Kellogg’s EMEA sticks with Carat and iProspect following review


Carat and iProspect, agencies of Dentsu Aegis Network, retain the Kellogg’s EMEA account following a review of the media planning and buying business. The review was performed by Kellogg’s media and procurement teams, and included all cereal and snack brands, including Pringles, across 31 markets in EMEA. Since 2008, Kellogg’s has worked along side Carat, with iProspect later appointed to […]

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C&B partners with Saudi-based Y&D Communications

15.06.2016, 11:11 C&B partners with Y&D

Cicero & Bernay Public Relations (C&B) is pleased to announce the next stage of its expansion – a new partnership agreement signed with Saudi-based public relations and social media agency Y&D Communications (Y&D), based in Jeddah, KSA. With this collaboration, C&B aims to enhance its suite of capabilities to capitalise on a period of rapid […]

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Traffic appoints David Moleshead as Chairman

30.05.2016, 14:16 Traffic appoints David Molestead

Traffic, the Dubai based full service digital agency, is proud to announce the appointment of David Moleshead as Chairman of the Board. Moleshead’s previous post has been in the investment and international banking industry throughout the UK, Europe, Asia and Middle East. Furthermore, he was managing director for HSBC Investment Banking Middle East until 2005 when […]

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UM MENA wins media business for Saadeddin

26.05.2016, 18:08

UM MENA have recently been awarded the media business of Saudi based Saadeddin pastry. The ...

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Geometry Global launches marketing consultancy in the region

24.05.2016, 11:46

Geometry Global has recently launched a marketing consultancy offering – Geometry Global Intelligence (GGI) – in Europe, ...

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AdZouk and SuperAwesome partner to bring kid-safe advertising to MENA

10.05.2016, 10:20

AdZouk, a premium MENA SSP, has partnered with SuperAwesome, a kid-safe digital marketing platform, to ...

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Criteo partners with Integral Ad Science

Criteo partners with Integral Ad Science

29.04.2016, 14:25

Performance marketing tech company, Criteo, announces partnership with Integral Ad Science, specialising in the quantification ...

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FP7:DXB wins 2016 Effie Index

FP7/DXB is crowned Effie’s 2016 Most Effective Individual Agency Global

27.04.2016, 20:01

The global Effie Effectiveness Index has ranked FP7/DXB as the Most Effective Individual Agency &#...

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Hotwire PR signs exclusive partnership in ME with Active D.M.C

17.04.2016, 13:57

Global PR communications consultancy, Hotwire has recently announced an exclusive co-branded partnership with Dubai-based agency, ...

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Bahrain branding agency, Unisono, is inaugurated into REBRAND 100 Hall of Fame

11.04.2016, 13:42

Unisono, a Bahrain-based strategic creative agencies, has been inaugurated into the REBRAND 100 Hall of ...

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Les Folies Designhaus takes home Gold at PromaxBDA for ADSports

07.04.2016, 09:39

Dubai-based multi-disciplinary integrated design house, Les Folies Designhaus recently took home a Gold at the ...

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Hyundai MEA appoints Wallis Marketing Consultants

28.03.2016, 14:49

Hyundai MEA has recently appointed Wallis Marketing Consultants to perform regional PR responsibilities. Wallis will ...

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SEO agency Bruce Clay, Inc. launches operations in the Middle East

02.03.2016, 03:12

Global Internet optimisation company, Bruce Clay, opened operations in Dubai, UAE recently. The new office ...

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Ipsos wins Mediaquest’s online and digital business

29.02.2016, 14:56

Recently, Ipsos research firm has been awarded the online and digital business of Mediaquest, GMR&#...

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M&C Saatchi

M&C Saatchi to open doors in Dubai

28.02.2016, 10:13

Following an acquisition of the regional communications agency, Expression, M&C Saatchi will open ...

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RAPP hosts media unveiling of its partnership with EVOKE in the UAE

23.02.2016, 14:28

Global marketing and creative community, RAPP, has unveiled its partnership with local agency EVOKE in ...

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Starcom Mediavest Group launches sports marketing capabilities

21.02.2016, 15:05

Starcom Mediavest Group (SMG) launches SPORTS at SMG, a sports marketing offering, in the MENA ...

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Lowe MENA adopts new MullenLowe identity following global rebrand

04.02.2016, 12:25

Following the formation of MullenLowe Group in May 2015 – from the merger of IPG agencies ...

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Nader Kobeissi assumes global MD at On Device Research

31.01.2016, 17:23

Mobile survey company, On Device Research announces the promotion of Nader Kobeissi as global managing ...

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Leo Burnett Beirut ranks fourth in Big Won Ranking

Leo Burnett Beirut ranks fourth in the global Big Won Ranking 2015. Global creative annual ...

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ZenithOptimedia group launches Blue 449 in the UAE

25.01.2016, 15:30

Blue 449, ZenithOptimedia group’s affiliated media agency, has recently opened an office in ...

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Samir Ayoub resigns as CEO of Mindshare MENA

18.01.2016, 10:10

After almost two decades at Mindshare MENA, Samir Ayoub has resigned as CEO and been ...

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Jumeirah Group selects OMD for SEM

10.01.2016, 15:29

Jumeirah Group has recently selected OMD as its search-engine marketing (SEM) agency. Omnicom Media Group, ...

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Action Impact develops brand experience for GM at Dubai International Motor Show

16.12.2015, 10:36

During the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show, brand experience agency, Action Impact, and General Motor’...

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J. Walter Thompson agrees to acquire majority stake in Cleartag

25.11.2015, 17:19

WPP’s J. Walter Thompson agrees to acquire a majority stake in Cleartag, a regional ...

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Management advisory Roth Observatory to open Dubai office

22.11.2015, 18:45

Global management consultancy Roth Observatory International is opening its Dubai office this month as the ...

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MEC and Wamda launch entrepreneurship services across MENA

11.11.2015, 15:38

MEC and Wamda have signed a partnership to give MENA businesses access to innovation from ...

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New campaign for children

Campaign uses “InstaBook” for children

10.11.2015, 14:11

J. Walter Thompson and Zain Kuwait create “InstaBook” for children J. Walter Thompson’s new ...

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Octopus wins Metromed account

09.11.2015, 15:47

Metromed, a UAE-based distributor for healthcare and pharmaceutical brands, has appointed Dubai-based Octopus as its ...

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House of Comms rebrands

28.10.2015, 15:30

The communications agency has acquired digital communications agency RUA Digital and implemented a rebrand. The ...

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YoungNetwork fueled by win

16.09.2015, 15:22

The Dubai-based agency announces it will manage PR and social media for global action sports ...

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Edelman consolidates DABO & CO acquisition

13.09.2015, 15:51

Edelman completes its acquisition of independent Dubai-based DABO & CO. The new co-branded entity is ...

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Egypt Post selects Horizon FCB for creative

11.08.2015, 15:06

Egypt’s postal service appoints Horizon FCB Cairo as its creative agency after a three-month ...

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AdZouk and StackAdapt partner for programmatic native advertising

10.08.2015, 15:02

The online advertising network AdZouk partners with the native advertising demand side platform StackAdapt to ...

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Four Communications plans regional expansion

04.08.2015, 14:17

The communications agency plans to expand following a near $15.5 million injection of equity ...

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Etihad Airways appoints Cheil Worldwide and Barbarian Group

30.07.2015, 18:00

The national airline of the UAE selects Cheil Worldwide and New-York based Barbarian group to ...

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Magrabi Goup selects MediaCom

29.07.2015, 15:33

The Group selects the agency appointed to handle its research, strategy, media planning and media ...

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Eurosport Arabia appoints DMS

26.07.2015, 15:19

The portal announces DMS as its exclusive advertising sales representative. The digital agency will be ...

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Absolute Communications

Absolute Communications partners with 3A Worldwide

13.07.2015, 15:39

UAE and India-based corporate communications firm Absolute Communications partners with Miami, USA-based 3A Worldwide. The ...

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Starcom wins Etihad Airways Partner global media business

09.07.2015, 15:31

The media agency secures the global business for Etihad Airways Partner, which includes Etihad Airways ...

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Huawei selects IPN for Honor

07.07.2015, 15:37

The Chinese tech brand names Impact Porter Novelli (IPN) as the PR agency for its ...

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Grey MENA names new CCO

05.07.2015, 15:49

The agency announces Mike Shackle as its chief creative officer in MENA. Based in Dubai, ...

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TBWA Worldwide names new global creative president

02.07.2015, 15:29

The agency announces Chris Garbutt as its new global creative president and chief creative officer ...

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du selects SMG for digital business

01.07.2015, 15:24

Starcom MediaVest Group wins the telco’s digital business in a pitch against three agencies. ...

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Grayling to handle Kleenex PR and digital communications

28.06.2015, 15:21

Olayan Kimberly Clark selects the agency to manage PR and digital communications for its Kleenex ...

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UM MENA names new Levant and Egypt digital director

25.06.2015, 11:26

The agency announces the appointment of Zadi Hobeika as Levant and Egypt digital director. Based ...

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Ketchum Raad Middle East names new MD

21.06.2015, 15:30

The agency appoints Ashraf Shakah as its new MD, based in Dubai. He moves from ...

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Rondon Fernandes as ECD

Horizon FCB Dubai names new executive creative director

18.06.2015, 12:41

The agency hires Rondon Fernandes as its new executive creative director. He moves from Leo ...

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UM MENA retains Ooredoo account

10.06.2015, 15:58

The agency announces Ooredoo Qatar has renewed its media planning and buying services after a ...

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Jo Booth, Head of Strategy, Geometry Global

Geometry Global names new head of strategy

08.06.2015, 15:02

The activation agency announces Jo Booth as its regional head of strategy. She will lead ...

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arab luxury world recognises PR agencies

03.06.2015, 15:17

The second annual arab luxury world PR awards, organised by GMR parent company Mediaquest, recognised ...

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Tribe Global

Tribe Global expands to the Middle East

The network of independent agencies now has a Middle East presence with the appointment of ...

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Dentsu Aegis Network acquires John Brown Media

27.05.2015, 15:05

The Network acquires John Brown Media, a branded content agency. John Brown Media Dubai will ...

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Dirk Henke, Managing Director, Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, Criteo

Criteo establishes regional hub in Dubai

The marketing technology company announces the launch of regional operations in Dubai, and will be ...

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Emirates launches global campaign

25.05.2015, 15:22

The Dubai-based airline launches its Be There digital and social media global campaign. The campaign ...

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Marka selects Cicero & Bernay

11.05.2015, 17:45

The PR agency announces it will provide corporate communications services for the retail operator for ...

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Watermelon Communications partners with Soluzione Group

04.05.2015, 15:56

The marketing and communication agency ties up with Italian-based PR, marketing and digital consultancy Soluzione ...

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Majlis PR & Events wins Eric Favre account

03.05.2015, 18:36

The agency has been selected by the French food supplements and cosmetics maker to manage ...

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Spark* names new creative lead

30.04.2015, 15:50

The agency appoints Alaa Demachkie as its new creative director. He will lead design teams ...

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Y&R MENA launches Labstore MENA

29.03.2015, 18:54

The agency announces Labstore MENA, which it says is “the first digitally and socially driven ...

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OMD opens office in Doha

19.03.2015, 16:43

The media planning agency opens a new office in the capital. The network had previously ...

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Huawei appoints DDB Dubai for consumer business group

18.03.2015, 15:40

The tech brand announces the agency is handling its creative across the Middle East. The ...

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MediaMonks opens in Dubai

09.03.2015, 15:56

Netherlands-based digital production agency MediaMonks opens an office in Dubai and names John Davey as ...

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BR Comms and DMN announce partnership

10.02.2015, 18:52

PR, marketing and design consultancy BR Comms and social media and digital marketing agency DMN ...

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Action Impact to develop Expo 2020 Dubai exhibit for Expo 2015 Milan

08.02.2015, 15:23

The brand experience agency is selected to create an experiential Expo 2020 Dubai exhibit as ...

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Limelight Networks opens Dubai office

04.02.2015, 15:25

The digital content agency opens an office in Dubai. Ingo Lalla, the newly appointed regional ...

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Alistithmar Capital selects Agency 222

02.02.2015, 15:11

The agency wins its first Saudi retainer client following a pitch. It will support Alistithmar ...

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SAP awards PHD its media business

25.01.2015, 14:24

Enterprise software conglomerate SAP selects PHD to handle its global media strategy, planning and buying ...

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Zain retains JWT Kuwait

20.01.2015, 18:09

The Kuwaiti telco renews its partnership with JWT Kuwait following a pitch. The agency has ...

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Sue Thexton - Al Arab TV

Alarab TV selects Brightcove

Bahrain-based 24-hour Arabic news channel Alarab TV selects Brightcove to provide the platform for its ...

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Brazen launches in Dubai

19.01.2015, 17:26

UK-based PR & content marketing agency Brazen opens in Dubai. It will offer PR, Social ...

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Cadillac moves from Leo Burnett to Saatchi & Saatchi

15.01.2015, 17:53

On the heels of a global review process, Cadillac has ended its 11-year relationship with ...

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Mars Brands

Mars moves planning business to MediaCom

18.12.2014, 15:09

Mars has moved its planning business to WPP’s MediaCom while incumbent Starcom MediaVest ...

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Obi Mobiles selects BPG Group

16.12.2014, 14:28

The mobile phone brand co-founded by former Apple CEO John Sculley appoints the agency to ...

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Qatar Financial Centre Authority selects UM

15.12.2014, 17:34

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Authority assigns UM to handle its media planning and buying ...

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Jumeirah Group retains OMD

14.12.2014, 15:51

Industry contacts indicate that Jumeirah Group has retained media planning and buying agency OMD following ...

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BMW Group Middle East retains Zenith MENA

10.12.2014, 18:49

The automaker reassigns the agency to handle media planning and buying across its portfolio of ...

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FP7 looking for an Effies three-peat

With FP7 recognised as the Most Effective Agency Network of the Year and Most Effective ...

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Tarek Miknas

FP7 Mena appoints new Beirut MD

03.12.2014, 14:34

Emile Atallah, the new Beirut MD of FP7, has more than 15 years of experience, ...

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OMD pulls out of du media review

Industry sources indicate that OMD has decided to pull out of du’s 2015 media ...

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BMA International selects UM Mena

30.11.2014, 17:31

Following an eight-month review, the agency is set to plan and buy media, effective immediately, ...

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Leo Burnett/Publicis Group Mena launches Holler

05.11.2014, 14:59

The Group announces the regional launch of social and mobile agency Holler. The agency will ...

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Blue Apple wins The Coffee Club account

04.11.2014, 18:22

Australia-based The Coffee Club appoints Blue Apple as its advertising, PR and digital agency with ...

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Brand Union names new executive lead

30.10.2014, 17:29

The branding agency appoints Majdoleen Till, as executive business director, according to a company press ...

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Traffic Digital wins Unilever’s regional online laundry business

Effective immediately, the agency will handle online activation for OMO and Comfort. Waqas Javed, Unilever ...

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Mena firsts at Cristal Festival

29.10.2014, 12:56

Judging for the Mena Cristal Festival will be held at the global Cristal Festival in ...

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Nicola Milan

H+K Strategies hires senior consultant for sports practice

23.10.2014, 15:46

The agency appoints Nicola Milan as senior consultant for its Middle East Sports Practice, based ...

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MediaCom Mena appoints new head of digital

19.10.2014, 14:17

The media agency announces that Daniel Vaczi assumed the role of head of digital on ...

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WPP’s Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide buys Element Marketing Group in the US

12.10.2014, 10:14

Ogilvy Commonwealth, the health behaviour experts of Ogilvy & Mather, acquires the pharmaceutical and biotech ...

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Dubai Lynx unveils new features for 2015

07.10.2014, 17:20

The international advertising festival, taking place March 8 – 11, announces the addition of two new ...

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JWT Cairo world’s third most creative agency

29.09.2014, 14:46

The agency was named in WARC’s recently released 100 Companies Report 2014, which tracks ...

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Saraya Bandar Jissa names Zeenah Group for Integrated Marketing Communication

25.09.2014, 14:54

Oman’s newest Integrated Tourism Complex, Saraya Bandar Jissah, appoints Zeenah Group to handle its ...

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Ogilvy CommonHealth Middle East operation launches

24.09.2014, 13:52

Part of Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide (OCHWW), the health behaviour experts of Ogilvy, the new operation ...

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Four Communications to acquire Consolidated PR

17.09.2014, 10:41

PR agency Four Communications, with offices in London, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, has offered to ...

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‘Video is King’ says InitiativeMENA in new conference

16.09.2014, 16:32

Initiative Talks event is set to examine the opportunities afforded by video in the digital ...

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Alex Saber

MediaVest wins Wrigley

15.09.2014, 18:39

MediaVest is awarded the media planning and buying business for Mars-owned Wrigley across the Mena ...

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Turret dishes up PR for Taste of Abu Dhabi

UAE-based events and publishing company,Turret Media, selects Four Communications to manage PR for its ...

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