The Presidnecy recently hosted a National Consultation on “marking 10 years of freedom/democracy”. On April 27, 2004 the country will celebrate the tenth anniversary of democracy in South Africa.
The consultation was seen as an opportunity…
ICASA launched Discussion Papers on Regional Television (“RTV”) and Local Television (“LTV”) on 22 August 2003. ICASA said that the inquiry has been separated into two as issues that are being investigated are different and for licensing…view full article
The DoC hosted a National Workshop on its programme production strategy for Community Radio in Midrand on 26 & 27 August 2003. The workshop is part of an consultative process to align the programme with the needs of the Community Radio…view full article
At a launch held at the KPMG offices in Johannesburg on Thursday, 30 July 2003, the MDDA announced the appointment of Ms Libby Lloyd as CEO. Ms Lloyd is a former ICASA Councillor and consultant. The NAB congratulates Ms Lloyd on her…view full article
On 17 and 18 July 2003, the Department of Communications hosted a convergence colloquium which looked at the policy and other issues arising from the convergence between telecommunications, broadcasting and information technology.
ICASA gave notice in Government Notice 2046 of 25 July 2003 of the draft Terrestrial Broadcast Frequency Plan for 2003. The draft frequency plan is published in terms of section 31(2)(c) of the IBA Act, 1993. The notice invites public…view full article
On 25 July 2003 ICASA released its position paper and regulations on Sports Broadcasting Rights. The position paper and regulations are the result of a Parliamentary directive through section 30(7) of the Broadcasting Act, 1999. ICASA…view full article