PRCA Southeast Asia PR and Communications Board Launches

The PRCA Southeast Asia PR and Communications Board was launched today, with 15 elected members, drawn from across the region.

Chaired by Lee Nugent CMPRCA, Regional Director, Archetype, the Board Members are: Read more

CARMA Expands in Asia with New Office in Hong Kong

Global media intelligence agency, CARMA, has expanded its Asian operations with a new office in Hong Kong on the back of demand for its AI-powered media intelligence services across Asia Pacific. This follows the launch of its regional headquarters in Singapore at the end of last year.

Speaking at the opening of the Hong Kong office, Andrew Nicholls, CARMA ASIA Managing Director, said “The response to our Asia expansion has been fantastic. We were always looking to other markets for growth but have opened ahead of plans due to some significant client wins from major Asian and international organisations.” Read more

PRCA and PRWeek launch PR and Communications Census Asia-Pacific

The PRCA and PRWeek are today launching the first PR and Communications Census for the Asia-Pacific region, in conjunction with research partner YouGov.

The PR and Communications Census Asia-Pacific survey is open from today. Click here to take part: https://start.yougov.com/refer/vdg4HPLDz21ybk

The results, which will be launched this Autumn, will provide the most comprehensive and authoritative analysis of the PR and communications industry across Asia Pacific. Read more

PRCA Southeast Asia to launch Regional Board

PRCA SEA is looking for PR and communications practitioners to form its inaugural PRCA SEA PR and Communications Regional Board.

The PR and Communications Regional Board provides a formal mechanism to consult with the industry’s most senior practitioners on the issues PR and communications faces; to act as a think-tank for the industry; to inform the PRCA’s strategic priorities; and to produce helpful commentary, advice and best-practice guidance for PR and communications professionals. Tackling issues such a diversity, mental health, client/agency relationships and professional development, the PR and Communications Regional Board is a force for good and facilitates top tier conversation. Read more

AMEC and PRCA announce joint membership drive

Speaking at this week’s AMEC Global Summit in Prague, Johna Burke, Global Managing Director, AMEC, and Francis Ingham MPRCA, Director General, PRCA announced a joint membership drive to embed even greater links between evaluation experts and PR practitioners, and to advance even further the two organisations’ common goals.

Under an agreement reached between the two bodies, AMEC and PRCA members will be encouraged to join both organisations, with a significant discount for those joining the other organisation for the first time. Read more

PRHK and PRCA sign agreement for international cooperation

(Hong Kong, 9 May 2019) PRHK, representing PR and communications practitioners in Hong Kong, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for mutual cooperation with the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA), representing practitioners in the UK, Middle East & North Africa, and Southeast Asia. Read more

PRecious Communications Reaches New Heights with Slew Of New Consumer Clients, Including Evolve, One Faber Group And YOTELAIR

22 April 2019, SINGAPOREPRecious Communications, a multi-award-winning integrated communications agency combining traditional and digital capabilities, kicks off 2019 with a slew of new client wins for their consumer team, PRecious Life. The Singapore-based, independent public relations consultancy has been on a stellar growth path across its international offices and will be celebrating its 7th anniversary this year. Read more

PRCA Southeast Asia becomes a supporting partner for GlobalThink Singapore

PRCA Southeast Asia has signed up as a supporting partner for an executive roundtable entitled GlobalThink Singapore.

The GlobalThink executive roundtable provides a valuable opportunity for executives in business, government and NGOs to have a private, structured information exchange while building relationships with peers working at a senior level in allied organizations. Read more

World Leaders on Facebook by BCW

Despite recent controversies around fake news and privacy issues on social media, global digital growth shows no sign of slowing down, with 45% of the world’s population are on social media today according to a research done by We Are Social. World leaders are also jumping on the social media bandwagon, using platforms like Facebook to campaign and converse with the public. Read more

AKA Asia’s Sasha Alwani and Chan Jia En win SEA Young Lions PR Competition 2019

PRCA SEA is pleased to announce that AKA Asia’s team of Sasha Alwani and Chan Jia En have won the SEA Young Lions PR Competition 2019, sponsored by ICCO, with their ‘Connecting the unexpected’ campaign. The team will go on to represent the Southeast Asia at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Read more