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Movistar TV Argentina
| Anabelia Horbuz | October 23rd, 2018
Telefónica has launched its new pay TV service in Argentina, under the Movistar TV brand, in cities with FTTH coverage. The offer includes two plans with 90 basic channels, Premium content, VOD service and direct access to Netflix. The company is offering a promotion with a 40% discount for 12 months. In this way, the Spanish telco makes its first steps into the pay TV market where it will compete with Cablevisión-Telecom, the country's largest operator. The launch is part of the opening of ...

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