Tag Archives: A+E Networks

IFT approves Disney-Fox merger in Mexico with its sports channels sale

Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) approved the agreement between Walt Disney and 21st Century Fox entertainment assets for USD 71 billion, with the condition that both companies agree to sell Fox Sports channels and programming rights in Mexico. Information was given by newspaper El Financiero, which mentions two people with knowledge of the situation. Disney expects [...]

Pay TV networks to launch online skinny bundle in the U.S

A+E Networks, Viacom, Discovery, Scripps and AMC Networks are teaming up to launch a new streaming bundle with linear channels that will not include sports content. Subscription will cost less than USD 20 a month, according to the Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter. The new package will be called Philo, like the [...]

A&E and Lifetime launched their TV Everywhere platforms in Latin America

  According to what NexTV News Latam could find out, programmer A+E Networks has already available the new A&E Play and Lifetime Play TV Everywhere platforms in Latin America for customers of Dish (MVS) in Mexico, Tigo (Millicom) in Paraguay, Movistar (Telefonica) in Peru and Oi in Brazil.   Despite not having a launch announcement, [...]

La productora Vice anunció negociaciones para lanzar una cadena de TV paga en LatinoaméricaVice announces negotiations to launch a Pay-TV network in Latin America

La productora de contenidos estadounidense Vice anunció a través de su CEO, Shane Smith, que se encuentra en negociaciones para lanzar una agresiva expansión a la TV paga en Latinoamérica, Europa y los Estados Unidos. Vice produce un programa con HBO, una señal propia en Canadá en asociación con el operador de TV por cable [...]