TRAI sets tariff for STBs for digital cable TV subscribers?blur=25

Prime objective of the tariff order is to ensure effective commercial interoperability. Subscribers don’t have to pay rental 3 yrs after installation

exchange4media Staff May 29, 2013 8:05 PM

Phase III auctions may not see reduction of minimum frequency separation?blur=25

Reducing inter-channel spacing from 800 KHz to 400 KHz would double the no. of radio channels but this demand is unlikely to be met, at least for now

Simran Sabherwal May 15, 2013 8:06 PM

News channels opt for self regulation on ad duration from today?blur=25

Instead of following TRAI's 10+2 ad cap diktat, Hindi news channels will follow 18+3 ad duration from May 15, while for English news channels it will be 15+3

Abid Hasan May 15, 2013 1:39 AM

Content regulation won’t come out of political executives: Manish Tewari?blur=25

The I&B Minister feels a viable measurement system for assessing audience tastes will enable the broadcasting industry to position sustainable revenue models

Abid Hasan Apr 19, 2013 8:19 PM

TRAI releases consultation paper on mechanism for TV ratings?blur=25

The key issues discussed in the consultation paper include sample size, secrecy of sample homes, cross holding between rating agencies and their users

Abid Hasan Apr 18, 2013 7:49 PM

TRAI sets final deadline for comments on media ownership?blur=25

TRAI has notified the broadcasters that no further extension will be given after April 22 & April 29 for receiving comments & counter-comments, respectively

exchange4media Staff Apr 17, 2013 7:08 PM

TRAI extends dates for comments on cross media ownership to Apr 22?blur=25

This is the third time TRAI has extended the deadline for comments on cross media ownership. This has been done once again on the request of stakeholders

exchange4media Staff Apr 10, 2013 7:27 PM

Advertisers & broadcasters unhappy over TRAI notification?blur=25

Stakeholders say self regulation is the way to go as they see the notification as curtailment of their revenue source and creative freedom

Abhinav Trivedi Mar 29, 2013 7:02 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

MIB seeks TRAI’s advice on cable TV sector reforms?blur=25

The Ministry has knocked on TRAI’s door to solve issues related to ground based channels operated at the level of cable TV operators/MSOs

exchange4media Staff Jan 21, 2013 7:21 PM

TRAI extends date for comments on DAS?blur=25

The new date for receiving comments is Jan 18. The comments pertain to placement & carriage fees and minimum channel carrying capacity of MSOs

exchange4media Staff Jan 14, 2013 6:41 PM

TRAI says no to Govt foray into broadcasting?blur=25

TRAI had received recommendations from MIB in Dec 2007. The Authority has asked that relationship between Prasar Bharati & Govt be reinforced first

Abid Hasan Dec 29, 2012 9:16 PM

Date for receiving comments on ad cap extended?blur=25

TRAI has now given time till Sep 24 to stakeholders to send comments on the 10+2 ad cap regulation. The earlier date was Sep 11

exchange4media Staff Sep 20, 2012 7:31 PM

Media Pro clarifies Asianet is a pay-TV channel?blur=25

Media Pro has alleged that Kerala-based MCOA is making false statements about Asianet being a Free to Air channel in order to scuttle due payments

exchange4media Staff Jul 7, 2012 7:21 PM

Reporter’s Diary: Double dhamaka?blur=25

exchange4media’s Shree Lahiri takes up two recent headlines that will have far-reaching impact in the hype-driven and media-led times that we live in

Shree Lahiri May 26, 2012 7:26 PM

Rahul Khullar is TRAI’s new Chairman?blur=25

The Commerce Secretary, who has been appointed for a three-year term at TRAI, replaces J S Sarma

exchange4media Staff May 14, 2012 8:26 PM

Rahul Khullar is TRAI’s new Chairman?blur=25

The Commerce Secretary, who has been appointed for a three-year term at TRAI, replaces J S Sarma

exchange4media Staff May 14, 2012 8:26 PM

IBF approaches TRAI’s tariff order with an open mind?blur=25

Unlike sister organisation NBA, IBF is likely to take a different approach to TRAI’s tariff order for DAS, which includes regulation on carriage fee

Noor Fathima Warsia May 3, 2012 9:02 PM

TRAI supports digital addressable cable TV implementation?blur=25

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India held an open discussion in New Delhi on the implementation of digital addressable cable TV in India

Abid Hasan Mar 14, 2012 8:28 AM

Parliament passes Digitisation Bill?blur=25

After getting Lok Sabha’s nod, the Cable TV Networks (Regulation) Second Amendment Bill was cleared by the Rajya Sabha on December 19, 2011.

exchange4media Staff Dec 20, 2011 7:13 AM