Tag Archives: Dominican Republic

Sky adds Playboy TV and Venus to its programming grid in Mexico and Central America

The premium content platform for adults HOTGO Media announced Playboy TV and Venus channels are now added into Skys programming grid in in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico, Panama and the Dominican Republic. Both channels are already available through a monthly subscription, PPV and HOTGO, from any device with an internet connection. [...]

Altice Dominicana and Claro ask Indotel to investigate illegal streaming companies

The companies Altice Dominicana and Claro sent a statement to the Telecommunications Dominican Institute Board of Directors (Indotel) President, in which they request to renegotiate the non-inclusion of illegal streaming services in the local market. Both companies defined Blue Max as one of the main reasons that led them to send the statement. It is [...]

Uruguay leads anime audience in Latin America

The OTT Crunchyroll, the biggest anime market referent with more than one million subscribers,  published a 10 countries list that represented animes contents largest audience during the last days of March worldwide. Uruguay was the major anime consumer in Latin America, although the number of subscribers in each country was not posted. In Latin America, [...]

Altice and Multimedios del Caribe take MLB 2019 to the Dominican Republic

Telecommunications company Altice Dominicana confirmed  it will broadcast Major League MLB matches in Dominican territory through an agreement with the group Multimedios Del Caribe, on  channels CDN (channel 37) and CDN Sportsmax, and CDN Radio. Altice TV offers Major League Baseball broadcast on cable TV since 2009 and guarantees full coverage of the MLB in [...]

HBO Go is available on LG Smart TVs in Latin America

HBO Go, the OTT of HBO, will have available the exclusive content of the channel on their LG Smart TVs throughout Latin America from this Wednesday, March 20th,  To access the platform, subscribers must download the HBO app directly from the LG Store. We are constantly developing solutions related with consumer habits evolution , knowing [...]

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 [...]

Court suspends MLB broadcasts in the Dominican Republic

A court of first instance suspended, temporarily, the broadcasts of the major leagues in the Dominican Republic, available through Altice, until a legal dispute between the MLB and the Telemicro group, former owner of the rights, is resolved. In March this year, MLB announced an agreement with Altice, which in turn handed transferred the TV [...]

Altice acquires rights to broadcast MLB games in Dominican Republic

Altice Dominicana has reached an agreement with Major League Baseball (MLB) to broadcast all the games on free-to-air and pay TV. According to Rafael Pérez, representative of MLB in the country, “the Dominican Republic has the largest number of active MLB players outside the United States than in any other territory, therefore it has one [...]

Bloomberg TV enters Dominican Republic market

Bloomberg TV, the global business and financial news network, has closed a deal with local channel Biz TV RD in Dominican Republic to start offering its content in the country. The agreement aims to bring “the most complete and up-to-date content on finance, economics and technology, as well as analysis at the highest level of [...]

Altice seeks to sell Dominican Republic unit

Altice is planning to sell its telecoms network in the Dominican Republic as it seeks to reduce its debt (USD 59 billion) and improve its performance, Financial Times reported, citing three sources. The sale process is still in the early stages and plans could change, one of the people said. A spokesman for Altice declined [...]