The authority of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory known as (PEMRA) is still occupied with conference process on the Direct to Home PEMRA DTH licenses and at the end of the day fizzled on Wednesday to declare the offering plan that was initially arranged in December 2015 yet was postponed.
Still No More PEMRA DTH License – PEMRA Is Not Responding Positively
The Authority chose to devise an extensive arrangement in a joint effort with the Ministry of Interior and Federal Board of Revenue to make Direct to Home (DTH) venture a win.
PEMRA, around six months back delayed the Direct to Home (DTH) offering toward the end time after Absar Alam was named Chairman of the Authority.
PEMRA’s 112th Authority meeting held Wednesday at its Headquarters with Absar Alam in the Chair to audit suggestions of the board of trustees involving PEMRA officers concerning DTH Licensing in Pakistan.
The Authority was informed about the result of the open conference process started by PEMRA versus DTH Licensing on certain issues and had itemized exchanges.
While considering upon DTH Licensing administration in Pakistan, the Authority communicated grave worry over the danger of illicit DTH being sold in the nation and prescribed, the prompt crackdown against the same.
PEMRA had deferred the Direct to Home (DTH) offering only three days in front of closeout in Dec 2015
It was chosen that a complete arrangement might be formulated by the Ministry of Interiors and Federal Board of Revenue to make DTH Project a win. PEMRA is additionally looked for the contribution of the overall population/partners on different matters identified with DTH Licensing process.
As indicated by PEMRA, to advance, augment and give a more extensive decision to the general population of Pakistan, it plans to allow up to three non-select Direct-to-Home (DTH) Distribution Service Licenses to organizations joined in Pakistan.
The DTH licenses will be issued through a focused offering process under Section 19 of the PEMRA Ordinance.
Yet, the topic of when is still to be replied.