The general election advertising and strong growth in subscription income post the implementation of new tariff order (NTO) has led to the revenue jump of the leading broadcaster TV18. The group’s consolidated revenue for the quarter ended 31st March has gone up 10% to Rs 1198 crore from Rs 1088 crore in the same quarter of the previous FY.
For the very first times, the TV viewership agency BARC India has released separate data for pay and FTA channels for week 27. As per new report, Sony Max and B4U Kadak are the top pay and free to air (FTA) channels respectively. They are followed by Star Gold, Zee Cinema, &pictures, and Movies OK.
Amagi, a pioneer in cloud-based technology for TV and OTT channel creation, today announced the launch of CLOUDPORT UHD playout platform on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Using the platform, broadcasters can now playout UHD content directly from AWS cloud, leveraging its scalability, reliability and security advantages.
The new budget has got words of appreciation from the top bosses of the M&E sector. The industry has welcomed the government’s announcements like opening up foreign direct investment (FDI) in the animation, visual effects, gaming and comics (AVGC) industry and starting a new TV programme for startups under the Doordarshan umbrella.
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