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Movistar expands FTTH network in Colombia

Movistar Colombia announced the launch of FTTH services in Santa Marta, capital of the Magdalena Department, with investments of CO$ 5 billion (USD 1.6 million). The offer includes speeds of up to 100 Mbps. Clients can subscribe to the Full Home plans with 10 Mbps for CO$ 129,900 (USD 40.7) per month or 20 Mbps [...]

Movistar starts partnership with Netflix in Peru

Movistar announced that it has started its partnership with Netflix in Peru this November. The companys mobile postpaid and fixed services customers will be able to access the contents of the OTT platform through the new Smart set-top box, as well as via Movistar Play. In a press release, Movistar said it became the first [...]

DirecTV becomes Chile’s second pay TV operator

According to Q218 data from Chile’s Subsecretariat of Telecommunications (Subtel), the pay TV market reached 3.35 million subscribers, up 3.8% from previous year. VTR remains as leader, followed by DirecTV, which moved Movistar to the third place. At the end of Q218, DirecTV reported 690,184 subscribers (+10.2% YoY) and 20.6% of market share, while Movistar [...]

Movistar Argentina moves forward with fiber deployment, announces new offer for residential clients

Movistar announced a new offer for its fiber customer base, which has reached 300,000 homes connected, the company said in a statement. The new offer includes unlimited calls to fixed lines nationwide, 300 Mbps of Internet speed and the new Smart WiFi application to auto-manage the wireless connection and devices from the smartphone. Currently, Movistar [...]

Movistar expands its fiber network in Colombia

Movistar Colombia announced that its FTTH network is already available in Cúcuta and its metropolitan area. The company said it invested more than Co$ 9,000 million (USD 3.1 million) to expand the technology to this city and to offer connectivity to more than 36,000 homes, industries and public services. The telecommunications company is offering bundles [...]

Latina to broadcast Peru’s qualifiers for 2022 Qatar World Cup

The Peruvian Soccer Federation (FPF in Spanish) announced the winners of the TV rights for the 2022 Qatar World Cup qualifiers. Latina will broadcast on free-to-air TV the home games of the national team, while GolTV will air the international matches. Movistar acquired the rights for pay and mobile TV, as the company previously announced. [...]

RT en Español launches on Movistar Peru

News TV channel RT en Español (Russia Today) is now available on the digital platform of Movistar cable operation in Peru, on channel 815 of the International Channels category. The launch of RT responds to our need to enhance our commercial offer of international channels, and thus provide differential quality content to our customers,” said [...]

Telefónica brings services under Movistar brand in Argentina

Telefónica formally announced that it has unified all its products in Argentina, which include internet and mobile and fixed telephony, under the commercial brand Movistar. The change seeks to “simplify the access and management of solutions for the clients, said the company in a statement. With the change, Speedy Internet services and fixed telephony services [...]