BANGKOK - Mindshare Thailand has named Rollei Chan to the position of search manager. The appointment is effective immediately.
INDIA - Vizeum India has appointed as media agency for MTV India,expanding its duties in Viacom 18's suite of channels offered in the country.
HONG KONG - ESPN Star Sports is today rolling out two new channels for the Hong Kong market, ESPN High Definition (HD), and ESPNews.
ASIA-PACIFIC - Aegis Media Hong Kong chief executive officer Chris Ryan has expanded his responsibilities by taking on the newly-created role of international client director of Isobar Asia-Pacific.
GLOBAL - BBC Worldwide has recorded a US$255 million headline profit for the 2010-2011 financial year.
BRISBANE - Starcom MediaVest has tapped Caleb Watson, previously general manager of media at Telstra, to lead its Brisbane office as general manager, effective from the end of August.
MANILA - OMD Philippines has promoted Carla Cifra to the position of client service director, from her previous post of business unit director. The appointment is effective immediately.
ASIA-PACIFIC - BBC Worldwide has promoted Sunita Rajan to the position of senior vice president of BBC Advertising Asia.
ASIA-PACIFIC - Dow Jones has appointed Chad Tendler to the regional role of director of corporate communications for Asia-Pacific, effective from 21 July.
MELBOURNE - OMD Melbourne has today appointed Sharon Cookson to the position of head of strategy and content, effective immediately.
SINGAPORE - Aegis Media Asia-Pacific has today appointed James Smyllie as its new regional business director, effective immediately.
KUALA LUMPUR - The Commercial Radio of Malaysia (CRM) has re-elected Borhanuddin Osman to an unprecedented eighth term as president, a post he has held since 2004.
SYDNEY - Communications company Arnold Worldwide has marked its first foray into the Australian market with the creation of Arnold Furnace, which will include offices in Sydney and Melbourne.
BANGKOK - Mindshare Thailand has promoted Napaporn Jeatawattana as head of its trading arm The Exchange, effective immediately.
BEIJING - Strategic communications agency Eastwei MSL China, part of the MSL Group network, has announced five new retainer clients with the latest being Huntsman Polyurethanes and Saatchi & Saatchi.
SINGAPORE - Out of home advertising company JCDecaux Singapore has signed an advertising contract with Sentosa, a popular island resort in the country.
INDONESIA - Starcom Indonesia has appointed Aloysia Dian as business director to lead its P&G business, and promoted Ruwie Rahardjo to head of LiquidThread, the agency's branded entertainment and digital arm, effective immediately.
SINGAPORE - PR Communications has been selected to manage the media publicity programme for the DRx Group business in Singapore.
THAILAND - Mindshare Thailand today announced the promotion of Waridda Burapathana as partner of client leadership, effective immediately.
MALAYSIA - Redberry Media Group today announced the appointment of Philip Karuppiah as vice-president of print and Joe D'Silva as director of agency business development.