Sat, 18 Aug 2018 01:00
More body blows for conventional broadcasters
The social media have become dominant in reporting news and are now making inroads in sports
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:52
FIFA to take legal action against World Cup pirate broadcasters
FIFA said Wednesday it is preparing to take legal action in Saudi Arabia against pirate broadcasters illegally showing World Cup matches in the kingdom.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
NBTC approves fee relief for broadcasters
THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) board yesterday approved the lower network rental fee rates of three digital TV broadcasting network providers in a move that will help ease the financial burden of the digital TV broadcasters.
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:33
NCPO finalises aid package for digital TV broadcasters
DIGITAL TV broadcasters will get a maximum three-year debt moratorium and a state fee subsidy as part of the government’s aid package.
Tue, 19 Dec 2017 01:00
Media reform session hears call to take back TV licences
IN ANOTHER bid to achieve media reform, media professionals yesterday called for a legal change to allow television broadcasters to return some of their owned frequencies to regulators.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:07
US networks suspend Rose over sexual harassment allegations
Charlie Rose, one of America's most respected broadcasters, an award-winning television host and interviewer, was suspended Monday after eight women accused him of years of sexual harassment and unwanted advances.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 11:02
South Korean broadcasters keen to show Thai content
The Foundation for Broadcast Culture of South Korea (FBC) plans to broadcast Thai content in South Korea, its director told a recent seminar.
Tue, 31 Oct 2017 01:00
Broadcasters push for new laws to help them survive
FIVE TV broadcasting associations will jointly submit their proposals to the government’s media reform and information and communications technology committee today to revise the broadcasting law to bring them in line with fast changing technology.
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:00
NBTC approves lower Tv licence fees
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) board yesterday approved the new lower rates for the annual licence fees of TV broadcasters in a move to help ease the burden on the terrestrial digital TV operators, according to secretary general Takorn Tantasith.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 01:00
NBTC INKS MoU WITH SOUTH KOREAN COUNTERPART
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) and South Korea regulator the Korea Communications Commission (KCC) will sign a memorandum of understanding today to support a collaboration between Thai and South Korean private TV broadcasters in a joint-content development.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 01:00
NBTC moves to regulate over-the-top operators for fairness’ sake
THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) broadcasting committee has studied ways to draw up rules to regulate the fast-rising over-the-top (OTT) segment to expose all content broadcasters to the same equal treatment and regulations.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 01:00
Workpoint, One31 invest in content to draw adverts
SOME LEADING digital-TV broadcasters are still optimistic of strong advertising revenue this year, so they are continuing to invest in content development both for traditional television screens and online platforms.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 19:22
Host of challenges facing TV broadcasters
THEY MUST ADJUST TO A CHANGING
MEDIA LANDSCAPE, NEW REGULATIONS, RATING SYSTEMS
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 01:00
NBTC board nods to Bt2.5-billion aid for digital TV broadcasters
THE BOARD of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission yesterday approved in principle the proposal of the broadcasting committee to subsidise digital-TV broadcasters’ costs of transmitting their programmes to satellite and cable platforms for three years at a total cost of Bt2.5 billion.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 18:01
NBTC board approves Bt2.5-bn subsidy for digital TV
THE BOARD of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission Wednesday approved in principle the proposal of the broadcasting committee to subsidise digital-TV broadcasters’ costs of transmitting their programmes to satellite and cable platforms for three years at a total cost of Bt2.5 billion.