed editor released
World's Press condemns closure of Liberian news site, wants jailed editor released

PARIS, FRANCE / DARMSTADT, GERMANY: WAN-IFRA and the World Editors Forum have called for the release of Editor Rodney Sieh from prison in Liberia.

6 Sep 2013 07:00

FRANCE

World's press condemns Brit govt's action against Guardian
World's press condemns Brit govt's action against Guardian

PARIS, FRANCE / DARMSTADT, GERMANY / LONDON, UK: World's press protests against destruction of Guardian newspaper hard drives and apparent decline in press freedom of UK.

28 Aug 2013 06:07

FRANCE

User's Guide to the World Publishing Expo
User's Guide to the World Publishing Expo

PARIS, FRANCE / DARMSTADT, GERMANY: With more than 300 exhibitors and 18,000 visitors expected in Berlin for the World Publishing Expo in October, the event lives up to its reputation as the largest global trade exhibition for the news publishing and media industry. It can also seem overwhelming to newcomers and veterans alike.

22 Jul 2013 11:32

FRANCE

Cannes Lions: Final round of winners announced
Cannes Lions: Final round of winners announced

CANNES, FRANCE: Bringing the 60th Cannes Lions Festival to a close, the Branded Content & Entertainment, Film, Film Craft, Titanium and Integrated Lions winners have been announced.

24 Jun 2013 13:08

FRANCE

Innovation, Media, Mobile and Outdoor Lions winners
Innovation, Media, Mobile and Outdoor Lions winners

CANNES, LIONS: The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity honoured the winners of a further four categories at its Innovation, Media, Mobile and Outdoor Lions Awards Ceremony.

20 Jun 2013 12:33

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