April 18 Omnicom Group Inc, the world's
second-largest advertising company, reported a 2.5 percent rise
in quarterly revenue on increased spending by businesses.
Revenue rose to $3.59 billion in the first quarter ended
March 31, from $3.50 billion a year earlier.
Omnicom, owner of agencies such as BBDO Worldwide, TBWA
Worldwide and Goodby Silverstein & Partners, said net income
attributable to the company rose to $241.8 million, or $1.02 per
share, from $218.4 million, or 90 cents per share, a year
(Reporting by Aishwarya Venugopal in Bengaluru; Editing by