Shares of Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEEL) rose 8 per cent to Rs 440 apiece, rallying 52 per cent from their January’s low on the BSE. On January 25, 2019, the stock of Essel Group Company tanked 33 per cent to Rs 289 in intra-day trade after a report in The Wire suggested a link between […]
The Central government has spent Rs 2,374 crore on its publicity in electronic media and Rs 670 crore on outdoor publicity in the last five years, according to an RTI reply by the Bureau of Outreach and Communication under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Electronic Media Expenditure on electronic media, including social media platforms, […]
A Delhi court on Thursday said it might call Indrani Mukerjea, wife of former media baron Peter Mukerjea and the prime accused in the murder case of her daughter Sheena Bora, to appear before it in person in the first week of March for hearing on her plea to be a witness in the INX […]
Telecom regulator TRAI Wednesday asserted that operators cannot charge TV viewers more than their usual monthly outgo under the ‘best fit plan’ to be offered during the transition period, and cautioned that the regulator will take action on any such complaint. “TRAI has clearly asked distribution platform owners (DPOs) to ensure that for consumers, the […]
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), on Tuesday extended the deadline for cable TV subscribers to shift to the new tariff order regime till March 31. In the meantime, distribution platform operators (DPOs) have been asked to either continue the new packs, or migrate the consumers to the ‘Best Fit’ pack. “The ‘Best Fit […]
Shares of Sun TV Network have rallied 11 per cent to Rs 577 per share on the BSE on Monday in an otherwise weak market after the company reported net profit growth of 32 per cent at Rs 351 crore in December 2018 quarter (Q3FY19), on back of healthy revenue growth. The company’s revenue was […]
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has said that 90 million of the 1.7 billion TV homes have exercised their channel preferences to on-board the new tariff regime. “The speed (of on-boarding) has increased as per our data and we expect the rest of the people to also register their choice of channels soon,” […]
Apollo Global Management LLC is nearing a roughly $3 billion agreement to acquire Cox Enterprises Inc’s 14 regional TV stations, the biggest in a series of deals the private equity firm is lining up to become a force in US broadcasting, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
Telecom regulator Trai has said 90 million out of 170 million TV homes have made their channel preferences to onboard the new tariff regime, and it is constantly monitoring the situation to ensure that consumers do not face inconvenience.
Former finance minister P Chidambaram appeared before the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a money laundering probe related to INX Media.
Karti Chidambaram, son of former finance minister P Chidambaram, appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday in connection with a money laundering probe against him.
While the debate on viewership data darkness during the transition to the new tariff order by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) continues, the Indian Society of Advertisers (ISA) has communicated to its members not to use viewership data for media planning and buying purposes during this time.