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Lawmakers question Telkom's TV moves

Wednesday 29 January 2014 | 01:54 CET | News
Several legislators have questioned Telkom's move to establish a new IPTV unit as it has sold a similar business last year. Indonesian state-owned operator Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Telkom) plans to develop an IPTV service under the Usee TV brand. Subsidiary Multimedia Nusantara (Metra TV) will operate the service, which already has 1.3 million registered users despite still only offering limited services. However, Airlangga Hartarto, a lawmaker from Commission VI at the House of Representatives, which supervises state-owned enterprises, asked why Telkom sold its pay-TV unit. The company sold

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Telekomunikasi Indonesia / Telkom
Countries: Indonesia
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