IMDA


Regulate to accumulate

Singaporean regulator the Media Development Authority merged with the country’s information-communications body this year. Having taken a delegation of local companies to MIPCOM, Gabriel Lim, chief executive of new entity the IMDA, explains the vision for the organisation, why Netflix is welcome in Singapore, and how international companies can thrive there One Animation, Monstrou Studio, […]

Singtel fined by regulator

Singtel has been fined S$145,000 (US$101,577) for two incidents in which a group of channels on its IPTV platform went dark. The pay TV platform faced the censure after one-hour-plus outages affecting the group of channels. The local communications regulator, the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), duly investigated and levied the fine. Technical problems were […]