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Archive: April 2012 (X)

  • The concept of “coopertition”, or cooperative competition, has long been an element of many different industrial sectors and certainly not a trend unknown in the satellite industry. While NSR has long predicted an increase in partnerships and cooperative deals between FSS operators as an alternative to outright consolidation in the industry, a recent string of deals in Asia underscores this trend.One of the interesting issues driving increased cooperation, as pointed out during the Asia…