Tag Archives: colombia

Caracol Television demands to review Colombian Canal 1’s concession

The Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television presented a lawsuit to force that countrys Information and Communication Technologies Ministry (MinTICs) to pronounce itself on the inequality in the value set by the Channel 1 concession in 2016, as reported by Colombian newspaper La Republica. The case dates back to 2016, when the then regulator of [...]

Win Sports Premium option is officially launched

Win Sports+, the new Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports premium option, is officially launched today and will base its programming on football content 24 hours a day, in full HD quality. The channel will broadcast football matches  without advertising, and will be available on Claro, TigoUne, DirecTV, HV Multiplay, Movistar and Emcali. Its monthly [...]

Win Sports to launch a premium option in Colombia

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports will start operating Win Sports+ from January next year, a premium option that will feature all the matches played in Colombia, and intends to double the Dimayor -entity responsible for organizing, administering and regulating professional football championships in the country-, receives for broadcasting these events on TV, as [...]

Win Sports to broadcast the Colombian Football League Final with high technical standards

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that the Colombian Football League Final, which will be played between the America de Cali and Junior de Barranquilla teams, will be broadcast by the channel under high production standards. The match will take place this Saturday, December 7th at the Pascual Guerrero Stadium, in Cali.  Win [...]

Samsung adds Movistar Play to its smart TVs apps portfolio

Samsung Electronics and Telefonica announced the OTT Movistar Play will be added to the apps portfolio available on Samsung smart TVs interface. The app will be available on all models made from 2016. Movistar Play offers various live TV channels and a VOD content catalog with more than 10 thousand titles, including movies, series, documentaries [...]

Amazon Prime Video is now available for Tigo’s fixed and mobile clients in Colombia

Tigo became the first operator in Colombia to make Amazon Prime Videos offer available to its Home user base. The companys customers will be able to access the platform from different devices, including computer, tablets, smart TVs, video game consoles and mobile phones. Amazon Prime Video offers its customers access to its movies and series [...]

Netflix releases two new series produced in Colombia in 2020

Netflix continues its commitment for the original content production in Colombia and announced it will launch El robo del siglo, produced by Dynamo, and the Chichipatos comedy, by Caracol TV. Both contents will be officially released in 2020.  El robo del siglo will be based on the historic heist to the Valledupar Bank, which took [...]

Win Sports to broadcast Roger Federer-Alexander Zverev match in Colombia

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced it will broadcast the match to be played by Swiss Roger Federer and German Alexander Zverev, which will be held at the Movistar Arena stadium in Bogota next November 22nd. According to Jaime Parada, President at Win Sports, the TV channel do always intend to broadcast the [...]

Movistar to offer Viacom’s SVOD OTT Noggin in Colombia

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Americas announced that Movistar Colombia will offer Noggin, Nick Jrs SVOD OTT, starting on November 1st. The platform will be launched in the country for TV and broadband customers at first, and later for mobile ones.  Through this agreement, we can provide Noggin to Movistar preschool audience, our Nick Jr. [...]

Netflix trains professionals to produce original content in Colombia

A Netflix team trained 30 professionals in the Colombian audiovisual industry for the development of 4K productions in the country, in two workshops held this month at the Cinemateca Distrital de Bogota. We are sure that Colombia is a country with a lot of potential, in which we are betting on in a long term, [...]