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Arasu Cable TV clocks profit of INR 120 mn in FY 2014

Tamilnadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation (TACTVC) has posted a net profit of INR 120 million in the financial year 2014. The companys revenue for the year stood at INR 1.85 billion. TACTVC has generated over INR 1.2 billion revenue from subscription and INR 600 million from carriage fees. The subscriber base has increased from 494,000 [...]

Metro Cable TV Operators condemn Arasu Cable TV over hike in subscription

Chennai Metro DAS Cable TV Operators Association has accused Arasu Cable TV corporation ( ACTV) for raising subscription fees and for coercing to purchase digital set-top boxes even without a license from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). Earlier, they charged INR 2,000 and now the online subscription charges have gone up to INR [...]

Chennai MSOs put on notice by TRAI

As the digitisation drive in India continues in force, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has put Chennai based MSOs and cable TV operators who are still transmitting through analogue signals on notice. Chennai was one of the four cities in India that came under the first phase of digitisation. TRAI has sent out [...]

India´s Arasu Cable is set to launch digital services

India´s Arasu Cable TV, a state run MSO has announced their plans to launch services in digital mode for their 2 million subscribers in the country´s metro-Chennai. The CAS, STB supplier and SMS provider are not yet revealed by the operator. The clause for suppliers to ship STBs and products within six to eight weeks [...]