Monthly Archives: April 2021

Hispasat to take over Telefonica Media Network’s management and audiovisual network transport business in Latin America

The Spanish satellite telecommunications company Hispasat (Red Electrica Group) has officially announced this last Thursday, April 29th, that, from that date, it started to take over Telefonica Media Networks management and audiovisual network transport business in Latin America. The terms of the agreement between Hispasat and Telefonica were not reported. As reported by the company, [...]

America Movil to launch Claro Box TV in all Latin American countries where the company is now operating

During the conference with analysts that took place due to America Movils Q1 2021 results report presentation, Daniel Haikk, CEO of the company, informed that the streaming device Claro Box TV, now only available in Brazil, will also be launched in the rest of the countries in which the company is currently operating. The device [...]

NBA, AFA, TV NSports and Accedo to discuss on OTT deployments for leagues and federations during the coming Nextv Sport Latin America’s virtual edition

The second panel that will take place during day 2 of the coming Nextv Sport Latin Americas virtual edition is titled OTT deployments for leagues and federations, and will take place on Wednesday, May 5th between 10:10 AM (CDMX) and 11:00 AM (CDMX). Registration, both for this one and for the rest of the panels [...]

WarnerMedia to produce 100 original titles in two years in Latin America for HBO Max

WarnerMedia Latin America (AT&T) has officially announced this Thursday, April 29th, that it plans to launch more than 100 original productions in the next two years, of which 33 are already being produced. The premiere of all these titles will take place at the SVOD OTT HBO Max, which will be launched in June in [...]

Cable Onda becomes Tigo and plans to invest USD 100 million in the next 24 months to improve its internet offer in Panama

Telecommunications company Millicom has officially announced this week its decision to remove the Cable Onda brand in Panama, used by the company to market its fixed service offer (pay TV, telephony and internet) in the country, and replace it with Tigo , name under which Millicom’s operations are known in the Latin American markets in [...]

The sport TV business in the new normality will also be analyzed during the second Nextv Sport Latin America’s virtual edition

Another of the panels that will take place during what will be the second Nextv Sport Latin Americas virtual edition is called  The sport TV business in the new normality, which is scheduled for next Wednesday, May 5th, between 11:30 AM (CDMX) and 12:10 PM (CDMX). Registration for this one and the rest of the [...]

Argentine Government launches new plan to encourage audiovisual content production

Argentine President, Alberto Fernandez, led an event this week in which he announced the launch of the Plan Contenidos Argentinos , whose purpose is to reactivate the audiovisual content production industry in the country. According to the information reported, one of the key points of the plan focuses on strengthening Argentina as an attractive location [...]

America Movil launches IPTV plans in Peru

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, made by América Movil this last Tuesday, April 27th, the company reported the launch of new IPTV plans in Peru. With the addition of that country, America Movil’s IPTV offer continues to strengthen itself in Latin America, where it is also available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, [...]

The boom of esports in Latin America to close second Nextv Sport Latin America’s virtual edition

The last panel discussion that will be held in the second Nextv Sport Latin Americas virtual edition, organized by Dataxis, is called The boom of Esports in Latin America, and will take place next Wednesday, May 5th between 1:00 PM (CDMX) and 1:50 PM (CDMX). Registration for this one and the rest of the panels [...]

Globo plans to premiere 75 original productions on Globoplay between 2021 and 2022

Erick Bretas, Director de Productos Digitales del Grupo Globo de Brasil dio a conocer algunos de los proyectos a corto plazo para Globoplay, el SVOD OTT de la compañía. Según reportó el ejecutivo, Globo tiene actualmente 102 proyectos en desarrollo y producción para ser estrenados en Globoplay, de los cuales 75 harán su debut en [...]