Aug 28, 2015

Malaysian advertisers asked to drop 'Merdeka' from ads

KUALA LUMPUR - Advertisers have been asked by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to refrain from using the word 'Merdeka' (independence) when referring to the country's national day, which takes place Monday.

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.