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MultiChoice urges ICASA to avoid over-regulation of pay-TV in May inquiry

Friday 4 May 2018 | 10:59 CET | News
MultiChoice has called on industry regulator ICASA to ensure the playing field for all broadcasters in the country is level, regardless of their underlying technology, reports Mybroadband. ICASA will hold public hearings for an inquiry into subscription TV services in May, and MultiChoice said ICASA must not go overboard with the regulations, and should look at the pay TV sector as a whole. According to MultiChoice, it looks as though ICASA is focused only on what pay TV used to be, but it is moving from satellites to online. 

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