On Thursday, 02 October 2003, ICASA announced the names of the successful applicants for 4-year community radio licences in Gauteng. A total of 13 community radio licences were granted in Gauteng and brings to an end a long process that…view full article
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.