Licences issued for teleport earth stations
ISLAMABAD, March 01, 2006: The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) on Tuesday February 28 gave licences to two companies for setting up teleport earth stations in an open and transparent bidding.
The stations, allowed in the private sector for the first time, will be established in Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and Islamabad. These will be used for up-linking by satellite television channels and for the Internet.
Source: The News