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Oct 17, 2019

MANILA --( ASIA TODAY )-- Leading Philippine media network ABS-CBN has partnered with Fritz Productions, a production team with vast international experience in unscripted formats, to pioneer an original talent reality show with “Your Moment.”

ABS-CBN, which has also known for its string of successful...

Oct 03, 2019

MANILA --( ASIA TODAY )-- ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ leading media and entertainment company, has added another milestone this 2019 as its phenomenal show “Wildflower” emerged as the only Philippine drama series that has been nominated as Best Asian Drama in the 1st Asia Contents Awards, which will be held in Busan...

Sep 10, 2019

ABS-CBN continues to evolve into a global media and entertainment company as another one of its wildly successful TV series makes it groundbreaking launch in three French-speaking territories in the Pacific and Indian oceans, which aired in August 19 via French network, Outre-mer la 1ere.

Aug 16, 2019

Industry players, regulators and thought leaders discuss best ways forward

Petaling Jaya, 16 August 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- In a bid to engage regulators constructively on several hot button and regulatory issues facing stakeholders from brand owners to consumers, the International Advertising Association (...

Aug 06, 2019

MANILA --( ASIA TODAY )-- ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ leading media and entertainment company, intensifies its international footprint as it secured another acquisition deal with Sky Net to air the female-focused action-drama about a solider whose life goal is to murder her own father, “The General’s Daughter,” in...

Jun 25, 2019

MANILA --( ASIA TODAY )-- “The Blood Sisters,” ABS-CBN’s 2018 hit crime drama series about separated triplets who are reunited after a case of mistaken identity, is set to capture the attention of viewers in Kazakhstan as the Filipino show premieres on Channel 31.

May 30, 2019
  • Reuters wins the top award for second year in a row
  • The Associated Press wins Scoop Award for story on first gene-edited babies
  • Panel discussion on #MeToo looks at what's next and fears of backlash
  • May 20, 2019

    (HONG KONG, 20 May 2019) --( ASIA TODAY )-- Sinclair announced today that it has joined forces with Tribe Global, the global network of independent communications agencies and business partners, and will be connecting members with the APAC region as the first Asia-born integrated PR agency member. This...

    May 02, 2019

    Apr 30, 2019 (China Knowledge) - China’s second lagest search engine operator Sogou has entered a deal with United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) state-owned broadcaster Abu Dhabi Media (ADM) to develop the world’s first Arabic-speaking artificial intelligence powered news presenter.

    The AI news presenter will allow...

    May 01, 2019

    Kirkham, the first female appointed to Poletowin Pitcrew Holdings, Inc.’s Board of Directors, will help to further expand company growth

    Apr 24, 2019

    April 24, 2019 09:00 PM Hong Kong Time - SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sanrio, the global lifestyle brand best known for pop culture icon Hello Kitty, and Baidu, Inc. (Nasdaq: BIDU), the leading Chinese-language internet search provider, have partnered to bring the immensely popular Aggretsuko™ and Gudetama™...

    Apr 11, 2019

    TAIPEI - 2019.4.11 --( ASIA TODAY )-- To revitalize local blocks during spring break in Taipei, General Association of Chinese Culture (GACC) organized an outdoor fair on Guling Street with indie publishers, specialized bookstores, and table games. Along with South Taipei Melodies and Fountain Bar cocktails,...

    Apr 10, 2019

    ABS-CBN’S HIT CRIME DRAMA “A MOTHER'S GUILT” TO BE ADAPTED IN TURKEY

    “A Mother’s Guilt (Hanggang Saan),” one of the Philippines’ hit crime suspense dramas that aired on ABS-CBN, has landed its first format adaptation deal with leading Turkey content production company, Limon Yapim, and is set to air in one...

    Mar 22, 2019

    Tackling the rise of HIV cases and the ‘Hallyu’ phenomenon in PH

    ABS-CBN DocuCentral’s two documentaries—“HIV Rising,” which tackles the growing number of HIV cases in the Philippines and “Hallyu and I,” an in-depth look on the Korean wave phenomenon—will be showcased to global audiences as it screens in the...

    Mar 21, 2019

    Japan’s largest airline introduces fresh podcast “Aoki ‘N Air” that celebrates the spirit of Japan and explores Japanese culture with host Steve Aoki

    Mar 19, 2019

    March 19, 2019 04:34 PM Hong Kong Time - HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On March 18, 2019, Er Dong Pictures held a large-scale press conference at the 23rd Hong Kong International Film & TV Market. The theme was “Aspiration for Sailing”, referring to Er Dong Pictures aim to be based in domestic business in the...

    Mar 18, 2019

    18 March 2019 – Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 23rd edition of the Hong Kong International Film and TV Market (FILMART) opened today and continues through 21 March at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), raising the curtain for the largest marketplace of its...

    Mar 07, 2019

    The most succesfully distributed Philippine drama series globally

    The popular Philippine telenovela “The Promise,” a story about love transcending social divides and overcoming all obstacles, will be the first Philippine show to air in the Dominican Republic after a deal between ABS-CBN, the Philippines’...

    Feb 24, 2019

    ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ leading entertainment and media company, has sold seven million boxes of its pioneering digital terrestrial television (DTT) product branded as ABS-CBN TVplus, as of February 2019 or four years since its launch in February 2015.

    The robust sales has been steadily growing in the past...

    Dec 13, 2018

    ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines' leading media and entertainment company, marked its 65th founding anniversary with the inauguration of its brand new sound stages in San Jose del Monte, Bulacan today (December 12).

    ABS-CBN president and chief executive officer Carlo Katigbak said the two sound stages...

    Dec 12, 2018

    December 11, 2018, HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- CNN and Cartoon Network won eight honours – also known as “Goddess of Creativity” wins – at the Asian Academy Creative Awards on December 6, the region's version of the International Emmy Awards.

    CNN and CNN Vision, its global production powerhouse, won five...