Kentucky Draws DBS Into the Tax Pool
- Star TV inks private web. Latif, Baharudin // Variety;9/11/95, Vol. 360 Issue 6, p43
Reports that Star TV has signed Malaysian television web `MetroVision' for its Channel V for one year beginning September 4, 1995. Channel V as the first major music program to reach Malaysia; Included programs.
- DBS Operators Charge Cable With Pushing Tax Levies. Nell, K.C. // Cable World (10427228);4/21/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p10
Focuses on the call of cable television operators on U.S. state legislators to tax direct broadcast satellite services (DBS) as a competitive tactic in 2003. Reaction of the National Cable and Telecommunications Association to the assertion that cable operators are urging legislators to levy...
- Broadband powering growth, sez Casbaa. Kan, Wendy // Variety;10/27/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 11, p28
Reports on the growth of broadband broadcasting in Asia. Increase in cable and broadband subscription; Launch of broadband pay television services in Hong Kong; Information on the 10th convention of the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia.
- Asian cable confab plugs into tech issues. Rothrock, Vicki // Variety;10/31/2005, Vol. 400 Issue 11, p31
This article reports on the decision of the Cable & Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia (Casbaa) to tackle technology and piracy issues in October 2005. Piracy continues to plague the pay-television industry across Asia. In its third annual piracy report, Casbaa and CLSA Asia-Pacific...
- In the States. // CableFAX Daily;10/4/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 192, p1
Reports on a legislation being pushed by legislators in Massachusetts that would impose tax for satellite television providers. Reason behind the exclusion of cable operators from the tax imposed on satellite providers.
- Cable, satellite aim high: Advertisers stay grounded. Mandese, Joe // Advertising Age International;Mar1997, pI4
Focuses on the assessment of several multinational package goods and service advertisers about international cable and satellite television (TV). Pay off in increased advertising; Concerns on cultural distractions and organization related to international cable; Expectation for increase budgets...
- Cable must outmarket DBS firms. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;07/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 30, p2
Focuses on the discussion about how cable television can lure back subscribers who defected to digital broadcast satellite (DBS), during the Cable Television Association of Marketers (CTAM) Summit. AT&T Broadband Services President Dan Somers' advice to market for the next generation of digital...
- Satellite hurting cable. Rohrs, Chris // Electronic Media;2/17/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p14
Focuses on the impact of directly broadcast satellite television on the cable television viewership in the U.S. Decline in the growth of cable channels; Reasons for advertisers' preference for satellite channels; Plans of subscription satellite providers to expand their business activities.
- DBS Providers Push Low-Cost Offerings. Hogan, Monica // Multichannel News;12/18/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 51, p28
Focuses on the competition between direct broadcast satellite and cable television providers in the United States. Promotions launched by cable companies to win back customers.