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PEMRA invites EOI for digital cable TV licenses

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KARACHI, Sept 15 (PPI): Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory (PEMRA) has invited expression of interest for digital cable TV licenses. PEMRA has decided to complete the digitalization of Cable TV Networks by December 2015, as per its agreements with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The interested Pakistani companies that are registered with Securities & Exchange Commission […]

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Did Pemra act in light of SC orders, asks LHC

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LAHORE: Hearing a petition against the blacking out of Geo News on cable network, the Lahore High Court on Thursday asked both the sides to come up with arguments on points whether the steps taken by Pemra for the restoration of Geo News were in line with the Supreme Court’s order or cable operators were […]

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PEMRA chairman stripped of his powers

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ISLAMABAD: The government has clipped the powers of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) chairman, Chaudhry Rashid Ahmad. Officials announced that a three-member committee would oversee the affairs of the state institution on Friday, saying the decision was taken in a meeting wherein the committee agreed to strip the chairman of his powers. Members […]

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