Global News

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26/01/2012

Norwegians appoint new CEO

Jan Morten Drange has been announced the new CEO of the Norwegian Advertisers Association (ANFO).
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26/01/2012

Philippines announce new President

Margot Torres, has been appointed as the new President of the Philippines Association of National Advertisers (PANA) for 2012.
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26/01/2012

French association welcomes new staff members

The French Advertiser Association (UDA) has welcomed Claudie Voland-Rivet into its team and promoted Laura Boulet as a result of the respective departures of Françoise Renaud (Marketing and Innovation Director) and Anne Chanon (Director of Institutional Relations).
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26/01/2012

Finns hold seminar on Facebook

The Association of Finnish Advertisers (ML) kicked off 2012 with a seminar, entitled “Facebook, the new Internet?”.
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26/01/2012

Israelis hold annual conference

On January 15th, the Israel Marketing Association (IMA) held their annual Conference in Tel-Aviv.
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26/01/2012

WFA to partner with Cannes

Cannes Lions is the best known and most prestigious global celebration of the advertising industry. We are therefore delighted to announce a WFA partnership with Cannes.
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26/01/2012

Global food companies announce reinforced voluntary marketing commitments

Members of the International Food and Beverage Alliance (IFBA), a coalition of major food and non-alcoholic beverage manufacturers, have announced enhancements to the IFBA Global Policy on Advertising and Marketing Communications to Children.
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25/01/2012

EU regulators threaten the fundamentals of the internet ecosystem

Likely to hit advertising revenue, the fuel of the digital economy
Hinder long-term innovation, competitiveness and growth in Europe
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