Category: DTT

RT en Español joins Televiva network

Russian news channel RT en Español is now available 24/7 on Televivas 21.11 channel in the state of Texas, United States. Thanks to the Televiva digital platform, more than 2.4 million households in Texas biggest city, Houston, as well as residents of Galveston and Pasadena, now have access to RT. Now Spanish speakers in the [...]

Analog TV users will have channels with same number on DTT

Peruvian Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) proposed to make some modifications to the Master Plan for the Implementation of Digital Terrestrial Television in the country. The ministry specifically proposes to make changes in articles 3, 9 and 15, “with the objective that the process be carried out in an orderly manner, with absolute transparency [...]

Argentina renews DTT deal with RT

Russian TV network RT will continue to be available on the DTT platform in Argentina. Its executives renewed the distribution deal until 2022. The signing ceremony was attended by Russian president Vladimir Putin and Argentine president Mauricio Macri. RT was the first foreign broadcaster to be carried by TDA (Television Digital Abierta- Open Digital Television). [...]

Peru TV improves its DTT signal and plans the international cannel launching in HD after new deal with Intelsat

Peruvian public channel Peru TV, part of the Instituto Nacional de Radio y Televisión, resign their contract with satellite Company Intelsat in order to bring quality and range over the Peruvian territory for their DTT channel, and also settle facing the launching of their international signal in high definition. Locally, Peru TV continues using Intelsat [...]

Panama: retailers to stop selling analog TVs in 2019

Starting in April 2019, all TV sets sold in Panama will have to include a DVB-T tuner. The announcement was made by Roberto Meana Meléndez, General Administrator of the National Authority of Public Services (Asep), during a meeting with journalists. “This type of action will bring us closer to continuing to monitor the development of [...]

Ecuador: Three out of ten homes have digital TV set

According to data from Ecuadors Telecommunications Ministry (Mintel), published by El Comercio, currently only three out of ten households have a TV set with digital technology. The new plan for the country’s migration to DTT, which was presented on September 19, established that the analog switch-off will begin in 2020 and will end in 2023. [...]

Ecuador to switch off analog TV by 2023

Ecuadors telecommunications ministry has presented a new master plan for the transition to DTT in the country. The analog switch off will be conducted gradually, starting in 2020 and ending in December 2023. The plan was presented on Wednesday, September 19, by the Minister of Telecommunications, Guillermo León. It will be carried out following three [...]