Tag Archives: Argentina

Argentina launches National Plan of Telecommunications and Connectivity

The government of Argentina announced the National Telecommunications and Connectivity Plan, which seeks to promote the development of new fixed broadband networks and 4G technology. The announcements were made by President Mauricio Macri and Deputy Chief of Staff Andrés Ibarra. “Reducing poverty is the most important goal of our government, which is why it is [...]

TNT premieres second season of “Un Gallo para Esculapio”

The second season of the multi-award-winning Argentine original series “Un Gallo para Esculapio” will premiere on TNT on Tuesday, October 16. The next day, all episodes will be available in Cablevisión Flow and Channel 1 of Cablevisión HD. This year, TNT will be the only channel airing the series. The first season was also available [...]

LN+ expands distribution in Argentina

News channel LN+, which belongs to the Argentine newspaper La Nación, announced that it is now available on Cablevisións Classic Package and Telereds Basic Package. La Nación said that LN+’s goal is “to reach all the analog lineups of the main TV operators in Argentina”. The channel is already available in DirecTV, Cablevisión digital service, [...]

Flow expands its reach, prepares to add Netflix

In Argentinas new convergence scenario, Telecom is preparing its offer to face competition. The CEO of the company, Carlos Moltini, ratified the infrastructure and investment plan, although he said it will take more time. Meanwhile, Flow – the next generation multiscreen product – has already surpassed one million users and positioned as an “entertainment supermarket”. [...]

Disney looking to integrate OTT service in all ecosystems

Diego Lerner, president of The Walt Disney Company Latin America, spoke about the company’s OTT strategy and stressed that the new service will be offered in all ecosystems, following the model used in the U.S. The executive also referred to the merger with Fox as a “fascinating opportunity”. “We are developing our own platform with [...]

Argentina opens debate on convergence

During the opening ceremony of the 2018 Jornadas Internacionales conference, Andrés Ibarra, Argentinas Secretary of Modernization, highlighted the actions that the government is carrying out in the telecommunications area. “Connectivity is the key to development and inclusion,” the official said. “We finished 30,000 km of illuminated fiber, which serves more than 500 localities through the [...]

Discovery launches original series with Flow

Discovery will premiere its new original production “Naturaleza Salvaje By Amarok”, on September 27. This new nine-episode series will explore places, habitats and species of Argentina. It will be available Thursdays at 11 pm (local time). After the first episode, the complete season will launch on multi-screen service Cablevisión Flow and in Channel 1 of [...]

Net TV secures a place on pay TV services

Net TV, Argentina’s new DTT channel, which will be launched in October, announced its presence in the programming lineups of several pay TV systems, including Cablevisión and DirecTV, the countrys largest operators. In its official Twitter account, Net TV detailed that from October 1 it will be available in Cablevisión on channels 21 and 621, [...]

Net TV announces launch date and programming

New free-to-air channel Net TV, which belongs to Perfil Network, will be officially launched on October 1 on the DTT platform in Argentina. The company recently announced the shows that will be available that day on the network. “Net TV has been working with enthusiasm, adjusting details to prepare the content of the new Argentine [...]