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Hathway partners IL&FS Education to launch educational service channel

As a special promotional offer, the service is available to all Hathway subscribers free till 23 September. Post the offer period, the channel will be available at Rs 30 per month.

GTPL Hathway gets RBI nod to hike foreign investment limit to 49%

The RBI has hiked foreign institutional investors/foreign protfolio investment limit in GTPL to 49% from the earlier limit of 24%.

Ortel slides into loss amid flattish revenue growth in Q1

Q1 has been a challenging period for Ortel as intense competition in its core markets and new subscriber integration issues in new markets continued to impact its performance.

MIB asks chief secys to pull up socks on cracking down on analogue cable signals

MIB has shot off another letter to the chief secretaries of various state governments urging them to direct authorised officers to take action against cable operators transmitting analogue signals even after the cut-off date of 1 April.

Sun TV’s Kalanithi Maran and wife take total remuneration of Rs 155.86 cr in FY17

Kalanithi Maran and his wife Kavery were paid Rs 77.93 crore each as salary plus bonus in FY17, an increase of 9.04% from the earlier year.

GTPL Hathway bags Rs 48 cr order from Gujarat govt

GTPL Broadband, a wholly-owned subsidiary, received a work order of Rs 28.89 cr. The other five-year project for GTPL Hathway is worth Rs 19.28 cr.

Arasu Cable enters digital era, subscribers to get free set-top boxes

Cable TV subscribers in Tamil Nadu will be given free STBs by state-owned Arasu Cable as they move to digital addressable system. Consumers can choose from four packages. 180 channels are on offer for Rs 125, 230 channels for Rs 175, 260 for Rs 225 and 300 for Rs 275.

Sanjay Berry returns for a 2nd innings at Siti Networks

Sanjay Berry, who had served at Siti Networks as CFO till as late as April 2017, has re-joined the company. He will be based at Siti Networks’ corporate office in Noida.

LCOs in Tamil Nadu up in arms against Arasu

LCOs in Tamil Nadu are up in arms against Arasu Cable for eating into their income and trying to grab their customers by making them pay subscription fee online bypassing the operators. They accused Arasu for acting against the interests of the LCOs.

MIB to accept only online applications for MSO registration from 1 Sep

MIB issues notice stating that it will accept only online applications for MSO registration from 1 Sep. It will not accept any application in physical form.