The Advertising Standards Council of India has ruled against a number of leading cosmetic brands for making false and unsubstantiated claims. They include L’Oreal, Unilever and P&G.

Chinese authorities have introduced new rules on paid-for search advertising.

In Chile, new restrictions have been announced on food and beverage advertising directed to children under the age of 14, new nutrition labelling measures, and a ban on the sales and advertising of ‘unhealthy’ food in schools.