29 Jun '11, 6am

StarHub Cable subscribers, you have been warned--expect your August bill onwards to amount to slightly more than usual.

StarHub Cable subscribers, you have been warned--expect your August bill onwards to amount to slightly more than usual.

Starhub is raising its home cable television rates for the first time in four years to cope with rising content … Subscribers of StarHub 's residential cable TV service will be paying $2 more (before GST) per monthly subscription from 1 Aug this year, regardless of how many channels they have signed up for. The rate revision, which affects both existing and new subscribers, will help the second-biggest telecommunications firm in Singapore cope with rising content costs. "We have managed to hold our prices for the last four years, but we are unable to continue absorbing the increased costs," said Iris Wee, StarHub's vice-president for home solutions and content. Earlier this May, it was reported that StarHub's pay-TV revenue dipped 9.9 percent to S$91.6 million mainly due to the lower pricing and smaller subscriber base for the firm's sports programmes. Last year, StarHub l...

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