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MultiChoice welcomes judgement on digital TV encryption

Monday 12 June 2017 | 09:38 CET | News
MultiChoice South Africa has welcomed the Constitutional Court's order in favour of the decision by former communications minister Faith Muthambi against encryption in government-subsidised set-top boxes. MultiChoice said it trusts that the ruling will pave the way for digital terrestrial television, reports MyBroadcast. The set-top boxes in question will be manufactured locally and distributed to low-income households that cannot afford the converter needed to receive a digital TV signal.

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