The global fervor over #TheDress may be down to timing — one digital expert told CNBC. Stories are most likely to go viral when posted on Fridays.
Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, explains why he is not worried about the terms of doing business in the China following news that Beijing is reviewing drafts of its first counterterrorism law.
France's Publicis promised business would pick up in the second half of this year as the advertising agency recovered from a tough 2014.
Germany has overtaken the UK as Europe's top-paid corporate executives, partly reflecting public and investor pressure on remuneration in UK companies. The Financial Times reports.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Publicis has agreed to acquire Sapient in an all-cash transaction for $25 per share, valuing the U.S. digital advertising specialist at $3.7 billion.
Europe shares ended the day higher after the Bank of England outlined tougher leverage rules for banks and the Bank of Japan upped stimulus measures.
The CEO of WPP said most of his firm's new business in the third quarter was from clients that had left rival groups Publicis and Omnicom.
Sir Martin Sorrell, WPP CEO, shares his outlook on social media stocks and changing television viewing habits.
Softbank's investment in a Hollywood movie studio represents the coming out party for two new players in the US entertainment industry.
China's clampdown on corruption and extravagance has benefited the world's largest advertising agency, WPP's CEO told CNBC.
Speaking to CNBC ahead of the 3rd annual Singapore Summit, Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, discusses whether the push into wearable technology could disrupt the advertising industry.
A host of business figures in the UK has come out against Scottish independence on economic grounds - but is this just “scaremongering” as some claim?
An independent Scotland could take marketing lessons from Singapore's business-friendly, trade-dependent economy, the world's largest advertising group told CNBC.
European shares closed higher on Tuesday as investors anticipated easy monetary policy for the euro zone and closely watched events in Ukraine.
U.K.-based advertising giant WPP reported strong sales at its Russian operations but warned that Western sanctions will start to eat into profits.
Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, says the business will feel an impact from sanctions on Russia.
Britain's top bosses earn 143 times their average employee's wage, a report has revealed, amid growing anger over inequality and CEO pay.
European markets closed lower on Wednesday, amid concern over the violence in Iraq.
A slideshow of the British women who took the risk in starting up a technology business and are now reaping the rewards.