Tag Archive: STAR

May 27

So, what does Zee-STAR distribution JV mean to the industry?

Tweet Industry observers are of the opinion that the joint venture (JV) will lead this sector into becoming a clean and neat highway through increased subscription revenue and restrained carriage fees; it will also curb piracy. The new partnership between STAR India and Zee Networks to form Media Pro Enterprise India surely brings in a …

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May 25

Star, Zee to join hands for distribution

Tweet The Subhash Chandra-owned Zee group and Rupert Murdoch’s Star India Pvt. Ltd could be coming together, 12 years after they parted ways, to form a distribution company in India that is somewhat like Sun18, the distribution partnership between Kalanithi Maran’s Sun Network and Raghav Bahl’s Network18. If the joint venture is indeed formed—and two …

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Apr 28

STAR increases ad rates by 20%

Tweet Advertisers may have to brace for an across-the-board rate increase in television advertising, as major TV broadcasters like Zee and Colors are looking to raise ad rates by 10-20 per cent. This decision was taken due to the increased investment in technology and growth in satellite TV audiences, adding to production and distribution costs. …

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Dec 21

Tata Sky signs agreement with Rovi Corporation- India

Tweet Tata Sky will deploy ACP technology from Rovi in all of its set-top-boxes to help protect against unauthorized content copying. Tata Sky, the joint venture between the TATA Group and STAR  announced that it has signed an agreement with Rovi Corporation, a leading provider of digital entertainment technology solutions,  for Analog Copy Protection (ACP) technology.  ACP technology …

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