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Najib's PR Guru: The Talented Mr Stadlen

The Sarawak Report contains a fascinating story of the staying power and nocturnal pursuits of  Najib’s propaganda chief Paul Stadlen.

Stadlen apparently used to head APCO, a lobbying/PR firm appointed by Malaysian Prime Minister to help with his PR needs, which are legion. 254 more words

Malaysia

25 Years of P25

The open P25 Standard for  public safety radio systems has been around for 25 years now (in 2014), as I was reminded  at both the APCO International Conference and again last week at the APCO Canada conference. 422 more words

Technology

European Financial Regulation Debate

Topic
“Is a European Regulatory Authority for Financial Markets Nescessarry?”
Organizing committee:
* The Wall Street Journal Europe Future Leadership Institute**
* Le Groupe d’Economie Mondiale de Sciences Po (GEM) 297 more words

Past Events Overview

This Week in Personal History

Among several events being commemorated this week, there are two historical events that bring back some personal memories, and two events of comparatively limited significance to the world but of increased importance in my own personal and professional life. 1,160 more words

Local

APCO 2014 Tait Communications

The APCO Conference is coming up next week. It is a huge milestone as it is the 80th edition of the event. Over 5,000 people are expected to attend the event between the 3rd and 6th of August in Louisiana. 536 more words

Tait

Pakistan couldn't have picked a worse time to sell its national airline

Some of the world’s biggest consultants, PR firms and accountants, as well as a handful of boutique banks, are competing for a tough assignment that’s only gotten harder in recent weeks: Running the sale of a minority stake in Pakistan’s money-hemorrhaging state airline, Pakistan International Airlines. 411 more words