Debating ownership & control

February 14, 2004

ICASA Position Paper – Ownership and Control January 2004

The ICASA Position Paper 2004 set out ICASA’s proposals around changing ownership and control regulations in the country. Industry argued that the regulations were too stringent […]
March 1, 2009

Ownership and control – an international perspective – Toby Mendel March 2010

Canadian broadcasting expert Toby Mendel assisted the SOS Coalition with some research on ownership and control issues from an international perspective. Mendel comments on ICASA’s Ownership […]
February 19, 2010

SOS Submission – ICASA – Ownership and Control – 19 Feb 2010

In response to ICASA’s Discussion Paper on ownership and control issues, SOS submitted its views. SOS stated that it was important that ICASA took as its […]
May 6, 2010

SOS Oral Submission – ICASA – Ownership and Control – 6 May 2010

The SOS Coalition made an oral submission to ICASA on the 6th of May 2010. The submission looked at a number of issues including international limitations […]
May 28, 2010

SOS Submission – Additional Comments – ICASA – Ownership and Control – 28 May 2010

After the oral hearings SOS was given the opportunity to submit further written proposals to ICASA. SOS clarified a number of the positions it put forward […]
May 25, 2014
TVIEC march to the SABC - 4 June 2009 (Picture: Marc Schwinges)

Ministerial Instability and ICT Fragmentation Offer South Africa No Good Story to Tell

Ministerial Instability and ICT Fragmentation Offer South Africa No Good Story to Tell SOS Coalition notes with concern the President’s creation of a new Ministry of […]