Oct 7, 2011

MOL’s strategy for Friendster

KUALA LUMPUR – After buying over Friendster, in 2009 Malaysian-based MOL Games promptly surprised the world by scrapping the site’s SNS platform and switching to social gaming on June 28.

Sep 16, 2011

Digital happenings this week from Twitter, Friendster, Tribal DDB and more

A roundup of the latest digital people moves, account wins, pitches and developments across the Asia-Pacific region.

Sep 12, 2011

Friendster's popularity returns as a social gaming site

KUALA LUMPUR - Friendster, the pioneer social networking site, has gained over half a million new users since its relaunch as a social gaming platform on June 28.

Jun 28, 2011

Online protests keep brands on alert

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia is one of the most active nations on social networking websites, with local industry leaders saying that while this is great for sharing positive brand messages, a number of recent high-profile online protests has shown there can be a down side too.

Sep 24, 2010

Friendster to launch gaming and music portals in Asia

ASIA-PACIFIC - Social networking site Friendster has confirmed it is launching social media portals for music and social gaming in Asia.

Jul 8, 2010

Facebook partners with MOL Global for Facebook Credits

KUALA LUMPUR - MOL Global has announced a strategic partnership with Facebook on a new payment model for virtual goods, online games and applications in Asia.