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Winners of 2017 Global Awards announced

The Global Awards announced the 2017 award-winners at their annual award celebration taking place at the New York Academy of Sciences in lower Manhattan

2 days ago

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Francisco Condorelli, director of Ciclope.
Local industry leaders invited to sit on international film festival's jury

Ciclope, a leading international festival, has invited four prominent figures in the South African film industry to sit on the jury of its upcoming awards show

16 Oct 2017

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2017 World Press Trends report released
2017 World Press Trends report released

At a time when trust in traditional media is at an all-time low, it is the crucial factor underpinning radical change and future success in the news industry, according to the World Press Trends 2017 report

13 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Butler and Swanepoel.
BSSP's John Butler on why the “anti-conference approach” works

The One Club Executive Creative Summit Berlin kicks off on Wednesday, 11 October at Soho House, Berlin. While it's a closed-door meeting, we checked in with a few of the creative crème de la crème speakers - John Butler is next on the list

By Leigh Andrews 10 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Susan Credle: “Process - not the death of creative brilliance”
Susan Credle: “Process - not the death of creative brilliance”

The One Club Executive Creative Summit Berlin kicks off on Wednesday, 11 October at Soho House, Berlin. While it's a closed-door meeting, we checked in with a few of the creative crème de la crème speakers - Susan Credle is first on the list

By Leigh Andrews 9 Oct 2017

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Executive Creative Summit Berlin accepting applications to attend

Exclusive one-day summit open to select group of top-level global creative leaders to engage in confidential discussions of the business issues affecting agencies

8 Sep 2017

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Red Dot Award: Communication Design selects 67 winners

Agencies, designers and companies from 50 countries entered their works in the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2017

11 Aug 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Print could help build the credibility of SA's e-commerce giants
Print could help build the credibility of SA's e-commerce giants

There's a growing opportunity for South African digital businesses to harness the power of print to build their credibility, says Vaughan Patterson

By Vaughan Patterson 4 Aug 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

DFM award winners with awards partners
Durban FilmMart Awards 2017 ends on a high note

The Durban FilmMart (DFM) ended on a high note with an awards ceremony at the Tsogo Maharani Hotel in Durban on Monday, 17 July 2017

19 Jul 2017

GERMANY

Journalists inside the G20 media centre in Hamburg.
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German media groups furious after 32 reporters barred from G20

BERLIN - German media groups protested Wednesday after government authorities at last week's G20 summit suddenly withdrew the accreditations of 32 journalists on unspecified security grounds

13 Jul 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

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Focus on Germany at Durban International Film Festival

This year's Durban International Film Festival (Diff) is set to captivate audiences with a German focus, which features ten gripping films by some of Germany's finest directors

29 Jun 2017

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Red Bull Music Academy opens for applications for 2018

Applications for 20th Red Bull Music Academy are officially open and will be held in Berlin from 8 September to 12 October 2018

22 Jun 2017

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Markus Maczey, CCO of the Plan.Net Group and president of the 2017 Loeries’ digital and interactive judging panel.
#Loeries2017: Jury president jabber with Markus Maczey

I chatted to the four recently revealed international jury presidents for the Loeries. Next up is Bavarian-born creative director, Markus Maczey

By Leigh Andrews 9 Jun 2017

GERMANY

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Axel Springer continues to reap rewards from going digital

German media group Axel Springer said its digital publishing investments were continuing to pay off, driving up revenue and profits in the first quarter and putting it on target to meet its forecasts for the full year

11 May 2017

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Wan-Ifra's European Digital Media Awards' winners ready for global competition

The nine winners of this year's Wan-Ifra's European Digital Media Awards will now go forward into the annual World Digital Media Awards

2 May 2017

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Puma ups forecast after sales leap in first quarter

German sportswear maker Puma said Tuesday it set a new quarterly record for sales between January and March, springing over the 1.0-billion-euro barrier and upping its forecasts for the year

26 Apr 2017

GERMANY

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Bertelsmann bets on digital media, global expansion

German media and publishing group Bertelsmann has presented ambitious objectives for 2020, as its bets on digital and international expansion paid off with a second one-billion-euro annual profit in 2016

29 Mar 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Ambiente: Feedback from Frankfurt
Ambiente: Feedback from Frankfurt

Ambiente is one of the leading trade fairs showcasing design across dining, giving and living…

By Dave Nemeth 13 Feb 2017

GERMANY

Facebook announces 'fake news' offensive in Germany
Facebook announces 'fake news' offensive in Germany

Social media giant Facebook announced on Sunday that it will introduce new measures to combat fake news in Germany, as Europe's largest economy and most populous nation enters an election year

17 Jan 2017

GERMANY

German state TV won't broadcast 2018-24 Games
German state TV won't broadcast 2018-24 Games

BERLIN: Germany's public broadcasters will not screen the Olympic Games live for the first time after they balked at the huge rights deal demanded by US giant Discovery

29 Nov 2016

GERMANY

Social media a curse and a blessing in Munich shooting
Social media a curse and a blessing in Munich shooting

MUNICH: Social networks were both a curse and a blessing in the deadly shopping mall shooting in Munich, as police sometimes found themselves chasing fictitious leads and false alarms

25 Jul 2016

GERMANY

WPP subsidiary acquires Conrad Caine in Germany
WPP subsidiary acquires Conrad Caine in Germany

Possible Worldwide, the glocal digital agency of WPP, has agreed to acquire a majority stake in digital agency, Conrad Caine, a full service digital agency headquartered in Munich, Germany

25 Jan 2016

GERMANY

Huawei wants to be world leader in smartphones in 'three or four years'
Huawei wants to be world leader in smartphones in 'three or four years'

FRANCFORT: Chinese electronics giant Huawei hopes to overtake US rival Apple and Korea's Samsung to become the world's leading maker of smartphones in "three or four years"

7 Jan 2016

GERMANY

WAN-IFRA announces World Digital Media Awards
WAN-IFRA announces World Digital Media Awards

The 2015 winners of the WAN-IFRA World Digital Media Awards, which recognise publishers that have created ground breaking digital products that engage readers while increasing online business

7 Oct 2015

GERMANY

German media seek police protection after anti-Islam protest assault
German media seek police protection after anti-Islam protest assault

BERLIN, GERMANY: German media on Tuesday demanded police protection after journalists came under attack by anti-Islam protesters, saying those responsible for such assaults must be brought to justice

7 Oct 2015

GERMANY

WAN-IFRA calls for strengthening of core values of independent news media
WAN-IFRA calls for strengthening of core values of independent news media

At the opening of the three-day World Publishing Expo in Hamburg, organised by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), the organisation called for strengthening the core values of independent news media

6 Oct 2015

GERMANY

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WAN-IFRA releases World Press Trends report

The World Press Trends 2015 report, the definitive guide to the global newspaper industry published by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), was released Monday 5 October

6 Oct 2015

GERMANY

Facebook pledges to combat racism on German platform
Facebook pledges to combat racism on German platform

BERLIN - Facebook pledged on Monday to combat racist hate speech on its German-language network amid an upsurge in xenophobic comments online as Germany faces an unprecedented influx of refugees

15 Sep 2015

GERMANY

Mobile News Summit in Germany to unpack power of mobile
Mobile News Summit in Germany to unpack power of mobile

There will be a one-day Mobile News Summit on 6 October in Hamburg, Germany, to bring together leading publishers and experts from The Economist, Le Monde, The Washington Post and many others who are shaping the future of mobile news

10 Sep 2015

GERMANY

World Printers Forum Conference will make strong case for print
World Printers Forum Conference will make strong case for print

The keynote speaker at the World Printers Forum 2015 conference on Wednesday 7 October 2015 will be Hermann Petz, CEO of the Austrian newspaper Tiroler Tageszeitung

5 Aug 2015

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