Ean from the hitz Morning Crew makes history as the first Malaysian personality to be featured on the traffic and navigation smartphone app - Waze. A great example of how we are incorporating technology to help improve the lives of our listeners.
Kancil Awards – Astro Radio Creative team wins 12 awards (Click here for more info)
Astro Radio’s Sketsa Johara, a popular segment in JoHaRa Pagi ERA wins award for Segmen Komedi Paling Popular at the Anugerah Lawak Warna – 2 years running.
29 September – ERA fm changes its name for just one day (in celebration of World Coffee Day with Wonda Coffee) WondaERA fm.
Aungerah Meletop ERA wins Silver for Excellence in Viral Marketing @ A&M Marketing Excellence Awards.
Astro Radio wins Gold at the Spark Awards for Best Media Solution – Radio for the Eratkan Jalinan Permanis campaign. Note: Permanis recorded a 28.5% increase in brand loyalty for Tropicana Twister & grew its market share during the period of this campaign.
Astro Radio’s No.1 Morning Show radio program, JoHaRa Pagi ERA was awarded Program Radio MeleTOP in Anugerah MeleTOP ERA.
ERA fm awarded a ‘Sijil Penghargaan’ by Minister of Internal Affairs for their anti drugs Community Service Campaign on radio titled – Muzik Benci Dadah.
hitz fm wins Bronze award in the Media & Entertainment category at the Putra Brand Awards
Johan of Johara Pagi ERA in the Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian 2013 (ABPBH2013), for Penyampai Radio Lelaki Paling Popular category.
Astro Radio is first radio station to partner with Waze to bridge traditional media with social networks and crowd sourced content to augment radio traffic reporting.
Astro Revamp of all radio mobile apps now covering features such as streaming, podcasts, entertainment news, photos, videos and social media integration.
Astro Radio launches Arena Radio - Malaysia’s first Digital Malay Sports Radio Station.
Malaysian Media Awards 2014 , Astro Radio celebrates:
- Gold win for Best use of Audio/Radio with Carat Media for Permanis (Tropicana) campaign - Eratkan Jalinan – on ERA fm, which generated TV and Print coverage of < RM770K, a total ROI including Radio, Social buzz and WOM valued at RM230k and sales increase of 10% during the Raya period.
- Bronze win for Best use of Audio/Radio with Starcom Mediavest for the Digi Easy Prepaid - # Buddyz campaign on ERA fm which was a first of its kind Twitter-Radio campaign that drove 45,000,000+ exposures on social space.
Astro Radio upgrades digital audio streaming infrastructure to deliver high quality audio on all platforms and targeted advertising in stream.
Lite Breakfast Show launches with a new hosts – Shazmin and Steve – focusing on real life, real people and real stories as their focus.
MELODY FM launches a Hokkien belt only in Northern States of Peninsular Malaysia, catering its language and content specifically for to the dominant Hokkien Chinese listeners.