Tag Archives: Grupo Clarín

El Trece launches multi-platform series in Argentina

Argentine TV broadcaster El Trece (Grupo Clarín) premiered the new series “Divina, está en tu corazón”, which airs daily on its free-to-air channel and also has its first season available on VOD in Cablevision HD and Flow (also part of Grupo Clarín). This is the first series with Argentine production designed for multiple platforms, with [...]

Cablevision’s net sales up 51.9% in 2016

Argentinas Grupo Clarín presented its financial statement for the fourth quarter of 2016 in which it reported annual net sales of its telecommunications company Cablevision for AR$ 30.6 billion (USD 1.96 billion), up 51.9% from previous year. According to the company, the increase is mostly attributable to an increase in subscription charges (Cable TV and [...]

Cablevision’s net sales up 48.3% in Q316

Clarin Group from Argentina presented its financial statement for the third quarter of 2016 in which it reported net sales of its telecommunications company Cablevision for AR$ 7.99 billion (USD 518 millions), representing a 48.3% growth (in local currency) compared to Q315 and 11.4% when compared to the previous quarter. During the first nine month [...]

Food Network closes deal with Cablevisión and announces original production in Argentina

Scripps Networks Interactive announced the launch of Food Network on Cablevisións digital lineup in Argentina. It will be available from October 1, reaching more than 1.5 million households.  As a result of this expansion, the company also announced its first original production in the country.   The new Spanish production is called “Locos X el [...]

El Trece channel from Argentina extended its video coverage of the Martin Fierro awards on Twitter

  For the first time, Free-to-Air channel El Trece (Clarin Group) from Argentina extended its video coverage of the Martin Fierro awards on Sunday, April 15th, through new tools offered to certified accounts of social network Twitter.   Through Twitter Challenger, they shared photos, GIFs and videos of the red carpet, the backstage and dressing [...]

Telecom Argentina is seeking to offer IPTV, broadband and telephony triple play via FTTH

  The telephony and broadband company Telecom Argentina will boost investments to offer IPTV, broadband and telephony services through a fiber to the home (FTTH) network, announced the CEO of the Mexican investment firm Fintech Advisory Limited, David Martinez, which recently acquired the company from Telecom Italy.   “What we want in telecommunications in the [...]

Three Free-to-Air TV channels broadcasted Argentina’s soccer derby simultaneously for the first time

  The Argentine soccer derby colonized the local screens. Free-to-Air TV signals Telefe (Telefonica), El Trece (Grupo Clarin) and America (UNO Media) of that country transmitted simultaneously for the first time the match between River Plate and Boca Juniors, on Sunday, March 6th.   According to the audience ratings company Kantar Ibope, the sum of [...]

Sale of Telecom Argentina to minority shareholder of Pay-TV operator Cablevision was approved

  The Government of Argentina approved the sale of the shares held by Telecom Italia on the telephony and broadband company Telecom Argentina to Mexican investment fund Fintech, owner or 40% of the stocks of Cablevision (Grupo Clarin), the main Pay-TV operator in that country.   Fintech would buy in the coming days from Telecom [...]

HBO to launch in Argentina and Brazil its OTT HBO Go with Pay-TV partners

  US premium programmer HBO announced in a press release that it plans to introduce its OTT service HBO Go together with Pay-TV partners in Argentina and Brazil in 2016. The price will be similar to what it costs to include HBOs and Maxs channels to a subscription package.   According to what reported the [...]