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media5 Feb 2020, 16:49

Indian AdEx to grow at 10.7% to reach Rs 91,641 crore, Digital expected to reach 30% of media mix in 2020: GroupM report
Indian AdEx to grow at 10.7% to reach Rs 91,641 crore, Digital expected to reach 30% of media mix in 2020: GroupM report
Auto, e-commerce & mobile handsets to drive ad growth in 2020. Digital will account for 30% of the media mix and is estimated to take 65% of incremental adex i...
media29 Jan 2020, 12:22

Delhi High Court restrains Lex Sportel Vision from using Discovery Communications India’s DSport in any manner
Delhi High Court restrains Lex Sportel Vision from using Discovery Communications India’s DSport in any manner
Delhi High Court rules in favor of Discovery Communications India Restrains Lex Sportel Vision, its promoter RC Venkateish and CEO Dilip Sharan from using Disc...
media21 Jan 2020, 14:18

Viacom18 to launch a new subscription streaming service — Voot Select
Viacom18 to launch a new subscription streaming service — Voot Select
Voot currently has 100 million monthly active users. With a new feather in its cap, Viacom18 is all set to expand its reach further. Voot Select is the second ...
media21 Jan 2020, 10:00

Television: The marketeer’s darling for brand building and business growth
Television: The marketeer’s darling for brand building and business growth
Recent estimates of time spent on media consumption pegs the share of television at 59% with digital following a close second at 30%. Google, which leads digit...
media20 Jan 2020, 14:32

MRUC releases all India data for IRS 2019Q3; Dainik Jagran continues to lead
MRUC releases all India data for IRS 2019Q3; Dainik Jagran continues to lead
The data shows how all media continues to hold on to its loyal consumers in spite of the growth in internet consumption. More Indians have started reading and ...
media10 Jan 2020, 17:38

Why India's top broadcasters believe the latest TRAI amendments will severely impair the industry
Why India's top broadcasters believe the latest TRAI amendments will severely impair the industry
On January 1, 2020, TRAI issued a few amendments to the New Tariff Order and Interconnection Regulations for the Broadcast industry. After broadcasters spent o...
media3 Jan 2020, 15:18

Podcast industry in India: Opportunities for 2020
Podcast industry in India: Opportunities for 2020
2020 is going to be a watershed for brands to enter audio. We have already seen a few mainstream brands do some experiments in 2019. And this year, Amit Doshi,...
media2 Jan 2020, 11:21

TRAI makes amendments to its tariff order, reduces cap on the MRP of individual channels to ₹12 per month, from earlier ₹19
TRAI makes amendments to its tariff order, reduces cap on the MRP of individual channels to ₹12 per month, from earlier ₹19
TRAI’s new amendments will make broadcasters rationalise the channel and bouquet prices. As per the new rule, if the broadcaster offers a bouquet of 5 channels...
media11 Dec 2019, 06:00

Hotstar wants to take the idea of Watch ‘N Play beyond IPL and sports
Hotstar wants to take the idea of Watch ‘N Play beyond IPL and sports
Hotstar is going to focus on bridging the gap between the platform and its viewers by focusing more on interactive content. Uday Shankar, President The Walt Di...
media27 Nov 2019, 15:18

Ministry of Information and Broadcast to bring e-papers and digital news under its purview
Ministry of Information and Broadcast to bring e-papers and digital news under its purview
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has prepared a draft Bill titled RPP Bill, 2019 to replace the existing PRB Act, 1867. The bill proposes to bring ...
media25 Nov 2019, 20:43

Subhash Chandra quits as Chairman of ZEEL
Subhash Chandra quits as Chairman of ZEEL
Subhash Chandra announced the resignation from his position at a company board meeting organised on November 25. He will continue as non-executive director of ...
media20 Nov 2019, 17:52

The Essel Group to sell 16.5% stake in ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited
The Essel Group to sell 16.5% stake in ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited
The Essel Group is planning to sell 16.5% stake in ZEEL. The Group seeks to sell up to 16.5% stake in ZEEL to financial investors, in order to repay loan oblig...
media13 Nov 2019, 08:45

Viacom18 launches its first subscription play, VOOT Kids
Viacom18 launches its first subscription play, VOOT Kids
Viacom18 has expanded its digital ecosystem with the launch of its first subscription play – VOOT Kids. The plaftorm that has been certified by Early Childhood...
media6 Nov 2019, 10:36

Punit Goenka reappointed as MD and CEO for ZEEL
Punit Goenka reappointed as MD and CEO for ZEEL
Punit Goenka will be the MD & CEO of ZEEL for the next five years. He was appointed CEO in July 2008 and has been MD of the media firm since January 1, 2010. T...
media4 Nov 2019, 12:32

Flipkart's Kunal Dubey and Lucky Saini to lead Dentsu India's Slingshot – a specialised marketing and digital agency
Flipkart's Kunal Dubey and Lucky Saini to lead Dentsu India's Slingshot – a specialised marketing and digital agency
Flipkart's Kunal Dubey and Lucky Saini to lead Dentsu India's Slingshot. Dentsu's new division will provide specialised marketing and digital solutions in the ...
media5 Feb 2020, 16:49

Indian AdEx to grow at 10.7% to reach Rs 91,641 crore, Digital expected to reach 30% of media mix in 2020: GroupM report
Indian AdEx to grow at 10.7% to reach Rs 91,641 crore, Digital expected to reach 30% of media mix in 2020: GroupM report
Auto, e-commerce & mobile handsets to drive ad growth in 2020. Digital will account for 30% of the media mix and is estimated to take 65% of incremental adex in 2020. H2 is expected to bring in bette...
media21 Jan 2020, 10:00

Television: The marketeer’s darling for brand building and business growth
Television: The marketeer’s darling for brand building and business growth
Recent estimates of time spent on media consumption pegs the share of television at 59% with digital following a close second at 30%. Google, which leads digital AdEx revenues, and spent approximatel...
media3 Jan 2020, 15:18

Podcast industry in India: Opportunities for 2020
Podcast industry in India: Opportunities for 2020
2020 is going to be a watershed for brands to enter audio. We have already seen a few mainstream brands do some experiments in 2019. And this year, Amit Doshi, Founder & CEO, IVM Podcasts expects to ...
media27 Nov 2019, 15:18

Ministry of Information and Broadcast to bring e-papers and digital news under its purview
Ministry of Information and Broadcast to bring e-papers and digital news under its purview
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has prepared a draft Bill titled RPP Bill, 2019 to replace the existing PRB Act, 1867. The bill proposes to bring e-papers and digital media news under MI...
media13 Nov 2019, 08:45

Viacom18 launches its first subscription play, VOOT Kids
Viacom18 launches its first subscription play, VOOT Kids
Viacom18 has expanded its digital ecosystem with the launch of its first subscription play – VOOT Kids. The plaftorm that has been certified by Early Childhood Association (ECA) will offer a collecti...
media29 Jan 2020, 12:22

Delhi High Court restrains Lex Sportel Vision from using Discovery Communications India’s DSport in any manner
Delhi High Court restrains Lex Sportel Vision from using Discovery Communications India’s DSport in any manner
Delhi High Court rules in favor of Discovery Communications India Restrains Lex Sportel Vision, its promoter RC Venkateish and CEO Dilip Sharan from using Discovery’s trademark / brand DSPORT in any manner The Hon’ble High Court of Delhi g...
media21 Jan 2020, 14:18

Viacom18 to launch a new subscription streaming service — Voot Select
Viacom18 to launch a new subscription streaming service — Voot Select
Voot currently has 100 million monthly active users. With a new feather in its cap, Viacom18 is all set to expand its reach further. Voot Select is the second subscription based streaming service from Viacom18 and will soon launch in India...
media20 Jan 2020, 14:32

MRUC releases all India data for IRS 2019Q3; Dainik Jagran continues to lead
MRUC releases all India data for IRS 2019Q3; Dainik Jagran continues to lead
The data shows how all media continues to hold on to its loyal consumers in spite of the growth in internet consumption. More Indians have started reading and understanding English now. As per the data, Dainik Jagran continues to remain th...
media10 Jan 2020, 17:38

Why India's top broadcasters believe the latest TRAI amendments will severely impair the industry
Why India's top broadcasters believe the latest TRAI amendments will severely impair the industry
On January 1, 2020, TRAI issued a few amendments to the New Tariff Order and Interconnection Regulations for the Broadcast industry. After broadcasters spent over Rs 1000 crore to implement the NTO passed in Feb’ 19 and lost more than 13 t...
media2 Jan 2020, 11:21

TRAI makes amendments to its tariff order, reduces cap on the MRP of individual channels to ₹12 per month, from earlier ₹19
TRAI makes amendments to its tariff order, reduces cap on the MRP of individual channels to ₹12 per month, from earlier ₹19
TRAI’s new amendments will make broadcasters rationalise the channel and bouquet prices. As per the new rule, if the broadcaster offers a bouquet of 5 channels for ₹50 per month, the combined MRP can’t be more than ₹100. The second conditi...
media11 Dec 2019, 06:00

Hotstar wants to take the idea of Watch ‘N Play beyond IPL and sports
Hotstar wants to take the idea of Watch ‘N Play beyond IPL and sports
Hotstar is going to focus on bridging the gap between the platform and its viewers by focusing more on interactive content. Uday Shankar, President The Walt Disney Company APAC and Chairman of Star and Disney India is confident that both i...
media25 Nov 2019, 20:43

Subhash Chandra quits as Chairman of ZEEL
Subhash Chandra quits as Chairman of ZEEL
Subhash Chandra announced the resignation from his position at a company board meeting organised on November 25. He will continue as non-executive director of the company. ZEE was launched back in 1992 by Chandra and he has continued playing a key role in its journe...
media20 Nov 2019, 17:52

The Essel Group to sell 16.5% stake in ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited
The Essel Group to sell 16.5% stake in ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited
The Essel Group is planning to sell 16.5% stake in ZEEL. The Group seeks to sell up to 16.5% stake in ZEEL to financial investors, in order to repay loan obligations to certain lenders of the Group for whose benefit such shares are current...
media6 Nov 2019, 10:36

Punit Goenka reappointed as MD and CEO for ZEEL
Punit Goenka reappointed as MD and CEO for ZEEL
Punit Goenka will be the MD & CEO of ZEEL for the next five years. He was appointed CEO in July 2008 and has been MD of the media firm since January 1, 2010. The statement also said that approval on the reappointment will be sought from shareholders subsequently. In...
media4 Nov 2019, 12:32

Flipkart's Kunal Dubey and Lucky Saini to lead Dentsu India's Slingshot – a specialised marketing and digital agency
Flipkart's Kunal Dubey and Lucky Saini to lead Dentsu India's Slingshot – a specialised marketing and digital agency
Flipkart's Kunal Dubey and Lucky Saini to lead Dentsu India's Slingshot. Dentsu's new division will provide specialised marketing and digital solutions in the areas of digital strategy, brand playbook and media playbook. Kunal and Lucky wi...
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