Tag Archives: Satellite

The president of the Argentine telecommunications company Arsat, Rodrigo De Loredo, met last week with Juarez Martinho Quadros, president of Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) in order to analyze possibilities to provide satellite services in that country using Arsat-2 satellite. At the meeting, De Loredo expressed the intention of Arsat to enter the Brazilian market […]


  The Government of Argentina decided to suspend the construction of the third satellite of national industry, Arsat-3, which the previous administration had begun, by claiming lack of necessary funds, according to local newspaper El Cronista.   The CEO of the state company Arsat, Rodrigo De Loredo, told the Argentine economic newspaper that first it […]


American satellite company EchoStar will finally place in 2016 a satellite in the allotted 45° West position over Brazil to offer television services, said the company’s CEO, Mike Dugan, during the presentation of results for the fourth quarter of 2015.   EchoStar XXIII DBS satellite is scheduled to be launched in a Falcon 9 rocket […]


Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) has issued an invitation for international open tender for orbit delivery of geosynchronous satellite. Bangladesh intends to use the satellite for providing communications and broadcast services in the country. BTRC is inviting international parties on behalf of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. According to a notice released […]


Middle Eastern satellite communications operator, Arab Satellite Communication Organisation (Arabsat),will discuss its plans to manufacture and launch four new satellites in its 147th Board of Directors’ meetings in Dubai this week. While two of these satellites will be launched in Arabsat orbital positions, the other two will be in the Hellas-Sat orbital positions. The latter was […]


Pakistan regulator, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA), has issued 91 licenses for satellite TV stations in different categories since 2002, according to Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Pervaiz Rashid. “Of these 91 licenses, 37 licenses have been issued to Entertainment TV channels, 27 to News and Current Affairs channels, 19 to Regional […]