The ‘Make in India’ policy is expected to get a boostwith the ease of business and local cable manufacturingthrust that is being pushed by the Indian government.The directive by the government asking telecomcompanies to look at alternate routes for supply of 5Ghardware is intended to target Chinese companies likeHuawei & ZTE. This will provide the Indian telecomand cable equipment suppliers a chance to boost theirmanufacturing capacity. There are ample incentives beingoffered by the government to prospective Indiancompanies willing to invest in this.
FOCUS: CREATING THE INFRA FOR LOCAL CABLE MANUFACTURE & EASE OF BIZ
MEDIA BEAT: INDIA MOVES TO A DIGITAL ERA
BROADBAND IS THE WAY AHEAD
THE INTERNATIONAL OTT CONUNDRUM
INNOVATING INTERNET ACCESS: FROM FIBER OPTICS TO LEO SATELLITES AND BONDING ROUTERS
The decks have been cleared by NCLT for the epicmerger of Sony TV and Zee TV. This is a very positiveindication and gives rise to a US$10-bn media entity. BothSony and Zee together will account for an audience shareof over 700 million in the TV and digital arena. Togetherthe two entities post-merger will own over 70 TV channels,two video streaming platforms – ZEE5 and Sony LIV – andfilm studios – ZEE Studios and Sony Pictures Films India– with a market share of 26%.
CONSULTATION PAPER ON "REVIEW OF REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR BROADCASTING AND CABLE SERVICES"
DISNEY + HOTSTAR REALIGNS STRATEGY
FOCUS: DEVELOPING EFFECTIVE CAS FOR MSOs
GOVT TIGHTENS NORMS FOR MSOs
MEDIA BEAT: An occasional column on significantdevelopments in the media world
TESTING, CERTIFICATION & ACCREDITATION AGENCIES
THAICOM TO PARTNER WITH EUTELSAT IN ITS NEW GENERATION SOFTWARE DEFINED HIGH THROUGHPUT SATELLITE AT 119.5 DEGREES EASTFOR 16 YEARS LIFETIME
It is the age of Super OTT Apps and is the current in
thing trending. The current Super OTT Apps launched by
various stakeholders is seeing a surge. The Cover Story
on OTT Play App is an interesting case study in point
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