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ICASA says Multichoice has SMP in three subscription TV markets

Monday 15 April 2019 | 12:57 CET | News
The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) has published the draft findings of the Inquiry into Subscription Television Broadcasting Services after a process that started in 2016. It said competition is ineffective in three of markets, namely retail distribution of basic tier subscription television services and satellite-based free-to-air television services; retail distribution of premium subscription TV services; and wholesale acquisition of premium content for distribution in South Africa. MultiChoice was found to have significant market power (SMP) in the markets

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: ICASA / MultiChoice
Countries: South Africa
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