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Netflix and chill but pay more now

MUMBAI: Netflix has made Black Friday a dark day for its subscribers. The content company has increased prices for its standard and premium subscription packages. On 24 November, in an email sent to its subscribers, Netflix communicated that the increase in the membership cost will bring about an...

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Lower deferred tax asset & demonetisation lower Dish TV numbers

BENGALURU: The largest DTH operator in India in terms of subscriber numbers – Dish TV Limited (Dish TV) reported less than one-sixth profit after tax (PAT) for the year ended 31 March 2017 (FY-17, current year) as compared to the previous year. The company reported PAT of Rs 1,092.8 million for FY-...

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Research and Markets’ World DTH TV Update for 2015

MUMBAI: What’s driving DTH subscriber growth globally? According to research firm, Research and Markets’ (R&M’s) latest report, World DTH Market End 2015, almost one third of pay TV satellite growth is a result of telecom companies making DTH offers. Telecoms players’ foray into extending...

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Dish TV adds 8.1 lakh subscribers in FY-2014; ARPU up from Rs 158 to Rs 170

BENGALURU:  Dish TV Limited (Dish TV) in its earnings release for FY-2014 says that it has added about 8.1 lakh net subscribers in FY-2014 and 2.26 lakh subscribers in Q4-2014 to take its total subscriber base to 1.14 crore net subscribers during the period.   The company also claims that it has...

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The Last Mile Channel Carriage

Satellite channels have driven growth in C&S households from only four channels in the early 1990s to around 100 today. And going by present indications, with a C&S growth rate of around 17 per cent per annum cable penetration is expected to reach 67 million households by 2005. Improving...

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