Tag Archives: Movistar

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 [...]

Telefónica to unify services in Argentina under brand Movistar

Telefónica will unify its services in Argentina under the Movistar brand, starting Tuesday, April 3. This move implies rebranding its broadband service, the streaming platform On Video, as well as the fixed telephony service, among others. In this way, Telefónica and Speedy will no longer be used to commercialize services, according to the companys website. [...]

Atresmedia Studio to produce its first series for Movistar

Spanish media group Atresmedia has officially presented its new business unit, Atresmedia Studios, which will produce fiction content for operators and distribution platforms around the world. During the presentation event, the company announced its first project: the series “El Embarcadero”, created for Movistar+ in Spain. This new drama series will feature Vancouver Media, the production [...]

Colombia ready to sell stake in Movistar

Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cárdenas said last Friday during an event that the government will sell its stake in Telefónica-Movistar, which amounts to 32.5%. According to Cárdenas, currently “it is a non-strategic government investment”, El Colombiano reported. It is expected that the process schedule will be known shortly. Meanwhile, the government hired a consortium made [...]

Telefónica in talks to add Netflix content in Spain

Spains Telefónica is in talks with Netflix to include the contents of the streaming giant on Movistar+ platform, according to El Español. The agreement, which is not yet signed, is part of a strategy that seeks to transform the experience of Movistar+ with the addition of more content and 4K technology. According to the Spanish [...]

ICE expands into Central American markets

Costa Rica’s Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) is preparing its expansion to other markets in Central America to become a regional player. For this purpose, it is partnering with other operators to offer mobile telephony and pay TV services. This way, the state-owned company will compete with Claro and Movistar in markets such as Honduras, [...]

Movistar launches DTH in Costa Rica

Movistar has commercially launched its prepaid DTH service in Costa Rica. The basic package, called Plan Pro HD, includes 15 HD channels, 54 in SD and three national TV networks for a monthly price of ¢9,900 (USD 17). The offer includes four plans. The options Pro HD + HBO MAX (77 channels, 20 in HD) [...]

RTVE launches Clan Internacional in Latin America

RTVE has officially launched its new children’s channel, Clan International, which seeks to satisfy the entertainment and training demands of children up to 12 years old, with a catalog of 80% of Spanish productions. The Spanish company said the channel will be mainly focused on the pre-school audience, both in the 2-4 year age group [...]