New pay TV service applies for channels in South Africa

Walking on Water Television (WoWtv) has applied to the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa for 19 video channels and 8 radio channels.

The application was lodged in terms of regulation 3 of the Subscription Broadcasting Services Regulations 2006, said Icasa.

Interested parties have 14 working days to lodge written representations, counted from the date the notice was published in the Government Gazette – 22 June 2015.

Icasa explained that WoWtv will then be given 14 working days to respond to any submissions.

The channels WoWtv applied to broadcast are summarised in the table below.

Channel Category Origin country Language
Video
RTL Television General entertainment Germany German
RTL2 General entertainment Germany German
SAT.1 General entertainment Germany German
ProSieben General entertainment Germany German
Kabeleins General entertainment Germany German
VOX General entertainment Germany German
Puis 4 Austria General entertainment Austria German
ProSieben MAXX General entertainment & documentary Germany German
DW-TV 24-German General entertainment, Infotainment & News Germany German
Sixx General entertainment Germany German
Super RTL General entertainment, Youth & Children programming Germany German
Jukebox Music programming Germany German
n-tv News, Infotainment and Documentary Germany German
FOX Sports Sports prgramming Ireland English, French, later German
EuroNews News programming France German
Auto Motor und Sports Channel Car sports programming Germany German
Fix und Foxi TV Youth & Children programming Germany German
N24 News, Infotainment and Documentary Germany German
Satelio Info & Event Channel Self information and event based programming Germany German
Radio
Antenne Bayern Radio programming, Hits 80’s,90’s and today Germany German
Klassik Radio Radio programming, Classic and Chillout Germany German
Rock Antenne Radio programming, Classic and Modern Rock Germany German
Radio Paloma Radio programming, German Schlager Germany German
Radio ffn Radio programming, Hits 80’s,90’s and today Germany German
Hitradio Namibia Radio programming, Hits 80’s,90’s and today Namibia German
harmony fm Radio programming, hits from 70’s, 80’s,90’s and today Germany German
Sunshine Live Radio programming, electronic beats Germany German

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