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NBTC says TV networks no longer required to broadcast dual

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will meet Tuesday to consider lifting its earlier announcement requiring television networks to broadcast their programming on dual frequencies, digital and analog. NBTC chairman Colonel Natee Sukonrat said the meeting Tuesday would reach a decision to no longer require TV networks to also transmit analog programming alongside digital […]Read More

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Thai TV Channels Fined For Airing Hit TV Series ‘Dexter’

BANGKOK — Thailand’s media-regulating body says it has fined three private TV channels for airing the critically acclaimed American TV series “Dexter” because the show is too “violent.” Col. Natee Sukolrat, deputy chairman of the NBTC, was quoted by Daily News as saying that Dexter has violated Article 37 of the 2008 Broadcasting Act, which […]Read More

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NBTC settles the price range of top-box and antenna at

BANGKOK, 13 May 2014, (NNT) – The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has set the range of set-top box price at 1,670 – 1,680 baht, significantly lower than that offered abroad. According to NBTC’s head Natee Sukonrat, the commission came up with the decision after the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Research and Development Fund for […]Read More

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Digital TV to be introduced to Bangkok and surrounding areas

BANGKOK, 26 July 2013 (NNT)-The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has disclosed that 28 TV channels will broadcast digitally in Bangkok and its vicinity by the end of this year. According to Chairman of NBTC’s broadcasting committee Natee Sukonrat, of the 28 digital channels, 4 will be provided publicly while the remainder will be […]Read More

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NBTC claims digital TV will be ready for the public

BANGKOK, 25th July 2013 (NNT) – National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) Vice President Dr.Natee Sukonrat stated that Digital TV corporate licenses have been issued to the four main entrepreneurs and system tests will take place at the end of August 2013 along with the distribution of Set Top Boxes. The bidding for Thailand’s digital […]Read More

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Thailand’s first digital TV system to be launched this year

BANGKOK, 24 May 2012 (NNT) – The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has selected DVB-T2 as the standard for Thailand’s digital television broadcasting, expecting the system to be up and running within this year. As part of the “Go Digital Thailand” project, the Cabinet approved the NBTC’s proposal to use DVB-T2 as the system […]Read More

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NBTC ready to trial digital broadcasting within this year

BANGKOK, 13 February 2012 (NNT) – Thailand’s National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) is prepared to trial the digital television broadcasting system within this year. NBTC Broadcasting Committee Chairman Colonel Natee Sukolrat said by switching from analog broadcasting to the digital signal in compliance with the draft spectrum management and telecommunications master plans, high-definition images […]Read More

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Revolution looms for Thai digital television

The spectrum-management and broadcasting master plans will drastically change the landscape of the Thai television industry with up to 100 digital-TV channels being available for public viewing in the near future. The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission aims to grant digital terrestrial TV broadcasting licences late this year and expects to see the number of […]Read More