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Indian Broadcasting Foundation re-elects Uday Shankar as President?blur=25

The IBF Board also re-elected Punit Goenka, Managing Director, Zee Media Corp, N.P. Singh, CEO, Multi Screen Media, Rajat Sharma, Chairman, India TV, as IBF Vice Presidents, and Rahul Johri, Executive Vice President and General Manager, South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, as IBF Treasurer

exchange4media Staff Sep 30, 2015 6:47 PM

Uday Shankar appeals to govt to stay course on implementation of GST Bill?blur=25

On the likelihood of Govt calling a special session of Parliament in September to pass the critical bill, IBF President and Star India CEO Uday Shankar released a media statement on behalf of the sector, citing the benefits of the Bill

exchange4media Staff Aug 19, 2015 8:56 AM

TRAI holds open house over tariff issues related to commercial subscribers?blur=25

The issues discussed included the differentiation between domestic and commercial subscribers for provision of TV signals, the criteria for drawing distinction between ordinary subscribers and commercial subscribers, tariff framework both at wholesale and retail levels...

exchange4media Staff Aug 19, 2015 8:42 AM

Supreme Court gives relief to broadcasters, asks TRAI to not revise wholesale tariff?blur=25

SC has asked TRAI not to take the order forward which asked broadcasters to roll back the 27.5 per cent tariff hike for non-addressable areas and addressable areas

exchange4media Staff Jul 27, 2015 9:16 AM

IBF supports Sun TV Network; will it be enough??blur=25

With MIB’s decision to reject its application on the radio front, the license for Sun Network's 33 television channels hangs in the balance. IBF President and CEO of Star India Uday Shankar in a letter to Home Minister Rajnath Singh, has sought his intervention in the matter related to the security clearance

exchange4media Staff Jul 20, 2015 8:21 AM

Punit Goenka wins IMPACT Person of the Year 2014?blur=25

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 ?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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??blur=25

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??blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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?blur=25

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