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RS refuses to budge on World Cup plan

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The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) is insisting that all 64 matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup be broadcast on free TV channels in accordance with the must-have rule. 

The regulation requires companies holding broadcast rights for the FIFA World Cup, SEA Games, Asean Games, Asean ParaGames, Paralympics and Olympic Games to let matches air on free TV.

RS Plc subsidiary RS International Broadcasting and Sport Management won the broadcast rights for World Cup 2014.

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