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16 Dec, 2015, 11:14 GMT Kantar Media Awarded Thailand's Official Multi-platform Television Audience Measurement Contract

Media Research Development Association (Thailand) has awarded Kantar Media a contract to deliver the official multi-platform TV ratings in Thailand....


14 Sep, 2015, 14:55 BST French TV Channel D17 Cements Audience Engagement Strategy

Unveils new audience app powered by Kantar Media's SyncNow technology French music television channel D17 has enriched the viewing experience for its ...


09 Jun, 2015, 02:00 BST VINEX & SKO Appoint Kantar Media to Deliver a Complete Picture of Online Audiences in the Netherlands

Latest win extends Kantar Media's hybrid audience measurement service in the Netherlands replacing the existing GfK internet audience measurement...


23 Jan, 2015, 01:00 GMT Kantar Media to Continue Providing Romania TV Ratings Currency Until 2019

Announcement marks the first time a research provider has retained the official ARMA service ARMA, Romania's television joint industry committee, has ...


17 Dec, 2014, 11:26 GMT Kantar Announces Increased Stake in IBOPE, Leading LatAm Media Measurement and Research Firm

Latest deal cements Kantar Media's position as market leader in Television Audience Measurement in 48 countries Kantar, the data investment...


05 Nov, 2014, 10:19 GMT BARB Extends Panel Contract with Kantar Media to 2018

Announcement builds on a series of ongoing enhancements to deliver a hybrid future for the UK's official TV measurement service BARB (Broadcasters'...


23 Oct, 2014, 03:00 BST Kantar Media to Acquire Audio Watermarking Unit of Civolution

Acquisition will enrich the organisation's technology capabilities Further evidence of Kantar Media's commitment to measure TV across all devices in...


16 Oct, 2014, 13:25 BST Kantar Media to Acquire Audio Watermarking Unit of Civolution

Acquisition will enrich the organisation's technology capabilities Further evidence of Kantar Media's commitment to measure TV across all devices in...


08 Oct, 2014, 09:00 BST Kantar Media Expands Asian Footprint With New TV Measurement Service in Malaysia

Astro will report subscribers' viewing behaviour across the operator's channel base Astro, Malaysia's leading integrated consumer media group that...


03 Oct, 2014, 10:26 BST Kantar Media Unveils the UK's First Official Twitter TV Ratings

Kantar Media, a world leader in audience measurement, today unveiled the UK's official Twitter metric for measuring Twitter TV audience engagement....


25 Sep, 2014, 11:52 BST Kantar Media Study Identifies TV's Most Tweeted

Analyses 110m Tweets over 12 months in UK's biggest study of TV and Twitter Identifies Social TV top 30 series that account for 50% of TV Tweets...


29 Jul, 2014, 10:00 BST Kantar Media Announces Renewal of Slovakian TV Audience Contract to 2021

PMT, the TV audience measurement steering committee in Slovakia (with members from RTVS, TV Markiza, TV JOJ, TA3 and the Association of Media...


10 Jul, 2014, 13:34 BST Kantar Media Awarded Cross Platform Ratings Contract in The Netherlands

Latest win reinforces Kantar Media's leadership in the field of hybrid techniques for audience measurement Stichting KijkOnderzoek (SKO) the industry ...


02 Apr, 2014, 11:47 BST Kantar Media Acquires Social TV Analytics Specialists The Data Republic

Acquisition will enrich the company's social TV capabilities for the benefit of Media Researchers across the world Kantar Media, a world leader in...


03 Mar, 2014, 12:26 GMT TNS & Kantar Media Announce Major Enhancements to Television Audience Measurement Services in Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania

Baltic media market will benefit from new technology, increased panel size and enhanced processing systems to ensure future-proof audience...


18 Dec, 2013, 09:00 GMT Kantar Media Acquires FishEye Analytics

Asia-Pacific clients to benefit from strengthened language expertise and cutting-edge technology in social media field together with CIC intelligence ...


16 Dec, 2013, 09:00 GMT Medialogic Partners With Kantar Media to Deliver Futureproof TV Audience Measurement Technology in Pakistan

Medialogic Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd, the national TV ratings provider has announced a partnership with Kantar Media to enhance the TV audience measurement...


30 Sep, 2013, 04:00 BST Kantar Media Bolsters Presence in Emerging Markets

Appoints Mansoor Khan to new role of Director of MENA and South Asia Kantar Media has appointed Mansoor Khan to the new role of Director of MENA and...


25 Sep, 2013, 18:59 BST Kantar Media Enables Access to TV Audience Data on the Move

Rolls out audience analysis application for use on mobile devices Kantar Media, a world leader in audience research, is rolling out the first in a...


01 Aug, 2013, 12:08 BST Kantar Media Partners With Twitter to Enhance UK TV Planning and Analytics

Kantar Media, a world leader in audience measurement, today announced a strategic alliance with Twitter to develop a new suite of tools to support...


19 Jun, 2013, 16:43 BST A Breakthrough in Internet TV Audience Measurement

Kantar Media appointed to track UK online TV viewing across all devices Kantar Media has been appointed by BARB (Broadcasters' Audience Research...


26 Feb, 2013, 12:06 GMT Kantar Media Expands Asian Footprint With Cambodian TV Audience Measurement Contract

The Cambodian Broadcasting Service has awarded Kantar Media a two year contract for television audience research. The contract, which will begin this ...