Top Story


Home >> Media - TV >> Article

Reliance Jio granted MSO license by MIB

Font Size   16
Reliance Jio granted MSO license by MIB

Reliance Jio has received its provisional MSO license from the Ministry of Information & Broadcast (MIB). Now it is all set to sign up broadcasters for its MSO services. The provisional MSO license was received in the name of Reliance Jio Media Pvt. Ltd. yesterday evening said a spokesperson from Reliance.

Reliance Jio Media under Mukesh Ambani’s RIL Group had applied for an MSO license to the MIB in January. The spokesperson however said that the application had been sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for security clearance and they are awaiting the final approval on the same.

The company which is a subsidiary of Reliance Jio Infocomm is also said to have planned a fibre-to-home arrangement that will offer TV channels to consumer homes. The company has also hired two of senior most managers from leading MSO players. K Jayaraman is the CEO of the Reliance Jio MSO business and was formerly known for his work in Hathway Cable & Datacom which made it one of the largest MSO in the country. The other S.N. Sharma who was the former CEO of DEN Networks, the second largest MSO, and now serves as a top leadership in the company. 


Vijay Mansukhani, speaks to exchange4media about the resurgence of Onida, the scope of growth of consumer electronics market in India and the reasons why Indian consumer electronics brands don’t compete on a global scale

Projjol Banerjea opens up about hiring Anne Macdonald and GroupM's Rob Norman, and the brand's new identity

Meera Iyer tells exchange4media that in FY 2016/17, bigbasket clocked a revenue of Rs 1,400 crore. The online supermarket currently stands at 70,000 orders a day, with operations in 25 cities.

CMO, Kashyap Vadapalli on the start-up’s marketing play, why it has decided to stay away from IPL and response to its furniture rental apps

In terms of affiliates, India ranks on the top. Spurred by the fast growth of mobile users and hence internet users, there are millions of websites, apps, WAP-sites and blogs using affiliate marketing...

Insecurity in the workplace due to the idea of AI encroaching on your job, or being sidelined at work because of your small town background? Sandeep Goyal has the right answers to help you deal with w...

As National Sales Head at, Ashish aims to bring on board a maximum number of advertising partners and consolidate the network’s position as a leader in the space.