South China Morning Post wins big at Asian Digital Media Awards

November 2, 2017
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Post recognised for number of online features, taking several gold, silver and bronze awards

The South China Morning Post was a big winner at this year’s prestigious Asian Digital Media Awards, bagging four golds, two silvers, and a bronze in four categories at a prize ceremony in Singapore on Wednesday.

The Post took gold, silver, and bronze prizes in the data visualisation category, with the top honour going to a comprehensive explainer on five major projects featured in China’s Belt and Road Initiative to open up foreign trade along a new Silk Route.

Infographic feature “The Power of Your Passport”, visualising international relations by showing how easy, or difficult, it is for each country’s citizens to travel abroad won silver; and the bronze went to multimedia graphic “Bolts from the Blue”, illustrating some of Hong Kong’s biggest storms in 2016.

Popular Post magazine This Week in Asia struck gold in the best news website category, while the silver was awarded to the main online platform, scmp.com .

The newspaper’s mobile app was awarded the gold prize in the best news mobile service category, while the HK Racing site also won gold in the best in lifestyle, sports or entertainment website category.

Editor-in-chief Tammy Tam congratulated the winners, holding them up as examples of outstanding talent at the Post.

“We have some of the brightest and best in the business working for us, and we’re thrilled that the world recognises their talent,” she said. “The Post will continue to strive for excellence.”

This Week in Asia editor Zuraidah Ibrahim added: “We are glad our work is making an impact. This will spur us on to keep delivering timely analysis and riveting reads for the region.”Continue Reading

About South China Morning Post Publishers Limited

South China Morning Post Publishers is a diversified media company whose principal operations include newspaper, magazines and custom publishing; interactive products and marketing services. 

Our core business focus is publishing, and we create, distribute and syndicate high-quality content focusing on Greater China and the Asian region, across both print and digital platforms. 

Our publishing operation focuses on five main areas: News, Recruitment and Education Business; Magazines; and Advertising and Marketing Solutions and Contract Printing. Within each of these divisions, we provide a portfolio of high quality products and services to both a local Hong Kong audience, as well as to a wider audience across Asia and the world. Aside from generating world class news and infotainment content, we provide complete marketing solutions for our advertisers, from custom publishing, offering high quality magazines and brochures, as well as developing and managing events, 360 degree marketing campaigns.

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