September 16, 2014

Microsoft has agreed to buy the publisher of indie gaming phenomenon Minecraft for $2.5bn (£1.5bn), with the tech giant set to close the deal at the end of 2014. Read more:


September 15, 2014

Brewing giant Heineken has flatly rejected an £82bn merger with industry rivals SABMiller as moves to consolidate the global beer industry gather pace. Read more:


September 11, 2014

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) today announced the completion of its £450M acquisition of Channel 5 Broadcasting Limited from Northern & Shell Media Group. Read more:

Anthony Gibson to head International Agencies’ Council for the European Association of Communications Agencies

September 10, 2014

Anthony Gibson, President of LAP Agencias de Comunicação (consisting of Leo Burnett, Publicis Worldwide and Arc Worldwide in Portugal), and European Public Affairs Director for Leo Burnett Worldwide, has been elected to chair the International Agencies’ Council of the Eur…


September 9, 2014

Electrolux takes on Whirlpool in U.S. with $3.3 billion GE Appliances buy. Read more: