Tag Archives: Argentina

Tax on Netflix and other OTTs is putted off in Buenos Aires for 2020

Although a resolution made by the Buenos Aires Province (Argentina) Collection Agency established that a new tax should be applied for digital services provided abroad from December 1st, its implementation was postponed for next year, for technical reasons. In Argentina, there are some provinces that are already applying taxes on foreign digital platforms. The measure [...]

Twitch launches Peek Studios in Argentina

Peek Studios, Twitch’s first entertainment streaming and professional gaming streaming network, was launched in Argentina. Unlike traditional TV, the format allows streamers to interact with TV presenters in real time. In addition, it offers high-tech tools and studios designed with high-performance rooms and computers, prepared for professional competitions. Users can chat with the TV presenter [...]

Samsung adds Movistar Play to its smart TVs apps portfolio

Samsung Electronics and Telefonica announced the OTT Movistar Play will be added to the apps portfolio available on Samsung smart TVs interface. The app will be available on all models made from 2016. Movistar Play offers various live TV channels and a VOD content catalog with more than 10 thousand titles, including movies, series, documentaries [...]

eSuperliga Flow launches its 2019 edition

eSuperliga Flow, the official competition of a league to qualify for the SPORTS FIFA 2020 Global Series in Argentina, will be played one more time after a successful season, won by the Estudiantes de La Plata football club last year. This is a virtual football competition, organized by the Superliga Argentina de Futbol -name of [...]

Fox Sports App to be only available in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico from December

According to what was officially reported, Fox Sports app will no longer be available in Latin America from next December 5th, with the exception of Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. The company has previously announced that Fox Sports subscriptions from iTunes Store and Google Play are no renewing themselves since last October 11th in Latin America, [...]

Fox Sports App to be only available in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico from December

According to what was officially reported, Fox Sports app will no longer be available in Latin America from next December 5th, with the exception of Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. The company has previously announced that Fox Sports subscriptions from iTunes Store and Google Play are no renewing themselves since last October 11th in Latin America, [...]

Netflix releases the 10 most watched international series by Argentines

Netflix today released a list of the 10 most watched international contents by its Argentine subscribers, taking as a reference series produced outside Argentina and the US. In the list, the platform considered subscribers who have seen at least 70% of an episode of each series. Although the order of visualizations was not reported, Netflix [...]

Movistar Argentina appoints Marcelo Tarakdjian as new CEO since February 2020

Movistar Argentina announced that Marcelo Tarakdjian will become the companys new CEO, starting next February 1st, 2020, a position he currently holds in Uruguay. This way, Federico Rava will focus his management on the chairmanship of the Board of Directors, an activity he had already been developing. The aim of this new structure is to [...]

Argentine football club Estudiantes de La Plata launches new OTT

Argentine football club Estudiantes de La Plata launched Estudiantes Play, its new OTT platform, with exclusive contents, available through its official website and on its Estudiantes Play official app, available for iOS and Android, both in Argentina and other parts of the world. The technical support for the projects development was in charge of Poipes. [...]

America TV and The Mediapro Studio to produce original content together

The Mediapro Studio, through Mediapro Argentina, and the Argentine FTA TV channel America TV (Grupo America) announced that they will work together for the development, production and commercialization of original content. The agreement between the two companies is scheduled to last three years and establishes three series will be made, which will be distributed in [...]