What Mattered to us this week including Music Matters Live from Home, Big Hit Entertainment, NetEase, Tencent and Instagram 29 May, 2020 By admin Blog For the week ending 29 May 2020 Music Matters Live from Home is back for Season 2 launching with an amazing global collaboration between rock superstars Simple Plan (CA) and leading artists from across Asia Pacific. Catch the 6 episodes live starting this Wednesday, June 3 at 10:00pm SGT on the Music Matters Live Facebook and YouTube channels or Visit Singapore’s Facebook Page. What also mattered to us this week The sports industry stories that mattered to us this week including Music Matters Live from Home, Big Hit Entertainment and Facebook Music Matters to the Singapore Tourism Board, Simple Plan and 11 amazing artists in Asia Pacific. K-Pop superstars agency files for IPO Facebook’s new app Collab, for making collaborative music videos Survey reveals 82% of music fans are ready to attend festivals soon after lockdown Spotify’s Chill Vibes playlists boosts upcoming artists The sports industry stories that mattered to us this week including J League, Premier League and World Cup Asian ecommerce live streams attract early mover sports properties J League tests remote cheer app Premier League returns June 17 (behind closed doors), implications for global sport Twenty20 World Cup bracing itself for postponement The next social sport of the century The gaming industry stories that mattered to us this week including Twitch, NetEase and Airtel Twitch gets a new channel for news and exclusives NetEase to launch $2.5bn Hong Kong stock sale Airtel announces new partnership to enhance esports in India Call of Duty League partners with TeamSpeak in 3 year deal Exponential growth in cloud gaming market The digital industry stories that mattered to us this week including Instagram, Tencent and Alibaba Instagram to share revenue with creators with badges and ads JioSaavn adds “Pro Rewards”, offers more benefits to paid subs Tencent to order ONE MILLION SERVERS as part of $70bn digital infrastructure splurge Google and Microsoft consider stakes in Indian telcos Alibaba department store InTime turns to live streaming The marketing industry stories that mattered to us this week including IGTV, Global CMOs and Durex Ads coming to IGTV to lure influencers Streaming platforms increase advertising during quarantine Thai real estate brand behind clever ad aimed at responsibly disposing of used face masks Global CMOs can expect Covid to dent their income Durex: brand marketing that is no stranger to social impact Did we miss anything that mattered to you? Tell us here. Copyright © 2020 Branded Limited,, All rights reserved. Because you matter to Branded Our mailing address is: Branded Limited 604-605, 625 Kings Road North Point Hong Kong Add us to your address book Want to change how you receive these emails? You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.