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BBC Worldwide signs first format deal in Uruguay

BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, announced the companys first format deal in Uruguay with free-to-air broadcaster Canal 10 for El Gran Uruguayo, a series based on the UK format Great Britons. The Greats format has been sold to over 20 countries since the series launched on the BBC in 2002. In this [...]

Facebook, Cisneros expand partnership in Latin America

Cisneros Interactive, a digital advertising division of Cisneros, announced that it has become the official reseller of Facebook in Central America, the Caribbean, and Uruguay, expanding their strategic alliance in Latin America. Under this new deal, Cisneros Interactive will start providing services to Facebook customers in Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Panama, Puerto Rico [...]

Noggin launches on Claro Video in Uruguay

Noggin, Nickelodeons video-subscription service, is now available in Claro Video in Uruguay for $90 (USD 3.1), after a month’s free trial. The service offers games and videos for preschoolers. The lineup includes titles like “Paw Patrol”, “Rugrats”, “Rusty Rivets”, “Dora The Explorer”, “Team Umizoomi” and “Fresh Beat Band of Spies”, among others. The agreement between [...]

Uruguay to start taxing digital services

The modifications included in the Accountability, approved during 2017, went into effect this Month in Uruguay. The reform includes taxing digital services such as Netflix and Spotify, among others. However, it is not yet regulated. According to local newspaper El País, the government did not estimate how much it could collect, but unofficially the figure [...]

Claro to offer pay TV in Uruguay

Telecommunications company Claro will be able to offer pay TV in Uruguay after a final decision of a Court of Civil Appeals declared “illegitimate” the Government’s position towards the company. According to the ruling, the Executive Power resists to comply with a ruling issued by the Contentious-Administrative Tribunal (TCA in Spanish) in 2012, El País [...]

New OTT service ClickVeo! launches in Uruguay

ClickVeo!, a new streaming video platform, has launched in Uruguay with a catalog dedicated to national audiovisual productions. According to local daily El Observador, the service includes nearly 3,000 titles of films, series, documentaries and music. Fabián Curzio, ClickVeo! Director explained to El Observador that the price of the monthly subscription is UR$ 180 (USD [...]

New OTT service ClickVeo! launches in Uruguay

ClickVeo!, a new streaming video platform, has launched in Uruguay with a catalog dedicated to national audiovisual production. According to local daily El Observador, the service includes nearly 3,000 titles of films, series, documentaries and music. Fabián Curzio, ClickVeo! Director explained to El Observador that the price of the monthly subscription is UR$ 180 for [...]

Crackle expands its presence in Uruguay

Sony Pictures Television Networks Latin America (SPTN Latin America) announced the launch of Crackle authenticated SVOD service on Telespectaculo, an operator of Canelones, in Uruguay. This way, subscribers of the operator can now enjoy the range of original productions, series and films offered by the service. Telespectaculos clients will be able to subscribe to Crackle [...]

Cablevisión Flow app reaches 400,000 users in Argentina

Argentinas largest pay TV operator, Cablevisión, announced that the app of its Flow multi-screen service has reached 400,000 users, while 140,000 clients access the service through set-top boxes. Recently, the company launched the product in Uruguay, as NexTV News Latam had already reported. The platform integrates linear TV channels, On Demand content and new features [...]