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Regulations and disputes dominate discourse between TRAI and broadcasters?blur=25

TRAI Chairman RS Sharma pointed out that the broadcasting sector is marred by a high number of disputes

Saif Ahmad Khan Nov 3, 2016 8:13 AM

Regulators are not strangulators: M Venkaiah Naidu?blur=25

Policy makers and industry stalwarts came together to discuss the proposed regulatory framework for media and entertainment industry

Saif Ahmad Khan Oct 26, 2016 8:12 AM

Govt turns down TRAI proposal for lower reserve fee for FM Phase III auctions?blur=25

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) has turned down a review of the reserve price for FM Phase III auctions that have been recommended by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India

exchange4media Staff Sep 1, 2014 11:46 AM

TRAI releases recommendations on cross-media ownership?blur=25

The recommendations cover a comprehensive definition for control, cross-media ownership, vertical integration and internal plurality. As per TRAI, News & Current Affairs genre should be considered as the relevant genre for formulating cross-media ownership rules

exchange4media Staff Aug 13, 2014 8:14 AM

TRAI's fresh recommendations: Increase license period, revamp cross media policy?blur=25

As per TRAI's recommendations, the period of DTH license should be increased from 10 years to 20 years. Policy on Cross-holding/ Control to be restructured to bring in uniformity in the broadcasting and distribution sectors

exchange4media Staff Jul 24, 2014 7:57 AM

Ad cap case: Date for final hearing pushed back to September 25?blur=25

The Delhi High Court has cited the large volume of cases lined up for hearing & TRAI not yet filing its rejoinder in the case as the prime reasons for postponing the date of final hearing

Abid Hasan Jul 16, 2014 8:52 AM

Ad cap case: Date for final hearing pushed back to September 25?blur=25

The Delhi High Court has cited the large volume of cases lined up for hearing & TRAI not yet filing its rejoinder in the case as the prime reasons for postponing the date of final hearing

Abid Hasan Jul 15, 2014 2:03 PM

Notification for streamlining ops helping DPOs to revamp businesses?blur=25

The impact of TRAI's consultation paper on distribution of TV channels is helping Distribution Platform Operators (DPOs) to grow & expand their business besides bringing clarity

Abid Hasan Jun 18, 2014 11:17 AM

TRAI's first tranche of tariff hike for analog areas comes into effect?blur=25

TRAI has announced a 27.5% inflation-linked tariff hike for analog cable areas. The first installment of 15% came into effect from April 1, 2014, the second installment of 12.5% will be effective from January 1, 2015

exchange4media Staff Apr 2, 2014 9:06 AM

Radio operators react positively to TRAI's recommendations?blur=25

The FM radio players have appreciated the fact that TRAI has understood most of the concerns raised by them regarding Phase III migration & extension of license period

Abhinna Shreshtha Feb 26, 2014 8:44 AM

TV ratings guidelines case: Hearing to continue today?blur=25

Yesterday's hearing saw Kantar Media place its point of view in the case. Today, the three respondents in the case - the Govt, TRAI & NBA - will present their points of view. Following this, the Court is expected to giving its ruling

Abid Hasan Feb 12, 2014 7:59 AM

TV ratings guidelines case: Hearing to continue tomorrow?blur=25

Today’s hearing saw Kantar Media place its point of view in the case. Tomorrow, the three respondents in the case – the Govt, TRAI & NBA – will present their points of view. Following this, the Court is expected to giving its ruling

Abid Hasan Feb 11, 2014 5:01 PM

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

We will be launching India News Business by next quarter: Kartikeya Sharma?blur=25

The MD of ITV Network shares that the group will be coming out with four more channels over the next two quarters, however, there are no further plans to enter the print space

Twishy Jan 13, 2014 8:40 AM

Broadcasters gung-ho about new ratings guidelines?blur=25

Guidelines approval by the MIB has given hope to broadcasters as they believe that the new ratings system will be more reliable & accurate to serve their interests

Abid Hasan Jan 13, 2014 8:07 AM

Manish Tewari rules out FDI in rating agencies?blur=25

The I&B Minister has said that no FDI will be permitted in rating agencies till the time they do not have recommendations from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India

Abid Hasan Jan 13, 2014 7:55 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

IndiaCast - Dish TV order should bring clarity on ORC schemes, say experts?blur=25

Industry experts see the decision in the IndiaCast UTV Vs Dish TV case as more of a compromise between the two players. They believe that now it will be a game of crowdpulling

Abhinav Trivedi Dec 24, 2013 9:50 AM

10+2 ad cap: B'casters relieved post HC's order, but expect a quick review?blur=25

While some b'casters consider the order as an economical relief, there are others who feel it will be incorrect to think there will be financial gains, speedy justice is what all are looking for

Abid Hasan Dec 18, 2013 9:28 AM

10+2 ad cap: Relief for b'casters till next hearing on March 13, 2014?blur=25

In an interim order in the case, the High Court has asked TRAI not to take any coercive action against the b’casters for not following the 12-minute mandated ad cap

Abid Hasan Dec 18, 2013 7:45 AM