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CCI dismisses Makkal TV’s complaint against Arasu Cable

Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation has not indulged in unfair business practices, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ruled. CCI has rejected the allegation that the Tamil Nadu state-run cable TV operator has used its power to set unfair fees from satellite channels, The Hindu reports. The operator had reportedly shifted Makkal TV [...]

Arasu Cable to launch IPTV services

Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation (TACTV) has plans of rolling out internet services, including IPTV. The company had recently received its ISP licence from the government. J Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, said in the state assembly that Arasu Cable was already working towards connecting parts of Tamil Nadu with high-speed broadband. The operator [...]

Arasu Cable revenue for FY15 at INR1.82 billion

Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporations (TACTV) has posted a net revenue of INR1.82 billion for financial year- 2015. The multi-system operators net revenue stood at INR1.85 billion last year. Arasu Cable provides about 100 TV channels in Chennai and has a subscriber base of 340,000 in the city via a network of 820 local cable [...]

Tamil Nadu operators demand formal agreements with Arasu Cable

A section of cable operators affiliated to Tamil Nadu-based Arasu Cable TV Corporation has demanded that the government-run outfit enter into formal agreements with them as mandated by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). Earlier this week, cable operators affiliated to the Federation of Cable TV Associations of Tamil Nadu alleged that Arasu Cable [...]