MEDIA PRIMA AND MERCY MALAYSIA APPEAL FOR PUBLIC DONATIONS FOR PALU

KUALA LUMPUR, 4 October 2018 – Media Prima Berhad (“Media Prima”), Malaysia’s largest integrated media group, and MERCY Malaysia, a non-profit organisation, have launched ‘Bantuan Bencana Palu’, a public fundraising appeal to aid victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, last Friday. The fundraising campaign urgently calls for public donations to…

MEDIA PRIMA ANNOUNCES NEW APPOINTMENT

KUALA LUMPUR, 2 October 2018 – Media Prima Berhad (“Media Prima” or the “Group”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mustapha Kamil Mohd Janor as Executive Director, News and Editorial Operations of Media Prima. The Group also announced that Mustapha Kamil had been appointed to the Boards of Sistem Televisyen Malaysia Berhad (“STMB”) and…

MEDIA PRIMA DIGITAL’S REV ASIA AND ZIFF DAVIS LLC ANNOUNCE MASHABLE SOUTHEAST ASIA

KUALA LUMPUR, 25 September 2018 – Media Prima Digital announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Rev Asia Holdings Sdn Bhd (“Rev Asia”) has entered into an agreement with US-based digital media company Ziff Davis LLC to operate Mashable Southeast Asia (sea.mashable.com) for audiences across Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore. Mashable, a brand under Ziff Davis…

MEDIA PRIMA BERHAD POSTS FIRST HALF 2018 PROFIT OF RM8.7 MILLION; FOCUS ON COMMERCE, DIGITAL INITIATIVES AND MAXIMISING VALUE OF ASSETS

  KUALA LUMPUR, 30 August 2018 – Media Prima Berhad (“Media Prima” or the “Group”), Malaysia’s largest integrated media Group, announced today that its improved financial performance for the six months ended 30 June 2018 (“1HFY18”) is attributed to the on-going business transformation initiatives to become Malaysia’s leading digital-first content and commerce company. The Group…

TONTON MADE ACCESSIBLE AT NO COST TO MALAYSIANS; MOVE IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE HIGHER REVENUE THROUGH DIGITAL ADVERTISING

Kuala Lumpur, 28 August 2018 – Media Prima Television Networks (“MPTN”) announced today that its popular over-the-top (“OTT”) service, tonton, will offer Malaysians its video streaming services at no cost, in-line with Media Prima’s Group-wide business transformation strategy to increase revenue through programmatic advertising, one of the fastest-growing digital revenue segments. This follows Media Prima’s…

MEDIA PRIMA RECEIVES GOLD AWARD AT AUSTRALASIAN REPORTING AWARDS

KUALA LUMPUR, 25 June 2018 – Media Prima Berhad (“Media Prima” or the “Group”), Malaysia’s leading integrated media group, received a Gold Award for its Annual Report at the Australasian Reporting Awards (“ARA”) Presentation Dinner in Sydney, Australia. The Group’s 2016 Annual Report, themed “Our Stories”, was recognised for “Distinguished Achievement in Reporting” at the…