In this paragraph and paragraph 1(h) —
“broadcasting service” has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Broadcasting Act (Cap. 28);
“news activity” means —
(a) the gathering of news, or the preparation or compilation of articles or programmes of or concerning news, observations on news, or current affairs, for the purposes of dissemination to the public or any section of the public; or
(b) the dissemination, to the public or any section of the public, of any article or programme of or concerning —
(i) news;
(ii) observations on news; or
(iii) current affairs;
“news organisation” means —
(a) any organisation —
(i) the business of which consists, in whole or in part, of news activity carried out in relation to a relevant broadcasting service, a newswire service or the publication of a newspaper; and
(ii) which, if the organisation publishes a newspaper in Singapore within the meaning of section 8(1) of the Newspaper and Printing Presses Act (Cap. 206), is required to be a newspaper company within the meaning of Part III of that Act; or
(b) any organisation which provides a broadcasting service in or from Singapore and holds a broadcasting licence granted under section 8 of the Broadcasting Act;
“newspaper” has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Newspaper and Printing Presses Act;
“relevant broadcasting service” means any of the following licensable broadcasting services within the meaning of the Broadcasting Act:
(a) Free-to-air nationwide television services;
(b) Free-to-air localised television services;
(c) Free-to-air international television services;
(d) Subscription nationwide television services;
(e) Subscription localised television services;
(f) Subscription international television services;
(g) Special interest television services;
(h) Free-to-air nationwide radio services;
(i) Free-to-air localised radio services;
(j) Free-to-air international radio services;
(k) Subscription nationwide radio services;
(l) Subscription localised radio services;
(m) Subscription international radio services;
(n) Special interest radio services.