Euro 2012: English Commentary on GMM Grammy

For the record: I wrote, in a earlier post, that the GMM Grammy Euro 2012 broadcast doesn’t offer English-language commentary. But it does. Simply click the button labeled “audio,” near the bottom of the remote*, two or three times to alternate between Thai and English. Thanks to @tonygjordan for the tip. (*The remote and AV […]

More on Thailand, TrueVisions, and Euro 2012

To follow up on my earlier post: I have a story today at the WSJ‘s Southeast Asia Real Time blog that sums up the situation. It begins: The UEFA Euro 2012 football tournament in Poland and Ukraine kicked off Friday. In the run-up to the kickoff, though, the discussion among many fans in soccer-mad Thailand […]

TrueVisions Subscribers and Euro 2012 Games

The Bangkok Post reports today: Cable television operator TrueVisions has failed to resolve its dispute with Euro 2012 Football Championship broadcast rights holder GMM Grammy. About 2 million True subscribers saw Euro 2012 broadcasts from Channel 3, Channel 5 and Modernine TV cancelled last night during the tournament’s opening match between Poland and Greece at […]