Hundreds of illegal Dreambox users have had their premium Asian entertainment channels cut off, it was confirmed yesterday (November 2).
Officials at satellite television broadcaster, Pehla, said the switch to new Viaccess technology had b
Thousands of Dreambox users in Bahrain only have about a month left before they will be permanently cut off from all premium Asian entertainment channels, said a top official.
'Pehla had earlier switched to new Viaccess platform during
Asian satellite broadcaster Pehla has pulled the plug on illegal broadcasts of its channels in Bahrain.
New encryption technology introduced on Saturday means Dreambox customers will no longer be able to see a number of channels, including
Pirate satellite broadcasters and their customers in Bahrain are being dealt another major blow, with Asian programme provider Pehla switching to new encryption technology in a matter of weeks.
It is following in the footsteps of UAE broad
Orbit Showtime Network (OSN) has confirmed its programmes would no longer be available on Dreambox from Sunday.
It said an initiative to roll out a new platform with a secure conditional access system and deploying a new state-of-the-art s
Pirate satellite broadcasters and their customers in Bahrain could be dealt a major blow as one of the region's biggest satellite services switches to new technology to cut off illegal suppliers.
Thousands of Dreambox users will no lon
Illegal satellite users outnumber legitimate subscribers in Bahrain by five to one, according to the region's largest subscription-based provider.
The extent of illegal Dreambox usage is so severe that it is forcing broadcasting giant Orb
The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority in Bahrain has instructed all Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the kingdom to shut down the DYN DNS service, a Batelco statement said.
This service allows customers to access fee-charging sate