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Via Satellite Magazine Asia Edition 2016 Cover

Pay-TV and Broadcast Snapshots in Asia

At the Media Partners Asia (MPA) Asia Pacific Pay-TV Operators Summit in Bali, Indonesia, stakeholders from across the broadcast landscape will assess the latest state of the market. Asia remains full of fascinating opportunities for broadcast and pay-TV services; the question is: what will happen next?

By | May 2, 2016

Mark Holmes Photo

Ultra-HD in Asia Points to Strong Future Ahead for Satellite Players

Editor’s note for the Asia 2016 edition of Via Satellite.

By | May 2, 2016

Tim Parsons CEO Delta-V Australia

Australia: Watch This Space

Australia is gearing up to become an important space player in the global industry.

By | May 2, 2016

Alan Crisp NSR

2016: A Key Inflection Point for Ultra-HD

While there have been specific factors at play that have spearheaded the new format in South Korea and Japan, Ultra-HD growth in the region is expected to be replicated at a macro level with the rest of the world. This trend will commence in Western Europe — with its large number of test broadcasts — […]

By | May 2, 2016


Stepping up the Combative Strategy

Intentional jamming in the Middle East has declined steadily in the last couple of years. However, new mitigation technologies are on their way as the industry braces for a more contested environment.

By | November 4, 2015


Operators Optimistic About African Growth Market Prospects

With many un-connected communities, as well as emerging middle classes wanting pay-TV services, the opportunities for satellite companies are plentiful in Africa. We talk to some key operators in the market about where they see the opportunities in the market.

By | November 4, 2015


Not for the Faint-Hearted — Opportunities on the Last True Frontier Continent

Conversations about the African telecommunications landscape today should focus on two major factors: connectivity, and purchasing power. With a rapidly growing population expected to reach 2.5 billion by midcentury, the African continent remains one of the most unconnected places on Earth, with pockets of 4G around relatively well-developed cities floating in a sea of backward […]

By , | November 4, 2015

Mark Holmes Photo

Will WRC-2015 Cast a Shadow over AfricaCom This Year?

Editor’s note for Via Satellite Middle East and Africa 2015

By | November 4, 2015

Via Satellite magazine Middle East & Africa 2015 cover

Africa: The Land of Pay-TV Opportunity

With accelerated mobile penetration and more OTT offerings coming to market, the future for satellite is far from assured in Africa. Pay-TV could develop in some interesting ways over the next few years.

By | November 4, 2015

Hong Kong

Satellite Players Search for New Frontiers in Asia

Asia is a mix of local operators competing against the likes of Intelsat, Eutelsat and SES among others that have also targeted the region for growth. There are a number of big DTH markets in the region such

By | April 28, 2015

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