Only 6% of revenue came from APAC.
The further merger of WPP agencies represents an expansion of VMLY&R's network in New Zealand.
Actions come as two industry associations issue a statement condemning social-media platforms over the spread of hate content.
Our weekly collection of people moves and account news includes Mindshare, Japan Airlines, Lowe Lintas, Lion & Lion, MaLogic, Hawthorne, The Wired Agency and Adzymic.
Wieden+Kennedy's creative bona fides are renowned globally, but how did the agency fare in Asia in 2018?
R/GA's challenger position in Asia-Pacific is well established. Did the agency strengthen its position in 2018 or go backwards?
Initiative branded 2018 'The year of the comeback', but did the agency live up to its billing?
After settling into a new spot in the the Publicis Groupe org chart, 2018 was a year of identity-building for Digitas. How did the agency perform?
In its first year of assessment, Wavemaker has progressed from a slightly wobbly start to a promising finish, and the future looks bright.
With Havas' village model well established in Asia-Pacific, has it done enough to move the media arm up the ladder?
Ranked 'outstanding' in 2017, Isobar would have had to out-perform to keep up with its own success. Several signs suggested this wasn't the case.
Fuelled by the HSBC account win, PHD had a largely successful 2018 as it welcomed a new APAC leader and new strategic direction.
In it's first year of assessment since two legacy agencies were merged together, can VMLY&R hold its own?
Did the fiercely independent network's focus on Asia-Pacific translate into better performance in the region in 2018?
A new entrant to this year's ARC, did Reprise make a promising or worrying start?
TOP OF THE CHARTS: Salesforce's latest study highlights the growing integration of marketing with other business units, and the increasing influence of AI and privacy concerns.
VIDEO: Steve King weighs in on media agency value, in-housing integration and specialisms in this exclusive video from Campaign360 in Singapore.
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Integral Ad Science's Felicia Li-Gaillard explains what brands should look out for during the election period, and how to protect their reputations.
Twitter has spent the past year improving how users can interact with, discover and share more content around big events.
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