Despite facing severe challenges from a drop in client spend, Hakuhodo forged on with substantial workplace reforms and stronger investments in community, sustainability and innovation.
Indonesia's largest mobile service provider has put its incumbent digital agency on notice as it prepares a multi-agency pitch.
Tokyo police have arrested an employee suspected of orchestrating up to JPY 700 million (US $6.7 million) in fake billings.
The Japanese holding company has the option to increase its 25% equity stake in Public Digital to a majority interest in the future.
Addition of five agency brands including United Communications Group and Interplan adds 711 new employees and substantial marketing and activation capabilities.
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