Satcaster to help develop direct-to-home b'casting
HONG KONG — News Corp.’s Asian satcaster Star TV will participate in a consortium to develop direct-to-home satellite broadcasting in South Korea.
Company, tentatively named Korea Satellite Broadcasting Corp., will apply to the Korean broadcasting commission for a license to launch the service.
Other members of the joint venture include Dacom Satellite Multimedia System and SK Telecom.
Financial details of the agreement have not yet been made public.