Leo Burnett Solutions Inc., (LBSI) the local office of the global advertising network Leo Burnett Worldwide, created history by winning the first-ever gold metal for Sri Lanka at Spikes Asia 2014.

Barclays has agreed a £2m trade loan to digital marketing firm 77Agency to help them land blue-chip contracts.

Coca-Cola has announced a $3bn cost-cutting plan during its third-quarter earnings report, having noted a flat growth in revenue to $12bn for the quarter.

Omnicom has revealed a 7.4 per cent increase in worldwide revenue to $3,749.6m for the third quarter of 2014, as well as total pre-tax charges of $8.8m on its failed merger with Publicis Groupe.

Could things be looking up for Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer? The company reported sales up $1.09bn in the third quarter, 1.5 per cent more than a year earlier.

Piramal Glass Ceylon PLC (PGC) has announced its 1st half year results for the Financial Year 2014-15 with a marginal 3% growth in turnover from Rs. 2,476 Million in FY14 to Rs. 2,558 in FY15 with a PAT of Rs. 170 Million as compared to Rs.377 Million in F2014 (which includes a profit of Rs.267Mn from Land sale.).

With consumers now more digitally engaged than ever before, there is a greater need for marketers to carefully consider their approaches to display media in order to reach customers with effective personalised messages. This is true across all channels, none more so than digital display advertising.

Following positive discussions with local authorities, EXIM Bank Malaysia President Adissadikin Bin Ali and Head of Banking Nor Shahmir Bin Nor Shahid ended an official visit to Sri Lanka with a press conference on October 15th.

Melsta Regal Finance Ltd, celebrates its second year anniversary on the 18th of October, 2014.

Asian LPG prices plummeted to 27-month lows Friday, in line with the slide in crude futures, in an oversupplied region faced with tepid winter demand for propane and butane, traders said.

M&C Saatchi has named Lean Mean Fighting Machine co-founder Tom Bazeley as CEO - the company’s first with a background in digital.