Tag Archives: Puerto Rico

¡Hola! TV launches on Liberty Puerto Rico

¡Hola! TV announced the increase of its distribution in Puerto Rico after reaching an agreement with Liberty, one of the country’s main pay TV operator. The channel is available from September 1 on packages Español de Primera’, ‘Ultimate Plus’ and ‘Spanish Tier Plus’ on channels 146 SD and 346 HD. “We are very pleased to [...]

Wapa channels return to DirecTV Puerto Rico

Hemisphere Media Group announced that Wapa Television and Wapa Deportes have been restored to DirecTV customers in Puerto Rico as of June 14, 2018, after the two companies reached a new multi-year retransmission consent agreement. In early May, DirecTV decided to withdraw both channels from its programming lineup, after negotiations to renew the contract did [...]

Sling TV now available in Puerto Rico

Dish Networks announced the launch of Sling TV OTT service in Puerto Rico. The platform includes English-language services Sling Orange and Sling Blue, as well as the offer of channels in Spanish. The company is offering new subscribers in the country a seven-day free trial. Dish has served customers in Puerto Rico for 20 years [...]

New OTT service launches in Puerto Rico

The new OTT pay TV service Naicom TV has recently launched in Puerto Rico. It is available through a set-top box, which costs USD 129.90. This is the first 100% Puerto Rican pay TV company,” in the country, said the president of Naicom, Darwin Quiñones, in an interview with El Nuevo Día. Naicom offers live [...]

Somos Next launches Spanish-language SVOD service FlixLatino Go

Somos Next announced the launch of FlixLatino Go, a streaming platform offering more than 200 films in Spanish for USD 2.99/month. The service is focused on catering to the growing demands of the US Hispanic market and Puerto Rico. FlixLatino Go allows subscribers to continuously watch a vast selection of non-dubbed Spanish-language movies, which are [...]

New YouTube channel offers Latin American movies

The company Puerto Rico International Film Distribution launched a new YouTube channel dedicated to the exhibition of local and Latin American audiovisual contents. The channel – called prifdtv intends to include films, short films and documentaries that have already been exhibited at festivals and cinemas in different countries. “The idea is for these films [...]

Claro to expand FTTH network in Puerto Rico

Claro (America Movil) from Puerto Rico announced an investment plan in infrastructure that includes the modernization of its mobile network, the use of carrier aggregation technology and the expansion of its FTTH network.   According to the President and CEO of the company, Enrique Ortíz de Montellano, the operator is “bringing fiber optics to the [...]

Liberty Global had revenues in Chile and Puerto Rico of USD 304 million in 1Q 2016

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global presented its earnings balance for the first quarter of 2016 in which it reported revenues of USD 304 million for its operations in Latin America, representing an increase of 6% compared to the same period of 2015.   The Lilac Group also obtained an EBITDA of USD 122 million, [...]

Liberty completed the integration of Choice Cable TV in Puerto Rico

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global informed through an official statement that it completed the integration of Pay-TV operator Choice Cable TV in Puerto Rico and from April 5th provides uniformed services. In addition, it re-launched its website.   “This union will bring efficiencies and enhance our ability to invest in our next generation infrastructure, [...]