18 Dec 2017
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The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has approved the merger between direct to home (DTH) platforms Dish TV India and Videocon d2h. The MIB vide its letter dated 15 December has approved the requests made by the company for completion of the transaction.
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Tata Sky and DEN Networks have topped the list of ‘Most Attractive Brands 2017’ in the DTH and cable segment respectively. NDTV has...

Eros International’s over-the-top platform (OTT) Eros Now has forged a strategic partnership with Foxxum, a provider of Smart TV...

In order to capitalise on the festive season of Pongal, direct to home (DTH) operator DishTV has launched Sirappana Offer in Tamil Nadu complete with Tamil entertainment and sports channels at a...
Former DEN Networks Group CFO Manish Dawar has been appointed as Vodafone India CFO replacing Thomas Reisten. Dawar will reportedly also be the CFO of the combined Vodafone-Idea entity.
Unleashing the smart phone’s entertainment potential , VuLiv Player, India’s leading offline OTT entertainment platform has launched VuShare, a mobile technology for simulcasting a user’s...

Fixing cracks in Agra’s digital driveway

Fixing cracks in Agra’s digital driveway
Agra is one of the worst digital addressable system (DAS) markets in India. Consumer ARPU (average revenue per user) is miserably low, multi-system operators (MSOs) were fighting against each other till September 2014, and local cable operators (LCOs) have not focused on increasing cable TV rates....
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Disney set to take driver’s seat in India with the addition of Star, Tata Sky

The Walt Disney Company has finally struck gold in one of the world’s fastest-growing M&E markets with the addition of broadcast major Star India...

Star delivered $100 mn EBITDA in Q1, on track to achieve FY18 target: James Murdoch

Speaking at a conference recently, 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch said that the India business delivered an EBITDA of $100 mn in Q1 and is poised...
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Videocon d2h Q1 net subscriber adds slow, ARPU almost flat QoQ

Videocon d2h Q1 net subscriber adds slow, ARPU almost flat QoQ

Videocon d2h has reported Q1 net profit of Rs 1.2 cr while net subscriber additions and ARPU have remained almost flat. Content cost was 42% of revenue compared to 42.5% in the trailing quarter.