07.55 Europe/London, August 24, 2011 By Robert Briel

CASBAA has announced that Google, along with Indonesian media platform Skynindo and Australian telco and information services provider Telstra, have joined CASBAA as corporate members.

Also newly signed to CASBAA’s corporate roster are Bollywood content provider Hungama Digital Media and Australia-based satellite services provider NewSat, along with technology company ALi Corporation of Taiwan.

Additionally, long standing CASBAA member, Encompass Digital Media, has upgraded its participation to patron status.

“As technology advances, the association has taken on a larger role in the promotion of digital solutions for the multichannel TV industry,” said Simon Twiston Davies, CEO, CASBAA, in a statement. “In line with the remit to ‘inform, represent and connect’ 130 organisations to governments, platforms and market makers across 16 Asian jurisdictions, CASBAA is also committed to promoting digital media in its many forms and formats.”