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Claxson to distribute Televisa’s channels in Argentina and Uruguay

The media company Claxson, an entertainment content production and distribution leader for Latin America and Iberia, ran an agreement with Televisa to distribute all its channels catalog in Argentina and Uruguay. In addition to channel sales to cable and satellite operators, the company reported that Claxson will also distribute its new digital platforms and marketing [...]

Univision Sports and Televisa to launch TUDN in Mexico

Univision announced that its sports channel (Univision Sports) will renew its contents and  relaunch itself under the TUDN brand. Although the company did not confirm a definitive date to show the TV networks new identity, the premiere will be in Mexico, as part of an agreement between the Univision and Televisa Groups sports networks. We [...]

Televisa and Univision create new sports brand

Mexican TV channel Televisa announced it will run a strategic agreement between its sports divisions and Univisions to strengthen and increase its presence in Mexican, US and Canadian hispanic market. The new sports brand will be launched next June 9th and its arrival to 170 million people is one of its main aims to achieve. [...]

Multimedios would end its alliance with Chivas

After Mexican football team Guadalajara – better known as Las Chivas – announced its return to FTA through three TV networks in that country since 2019, Multimedios, one of them which obtained local Chivas football matches broadcasting rights would be concluding its commercial relationship with the club. According to Mexican sports newspaper Record website, Multimedios [...]

Televisa evaluates merger with Megacable

Televisa Group is evaluating a possible synergy with Mexican Megacable, to strengthen itself in TV and fixed broadband market. Alfonso de Angoita, Executive Co-President of the company, admitted in a conference with analysts that Televisas business merging with Megacable in Mexico has been evaluated.    We believe that there is a great opportunity in combining [...]

Televisa denies alliance with Netflix

After launching its own OTT Blim, in February 2016, Televisa announced it will join Netflix again and, according to what was reported, it ordered to vacate two of its TV studios so that, in the coming weeks, several producers will start filming some of the new productions that Netflix announced for 2019 and 2020. Televisa [...]

Televisa asks to take part in Disney-Fox merger

Televisa Group presented a lawsuit against Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) in November 2018, to take part in Disney-Fox authorization process merger in Mexico as an interested party. On September 26th, the company denied Mexican group to participate in merger process. Televisa expresses its proposal to become an interested party within file UCE/CNC-001-2018, citing a number [...]

Chivas TV won’t close after agreement with Televisa

After agreements signed by Mexican football team Las Chivas de Guadalajara with Multimedios, TV Azteca and Televisa, OTT platform ‘Chivas TV’  directors reported officially that it will continue working, and invited to dismiss speculations surrounding an eventual disappearance of the project. Deal signed to assign Chivas matches broadcasting rights on FTA brough speculations regarding possible [...]

Chivas returns to Televisa

Mexican football team Las Chivas de Guadalajara announced an agreement with Televisa to broadcast their matches on FTA by Televisa Deportes. The agreement adds to those already announced with Multimedios and TV Azteca and will last for one year, according to Mexican newspaper Reforma. Through his Twitter account, Televisa Deportes showed in a video Chivas [...]

AT&T insists with Hulu and Sky Mexico sale

International holding AT&T mentioned the possibility of selling its assets in Hulu and Sky Mexico again, in order to  gain cash after buying Time Warner by USD 85,000 million. AT&T FCO, John Stephens, explained that it is pretended to obtain between USD 6,000 million  and USD 8,000 million with the asset sale. At 2019 Citi [...]