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Punit Goenka wins IMPACT Person of the Year 2014

Goenka, MD & CEO, ZEEL, showed appreciation for the award that recognizes and applauds the human side of industry endeavors

Collin Furtado Dec 6, 2014 9:14 AM

Time For AMMAAI; Advertising, Marketing & Management  Associations Authority of India

Other than news, updates, reality shows of controversies and discounted invites to events, Trade Associations have not done much for their stakeholders, subscribers, consumers, says Sanjeev Kotnala, Head Catalyst, INTRADIA

Sanjeev Kotnala Nov 28, 2014 8:33 AM

Broadcast industry has reached a plateau: Uday Shankar

Star India CEO Uday Shankar says Indian M&E industry needs to move from just being a provider of entertainment content to being a creative industry and play a much larger role in the overall economic vision of the country

Simran Sabherwal Nov 24, 2014 8:27 AM

I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar assures digitisation is on track

Javadekar announced at a meeting of the Indian Broadcasting Federation that the process will meet its new deadline of December 2015

Abid Hasan Sep 11, 2014 8:05 AM

Hectic parleys on to avoid ratings blackout

The IBF, AAAI & ISA are working closely to carve out a solution & avoid a possible ratings blackout. Sources indicate that TAM will also be involved in these negotiations "when the time is right"

Abhinav Trivedi Jan 22, 2014 9:11 AM

We are not at a point where cartelisation has taken hold: Man Jit Singh

The CEO of MSM maintains that cartelisation will be a win-lose attempt instead of a win-win. If cartels are formed anywhere, it will be the time for the Competition Commission of India to step in, he adds

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 11, 2013 8:35 AM

10+2 ad cap: Oct 21 hearing likely to bring some clarity on the issue

As October 21 approaches, the b'casting industry is awaiting the next hearing in TDSAT on the TRAI 10+2 ad cap order. Hopefully, it should decide the next step in the imbroglio

Abhinav Trivedi Oct 18, 2013 7:57 AM

D-Day for 10+2 ad cap is here. What now?

Recent developments have revealed that the b'casting industry is clearly divided on the ad cap issue. Will it be implemented tomorrow – is the question of the hour

Priyanka Mehra Sep 30, 2013 9:32 AM

D-Day for 10+2 ad cap is here. What now?

Recent developments have revealed that the b'casting industry is clearly divided on the ad cap issue. Will it be implemented tomorrow – is the question of the hour

Priyanka Mehra Sep 30, 2013 8:23 AM

IBF, AAI, ISA & TAM reach consensus on TV audience measurement

The media and public will now get to know television viewership in thousands, referred to as TVT. It captures & reflects growth in TV audiences in the country in absolute numbers

exchange4media Staff Jul 26, 2013 7:49 AM

Channels continue to run ads; are optimistic of resolution mid-week

B'casters continue to make most of the 14-day clause, but leading brands have issued communication stating they will take legal action if the ads are not taken off-air

Priyanka Mehra Jul 22, 2013 9:42 AM

Channels continue to run ads; are optimistic of resolution mid-week

B'casters continue to make most of the 14-day clause, but leading brands have issued communication stating they will take legal action if the ads are not taken off-air

Priyanka Mehra Jul 22, 2013 8:14 AM

Weekly reach - Monthly ratings: Another solution tossed in the air

The b'cast fraternity has suggested weekly reach figures & monthly ratings for mass channels, and monthly reach figures for niche channels, confirmed an industry source

Abhinav Trivedi Jul 19, 2013 7:53 AM

IBF & TAM: Chances of one-way street strategy succeeding are low

Unless a solution that addresses the concerns of TV channels is not brought in place, we will see more eruption, says Shripad Kulkarni, CEO, Allied Media

Shripad Kulkarni Jul 16, 2013 8:01 AM

Stakeholders meet to deliberate on next steps for b’casting industry

Members of ISA & AAAI met last evening to discuss way forward. In another development, IBF met with TAM last night; TAM seeks b’casters’ views on frequency of data

exchange4media Staff Jul 11, 2013 8:51 AM

Is today the last day for TAM weekly ratings?

Speculation is rife that TAM might start releasing ratings on a monthly basis hence forth. Though, no involved party has come on record to confirm the development

Priyanka Mehra Jul 4, 2013 8:07 AM

Ratings shouldn't be limited to Raisina Hill & Pali Hill: Jawhar Sircar

While strongly advocating transparency in ratings, the Prasar Bharati CEO says there can't be a rating system without representing the heartland of India

Abid Hasan Jun 27, 2013 9:08 AM

TAM Ratings Row: B'casters blink under ad cap & advertiser pressure

Even as IBF & TAM ready for a meet to resolve the ratings deadlock, some broadcasters have reportedly gone back on their decision to unsubscribe from TAM

Abid Hasan Jun 25, 2013 8:19 AM

TAM Ratings Row: Is unsubscription a move to counter 10+2 losses?

Media planners & industry experts highlight the possibility of unsubscribing TAM as a counter to losses channels might incur from TRAI’s ad cap regulation

Abhinav Trivedi Jun 13, 2013 9:47 AM

Carriage fees for b'casters may go down by 80%: Man Jit Singh

The subscription rate should double or triple; hence, channels will rely more on subscription and less on advertising, says the IBF Prez and MSM CEO

Abhinav Trivedi Jun 5, 2013 7:49 PM