Interviews

ASN Interview: Viacom 18’s Aditya Swamy Spills The Beans On India’s "BrIndie" Scene

July 16, 2015

While the Indian entertainment industry is known across the world for opulent Bollywood productions, a passionate Indie entertainment scene is beginning to develop with properties such as MTV…

ASN INTERVIEW: Asia's Leading Players Discuss Branded Content In The Region

June 11, 2015

At the start of the All that Matters conference, Singapore Tourism Board (STB) hosted a panel to discuss the future of Branded Content in Asia in the next…

INTERVIEW: Global Blue-chip Sponsors Share Insights On Their Asian Sponsorships

May 22, 2015

The rise of blue-chip international Art fairs in Asian cities are steadily luring investment from brands in the financial services and luxury sectors, both of whom are looking…

ASN INTERVIEW: THE ICC CHAMPION CUP'S IMPACT ON THE CHINESE & ASIAN MARKETPLACE

May 4, 2015

Boasting European football's powerhouses, the International Champions Cup (ICC) has redefined pre-season football friendlies for clubs, fans and sponsors. Asia is getting its first glimpse of the exciting…

ASN INTERVIEW: Nestle (Asia) still a cautious investor in non-traditional media

April 10, 2015

Swiss-based FMCG giant Nestle spent USD3.12b^ in global advertising for 2013, yet its management is still getting to grips with some variants of non-traditional communications in Asia.

ASN INTERVIEW: Spotify Asia's MD is looking Beyond the Banner

April 2, 2015

One of the biggest media trends in the past few years has been the rise of music streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, Deezer, Google Play Music...…

ASN Insight: Unilever CEO Reveals Key Parameters for Brand Investment

March 25, 2015

In Asia, Sponsorship investment from the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) category grew 33% YoY in 2014 and is again the most active category across many diverse genres of…

ASN INSIGHT: The MCN Boom in Asia & The Evolving Entertainment Landscape

March 11, 2015

With the growth of digitization, multiple-devices and smartphone penetration in Asia, audiences have been lapping up online videos from creators on platforms such as YouTube, challenging traditional TV’s…

ASN INSIGHT: ASEAN FAs Make History by Outsourcing Commercial Rights

February 12, 2015

It has been a lively start to Asia’s football scene in 2015, as football administrations across the region are actively seeking to outsource their commercial effort to external…

Singapore bank DBS seeks "originality" in its Sponsorship platforms

November 24, 2014

At a recent event, ASN caught up with two key executives from DBS Bank to ask them about their perspectives on Sponsorship in the region.