Friday 6 May 2016

Ad blockers pose threat to digital advertising

More than 60 per cent of consumers are aware of several options for removing ad blockers, which signal a serious and growing threat to the digital advertising industry, a new Accenture report says. Ad blockers are technological methods for automatically removing or altering adver


Dubai film festival seeks entries

The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), a leading film festival in the region, is now accepting film submissions for its 13th edition, which will be held from December 7 to 14. The DIFF enjoyed a record breaking year in 2015, boasting a 10 per cent increase from 2014 with m


Yahoo shortlists 10 bidders; cash deal seen

Yahoo Inc has shortlisted close to 10 bidders in the auction for its core Internet assets, including Verizon Communications Inc, with most offers involving cash rather than a combination with another company, according to people familiar with the matter. The shortlist comprises m


Chinese consortium offers $801m for AC Milan

A Chinese consortium has offered to buy AC Milan soccer club, one of former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi's most cherished assets, two sources familiar with the matter said. The offer values the club the four-times prime minister refers to as "my Milan" at aroun


Top talents honoured at Mena Digital Awards

Leading practitioners in digital advertising were honoured excellence in the use of digital technology and media during the recently held Mena Digital Awards in Dubai, UAE. The third edition of the event followed the success of the fifth Digital Media Forum, which was held earlie

 < 1 2

calendarCalendar of Events