Wednesday Aug 13
Tong Hua deal to boost VGI market
VGI GLOBAL Media will have almost half of the Bt10.2-billion out-of-home advertising-media business after acquiring shares in Tong Hua Communications, which will become a major shareholder of another outdoor-media operator, Aqua Ad, according to industry experts.
Mazda Motor will dissolve its tie-up in passenger-vehicle production with Ford Motor, taking over the US carmaker's assembly lines at their sole jointly run facility, located in Thailand.
Tong Hua joins Spring News for digital channel
Veteran investor Wichai Thongtang's Tong Hua Communications is diversifying into the digital terrestrial TV business by investing Bt250 million in Spring News Television, which recently won a licence for a digital news channel.
CONTEST: Win tickets to Jason Chen's Singapore showcase
Popular YouTube star Jason Chen will be holding his solo showcase in Singapore at Hard Rock CafA© Singapore as part of his 2013 Asia Tour on March 24.
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MV way to boost medical tourism
Malaysian singer-composer Michael Wong's Mandarin hit song has been made the official music video to promote the country as a top destination for Chinese visitors to seek healthcare services.