Tuesday 23 December 2014

MediaCorp 2014

SG50 Design-A-Tee contest: Top five winning designs unveiled
18 December 2014

MediaCorp launched the Design-A-Tee contest in November with the support of Denizen and SG50 and received an overwhelming response from all walks of life. Similar to 'The Gift of Song' song-writing competition which is part of the SG50 celebratory initiatives, MediaCorp was able to rally Singaporeans together through a design contest to unearth the definitive Singapore t-shirt which is designed by Singaporeans for Singaporeans.

SG50 Design-A-Tee contest - Vote for your favourite SG50 t-shirt
26 November 2014

MediaCorp launched the 'Design-A-Tee' contest earlier this month and the three-week call for design submission received an overwhelming response of some 1,600 entries - from kids below 10 to senior citizens in their 60s.

Count down to Singapore’s 50th birthday at CELEBRATE SG50!
19 November 2014

Count down to Singapore’s 50th year of independence at the stroke of midnight on 31 December 2014, with a star-studded ensemble of local and regional artistes featuring Rahimah Rahim, Dick Lee, Kit Chan, Sezairi, The Sam Willows and Stefanie Sun. Top acts from the region include, Malaysian singer, Dato Siti Nurhaliza and Korean boy band sensation, BIGBANG.

MediaCorp’s SG50: The Gift of Song unveils three finalists from close to a 1,000 entries
13 November 2014

Today, four talented music composers emerged from MediaCorp’s song-writing competition, The Gift of Song which was launched on 15 September to celebrate SG50.

SG50 Design-A-Tee: Designed by Singaporeans, for Singaporeans
04 November 2014

Hot on the heels of “The Gift of Song”, a song writing competition launched in September by MediaCorp to kickstart its SG50 celebratory initiatives, MediaCorp today announces another initiative to rally Singaporeans together through a design competition.  The “Design-A-Tee” initiative is the first of its kind where a tee-shirt is designed by Singaporeans, for Singaporeans.

MediaCorp appoints Ms Wong Su-Yen as Board Director
04 November 2014

MediaCorp today announced the appointment of Ms Wong Su-Yen to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

President’s Star Charity 2014 gives beneficiaries a chance to shine
15 October 2014

Taking a cue from Helen Keller, the President’s Star Charity 2014 (PSC 2014) is a joint collaboration between the beneficiaries of the President’s Challenge 2014 and an all-star cast featuring MediaCorp personalities and the best of local and regional acts.

MediaCorp presents The Gift of Song to celebrate Singapore’s 50th birthday
15 September 2014

To celebrate the nation’s 50th anniversary in 2015, MediaCorp today announced the first of a series of exciting programmes and events for all Singaporeans.  The Gift of Song is a nationwide search for a song that will resonate with the nation. 

MediaCorp turns in profit of $11.6 million for Financial Year 2013/2014
01 September 2014

MediaCorp announced profit before tax of $11.6 million against revenue of $658.3 million for the financial year ended 31 March 2014.  Revenue grew despite a weak advertising market, shored up by non-advertising revenue sources including content production. 

MediaCorp names Jack Lim as Chief Commercial Officer
26 August 2014

MediaCorp today named Jack Lim as Chief Commercial Officer, reporting to Shaun Seow, Chief Executive Officer.

MeClub bags two wins at the Loyalty and Engagement Awards 2014
18 August 2014

It is double joy for MediaCorp’s award-winning loyalty programme, MeClub, as it celebrates its second anniversary this month.

MediaCorp broadcasts Prime Minister’s National Day Rally 2014 speech ‘live’ across multiple platforms
14 August 2014

MediaCorp will broadcast Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s National Day Rally 2014 speech ‘live’ on Sunday, 17 August 2014 from 6.45pm across television, radio, Toggle and channelnewsasia.com.

MediaCorp broadcasts National Day Parade 2014 ‘live’ on Toggle and across multiple platforms
07 August 2014

MediaCorp celebrates Singapore’s 49th birthday with ‘live’ telecast of National Day Parade (NDP) 2014 on 9 August across multiple platforms - Toggle, TV, radio, out-of-home and online.

MediaCorp broadcasts Prime Minister’s 2014 National Day Message
06 August 2014

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s National Day Message will be broadcast on Friday, 8 August 2014, the eve of National Day, across MediaCorp television, radio stations and on Toggle. The Prime Minister’s message in English will be televised on Channel NewsAsia at 6.45pm, okto at 8.45pm, Channel 5 at 10.00pm. The message will be subtitled for the deaf. The Prime Minister’s message in English can also be heard on MediaCorp radio station 938LIVE at 7.35pm.

Winners of MediaCorp News Awards 2014
30 July 2014

MediaCorp News Awards 2014 this evening celebrated its eighth year of winning journalistic works across its multiple news platforms on television, radio, print and online.

MediaCorp and SingTel mio TV to broadcast Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games
18 July 2014

MediaCorp and SingTel mio TV will be broadcasting the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games from 23 July to 3 August.

MediaCorp announces two key appointments
18 July 2014

MediaCorp today announced two strategic appointments aimed at accelerating its transformation while maintaining its strong financial management.

MediaCorp appoints Head of Brand and Communications
09 July 2014

MediaCorp has appointed Karen Yew as Head, Brand and Communications, responsible for brand management, all communications including media relations, internal communications and government relations, as well as corporate social responsibility. She reports to Shaun Seow, Chief Executive Officer, MediaCorp.

MediaCorp snagged three awards at the 2nd Asia Rainbow TV Awards and one at 2014 Apollo Awards
30 June 2014

MediaCorp won three top awards at the 2nd Asia Rainbow TV Awards 2014 held in Macau last Thursday, and a creative win at the recent 2014 Apollo Awards, both are regional awards that honours the best in TV production.

MediaCorp wins five APEX 2014 Awards
20 June 2014

MediaCorp Publishing emerged as big winners at the 26th Annual Awards of the recent Publication Excellence (APEX) Competition. Its haul of one Grand Award and four Awards of Excellence was the highest tally for a Singaporean publisher garnered this year.

MediaCorp bagged five medals at the 2014 PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards
13 June 2014

MediaCorp won two Gold and three Silver awards at the 2014 PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards held in New York City on 12 June. (US EDT).

Annual Saving Gaia returns as MediaCorp celebrates World Environment Day
05 June 2014

The annual Saving Gaia initiative returns today to coincide with World Environment Day, renewing the company’s commitment to raise public awareness of environmental issues and going green.

Channel NewsAsia wins international accolades at television and film festivals
22 April 2014

Channel NewsAsia programmes have been honoured with 12 awards at two prestigious international and film contests over the last fortnight. It won two gold, three silver and four bronze World Medals at the 2014 New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards; and at the 2014 WorldMediaFestival in Hamburg, it took one gold and two silver Intermedia-globe Awards.