Tag Archives: méxico

Clan launches in Mexico with Axtel

RTVE children’s channel Clan has launched in Mexico through pay TV operator Axtel, which has more than 120,000 users in more than 10 cities in the country, RTVE said in a statement. The channel was launched in Latin America in June last year and is already available in pay TV operators of eight countries: Mexico, [...]

Univision’s Fusion Media Group strikes deal with Televisa, announces new 24-hour cable network in Mexico

Fusion Media Group (FMG), a unit of Univision Communications, announced plans for international expansion into Latin America through a new agreement with Grupo Televisa. The media giant has acquired a license to the brands and content from FMG’s collection of digital publications for Mexico and will launch a new Fusion branded 24-hour cable network in [...]

Mexico’s Supreme Court to rule on Televisa’s dominance in pay TV market

Mexico’s Supreme Court will analyze the appeals filed by Televisa against the decision that determined the application of a series of measures to reduce the company’s substantial power in pay TV. In November, the First Chamber of the Supreme Court received two appeals of Televisa that question the decision of the judge who ordered the [...]

France 24 launches Spanish-language channel in Mexico

France 24 launched its new Spanish-language channel in Mexico, which is now available in triple-play operator TotalPlay and Canal Catorce of the State Public Broadcasting System. France 24 en Español launched in Latin America on September 26 and it already reaches about 13 million homes in the region. Marie-Christine Saragosse, President and CEO of France [...]

New OTT service to launch in Mexico

The new OTT platform GCFlix will launch in Mexico on December 8 with a catalog including independent content and original productions. The site is currently available in beta. The monthly subscription will cost MX$ 69 (USD 4). The library will have short films, movies and original content. According to the company, at least 70 titles [...]

Netflix partners with AT&T in Mexico

AT&T Mexico announced a partnership with Netflix to offer its mobile users the option to subscribe to the OTT platform via Conecta entertainment portfolio and pay for the service directly through their bill or prepaid credit. This way, the telecommunications company said it “increases and facilitates payment options to enjoy Netflix content, even for those [...]

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick in Brazil and Mexico

Amazon has launched its Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in Brazil, which turns the TV into a connected-TV and gives access to OTT applications such as Amazon Prime Video. The device will also arrive in Mexico on November 29. Last year, we made Amazon Prime Video available to customers globally, and were building on that momentum [...]

Mexico raises USD 84.4 million in DTT tender

Mexican Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) reported that the 13 participants of the new DTT tender paid MX$ 1,614 million (USD 84.4 million) for 32 signals for 29 coverage areas in different regions of the country. Between December 18 and 20 of this year IFT plans to deliver the concession titles for the commercial use [...]