TV subscription revenue was expected to grow at 14.8 per cent CAGR between 2016 and 21. However, the growth rate was an average 7 per cent in 2016. This week’s Spotlight explores its causes and the road ahead

Madhuwanti Saha Jun 5, 2017 8:53 AM

TRAI mandate on multiple LCNs major victory for NBA: Ashish Bagga?blur=25

The TRAI has issued a mandate against Multi System Operators regarding usage of multiple LCNs, as per reports

exchange4media Staff Jun 2, 2017 6:01 PM

MIB decides all provisional MSO registrations to be treated as deemed regular registration for 10 years?blur=25

MIB has instructed that all provisional MSO registrations, unless cancelled/suspended subsequently, to be treated as deemed regular registration for 10 years from the date of issue of provisional registration

exchange4media Staff Mar 9, 2017 8:29 AM

TRAI directs MSOs-LCOs not to operate without interconnection agreements?blur=25

Telecom’s regulatory body TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) warned all the MSOs (multisystem operators) in India to provide signals of TV channels to LCOs only with written interconnection agreements

exchange4media Staff Aug 22, 2016 8:05 AM

Samsonite announces the closing of Tumi Holdings Inc. acquisition?blur=25

Founded in 1975, Tumi is a leading global premium lifestyle brand offering a comprehensive line of business bags, travel luggage and accessories

exchange4media Staff Aug 3, 2016 1:23 PM

DEN appoints SN Sharma as CEO?blur=25

In a move to speed up the adoption of fast changing technologies and to ensure healthy performance trajectory going forward, DEN has brought in a change in leadership.

exchange4media Staff Jul 20, 2016 6:59 PM

Taproot Dentsu launches new integrated campaign for American Tourister?blur=25

The ad was shot in Queensland, Australia, in keeping with the international image and pedigree of American Tourister.

exchange4media Staff Mar 19, 2016 7:47 AM

TRAI issues advisory to MSOs to provide cable TV services through DAS?blur=25

The advisory highlights several points such as disconnecting of signal, quality of service regulation, and communication procedures

exchange4media Staff Oct 6, 2015 1:24 PM

DTH players make merry in Q1; MSOs have less to cheer about?blur=25

Hathway, InCable record operating incomes in the range of 4-5%, while Dish TV & Airtel Digital TV revenues grow by 15-19%

exchange4media Staff Aug 17, 2015 8:53 AM

Home Ministry streamlines security clearance for media?blur=25

The new policy guidelines are aimed at bringing about a healthy balance between meeting the imperatives of national security and facilitating the ease of doing business and promoting investment in the country

exchange4media Staff Aug 12, 2015 3:25 PM

Den Networks posts net loss of Rs.52 crore as cable distribution business revenues decline by almost 15%?blur=25

Den Networks total revenue had declined by 11.1% to Rs.265.6 crore in Q1FY2016 from Rs.298.8 crore in Q1FY2015. It also declined by 1.7% in comparison to the previous Q4FY2015 quarter which stood at Rs.270.3 crore

exchange4media Staff Aug 4, 2015 4:14 PM

We don’t think subscription-based model will work in India: Jagdish Rajpurohit?blur=25

Jagdish Rajpurohit, Founder, CloudWalker Steaming Technologies, who is also an indie filmmaker and actor, talks about the platform’s ultimate aim to be a one-stop-shop for digital content distribution across multiple platforms

Collin Furtado Jul 22, 2015 8:36 AM

Total pay-TV channel revenues for broadcasters to grow to US$6.1 billion in 2019: MPA Report?blur=25

Media-Partners Asia report said that based on relative growth for other markets in Asia-Pacific (excluding China), India is expected to contribute more than one-third of the total channel revenue business in the region by 2023

exchange4media Staff Jul 16, 2015 8:42 AM

Chase profiles and not eyeballs to market your brand: Ashok Venkatramani?blur=25

Brands need to start defining the kind of audience profiles they want to reach and target sharply, says MCCS CEO Venkatramani, who spoke at the launch of Businessworld Marketing WhiteBook

Abid Hasan Jul 2, 2015 8:30 AM

TRAI releases a list of Do's and Don'ts for LCOs and MSOs?blur=25

The regulator has highlighted CAFs and STBs should be the main focus in the Do’s list of DAS and strongly recommends not to activate STBs before entering the details of customer and his choice of channels

exchange4media Staff May 14, 2015 9:15 AM

DEN cable subscription income grows by 25% in FY 2015?blur=25

Continuing with plans to digitize the analog cable subscriber base, DEN seeded additional one million boxes in FY’14-15. This takes the digital subscribers base to 7 million out of a total 13 million subscribers

exchange4media Staff May 12, 2015 8:34 AM

Reliance Jio to venture into MSO market?blur=25

Reliance Jio Media has applied for a pan-India cable MSO license, according to media reports

exchange4media Staff Jan 15, 2015 9:03 AM

 MIB extends MSO registration deadline in Phase 3 areas?blur=25

The deadline for the application of multi system operator (MSO) registration in Phase 3 areas has been pushed forward to February 6, 2015.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2015 1:29 PM

MIB holds 2nd Task Force meeting for Phases III & IV of digitisation?blur=25

It was stated that with the emphasis on 'Make In India', and the fact that indigenous STB manufacturers have the capacity to deliver the required quantity of STBs, supply orders may be placed with them in advance

exchange4media Staff Nov 25, 2014 8:28 AM

One advantage of new RIO is that carriage fees will go away: Uday Shankar?blur=25

Uday Shankar, CEO, Star India talks about how all stakeholders will benefit from the new RIO

Priyanka Mehra Nov 14, 2014 8:25 AM