Telkom and others awarded pay-TV concessions

13 Sep 2007

Telkom South Africa has been awarded a pay-TV licence by the country’s communications regulator ICASA. Three other firms – Hosken Consolidated Investments, Walking On Water and OnDigital – were also granted concessions; 18 companies had originally applied for licences. Telkom says its media division expects to launch commercial pay-TV services within 12-18 months, Telecompaper reports.

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