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Unformatted text preview: ur categories of television programme services, it is reasonable for the audience to expect more stringent standards for protection of minors and public morality. 5. Domestic pay television programme services are intended or available for reception by the public, on payment, whether periodically or otherwise, of a subscription in Hong Kong; they are intended or available for reception by an audience of more than 5,000 specified premises and primarily target Hong Kong. Given that subscription is voluntary and is by choice, and that the provision of a television programme service locking device is a mandatory requirement, sufficient safeguards are in place so as to allow a more relaxed regulatory regime for its content. Domestic pay television programme services are therefore subject to a less stringent control. 6. Non-domestic television programme services cover television programme services which do not primarily target Hong Kong. Such services are either (i) intended or available for reception by the public free of charge in Hong Kong or on payment, whether periodically or otherwise, of a subscription in Hong Kong; or (ii) neither intended nor available for reception by the public free of charge in Hong Kong or on payment, whether periodically or otherwise, of a subscription in Hong Kong. Television programme service locking devices ar...
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