Global News

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31/01/2011

BBC focuses on online behavioural advertising to children

The BBC is running a video on its website looking at online behavioural advertising (OBA) targeted at children.
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28/01/2011

ANA launches toolkit for marketers implementing OBA self-regulation

ANA has worked with a wide range of companies and industry groups from across the entire online ecosystem to develop an important new program...
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28/01/2011

PANA appoints new President

The Philippine Association of National Advertisers (PANA) has elected John Rojo, Vice President, Corporate Brand and Communications, Bayan Telecommunications Inc., as their new President.
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28/01/2011

Spanish advertisers call for return of advertising on public broadcaster

The Spanish Advertiser Association (AEA) has requested that the Spanish public broadcaster (RTVE) consider a partial and controlled return of advertising.
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24/01/2011

WHO calls for governments to implement food marketing recommendations

The World Health Organisation is urging countries to take action to reduce the exposure of food marketing to children by implementing a set of internationally-endorsed measures...
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20/01/2011

WFA update: EU Commission guidance on cookies

The European Commission has released a document to advise governments on implementing the new user "consent" requirement for cookie...
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