Regulation & Policy News - In Brief

Regulation & Policy

- On 15 May 2012, Reporters Without Borders condemned the raid carried out by the Egyptian police two days before on the Iranian Arabic-language satellite TV station Al-Alam.

- A broadcasting agreement, where the SABC will carry all the games for the national soccer teams for three years, has been reached in principle between the SABC and SAFA. The agreement will be presented to the boards of the SABC and SAFA respectively to get their approval. The details of the contract will be made public, once both boards have approved the deal. The parties envisage signing the contract during the second week of May 2012.