Chinese Firm to Manufacture DTH Set top boxes and DTH TV equipments in Pakistan
Chinese companies will soon provide digital DTH television set top box and DTH TV equipment in Pakistan. Building a production unit in Pakistan for the best set top box, satellite DVR, dth TV products and digital cable TV products in Pakistan. The Chinese company - Telecast-tech company specialized in the production of digital cable TV equipment CATV, analog TV systems, and payment systems MMDS is visiting Pakistan these days to set up their manufacturing unit.
Representatives of the company hold meetings with government officials, including thePakistan electronic media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) Chairman, Absar Alam. PEMRA is selling out the DTH licenses in Pakistan and hopes to auction three licenses for DTH television at the end of November 2016. PEMRA said on Tuesday that 16 companies have shortlisted for the license and the auction is to take place during the last week in November 2016. PEMRA is also in the process of digitizing the cableTV network in the country and has asked the cable network operators to start the digital cable TV network as soon as possible. An earlier period of May 30, 2016, was established for the complete digitization of the cable television network in the country, but after the request of thecable TV operator the deadline was postponed. According to PEMRA, the Chinese company sought to build the support of the agency in their production facility in Pakistan, to which Absar Alam provided all possible support but asked the delegation a more detailed proposal for the correct reading to be submitted. Thus with the help of Chinese company Pakistan will soon have its own direct to home TV service and there will be no need for Pak people to illegally use the Indian DTH services.