National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission

Netflix, Amazon face Asia regulation

Netflix and other OTT operators will be subject to much of the same regulation as traditional broadcasters in Thailand if recommendations from a new report are implemented. Thailand’s National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) commissioned Time Consulting to examine the regulation of free and paid-for TV streaming services. Thai newspaper The Nation quotes from the […]

Fox suing Thai bank for $71m over channel fees

Fox Networks Group Asia has begun legal action against Thailand’s largest bank, alleging it is owed more than US$70 million in channel licensing payments. Fox’s Asian arm claims the Bangkok Bank has failed to honour two separate bank guarantees that secured payment for distribution of Fox channels on Thai pay TV operators GMM Grammy and […]