Regulators will advise pay-TV operators by letter that they are to be prohibited from carrying Channel 3's analogue signal.
It may take 15 days from Sept 3 before the ban takes effect, said Supinya Klangnarong, a member of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission's broadcasting committee, after a meeting with representatives from Channel 3 and 24 digital-TV operators on Wednesday.
In the interim, Channel 3's analogue broadcasts will remain on pay-TV platform so viewers will not be affected, said Col Natee Sakonrat, chairman of the committee.
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