Global News

Below are recent news items from WFA's network of advertiser associations and the wider advertising industry. Stay informed by signing up to our monthly global newsletter.
27/10/2011

eMarketer: "Mobile Shines Amid Rising Digital Ad-Spending"

Global ad spending will still approach $500 billion this year, eMarketer estimates, and digital advertising will remain a star performer following a 2010 in which growth in online ad spending outpaced all other platforms in most mature markets.
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10/10/2011

WFA's media, marketing & procurement meetings take place in Asia

On 5-7 October WFA ran meetings in Singapore for its APAC based corporate contacts and its advertiser association members based in the region.
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29/09/2011

WFA members evolve media agency remuneration strategies

The World Federation of Advertisers has released the results of its latest survey into the way that the world's biggest advertisers pay for media agency services.
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28/09/2011

WFA Global Marketer Week 2012

The WFA Global Marketer Week 2012 will take place in New York City from Tuesday, March 13 to Friday March 16, 2012.
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26/09/2011

Finns celebrate 60th anniversary

The annual Finnish Advertisers Day took place on 15th September and coincided with the 60th anniversary of the organization.
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26/09/2011

Dutch organize "24 hours of Advertising"

On 12th October, the Dutch Association of Advertisers (BVA) and the Dutch Association of Advertising Agencies (VEA) will co-organize the " 24 hours of Advertising: I LIKE IDEAS".
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26/09/2011

ANZA to participate in NZ government-led alcohol ad "Expert Forum"

The New Zealand Government is reviewing all aspects of alcohol marketing under the Alcohol Reform Bill. A key recommendation from the Select Committee review of the Bill is the proposed establishment of an 'Expert Forum” to consider further restrictions to alcohol advertising and sponsorship.
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26/09/2011

WFA participates in meeting of LATAM self-regulators

WFA participated in the annual meeting on 14-16 September of advertising self-regulatory organisations in Latin America. This was the 5th meeting of the “CONARED” hosted by CONARP Argentina.
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