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Netflix increases its plans prices in Chile

The OTT Netflix announced it has increased its plans prices in Chile, which were the same from August 2017. The measure takes place after the creation of a new tax on digital platforms, which will start paying VAT in the country.  With the aim of offering the best entertainment experience with more exclusive titles, including [...]

Telecom Argentina had more than 370 thousand Flow STBs in Q2 2019

In its Q2 2019 results presentation,Telecom Argentina recorded 721 thousand Flow STBs, number which almost doubles the number of customers with Flow STBs in the same period 2018, which amounted to 377 thousand. The report also highlighted Flows offer deployment in Argentine provinces, where it is now available in Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Santiago del [...]

Chilean Deputies Chamber approves VAT collection on digital platforms

With 123 votes in favor, 20 against and four abstentions, the Chilean Deputies Chamber approved VAT payment (19%) on digital platforms monthly subscriptions. The initiative had been announced by Chilean Finance Minister, Felipe Larrain.   The Governments proposal consist of a specific, indirect and substitute tax for any other, on digital platforms provided by people or [...]

Original Colombian production Frontera Verde arrives at Netflix on August 16th

Frontera Verde, the original Colombian miniserie produced by Dynamo for Netflix, will premiere on the platform next August 16th. As a way of promoting it after its official launch, the OTT published the Colombian series official trailer. The story is located on the border between Brazil and Colombia, where a young detective named Helena and [...]

NBC Universal to launch its OTT in April 2020

Steve Burke, CEO at NBC Universal, gave more details on its new streaming platform, which launching date is planned for April 2020. Its model will be based on advertising, and its catalog will feature mostly acquired content, led by The Office, which will return once the available agreement that links it to Netflix until the [...]

Mirada adds Netflix to its iris multiscreen platform

Mirada, leading integrated software solutions provider for digital TV operators and broadcasters, announced the integration of Netflix in its Irish multiscreen platform. Mexican pay TV platform Izzi will be the first to have that integration available. This way, from now on, all Mirada customers with an agreement with Netflix will have the option to provide [...]

Luis Miguel series to have a second season next year

After confirming that Mexican singer Luis Miguel’s series will arrive at Mexico’s FTA TV in August, Miguel Aleman Magnani, producer and shareholder of Gato Grande Productions, informed that the series will have a second season starting in 2020. About the story, he said that it will be a continuity of what was seen in the [...]

Luis Miguel’s series arrives at Mexican FTA TV through Las Estrellas Channel

Televisa announced that the Mexican singer Luis Miguel biographical series will be premiered on the countrys FTA TV through the Canal de las Estrellas. The series was already aired on Netflix in Latin America and Spain, and on Telemundo in the US.  According to what Televisa informed in an official statement, Luis Miguel, the series, [...]

Tax on digital platforms could collect USD 40 million per year in Chile

According to estimations made by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), applying taxes to digital platforms will allow Chile to collect USD 40 million per year. The figure is lower than the one calculated by the Government, when it presented a measure referred to the Tax Reform, in which it indicated [...]