TRAI's amendments to interconnection norms upset MSOs?blur=25

The MSOs feel that the latest amendments will adversely impact their business model. MSOs are set to take up this issue with TRAI and may also approach the TDSAT

Abid Hasan Oct 1, 2013 8:05 AM

TRAI amends Interconnection Regulations & tariff order for DAS?blur=25

The amendments modify the twin conditions that regulate the a la carte rate of channels vis-à-vis the bouquet rates at retail level, protecting subscribers' interests

Abid Hasan Sep 24, 2013 7:41 AM

TRAI issues consultation paper to monitor distribution of channels?blur=25

TRAI has issued a consultation paper on distribution of TV channels to curtail the influence of distribution companies handling the network of more than one b'caster

Abhinav Trivedi Aug 7, 2013 7:59 AM

Sluggish DAS implementation in Kolkata draws TRAI's ire?blur=25

TRAI has taken serious note of the slack implementation of DAS in Kolkata; directs MSOs/ LCOs to take immediate action or face penal action as per the TRAI Act

Abid Hasan Jul 19, 2013 8:09 AM

Trinetra Focus bags social media mandate for Samsonite & Lavie?blur=25

The mandate involves online reputation management, SEO consultation & amplifying social presence. Phase II will involve establishing social shopping

exchange4media Staff Jul 16, 2013 7:28 AM

Trinetra Focus bags social media mandates for Samsonite & Lavie?blur=25

The mandate involves online reputation management, SEO consultation & amplifying social presence. Phase 2 will involve establishing social shopping

exchange4media Staff Jul 15, 2013 2:10 PM

TRAI extends date for comments on monopoly in cable TV sector?blur=25

Stakeholders can send their comments till July 1. MIB has sought TRAI’s recommendations on restrictions on MSOs to prevent monopolies of interest

Abid Hasan Jun 25, 2013 7:45 AM

TRAI extends date for comments on interconnection regulations?blur=25

Last date for receipt of written comments has been extended up to June 26. The interconnection regulations are applicable for Digital Addressable Systems

Abid Hasan Jun 20, 2013 8:58 AM

MIB to launch SMS campaign to educate cable TV consumers?blur=25

The initiative is to sensitise consumers about filling the CAF in order to exercise their choice of channels and make the payment for the channels of their choice only

exchange4media Staff Jun 10, 2013 8:47 PM

TRAI toughens stance on submission of Consumer Application Forms?blur=25

In case cable TV subscribers do not submit the forms by June 25, cable TV services will be deactivated till the form is submitted to the concerned MSO

exchange4media Staff Jun 10, 2013 8:46 PM

TRAI issues draft DAS interconnection regulations?blur=25

TRAI releases draft amendments to interconnection regulations applicable for DAS & tariff order applicable for all addressable systems

exchange4media Staff Jun 6, 2013 7:44 PM

TRAI releases consultation paper on monopoly of cable operators?blur=25

The objective is to prevent monopolies of interest in order to ensure fair competition, improved quality of service and equity

Abid Hasan Jun 4, 2013 8:52 AM

Post DAS, individual channel billing hits a roadblock?blur=25

The billing pattern of channels is yet to be in place as the Know Your Customer forms have not been filled up due to lack of manpower & customer awareness

Abid Hasan May 31, 2013 7:45 PM

A non-functioning TDSAT worries broadcasters, MSOs?blur=25

The Tribunal has suspended hearings for the last one month and all cases are being shifted to the Delhi HC, which is delaying hearings & judgements

Abid Hasan May 10, 2013 7:14 PM

TRAI extends deadline for comments on tariff orders till May 3?blur=25

The deadline extension comes following request by the stakeholders. The earlier date for sending in written comments was April 26, 2013

Abid Hasan Apr 29, 2013 6:55 PM

TBWA India wins Samsonite and American Tourister?blur=25

The brands were assigned to TBWA without a pitch, on the back of the agency’s work on handbags brand Lavie

exchange4media Staff Apr 24, 2013 8:14 PM

Cable TV digitisation: TRAI releases tariff orders?blur=25

TRAI has released draft standard tariff packages for STBs, Digital Addressable Systems & Consumer Premises Equipment for operators

Abid Hasan Apr 12, 2013 7:43 PM

MIB claims overall 67% digitisation in 38 cities of Phase II?blur=25

As on Mar 23, a total of 108 lakh set top boxes have already been installed in Phase II cities, against the target of 1.60 crore

exchange4media Staff Mar 26, 2013 2:03 AM

Cable operators contest Govt claim of 55% digitisation?blur=25

Cable operators say that the Government data also includes DTH figures; they maintain that only 30-35% of the STB installation has been done so far

Abid Hasan Mar 5, 2013 7:55 PM

TRAI seeks status on subscriber management system from MSOs?blur=25

As per Quality of Service rules of TRAI, MSOs are required to maintain details of the subscribers in DAS areas, along with their choice of services

exchange4media Staff Feb 26, 2013 6:57 PM