Tag Archives: méxico

Netflix establishes Latin American operations center in Mexico

Netflix chose Mexico as the headquarter for its Latin American operations . The company is developing more than 50 projects in that country, which include original content and co-productions for this year and 2020. Ted Sarandos, Netflixs Content Executive Director, said that Mexicos wealth of talent in front and behind cameras was the key for [...]

America Movil confirmed it requested a pay TV license in Mexico through Telcel

Daniel Hajj, America Movil General Director, pointed that to give pay TV, we have already sent our request. It is under review at the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT), as reported on Wednesday in a conference call with analysts. Mobile subsidiary Telcel -through its legal name, Radiomóvil Dipsa-, has already started procedures to avoid the prohibition [...]

Weather Channel OTT Spanish version to launch in 2020

US Entertainment Studios plans to launch the OTT The Weather Channel in Spanish in the first quarter 2020, with Spanish-speaking reporters who will forecast weather conditions in the US and other countries such as Puerto Rico, Mexico and others from Central America, according to what the company officially reported. OTT will use all The Weather [...]

Televisa asks to take part in Disney-Fox merger

Televisa Group presented a lawsuit against Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) in November 2018, to take part in Disney-Fox authorization process merger in Mexico as an interested party. On September 26th, the company denied Mexican group to participate in merger process. Televisa expresses its proposal to become an interested party within file UCE/CNC-001-2018, citing a number [...]

Cofece would have approved Disney and Fox merger

 As Telecommunications Law Institute (IDET) reported, Economic Competition Federal Commission Plenary (Cofece) analyzed Disney and Foxs merger and would have approved it in last January 31st session. It has transcended that Cofeces  commision for what it makes to markets they had to analyze (movies, DVDs and marketing), they found no reason to worry about possible [...]

Digital transition goes on in Televisa Group

According to a US Comscore report, Televisa Group led digital platforms content in 2018. Emilio Azcarragas company surpassed 20.3 million users and also made a better performance than Republic Presidence official website and Yahoo. Televisas News, one of the most visited sites that concentrates more than 39% of groups total audience, added more than 1.4 [...]

Amazon Prime Video will broadcast Diego Maradona’s serie

Argentine ex-footballer Diego Maradona will have his bioseries through Amazon Prime Video, which will be named Sueño Bendito. According to official information given by the company,  “It’s a one-hour biopic series that will follow this legendary footballer triumphs and challenges, as well as key moments of both professional career and personal life. Maradona will be [...]

Univision Sports broadcasts Mexican League and Cup

Univision Sports broadcast Mexican League matches, from the beginning of the Torneo Clausura 2019. Matches, which are estimated to be around 150, are available on Univision, UniMás, Galavisión and Univision Deportes Network (UDN), as well as Univision Deportes Radio, UnivisionSports.com and the Univision Deportes app. The broadcaster also covers matches from the Mexican Cup Torneo [...]

Netflix makes Mexican box office decrease 4.6% in 2018

According to Cinematographic Industry National Camara (Conacine) data, Mexican box office decreased 4.6% in 2018 compared with the previous year, due to OTT VOD providers offers such as Netflix, Amazon Prime and Clarovideo. In 2018, box office prices increased 5.8% compared to 2017, according to a Conacine report. Netflix did not include Mexico in its [...]