Guest post by Robert Holdheim, CEO of Edelman South Asia, Middle East & Africa (pictured left with [L-R] Camilla d'Abo, Lucy d'Abo and Matthew Harrington). As the communications industry shifts, through democratized media, increased access to information and the insistence of ...Read More


There is, as ever, no such country as APACMEA (Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa). But if there were it might be thought to be a little confused, because whilst the region includes the five most trusting markets we survey ...Read More


Guest post by Cornelia Kunze, vice chair of Edelman APACMEA and Edelman APACMEA Steering Committee Leader for GWEN. Today, December 3, Edelman takes an important next step in our Global Women’s Executive Network (GWEN) initiative in the Asia Pacific, Middle East & ...Read More


Guest post by Ashutosh Munshi, head of the Edelman Consumer Marketing practice (South Asia, Middle East & Africa) and director of Creative, Planning and Content (India). At Edelman, we realize that at the heart of the Indian consumer market is a central ...Read More


Guest post by Stephen Lock, CEO of Edelman Indonesia. With national parliamentary elections just weeks away on April 9 and the presidential elections taking place in the summer, Indonesia will start to write a new chapter in its national story. The ...Read More


We have witnessed a curious anomaly over the last few years in the Edelman Trust Barometer. Trust in media in some countries where the government either owned or controlled that media (UAE, Singapore and China for example) was often higher ...Read More

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Pictured: With Amanda Goh, MD of Edelman Singapore, at the luncheon launch and panel for the Singapore results of the 2014 Edelman Trust Barometer. It’s been a noisy year in the usually quiet and efficiently-run island nation with some ...Read More


In the 2014 Edelman Trust Barometer, Asia Pacific and the Middle East remain the optimistic and trusting regions, even if our new market to the study, South Africa, looks more skeptical and “European” in its trust profile. Overall, trust in the ...Read More


Guest post by Ngoc Anh Bui, managing director of AVC Edelman.  Words of a Generation: Vietnam is the latest in a series of interviews that capture on film the personal observations and perspectives of people from countries across the wider region. This latest ...Read More


This past week two people who until very recently made their entire careers out of PR and advertising both made similar claims that the industries they had just left were too slow to modernize and were therefore doomed. Hindsight, it ...Read More