Tag Archives: Perú

Peru moves forward on collecting taxes on digital platforms from 2020

Peru is looking for digital platforms such as Netflix and other global companies to pay taxes for the sales they make in the country, starting next year. Claudia Suarez, Head of the  Peruvian Customs and Tax Administration National Superintendence (SUNAT), told Reuters that the initiative could have the country’s Government approval, through an emergency decree. [...]

DirecTV to appeal Osiptel’s verdict for Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup broadcast

DirecTV officially expressed itself after the charges applied to it by the Peruvian Telecommunications Private Investment Supervisory Agency (Osiptel), which reported anti-competitive behaviours during the last Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup broadcast.  Through an official statement, DirecTV Peru SRL argued that the verdict lacks evidence to support this alleged violation, and said it was not [...]

Telefonica Media Networks markets Canal J’s advertising in Peru

Telefonica Media Networks, through its ad sales division, announced that it will represent and market Canal Js sales, a Jockey Plaza TV channel with lifestyle content aimed at women, in Peru. Born in 2014, the channel is available on Movistar TV (channel 23) and Claro TV (channel 5 and channel 506 HD). Canal J programming [...]

Peru makes changes on its DTT migration plan

The Peruvian Transport and Telecommunications Ministry (MTC) published the N° 1147-2019-MTC Ministerial Resolution, which aims to make changes on the DTT implementation Master Plan in the country, in order to make an adequate DTT transition. The decision is aimed to change the analog broadcast network for the Territory I (Lima and Callao), from the end [...]

Latina Television and DirecTV are fined in Peru for anticompetitive behaviours

The Peruvian Telecommunications Private Investment Supervisory Agency (Osiptel) ordered the Compañía Latinoamericana de Radiodifusión S.A. (Latina Televisión) and DirecTV Peru S.R.L. (DirecTV) to pay a  S 6,892,200 (USD 2.03 million) fine, for applying a strategy to exclude other pay TV operators (only DirecTV competitors), benefiting themselves from having the 2018 World Cup Russia broadcast. Both [...]

Movistar’s second series in Peru to be available on demand on Movistar Play from this Friday

El dia de mi suerte, the second Movistar original series produced in Peru, will have its final episode this Friday, December 6th. From that day on, the four-episode-series, premiered on November 15th on Movistar Play and Movistar Series will be fully on demand on Movistar Play in seven Latin American countries. The Movistar series, inspired [...]

Peruvian channel America TV to broadcast the country’s National Team’s matches for the next World Cup Qualifiers

Peruvian FTA TV channel America TV announced it will broadcast matches to be played by the Peruvian National Team outside the country in the coming Qatar 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. The News was confirmed by Eric Jurgensen, Chief Content Officer at America TV Peru: Broadcasting rights for the nine matches to be played by Peruvian [...]

Peruvian channel America TV to broadcast the country’s National Team’s matches for the next World Cup Qualifiers

Peruvian FTA TV channel America TV announced it will broadcast matches to be played by the Peruvian National Team outside the country in the coming Qatar 2022 World Cup Qualifiers. The News was confirmed by Erick Jurgensen, Chief Content Officer at America TV Peru: Broadcasting rights for the nine matches to be played by Peruvian [...]

Samsung adds Movistar Play to its smart TVs apps portfolio

Samsung Electronics and Telefonica announced the OTT Movistar Play will be added to the apps portfolio available on Samsung smart TVs interface. The app will be available on all models made from 2016. Movistar Play offers various live TV channels and a VOD content catalog with more than 10 thousand titles, including movies, series, documentaries [...]

Mediapro to be host broadcaster at the coming Copa Conmebol Libertadores Final

Mediapro has been selected as a host broadcaster to produce and distribute the coming Copa Libertadores Final TV broadcast, which will be held this Saturday, November 23rd at the Estadio Monumental, in Lima, Peru. The final will be disputed between Flamengo (Brazil) and River Plate (Argentina). 33 cameras will be used for the events coverage, [...]