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Dish TV registers net profit of INR870 million for Q2’ FY16

Dish TV, the direct-to-home service provider, has posted a net profit of INR870 million for the quarter ended September, 2015. During the last quarter, the net profit was at INR542 million. Essel Group-promoted Dish TV added 338,000 subscribers during the second quarter of this fiscal. Its Average Revenue per User was at about INR171, compared [...]

Dish TV adds Zee Café HD to its platform

Dish TV has added Zee Café HD on its direct-to-home TV platform. With the latest addition, the operator offers 48 HD channels. The company, which currently has the highest number of high definition channels, recently added Ten Golf HD to its bouquet. Shows available on the new channel include Pretty Little Liars, Two And A [...]

Dish TV adds Gemporia TV on its platform

Dish TV has added a new shopping channel, Gemporia TV, to its platform. Gemporia TV is dedicated to gems and jewellery shopping. With the latest addition, Dish TV has 500 channel; with nine catering exclusively to shopping. The Essel Group-backed direct-to-home company has the highest number of TV channels among the DTH providers in India. [...]

DTH subscriptions in India up 18% in year to 2Q15

Digital satellite television subscriptions in India reached over 52.8 million at the end of June, 2015, an increase of 18% year-on-year, according to latest data from Dataxis Intelligence service. India is driving digital TV growth in the SAARC region. Latest numbers from Dataxis Intelligence show that direct-to-home subscription base was up from 44.7 million in [...]

Dish TV introduces VOD movie service ‘DishFlix’

Dish TV has launched a new video-on-demand service called DishFlix. The Direct-to-Home service provider says that its VOD platform doesnt require an internet connection and that users can access content via their set-top boxes. According to Dish TV, subscribers will have to purchase a device called DishFlix box for INR5,990 and pay INR100 a month [...]

Dish TV takes its ‘Zing’ to Kerala

Dish TV has launched its regional direct-to-home TV  brand Zing in Kerala. The move is expected to strengthen the DTH service providers position in the Southern states. Zing is already present in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. The DTH arm now aims to expand in Kerala by giving its subscribers 150+ channels coupled with 27 [...]

Dish TV to introduce Zing in Kerala

Dish TV is launching its sub-brand, Zing, in Kerala to expand its presence in South India. Zing is already available in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu. Kerala will be open to the digital addressable system in Phases III and IV. Zing plans to rollout services in the state before the DAS deadline on 31 [...]

Dish TV Q1 profits reach INR542 million

Dish TV India, the direct-to-home arm of the Essel Group, reported a net profit of INR542 million for the quarter that ended June, 2015. The growth during the period was attributed to HD channels uptake as well as expansion of Dishs regional offering, Zing. “Zing contributed around 22 per cent of our total sales and [...]