Global News

Below are recent news items from WFA's network of advertiser associations and the wider advertising industry. Stay informed by signing up to our monthly global newsletter.
28/02/2011

JAA appoints a new President and new Senior Executive Director

The Japan Advertisers Association (JAA) has elected Mr Nobutada Saji, Chairman of the board, Suntory Holdings Limited, as their new President.
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28/02/2011

ISBA publishes a new Social Media Guide

ISBA (UK) has recently published a new Social Media Guide. This guide has been designed to give an overview of the social media landscape, as it currently stands, some practical 'top tips' and highlight some of the legal watch-outs.
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28/02/2011

PANA's Board revitalizes 50 years of operation

PANA is aware of the quick pace that technology has entered the realm of their business, and has recognized the necessity of remaining relevant.
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28/02/2011

RVD appoints a new Managing Director

The Advertisers Association of Turkey (RVD) has appointed Mrs Didem Kayadelen as their new Managing Director.
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28/02/2011

Lords report on TV ads "bemusing", say UK advertisers

Advertisers have said they are "disappointed and bemused" by today's Lords' Communications Committee report on the regulation of television advertising and are urging the Government to treat its recommendations with "the utmost caution".
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28/02/2011

WFA holds APAC Media & Marketing network meetings in Singapore

On 16th February WFA brought together regional marketers and media specialists from its APAC Media and Marketing Network in Singapore.
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28/02/2011

A-B Inbev, Unilever, Lenovo, Revlon, Visa, Starbucks... WFA announces speaker line-up for Global Advertiser Conference 2011

WFA has announced the agenda and speaker line-up for the Global Advertiser Conference in Beijing on April 13th...
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24/02/2011

EU Council sets out data protection considerations

On 24 February, the European Union Council of Ministers adopted Conclusions on the Commission's plans to review the data protection framework as outlined in the Commission's Communication on "A comprehensive approach on personal data protection in the European Union".
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