Blog Archives

Response to Invitation of Expression of Interest in Using the Spectrum in 26GHz and 28GHz Bands for the Provision of 5th Generation Mobile Services (Communications Authority of Hong Kong)

Comments by the Asia-Pacific Satellite Communications Council (ASPCC), CASBAA, the EMEA Satellite Operators’ Association (ESOA) and the Global VSAT Forum (GVF) on the Communication Authority of Hong Kong’s call for expression of interest on using the spectrum in 26 GHz and 28 GHz bands for the provision of 5th generation mobile services.


Cracking Down on Digital Piracy – FACT Report

This report produced by FACT, the UK’s leading intellectual property protection organisation, provides an overview of digital piracy, and how it is carried out in the UK and around the rest of the world.

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ISD Briefing

Produced by CASBAA, the Motion Picture Association of America and Sky, this report gives a general overview of Illicit Streaming Devices.

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Comments on MIC’s Concept for 5G Systems and Spectrum in the Millimeter-Wave Bands

A joint industry submission to the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC), commenting on the MIC’s open notice on 5G communications systems and their spectrum in the Millimeter-Wave bands. The submission highlights the important role satellite technologies will play in the future 5G ecosystem, and recommends that the MIC consider spectrum requirements for all parts of the future 5G ecosystem, not just the needs of the terrestrial mobile sector.


CASBAA Comments on Ease of Doing Business in Broadcasting

On July 31st, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued a consultation paper on the “Ease of Doing Business in the Broadcasting Sector.” The following document is CASBAA’s response to this consultation. The comments made in CASBAA’s submission focus on two sub-sectors of the consultation: issues related to satellite TV channels; and, issues related to DTH/Teleports/HITS.

Download CASBAA Comments on Ease of Doing Business in Broadcasting here.