Category: DTH

Telecom Argentina ends TuVes Paraguay acquisition process

As reported by Telecom Argentina in its Q3 2019 quarterly results report, the company confirmed it has acquired a 30% of the Paraguayan DTH operator TuVes shareholding package. This way, the agreement ran in 2017 was completed, whereby Telecom Argentina, through is Paraguayan subsidiary Nucleo, had acquired TuVes in a 70%.  TuVes provides telecommunications and [...]

Axesat and CETel merge and create AXESS Networks

Supported by Akisom Group Limited, Latin American based Axesat and German-based CETel, are combining  to create AXESS Networks, to address the needs and offer solutions to the enterprise satellite communications industry. AXESS global infrastructure, recognized by  the WTA (World Teleport Association), operates three main teleports located in Germany, Mexico and Colombia, and alternative teleports in [...]

DirecTV and ESPN develops US Open expanded coverage for Latin America

DTH DirecTV announced it is suggesting a new way of living the US Open, fourth and final 2019 seasons Grand Slam. From next Monday, August 26th, and during the first five days, DirecTV and ESPN are presenting US Open Mix, which will offer an extended coverage of what happens at the Flushing Meadows Park courts, [...]

DirecTV airs special production to commemorate Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

OnDirecTV, channel available for all DirecTV subscribers in Latin America, announced it will broadcast the documentary Woodstock: three days that defined a generation today, which aims to tell the story of the mythical festival that brought together more than half a million fans and some of the greatests artists of all times over three days.  [...]

Argentine football club Talleres de Cordoba joins DirecTV’s programming grid

DTH DirecTV reported today that it will partner with the Argentine football club Talleres in a new stage of its institutional, social and sports project through a commercial agreement that, apart from allowing DirecTV to be at the clubs official clothing at one of the main brands, it also includes programming contents and benefits for [...]

Atrescine joins DirecTV’s offer in Latin America

Atrescine, TV channel focused on broadcasting cinematographic contents from Spain and aimed to reach the Hispanic market, announced it will be aired in Latin America through DTH operator DirectTV, on its 1519 channel (HD). The TV channels catalog includes more than 7 thousand feature films, including some that date from the 1950s and 1960s, and [...]

Ultra DTH to launch TV platform across the Caribbean and the Andean region

Ultra DTH has ran a multiyear and multi-transponder agreement agreement with Eutelsat Americas -Eutelsat Communications subsidiary-, for capacity on the Eutelsat 65 West A satellite to support the launch of a white label DTH platform across the Caribbean and the Andean region. Channels agregation, encoding and ground infrastructure will be provided by United Teleports.  Headquartered [...]

StarTV adds HBO Go to its content catalog in Mexico

The Mexican DTH StarTV announced the incorporation of HBO Go to its contents. The launch is StarTV’s first effort to incorporate OTT content to its catalog. The company also added the Claro Sports catalog to its content offering. Subscribers with HBO Max on demand or with our Universo package can access HBO Go from June [...]

StarTV adds Claro Sports catalog into its programming grid

Mexican DTH StarTV announced that the Latin American sports content channel Claro Sports is joining its programming grid, on channel 515 for all of Mexico. According to the company, the content will be available in the Cosmo package, which is part of its offer, and includes 85 TV channels for USD 14.5. Some of the [...]