Tag Archive: Casbaa

Mar 28

DTH Industry pays around 35% of turnover in taxes: CASBAA India Satellite Forum 2011

Tweet The Indian DTH industry is looked upon as an example for the different markets spread globally for the stratum of growth achieved by it in comparatively short period. A market where the size of customers is rapidly growing and the competition has stiffened from one to seven players much rapidly. Yet it is difficult …

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Mar 24

Radical shift called for in India’s media policy

Tweet Both international and domestic media companies in India are urging the government to make significant changes to policies governing the television sector. The Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia (CASBAA) is calling for the adoption of an ‘open sky’ policy for commercial satellites to prevent a shortage of both C-band and Ku-band transponders …

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Mar 15

CASBAA India Satellite Industry Forum to focus on Taxing Issues

Tweet The recent ruling by the Delhi High Court on tax payments for Foreign Satellite Operators operating over India has focused urgent attention on the dynamic satellite broadcasting industry. To shed further light on this and many other issues, the CASBAA India Satellite Industry Forum is scheduled for 22 March 2011 at the Shangri-La Hotel, …

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Dec 20

“Digitization needs light-handed regulatory environment”- Simon Davis, chief executive of CASBAA

Tweet Simon Twiston Davies, chief executive of Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia (Casbaa), strongly feels that India’s robust direct-to-home (DTH) market will empower consumers to demand better content. Casbaa, the Hong Kong-based association promoting the growth of digitization and pay TV in Asia, recently organized a seminar in India for regulatory bodies, content …

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