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.
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 18:23
Process to reclaim idle broadcast frequencies expected within a month
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission has set up a working group to draw up regulations that would allow for reclaiming and reallocating idle telecom and broadcasting frequencies from state agencies.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 01:00
NCPO jolts spectrum reform
Prayut's decision to extend control over radio frequencies by state agencies as setback for media reform.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 01:00
Criminals have no place to hide in cyberspace
Cyber Crime Scene Investigation (CSI), a team of 29 experts under Cyber Security Malaysia (CSM), |covers cyber forensics carried out on computers, audio frequencies, movies and multimedia.
Wed, 02 Mar 2016 01:00
TUC to invest Bt57 bn over 3 years, aiming to rule mobile telecom roost
TRUE MOVE H Universal Communication (TUC) aims to become the top dog in mobile-phone coverage on all frequencies by investing Bt57 billion over three years.
Sat, 27 Feb 2016 01:00
Govt may control media under charter: Boonlert
THE CHARTER draft could grant overwhelming authority to the government in regulating the media, including organisations’ utilisation and their radio frequencies and satellite orbit slots, said Boonlert Khachayutthadech, an adviser to the National Reform S
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 01:00
CDC move to treat frequencies as state assets raises doubts about intentions
THE CONSTITUTION Drafting Commission’s decision to move provisions on air “frequencies” from the chapter on “Rights and Liberty of Thai Citizens” to the “Directive Principles of State Policy’’ has raised fears that the government plans to usurp management
Sat, 26 Dec 2015 01:00
Too much murk among the mobile companies
News reports from the telecom sector have mostly been about frequencies, a field that average readers understand little. So why not give us an overview of the sector’s history that we can understand?
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 01:00
Tesco Lotus invests Bt1 billion in Clubcard scheme, links with AirAsia Big
TESCO LOTUS, Thailand's leading retailer, said yesterday that the company had invested about Bt1 billion this year on its Clubcard loyalty programme aimed at attracting new customers as well as increasing shopping frequencies at its stores.
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 01:00
Tenant gets man in trouble
The Criminal Court yesterday sentenced a man to two years in jail for renting his flat to a red-shirt activist to install equipment used to scramble radio frequencies of the Office of the Maritime Promotion Commission.
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:01
Man gets two years for renting room to red-shirt activist
The Criminal Court Thursday sentenced a man to two years in jail for allegedly renting his flat to a red-shirt activist to install equipment used to allegedly scramble radio frequencies of the Office of the Maritime Promotion Commission.
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 01:00
Govt offers to mediate disputes over 4G auction
The government will act as a mediator in the dispute between the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) and some state enterprises over whether they can transfer frequencies to the spectrum licensing body for auctioning.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:00
Auction system the best for allocating telecom, broadcast frequencies: say academics
FREQUENCY allocation for broadcasting and telecommunications must be done through auctions only, a public forum heard yesterday, while some academics agreed with a proposal to merge the telecom and broadcast committees of the National Broadcasting and Tel
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 01:00
NBTC 'must have power to allocate frequencies'
THE state subcommittee reforming the broadcasting and telecom industries wants the regulator to retain its independence and authority to allocate frequencies.
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 01:00
THAI cuts flight frequencies amid passenger slump
Thai Airways International lowered its available seat kilometres (ASK), a measure of passenger-carrying capacity, in August because of declining numbers of passengers at Suvarnabhumi Airport, while its cabin factor dropped by 2.5 percentage points compare