A Nigerian satellite TV channel has been fined £25,000 after a programme invited viewers to order “free miracle spring water”.
An assessment by the regulator Ofcom has found there is not a significant risk that the BBC’s involvement in Britbox would change the relationship with its public service activities.
The BBC can move forward with plans to extend the length of time that programmes are made available on the BBC iPlayer, Ofcom has confirmed.
Half of all adults in the United Kingdom now use social media to keep up to date on the latest news.
The Chinese state broadcaster CGTN has hired Nick Pollard, a former board member of the UK regulator Ofcom.
Ofcom has published a series of measures to ensure Public Service Broadcasters remain easy to find.
Ofcom has provisionally concluded that the BBC can go ahead with planned changes to the BBC iPlayer.
Sharon White, the chief executive of the UK communications regulator Ofcom, is to leave at the end of the year.
Ofcom is bringing in new regulations that will require TV, broadband and phone providers to inform customers when their contract is coming to an end.
Bavarian media authority BLM has granted AETN UK Germany the permission to operate 14 international thematic TV channels.