Bharti Airtel in its response to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Consultation Paper on “Reforming the Guidelines for Transfer/Merger of Telecom Licenses” said that the existing M&A guidelines don’t deal with all type of transactions and that there was an urgent need to seriously review it to deal with all the situations.
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The Bhojpuri market is growing bigger and will be become more competitive with the addition of another new player soon on top of Zee Biskope. Surya Agro Foods, a major FMCG brand has announced last month its intention to shortly enter the Bhojpuri Market with its new channel Surya Bhojpuri.
DTH operator Dish TV settled its differences with Sun Network as per the order of the Telecom Disputes and Settlement Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT), accessed by DreamDTH. The two parties have settled via a settlement term recorded in two emails date 16.10.2019.
Zee Entertainment has on 21 November started the test run of its upcoming Punjabi General Entertainment channel Zee Punjabi on the satellite. The channel is currently being aired on INSAT 4B satellite at 83 East, first spotted by DreamDTH.
Association of Competitive Telecom Operators (ACTO) says that the existing guidelines didn’t consider the impact on VNO business and there was a need to relook as the guidelines were made when VNO was not introduced in India.
Airtel Digital TV has hiked the price of a few of its curated packs from 20 November 2019. The prices of DEL MP CG RAJ Superstar Dhamaka, AP SD, AP SD Plus, TN SSP HD and TN SD Plus packs have been increased. The price change was first spotted by DreamDTH.
Zee Entertainment is also set to expand its offerings in the Punjabi market with the launch of its upcoming General Entertainment channel Zee Punjabi. The broadcaster today has published a newer version of its Reference Interconnection Offer (RIO) which includes Zee Punjabi.
Tata Teleservices in response to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Consultation Paper on “Reforming the Guidelines for Transfer/Merger of Telecom Licenses” suggested a time period to be followed by the DoT to simplify and fast track mergers and transfer of Telecom licenses.
d2h has started offering cashback of 30% to its customers recharging with magic recharge amount, first reported by DreamDTH last month. The offer was launched near Diwali last month and is still active currently.