StarSat operator relinquishes network licence
The telecoms regulator approves the transfer of a network licence from On Digital Media to StarTimes Media.
StarSat to retrench staff
Troubled pay-tv broadcaster StarSat has issued retrenchment notices to staff, according to a report.?
StarSat pulls plug on porn channels
The pay-TV operator terminates the broadcast of its adult channels while awaiting further legal advice.
StarSat takes porn fight to Supreme Court
The pay-TV provider believes the Supreme Court of Appeal is likely to overturn a High Court ruling barring it from broadcasting hardcore porn.
Siyaya TV in uphill battle for market share
Analysts question if the new pay-TV provider can hold its own amid MultiChoice's dominance.
Porn prohibition 'a blow to StarSat'
The Western Cape High Court's decision to disallow StarSat to show porn on TV is yet another blow for the struggling broadcaster.
ICASA's porn decision set aside
The Western Cape High Court orders the regulator to review its decision to grant StarSat a licence to broadcast three adult channels.?
MultiChoice spurns ICASA inquiry
The pay-TV front-runner says the basis of the regulator's inquiry into competition lacks any evidential basis.
Porn decision on hold
The High Court reserves judgment in a review application that was brought against StarSat's adult channels last year.
SA broadcasting sector about to explode
Vidi, Node, TV4U, Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and Telkom are new names to the historically monopolistic broadcasting sector in SA.
OpenView HD plans price offensive
The satellite TV provider's subscriber numbers have been curbed due to dollar-based decoder prices.