Tag Archives: Canal 13

DirecTV launches four local channels in Argentina

With the aim of consolidating its programming offer in the different provinces, DirecTV announced the addition of fourth new local channels of Argentina: Canal Siete and Canal 9 from Mendoza, Canal 13 from Río Cuarto (Córdoba) and Canal de la Ciudad (The channel of the City of Buenos Aires). “DirecTV works to provide its customers [...]

Chile’s TVN doubles losses

Chilean free-to-air channels presented their financial results for the first half of 2018. According to the data, the state-owned channel TVN doubled its losses compared to the same period last year. Mega and Canal 13 reported positive results. TVN reported losses of CH$ 9,024 million (USD 13.1 million). The channel said the results are explained [...]

Chilevisión and TVN increase losses

According to data from the first quarter of 2018, Chilean free-to-air channels Chilevisión (Turner) and TVN increase their losses compared to a year ago, while Mega was the only channel that reported profits. Chilevisión recorded losses of Ch$ 5,790 million (USD 9.1 million) compared to Ch$ 4,940 million (USD 7.8 million) in 2017. TVN reported [...]

Chile’s Canal 13 signs deal with Secuoya

Canal 13 and Grupo Secuoya have signed a consultancy agreement through which the Spanish company is committed to detecting business solutions for the Chilean free-to-air TV channel, which belongs to the Luksic group. The agreement involves the outsourcing of audiovisual services, with the goal to help easing the complicated financial situation of the channel. At [...]

Canal 13, TVN submit joint bid for Viña del Mar Festival TV rights

Chilean TV networks Canal 13 and TVN submitted a joint bid for Viña del Mar TV rights, for the 2019-2022 period. According to local media, the offer is higher than the one presented by Chilevisión, while Mega decided not to participate in the process. The winner will be officially announced in April. For this tender [...]

Chile’s Canal 13 launches video streaming service

Chilean broadcaster Canal 13 has launched Loop, its new on demand platform, which includes both old and new shows of the station. Users must register (free of charge) to get access to the content. Loop is a free subscription (SVOD) project that seeks to take advantage of the contents of Canal 13 to get closer [...]

Mega leads the Chilean market

Mega continues to lead the Chilean market. According to financial data provided by the Bethia group to the Superintendency of Securities and Insurance (SVS), the broadcaster increased its profits in 2016, while the rest of the channels reported losses. At the end of last year, Mega obtained profits for Ch$ 10.9 million (USD 16.4 million), [...]

ATV licenses three series to Canal 13

Chilean TV broadcaster Canal 13 has acquired the drama series Orphan Flowers (Kırgın Cicekler), Wedlock (Yeter) and Dont Worry About Me (Benim Icin Uzulme) distributed by Turkish company ATV. This new titles will be added to the programming during this year. Orphan Flowers is still on-air in Turkey. This production was also sold to Romania, [...]

Unicanal agrees to buy Canal 13 in Paraguay

Grupo JBB, owner of the pay TV channel Unicanal, signed an agreement with Teledifusora Paraguaya to buy the license of the national TV broadcaster Canal 13 (RPC). The agreement to purchase the channel located in the city of Lambaré was confirmed by Javier Bernardes, owner of Grupo JBB, and Christian Chena, owner of Teledifusora Paraguaya [...]