Mar 20, 2019

Celebrities, brands and drugs: not a clear-cut story

Brands' treatment of Japanese entertainer Pierre Taki raises ethical questions.

Mar 15, 2019

Major brands cut ties with Japanese entertainer Pierre Taki after minor drug bust

Lixil, Sega, NHK and Disney are among the brands that have taken or are considering action following Pierre Taki's arrest.

Oct 5, 2017

NHK admits overwork caused the death of a reporter in 2013

Another Japanese media institution reveals a dangerously unhealthy working environment.

Sep 12, 2011

Japan's NHK to run 'Hold on to your seat!' French game show

JAPAN - Japanese public broadcaster NHK is set to recreate the local version of popular and long-running French game show 'Tout le Monde Veut Prendre sa Place' (Hold on to your seat).

Sep 15, 2010

Paralympic medalist Kuniko Obinata to consult at Dentsu PR on sports, social issues

TOKYO - Dentsu Public Relations has announced that two-time Paralympic Games gold medalist Kuniko Obinata is retiring from skiing to provide sports and social business consulting for the agency.

May 13, 2010

Five things you need to know about: 3D TV

The roll out of 3D TV in Asia-Pacific has created a lot of buzz in recent days but what exactly does it mean for the industry. Jon Wright (pictured), regional director of analytics and insight at MEC in Asia-Pacific, tells us five things we need to know about 3D TV.