14 Mar '11, 3am

MediaCorp says sorry for CNA Japan earthquake email

Looks like MediaCorp has apologized for their CNA Marcomms' earthquake email . (See ST report ) Mr Edwin Koh, Senior Vice-President, Marketing & Sales Planning, MediaCorp said: "We apologize unreservedly if we had been seen to be insensitive to the gravity of the situation. The staff concerned has been counseled to be more circumspect; we hope the public will be forgiving and we can focus our attention and efforts on the affected victims of this most unfortunate tragedy." How do you consider it an "unreserved" apology if there is an "if" after that? And what does the SVP mean "IF we had been SEEN to be insensitive"? So does that mean, we apologize if you think we've been insensitive but if you don't think we've been insensitive, we don't apologize? And why was the staff concerned counseled for this? Doesn't the buck stop with the head of Marketing? And what is up with last...

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