- Open Sky policy looms dubiously on horizon. // Variety;06/26/2000, Vol. 379 Issue 6, p36
Reports on the move of the Hong Kong government to issue unspecified number of licenses for cable television under the Open Sky policy in China. Companies that applied for broadcasting rights; Total subscribers of the Hong Kong Cable TV; Concerns raised regarding the Broadcasting Bill...
- Phoenix masters cable negotiations. Manion, Pat // American City & County;Apr95, Vol. 110 Issue 5, p14
Reports on the policy on standards regarding the licensing and franchising of cable television in Phoenix, Arizona. Negotiation for a state-of-the-art cable system; Citizens' access to the information highway; Maintenance or enhancement of the city's revenues from the cable operator; Cable...
- Whose ox gets gored? Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;02/10/97, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p6
Discusses United States Vice President Al Gore's proposal of putting public interest in guiding the future of license distribution for digital television channels. Opposition of the National Association of Broadcasters to the auction plan; Broadcasting industry's concern over the push to...
- Government delay could be the ally digital TV needs in fee fight. Snoddy, Raymond // Marketing (00253650);2/10/2000, p14
Comments on the delay in the British government's decision regarding commercial digital television broadcasting license fees. Impact of digital license fee on the digital revolution; Nicholas Green QC's opinion that a digital fee would amount to an illegal state-aid under the Treaty of Rome.
- TelevisiÃ³n digital terrestre local (TDT-L) en EspaÃ±a: los concesionarios privados. Corominas Piulats, Maria; Bonet Bagant, Montse; Fernández Alonso, Isabel; Guimerà i Orts, Josep Ángel; Sanmartín Navarro, Julián; Blasco Gil, José Joaquín // Zer: Revista de Estudios de Comunicacion;may2007, Vol. 12 Issue 22, p69
The digitisation of local terrestrial television in Spain at the start of 2000 has brought, together with the full regulation of this form of television, a model with a strong presence of the private sector The article describes and analyses the licensing processes that were set underway between...
- U.K. firm on license fee plan. Boehm, Erich // Variety;11/01/99, Vol. 376 Issue 11, p27
Focuses on the plans of Great Britain's government to raise an annual digital television license fee for the BBC. Purpose of the government in boosting the license fee.
- U.K. may squelch plan for BBC digital TV tax. Boehm, Erich // Daily Variety;02/04/2000, Vol. 266 Issue 46, p20
Reports that the government of Great Britain appears to be backing down on imposing an extra television license fee to fund the digital services of British Broadcasting Corp. Problems with targeting digital subscribers only; Need for laws that will force digital broadcasters to supply their...
- India eyes digital TV. // Daily Variety;04/05/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 27, p10
Reports on the consideration of the Indian government to adopt digital terrestrial telecast.
- Worldwire. Johnson, Debra // Broadcasting & Cable;4/22/96, Vol. 126 Issue 18, p56
Presents brief reports as they relate to cable television. Plans to acquire Mercury Communications; Canada's policy on foreign ownership of cable and terrestrial television holding companies; Agreement between Time Warner Cable and Singapore Telecom; Turner Broadcasting System's Spanish version...