TELEVISION advertising, INTERNET industry, and INSTRUCTIONAL materials industry
Reports on the decision of Conseil Superieur de l' Audiovisuel (CSA), a broadcasting regulator in France, to allow television advertising for electronic commerce companies. Opposition of Culture Minister Catherine Trautmann to the decision; Benefit of the decision for Internet start-ups; Estimated spending of Internet advertisers in France in 1999.
Reveals that right-wing students at the University of the Orange Free State sprayed tear gas at South African President F.W. de Klerk following his visit to a campus gathering. Mr. de Klerk was unharmed, but Kobie Coetzee, minister of justice, suffered cracked ribs as panicked students attempted to flee the scene. De Klerk's campaign for a Yes vote in the referendum on reform; Comments from Coenraad Jonker, president of the student council.