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Court suspends MLB broadcasts in the Dominican Republic

A court of first instance suspended, temporarily, the broadcasts of the major leagues in the Dominican Republic, available through Altice, until a legal dispute between the MLB and the Telemicro group, former owner of the rights, is resolved. In March this year, MLB announced an agreement with Altice, which in turn handed transferred the TV [...]

Altice acquires rights to broadcast MLB games in Dominican Republic

Altice Dominicana has reached an agreement with Major League Baseball (MLB) to broadcast all the games on free-to-air and pay TV. According to Rafael Pérez, representative of MLB in the country, “the Dominican Republic has the largest number of active MLB players outside the United States than in any other territory, therefore it has one [...]

Altice seeks to sell Dominican Republic unit

Altice is planning to sell its telecoms network in the Dominican Republic as it seeks to reduce its debt (USD 59 billion) and improve its performance, Financial Times reported, citing three sources. The sale process is still in the early stages and plans could change, one of the people said. A spokesman for Altice declined [...]

Altice to Integrate Netflix in Dominican Republic

Altice announced that it has signed a multiyear partnership with Netflix to make the streaming platforms content available to its customers in Dominican Republic, Portugal, France and Israel. France will be the first Altice territory to launch Netflix. The rollout will advance to other countries through 2017. In Dominican Republic, Altice owns pay TV system [...]

Altice to adopt unified global brand

Telecommunications company Altice announced a new unified global strategy, which includes the establishment of one unified global group with one single brand: Altice. It is expected that all commercial brands will have completed the transition process by the end of the second quarter of 2018. The Altice name, brand and new logo will replace the [...]

Altice acquires online advertising platform Teads

Telecommunications company Altice, which has operations in Latin America, announced an agreement to acquire the online video advertising platform Teads, valued at 285 million (USD 308 million). In a press release, Altice reported that Teads, a company founded in 2011, has an audience of more than 1.2 billion unique visitors including 720 million via mobile. [...]

New Pay-TV channel Caribbean TV to be launched on Telecable operator in the Dominican Republic

  Theater company Caribbean Cinemas announced through a press release it will launch in August its own Pay-TV channel, Caribbean TV, and will debut in the programming grid of operator Telecable (Tricom/Altice) in the Dominican Republic.   “This new channel specializes in US commercial cinema, independent and festival films. It will also transmit TV series, short [...]

Altice reported revenues of USD 202.5 million and 130,000 Pay-TV subscribers in the Dominican Republic

  European telecommunications company Altice presented its financial report for the first quarter of 2016 in which it registered 130,000 Pay-TV subscribers in its operations in the Dominican Republic.   The company recorded revenues in that country of USD 202.5 million, representing a growth of 4.8% (in local currency) compared to the same period of [...]

Tricom de República Dominicana incorporó a Telecable tres canales HD y dos estándar sin costo adicionalTricom from the Dominican Republic added three HD and two standard channels to Telecable with no additional cost

La compañía de telecomunicaciones Tricom (Altice) de República Dominicana anunció que incorporó a la programación de su operadora de TV paga Telecable cinco nuevos canales, tres de estos en alta definición, sin costo adicional. Las nuevas señales son el canal deportivo ESPN2 HD, el de películas internacionales Cinemax HD, el de cine independiente Sundance Channel, [...]