Regulation & Policy - In Brief

Regulation & Policy

- A court should review the times TopTV intends to broadcast pornographic material, the Justice Alliance of South Africa (Jasa) said on Friday. The group filed papers with the Western Cape high court in an attempt to stop the channel from airing pornographic material from 1 December 2013; source: Techcentral

- The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) issued “Minimum Technical Requirements and Specifications for Set Top Boxes and Integrated Digital Television Receivers”. The revised technical requirements and specifications are attached here.

- The government of Mauritania is working on DTT transition. Basic policies have been released and CFI provided a training in digital technology.