Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> Media - TV >> Article

TRAI releases supplementary consultation paper on DTH licencing

16-November-2013
Font Size   16
Share
TRAI releases supplementary consultation paper on DTH licencing

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released a supplementary consultation paper on issues related to new DTH licences.

Earlier, in response to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) reference to the Authority, dated September 3, 2013, TRAI had issued a consultation paper on issue/ extension of DTH licences on October 1, 2013, seeking comments/ views of the stakeholders.

The key issues discussed in the consultation paper pertained to the entry fee, bank guarantee and period of licence. Subsequently, during the consultation process, industry stakeholders requested the Authority that it would be in the interest of the sector that a comprehensive review of the existing DTH licence conditions be taken up. Accordingly, this supplementary consultation paper has been released wherein, amongst others, the issue of ‘control’, licence fee, migration fee and interoperability of DTH set-top-boxes have been discussed.

As part of the consultative process, this supplementary consultation paper has been uploaded on the TRAI website, seeking comments/ view of the stakeholders. Stakeholders have been asked to offer their views/ comments latest by November 25, 2013. Comments received will be posted on the website of TRAI.
 

Chitresh Sinha, CEO, Chlorophyll Innovation Lab and Vivek Singh, Joint MD, Procam International speak exclusively with exchange4media on the upcoming #BeBetter Campaign for the TATA Mumbai Marathon

Abhishek Punia, Co-founder and COO of ARM Worldwide, tells about how they re-branded themselves from ARM Digital to ARM Worldwide and in the process marked their presence globally

Srinivasan opens up on what prompted their recent rebrand, their foray into bus depots and developing the software that displays Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation's (BMTC) Passenger Information System for all the major bus depots in Bangalore.

Software and Technology, Consulting, Healthcare seem to be increasingly using Webinars to engage with their clients and employees

Latestly focuses on all latest and breaking events across the globe, providing information on trend related stories across genres

As part of this re-imagined approach Star India will broadcast live matches in six different languages with an aim to target 700 million viewers across TV and Digital.

Rahul Johri, CEO, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), spoke about the upcoming season of IPL and with Star India’s re-imagine approach, he made assured that this year will be a kickass seas...