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Dish TV India uses AsiaSat 5 to expand DTH

Asia’s leading satellite operator Asia Satellite Telecommunications has confirmed that Dish TV India, part of the Zee Group, will be utilising four 54 MHz Ku-band transponders on AsiaSat 5 to…

DTH will grow to a $20bn market

Research specialist Euroconsult, in its latest study, says the market value for video transmission services over satellite, including video distribution services for TV channels and contribution services for permanent and…

Yahsat contracts satellite broadband

Star Satellite Communications Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat), has contracted Axiom Telecom and Sky Stream to provide Yahsat’s satellite broadband service in the UAE.…

Conax solutions for Telekarta DTH

Conax has entered a contract with Russian Satellite TV operator, Telekarta. Security partner Conax will deliver content protection technology for the Telekarta DTH platform. Key factors in the Conax/Telekarta contract…

Conax’ growing security success in Russia now includes Telekarta DTH offering

Conax, provider of security solutions for digital content distribution, has entered a contract with Russian Satellite TV operator, Telekarta LLC. Security partner Conax will deliver content protection technology for the…

Iran to launch 4 more satellites

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran says the country will launch four locally-built “research” satellites into orbit over the next few years.  He named the craft: Fajr (Dawn), Rasad (Observation), Zafar…

Harbinger dumps Inmarsat plan

US-based hedge fund Harbinger Capital will sell down its entire holdings in London-based Inmarsat.  Harbinger, controlled by Philip Falcone, held 14 per cent of Inmarsat, about 64.3 million shares. Inmarsat…

Thomson solution for Noorsat

Thomson Video Networks announced that Bahrain-based satellite service provider Noorsat is powering its rapid growth with an extensive and flexible Thomson headend technology solution. Over the past two years Thomson…

Castor Networks launches IP trunking services to Middle East and Central Asia powered by Newtec

Castor Networks, a provider of teleport, VSAT and broadcasting services, has launched trunking services to the Middle East and Central Asia from its base in The Netherlands, using Newtec’s award-winning…

Research: US DTH growth slows

North American satellite pay-TV providers have not been adding subscribers at the same rate as previous years, according to In-Stat.  Competition has been fierce from cable and telco providers offering…