Tag Archives: Argentina

Fox Sports’ Hernán Donnari: “We are very happy with the results of the Superliga”

During NexTV Series Argentina, Hernán Donnari, EVP of Fox Sports South America, spoke about the challenges in broadcasting the Argentine soccer league, known as the Superliga. According to the executive, the Argentine soccer was “a great bet” that involved “a jump to a land where there were no certainties”. “We had a conviction that Argentine [...]

Antina projects 20% growth this year

Ariel Hernández, VP of Antina, the Argentine wireless pay TV operator through UHF, said during NexTV Series Argentina that the company projects a 20% growth this year. “Last year we grew 25% and this year we plan to grow another 20%, that is what focuses our energy,” said the executive in an interview with NexTV [...]

Net TV to launch on DTT in Argentina

Argentinas new channel Net TV, which belongs to Perfil Network, will start broadcasting trials on June 1 and will be officially launched in August on the DTT platform, the company reported through its newspaper. Recently, the president and CEO of Perfil Network, Jorge Fontevecchia, unveiled details of the project in a meeting with President Mauricio [...]

Argentina launches OTT platform with linear TV and VOD

Argentinas Federal System of Public Media and Content launched Contar, a new free access OTT platform that integrates live streaming of channels such as TV Pública, Paka Paka, DeporTV and Encuentro, as well as VOD content. The new iniciative was presented during NexTV Series Argentina 2018. Fernanda Rotondaro, Content Director of the Public Content Secretariat [...]

Flow to go OTT

Telecom Argentina COO, Gonzalo Hita, participated in a special presentation during the first day of NexTV Series Argentina, the leading conference on TV and OTT business. At the event, the executive said that they are ready to market the Flow multi-screen platform directly in OTT format and mentioned that soon they will launch the app [...]

INCAA opens call for TV and other media projects

Argentinas National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) published the new contests to encourage the production of projects for television and other media. Among the calls is the contest for the promotion of international co-productions. The first of the eight open contests if for Audiovisual Production within the framework of the Industrial Promotion Regime, [...]

Colsecor integrates linear TV and VOD in new platform

Colsecor, an entity that gathers cooperatives and SMEs in Argentina, announced the launch of Sensa, a new product that integrates linear, live TV and VOD content, which users can access through multiple devices. It will be available from June 12. Sensa will allow users to pause live TV, restart shows already in progress and access [...]

Cine.Ar launches HD channel on Cablevisión

Cine.Ar, the channel that belongs to the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) of Argentina, announced that it will launch its high definition channel on Cablevisión (channel 640), and will soon be available on other pay TV operators in the country. The channel offers national movies, as well as short films and documentaries. [...]

América Móvil still interested in TV license in Mexico

América Móvil Chief Executive Daniel Hajj said in a conference with analysts that the company continues discussing with Mexican regulator IFT the possibility of obtaining a license to provide pay TV in the country. we’re still interested in having TV, said Hajj. It’s the only place in the world that we’re not allowed to have [...]