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Tigo launches Amazon Prime Video in Colombia and Latin America

  Tigo (Millicom) will integrate Amazon Prime Video for its Colombian customers starting today and in the next months in the rest of its  Latin American operations, to bring entertainment content to its more than 32 million mobile and 3.6 million cable customers. Subscription will cost USD 5.99, with three months free, both for customers [...]

Latin American series production moves forward in Natpe 2019

Second Natpe 2019 journey in Miami was also dominated by announcements of agreements for series productions in Mexico, Colombia and Argentina mainly. Turner Latin America agreed on development and production of three original fiction series together with Dopamine, the new Mexican Grupo Salinas (TV Azteca)  audiovisual company: Tu parte del trato; Amarres and Coyotl. Viacom [...]

Olympic Channel and Claro Sports will broadcast Olympic content in Latin America

Claro Sports announced an alliance with Olympic Channel to bring Olympic programming to 17 Latin American countries through its OTT, Marca Claro and Claro Video. Programming will be available in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica,  Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Programming will include Olympic [...]

Netflix does not increase it prices in Colombia either

Following the same exception from Mexico and Brazil, prince increases that Netflix recently announced for the Americas will also not affect Colombia, one of the countries with the lower Pay TV ARPU in Latin America. According to a Consumer News and Business Channel (CNBC) report, increases will contribute to the payment of the original productions [...]

Telefonica and Riot Games feature Latin American Movistar LoL League

After an agreement between Telefonica and Riot Games for League of Legends promotion and broadcasting, it was launched in Bogota by live streaming on Movistar eSports, available in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Panama, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua and El Salvador through Movistar Play app. We always look forward to innovate and offer relevant content [...]

Colombian Government approves Fox’s purchase by Disney

Colombian Industry and Commerce Superintendence approved the operation for the acquisition of Fox by Disney. According to investigations carried out by the organization, Disney would have less than 20% participation in entertainment, and would acquire leadership only in movies for theatres production and acquire, in which it would record a 28% participation. Operation includes audiovisual [...]

Colombian soccer league to be broadcast on a new premium channel

Dimayor, the entity in charge of managing soccer tournaments in Colombia, formally approved the creation of a premium channel to broadcast the local league, starting the second semester of 2019, El Tiempo reported. The decision was taken during the assembly held by the entity and had 35 votes in favor and only one against. In [...]

Canal 1 announces new programming

Colombian network Canal 1 made its upfront presentation in Bogota and announced the new programming slate for 2019, which includes new national productions, movies from Hollywood studios, a new reality show and international series, among other contents. Some of the new titles are the series “Sin senos si hay paraíso”; the talent reality show “The [...]

Google launched YouTube Premium in Peru, Chile and Colombia

The international company Google expanded its OTT YouTube Premium service to Peru, Chile and Colombia these last November 13 th . Previously, the already mentioned service was available in Latin America, but only in Brazil and Mexico. Simultaneously, the service YouTube Music was also enabled. The YouTube Premium monthly subscription is charged in local currency, [...]