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Star Sports fumes as Hathway removes it from the regular package?blur=25

Hathway removed Star Sports bouquet of four channels from its regular package and offered it for a more expensive pick and choose option

exchange4media Staff Apr 11, 2014 8:36 AM

Industry welcomes MIB move to remove cable monopoly?blur=25

Industry observers have said that the proposed guidelines for MSO modules by I&B Minister Manish Tewari will end the nuisance of cable monopoly, which adversely affects fair competition, pricing & quality of service

Abhinav Trivedi Feb 11, 2014 9:14 AM

TRAI issues notification for streamlining distribution of TV channels?blur=25

TRAI has today notified amendments to the existing regulatory framework with regard to distribution of TV channels from broadcasters to Distribution Platform Operators

exchange4media Staff Feb 11, 2014 7:49 AM

TV distribution: Despite digitisation, old woes continue to haunt stakeholders?blur=25

Issues such as high carriage fees, disputes with LCOs, MSOs & DTH players, and the unorganised market at the grassroot level continue to be the bone of contention for all stakeholders

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 18, 2013 9:35 AM

TRAI gives MSOs 10 days to complete CAF formalities?blur=25

If the MSOs fail to complete the formalities within the stipulated time, the regulator has asked the broadcasters to shut down their respective signals by December 31

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 17, 2013 9:01 AM

Slow digitisation progress in Chennai leaves b'casters despondent?blur=25

The distribution in Chennai is still largely on analog mode, being controlled either by SUN TV or Govt-owned ARASU TV. This is not providing a level playing field to players

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 13, 2013 9:17 AM

Dispute with MSOs causes Sony's ratings to plummet?blur=25

The channel's positioning and placement has suffered in the past few weeks due to the ongoing dispute between One Alliance and the two major MSOs - DEN and Hathway

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 6, 2013 8:34 AM

We have asked MIB to conduct an external audit on the digitisation process: Manish Tewari?blur=25

The audit will be done to gauge the satisfaction quotient of b'casters, MSOs, LCOs and consumers, and better the process in Phase III, says the I&B Minister

Abid Hasan Oct 7, 2013 8:52 AM

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