Govt conditions put TAM continuation under a cloud?blur=25

With Government guidelines allowing only 10% stake from outside companies, will Nielsen & Kantar, the parent companies of TAM Media, divest their stakes in the ratings agency?

Abid Hasan Jan 20, 2014 8:42 AM

Week 2 ratings: ZEE displaces Colors from No. 2, gains viewership?blur=25

Star Plus, Colors, Sab TV & Sony TV were among the major GECs that lost viewership in Week 2 of 2014, while Zee TV was the biggest gainer among the top three channels this week

exchange4media Staff Jan 17, 2014 7:47 AM

Union Cabinet approves TV ratings regulatory guidelines?blur=25

As per sources, the guidelines have been approved verbatim. This will set a new framework and mechanism for the operation of TV rating agencies in India

exchange4media Staff Jan 10, 2014 8:24 AM

Week 1 ratings: Colors, Life OK & Sony Entertainment TV see fall in viewership?blur=25

As per the TVT data sourced from TAM subscribers for Week 1 of 2014, all major GECs continued to register growth in viewership, except Colors, Life OK & Sony TV

exchange4media Staff Jan 10, 2014 7:54 AM

Week 52 ratings: Growth for major GECs; Sab TV climbs a notch higher?blur=25

As per the TVT data sourced from TAM subscribers for Week 52, (Dec 24-30) of 2013, Star Plus, Colors, Zee TV, Sab TV, Life OK, & Sony Entertainment TV saw growth in viewership

exchange4media Staff Jan 4, 2014 9:11 AM

Week 51 ratings: Zee TV, Sony lose viewership?blur=25

There was no change in the rankings of the general entertainment channels in Week 51 of 2013, however, Zee TV and Sony lost viewership during the week

exchange4media Staff Dec 28, 2013 8:23 AM

Week 50 ratings: Colors back at No. 2; Sony & Sab TV get more viewers?blur=25

Colors reclaimed the second position back from Zee TV in Week 50 of 2013, while Sony & Sab TV saw a slight increase in viewership. However, their rankings remained unchanged

exchange4media Staff Dec 20, 2013 7:46 AM

Week 49 ratings: Zee TV overtakes Colors as No 2?blur=25

Except Star Plus & Zee TV, the other GECs saw a decline in viewership. Sony, however, saw a small hike, but continued to be placed in the sixth position

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 13, 2013 7:54 AM

Week 48 ratings: Zee TV beats decline trends as major GECs register fall?blur=25

As per TAM Media data for Week 48 of 2013 (November 24-30, 2013), all major general entertainment channels, barring Zee TV, saw a decline in gross viewership

exchange4media Staff Dec 6, 2013 7:49 AM

Week 47 ratings: Growth in viewership for Star Plus, Colors & Star Utsav?blur=25

This week, Star Plus further consolidated its lead, adding 31 mn TVTs to reach a gross viewership of 560 mn TVTs, while Colors garnered viewership of 513 mn TVTs

exchange4media Staff Nov 29, 2013 7:46 AM

"Rupee depreciation has wiped out around Rs 1,200 cr from print media"?blur=25

According to industry experts, cash, content & carriage are the three challenges facing the media industry, even as tough economic conditions put further pressure on bottomlines

Rashi Bisaria Sep 12, 2013 8:32 AM

After Discovery's U-turn, Fox I'ntl Channels joins monthly ratings brigade?blur=25

FIC runs Fox Traveller & National Geographic Channel. The other offerings are Fox Crime, Nat Geo Music, Nat Geo Adventure, Nat Geo Wild, FX, & Nat Geo HD

Abid Hasan Jul 18, 2013 7:59 AM

TV Today supports weekly ratings; feels monthly ratings are unviable?blur=25

We have decided to maintain status quo on the TAM subscription & regularity of reports, says Ashish Bagga, CEO, TV Today Group, while stressing on a measurement system for the TV industry

Abid Hasan Jul 18, 2013 7:39 AM

Broadcaster-advertiser face-off perils industry growth?blur=25

With the imminent implementation of the 10+2 ad cap, carriage fees and now, advertisers pulling out ads, broadcasters are looking at significant loss in revenues

Abid Hasan Jul 16, 2013 8:42 AM

Livid advertisers start pulling out ads from TV?blur=25

Capping a week of dramatic developments, some of India's top advertisers started issuing cancellation of their ads running on some key broadcast networks starting 5 PM on July 12, 2013

Priyanka Mehra Jul 13, 2013 9:51 AM

TAM confirms monthly ratings for select channels; moves to CPT format?blur=25

STAR India, Viacom18, MSM, NDTV are among seven networks opting for monthly ratings. exchange4media had reported last Thursday that it was the last release of weekly data

Priyanka Mehra and Abid Hassan Jul 12, 2013 7:39 AM

TAM Ratings Row: STAR India joins the unsubscription brigade?blur=25

With this, the number of broadcasters pulling out of TAM has gone up to nine & include NDTV, MSM, India TV, Bloomberg TV, Viacom18, Network18, Zee TV & TNN

Abid Hasan Jun 18, 2013 10:01 AM

TAM may stop LC 1 town reportage if broadcasters insist?blur=25

While TAM Media has been expanding its footprint to rural areas, broadcasters feel that the ratings data from LC 1 towns are not always accurate

Abid Hasan Jun 12, 2013 7:14 PM

As Network18 Group plans pullout, TAM keen to resolve issues?blur=25

After MSM, NDTV & TNN, Network18 Group is set to unsubscribe TAM ratings, even as the ratings agency is suggesting steps to find a way out of the impasse

Abid Hasan Jun 12, 2013 7:14 PM

With one more b’caster logging off, TAM calls for forming new body?blur=25

TAM Media’s suggestion finds resonance with the broadcasters, who see this committee playing the role of peacemaker in the current ratings row

Abid Hasan Jun 11, 2013 7:58 PM