Tag Archives: 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 [...]

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 [...]