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Mar 07, 2014, 05:00 ET

Xihan Action, Partners with Touchmedia and China Business News, to Launch Forum for New Thought Leadership Around Public Service in China

 Several Deputies to China's National People's Congress submitted proposals concerning public charities amid the opening of the 2014 NPC...

Feb 24, 2014, 09:31 ET

Famous BBC Car Show TopGear Launches on Touchmedia

 Is it impossible for a taxi trip to still be fun? The BBC car TV show TopGear, the world's most famous, and probably the most insane as well,...

Jun 25, 2013, 09:21 ET
Passengers can register for Mr. and Miss WOW 45 days challenge through Touchmedia in-taxi interactive screens in Beijing and Shanghai.  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

WOW Initiative Changes the Health Attitudes of Millions of Chinese

SHANGHAI, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Just over two years since Touchmedia introduced Mr. and Miss WOW, a public service campaign and...

May 16, 2013, 01:41 ET
The Rotary Club of Shanghai announced that Touchmedia's annual public service campaign, Mr. and Miss WOWTM was the winner of 2013 Rotary Club of Shanghai Leadership Award for Outstanding CSR Program in China.  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Touchmedia's Mr. and Miss WOW Health Campaign Collects Eighth Award

Recently, the Rotary Club of Shanghai announced that Touchmedia's annual public service campaign, Mr. and Miss WOWTM, was the winner of the...

May 14, 2013, 08:00 ET

Boosting the Tourism Economy - Touchmedia Wins "2013 New Media Award" from Shanghai Tourism Bureau

 The annual "World Travel Fair Awards," co-sponsored by the Shanghai Tourism Bureau and Shanghai World Travel Fair Organizing Committee,...

May 13, 2013, 00:43 ET
A special youth focused "Touch Your Heart - Donate for Love" blood drive campaign was launched recently under the auspices of the Shanghai Committee of the Youth League, Touchmedia, the Shanghai Blood Center and the Shanghai IT Youth Talent Association. (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Pray for Ya'an: Shanghai Youth League Committee and Touchmedia Encourage Advocate Blood Donations by IT Youth

A special youth focused "Touch Your Heart – Donate for Love" blood drive campaign was launched recently under the auspices of the Shanghai...

Apr 08, 2013, 08:30 ET
China Advertising Outdoor Annual Awards.  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Innovative Advertising Technology Developed in China, Touchmedia and Johnnie Walker Win the Gold Award for "Tech Innovation"

SHANGHAI, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Touchmedia and Johnnie Walker won the Gold Award for Technical Innovation at the "China...

Dec 08, 2012, 07:46 ET
(From left to right) Shen Xingfeng, Deputy Director of the Shanghai Blood Center, Allan Wu, famous VJ of "Rush! China" and actor, Micky Fung, Founder and Executive Chairman of Touchmedia, Heyson Ma, popular singer together call for blood donation.(PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

"Touch Your Heart, Donate For Love" Launches Blood Donor Recruitment Drive in Conjunction to 27th International Volunteer Day

Today, Touchmedia joined hands again with the Shanghai Blood Center, holding a blood donor recruitment drive in the name of "Touch Your Heart,...

Aug 27, 2012, 08:05 ET
"Touch Your Heart, Donate for Love" - Shanghai Red Cross Blood Center, Shanghai Blood Management Office, Touchmedia Joint Blood Drive.  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

"Touch Your Heart, Donate for Love"

Famous Chinese actor, Ray Lui, Honorary Chairman of Touchmedia, joined hands with celebrities and corporate leaders to donate blood today at the...

Feb 08, 2012, 10:00 ET

Touchmedia Completes Latest Funding Round

Touchmedia today announced that they have completed their latest round of financing led by Founder and CEO Micky Fung and his affiliate companies,...

Dec 27, 2011, 04:31 ET
Ray Lui, Honorary Chairman of Touchmedia and Micky Fung, Founder & CEO, together with Bernard Auyang, Executive Director & Co-CEO of Touchmedia are toasting for 2012  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

"Touchmedia Marketing Awards" Summary & Expectations for Key Trends for 2012 in Digital Advertising: Involvement, Integration and Infotainment

Touchmedia, China's largest in-taxi interactive media company released its forecasts on key trends in the advertising industry in 2012 at their...

Sep 20, 2011, 09:00 ET
Representatives from organizers of '3510 Health for All' (General Administration of Sports for China, Touchmedia, China Communist Youth League Beijing Municipal Committee, China Sports Media Group) do the in-taxi workout.  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Touchmedia's In-Taxi Workouts in China Shock Fitness into Fashion

When Touchmedia launched its "Mr. and Miss WOW" white-collar health campaign on June 1 under the nationwide initiative of the General...

Aug 17, 2011, 07:30 ET
1st prize artwork-Recycle the music. (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Touchmedia's Eco-Art Call for Garbage Treasures Reaches Over 100 Million

When passengers were asked to 'Play with Garbage' for the sake of the environment this May, it was with the intent for people to discover the...

Jul 28, 2011, 09:00 ET
Mick Fung , Founder and Chairman of Touchmedia, on behalf of Touchmedia, is presented the 2010 Mobius Award by Mr. Lee W. Gluckman, Chairman of The Mobius Advertising Awards (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Touchmedia Takes Top Global Ad Award for 2nd Consecutive Year

Touchmedia, China's largest in-taxi interactive media company, was recently presented with the 2010 International First Place Mobius Statuette....

Jul 14, 2011, 08:30 ET
Representative from General Administration of Sports for China (Liu Guo Yong), Founder and Chairman of Touchmedia (Micky Fung), China Communist Youth League Beijing Municipal Committee (Guo Xin Bao), China Sports Media Group (Wang Ping), People's Daily Group (Zhao An Ping) and Vision Machinery (Simon Yip) launch nationwide health platform '3510 Health for All' and kick off of Mr and Miss WOW 45 Day Challenge.(PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

General Administration of Sports of China and Touchmedia Kick Off WOW 45-Day Health Challenge

Following the Chinese government's increased emphasis on citizens' health index, the General Administration of Sports of China (GASC) and...

Jul 04, 2011, 06:55 ET
Founder and Chairman of Touchmedia, Micky Fung with Life Fitness, Power Plate, Fit Stop and World Health Store partners cheer up for lucky passengers who took up the WOW 45 day challenge of Mr. and Miss WOW Campaign.  (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)

Over 21,000 Apply for Touchmedia's Health Challenge

Since Touchmedia, China's largest in-taxi interactive media company, launched its inaugural Mr. and Miss WOW Campaign to boost public health on...

Sep 07, 2010, 08:30 ET
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Title: Peony & Phoenix Artist: Tan Lu Materials: pop can, flannelette, flexible foam, cardboard. (PRNewsFoto/Touchmedia)[AB]
 SHANGHAI, CHINA
 09/06/2010

Sichuan Railway Worker, Japanese Expo Granny, French Architects... All Win with Touchmedia's Eco-Art China 2010 at the Expo

Artworks made from trash were crowned at the Montreal Case Pavilion, Expo 2010 as winners of Touchmedia's Eco-Art China 2010 competition. Tan Lu...

Oct 27, 2009, 08:30 ET

Electronic Interactive Map for Expo Launching in Over 10,000 Shanghai Taxis

Click to find locations all over Shanghai and at the Expo. Zoom in and out. In Chinese or English. Then click a button and it will tell the driver...

May 25, 2009, 22:30 ET

Touchmedia Successfully Completes Latest Funding Round, Despite Economic Crisis

Touchmedia today announced that they had completed their latest round of financing, amounting to in excess of 100 million RMB, despite the current...

Jul 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

Touchmedia Announces Partnership with EMMA Entertainment

SHANGHAI, China, July 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Touchmedia and EMMA Entertainment today announced an ongoing partnership to promote major music...