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Axtel sells its fiber optic business to Megacable in USD 60 million

Mexican telecommunications company Axtel ran an agreement to sell its fiber optic business to Megacable in Guadalajara, Leon, Puebla, Queretaro and Toluca. The transaction, which is effective since last May 1st, made Megacable to add 55 thousand residential customers and micro-business, 1,370 fiber optic network kilometers and other assets related to the mass segment operation [...]

Fox Sports Mexico begins its sales process

The Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) Plenary approved the candidates proposed by Fox and Disney as Independent Auditor and Disincorporation Agent and, that way, allow Mexican Fox Sports channels sale. With the Agents designation, a six-month period is granted for the sale, extendible in an only opportunity for justified reasons. Once notified, Disney and Fox have [...]

Axtel sells a portion of its business to Televisa

Mexican telecommunications company Axtel announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell a portion of its fiber (FTTX) mass market business, for MX$ 4.7 billion (USD 234.5 million), to Grupo Televisa. In a press release, Axtel said it has transferred 227,802 mass market customers, 4,432 km of FTTx fiber optic network and other [...]

Clan launches in Mexico with Axtel

RTVE children’s channel Clan has launched in Mexico through pay TV operator Axtel, which has more than 120,000 users in more than 10 cities in the country, RTVE said in a statement. The channel was launched in Latin America in June last year and is already available in pay TV operators of eight countries: Mexico, [...]

NexTV Series Mexico: Technology leaders discussed changing TV consumption

NexTV Mexico & Central America, the leading conference held on October 3 & 4 at the Presidente Intercontinental hotel in Mexico City, gathered key technology executives to discuss new trends in TV and OTT consumption. Dish CTO, Carlos Miranda said that with the access to the online content the experience is now centered in the [...]

Mexico’s Axtel launches streaming service

Mexican telecommunications company Axtel announced the launch of its OTT platform Axtel Play, which allows access to subscription services HBO GO, FOX Premium and Crackle. The new platform is available to any Internet user, through connected devices, without the need to subscribe Axtel pay TV or other service. Prices vary depending on the service selected. [...]

Axtel de México reportó un incremento del 46% en sus ingresos por TV paga y confirmó fusión con AlestraAxtel of Mexico reported a 46% increase in its Pay-TV revenue and confirmed merger with Alestra

La compañía mexicana de telecomunicaciones Axtel presentó su balance trimestral para el tercer trimestre de 2015 en el que reportó un crecimiento de 11% (siempre en moneda local) en su segmento Internet y video gracias al incremento de 46% en las ganancias de su servicio de TV paga. Los ingresos en aquel rubro fueron de [...]

Axtel de México llegó a los 100 mil clientes de IPTV en menos de dos años y medioMexico´s Axtel reached the 100K IPTV customers mark in two and a half years

La compañía mexicana de telecomunicaciones Axtel alcanzó la marca de los 100 mil abonados a su servicio de IPTV al término del segundo trimestre de este año, luego de haber comenzado a operar en enero de 2013. La cifra fue presentada en el reporte trimestral y representa un aumento anual de la base de usuarios [...]