As reported from Televisa, Disney+, Disney’s SVOD OTT, which will be officially launched in Latin America on November 17th, will be offered as an ‘additional service’ for Izzi subscribers, with the aim of enhancing the pay TV offer available at Televisa's operator. During the last analyst conference due to Televisa’s Q3 quarterly results report presentation, Salvi Folch, CEO at Izzi, reported that Disney+ ‘is going to be an additional service that will be offered to the customer base in Mexico. So rather than just seeing it as a competitor, well there are ways that we can all benefit, including Disney and us, from new entrants in the market. OTTs have been seeing that we can work as a distributor of their own content. So I think that there's great expectation, but we should see this as an opportunity to become aggregators of content...

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| October 26th, 2020
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| October 25th, 2020
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| October 23rd, 2020
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| October 23rd, 2020
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| October 22nd, 2020
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| October 22nd, 2020
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| October 21st, 2020
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| October 21st, 2020
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| October 20th, 2020
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| October 20th, 2020
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| October 20th, 2020
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| October 20th, 2020
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| October 20th, 2020
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| October 18th, 2020
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| October 16th, 2020
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| October 16th, 2020
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| October 16th, 2020
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| October 16th, 2020
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| October 16th, 2020
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| October 15th, 2020
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| October 15th, 2020
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| October 15th, 2020
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| October 14th, 2020
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| October 13th, 2020
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| October 13th, 2020
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| | October 12th, 2020
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| October 12th, 2020
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| October 9th, 2020
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| October 9th, 2020
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| October 8th, 2020
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| October 8th, 2020
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| October 8th, 2020
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| October 8th, 2020
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| October 7th, 2020
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| October 7th, 2020
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| October 7th, 2020
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| October 7th, 2020
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| October 6th, 2020
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| October 6th, 2020
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| October 5th, 2020
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| October 4th, 2020
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| | October 4th, 2020
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| October 4th, 2020
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| October 2nd, 2020
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| | October 2nd, 2020
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