The Meeting of National Television and Radio Council was held on 19 October 2018.At the meeting implementation of the requirements of legislation in the field of television and radio broadcasting by media providers was discussed. At the same time, the application for obtaining of license for satellite broadcasting via encrypted devices submitted to NTRC by “Caspian Group” LLC was considered. It was found out that the rights of transmission of DIGITURK audiovisual content in the territory of Azerbaijan are belonging to “Caspian Group” LLC according to the distribution contract between “Caspian Group” LLC and “KREA Content Services and Production” JSC (Turkey) signed on 3 August 2018. Therefore, “Caspian Group” LLC was granted termless license for satellite transmission via encrypted devices of foreign television and radio channels.
At the meeting the administrative investigation started against “Roberts Café” LLC was also discussed and its license for satellite transmission via encrypted devices of foreign television and radio channels was revoked.