Category: Free to Air

Turner refuses to assign Argentine Professional Football League’s matches broadcasts on FTA TV

As recently reported on several specialized websites in Argentina, leaders of the Argentine Football Association (AFA) -football regulator in Argentina-, the countrys Government, Turner and Disney met this week and finally failed to reach an agreement so that the Argentine FTA TV channel TV Publica0 can broadcast matches of the country’s Professional Football League on [...]

VIX strengthens its catalog with RCN titles

The AVOD OTT Vix, recently acquired by Univision, and whose catalog includes around 20 thousand hours of TV programs and movies in Spanish, has recently announced an agreement with the Colombian FTA TV channel RCN, with the aim of expanding and strengthening its catalog. with some of the titles that are broadcast on its screen. [...]

Argentine Government intends to broadcast Professional Football League’s matches on TV Publica again

According to the information reported on the Argentine newspaper La Nacions official website on February 13th, the Argentine Government  made a formal request to TNT Sports and Fox to broadcast Professional Football Leagues -which has officially started on Friday February 12th- on the FTA TV channel TV Publica. The countrys Government had already expressed its [...]

Band to broadcast F1 races in Brazil until the end of 2022

As reported by the Folha de São Paulos and other specialized websites in Brazil, the Bandeirantes Group has announced this Tuesday, February 9th, an agreement to broadcast Formula 1 races (F1) exclusively in the country, until the end of 2022. The competitions 2021 season is scheduled to start next March 28th, and will run until [...]

Canal 1 to broadcast Televisa productions in Colombia

Colombian FTA TV channel Canal 1 announced this week an agreement with Televisa, with the aim of strengthening its content catalog and airing productions of the Mexican company in Colombia. The first title announced as part of the partnership is the series La rosa de Guadalupe, although, as reported by the Colombian channel, the agreement [...]

Caracol TV to produce premium TV contents in partnership with The Mediapro Studio

Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol TV has announced this Wednesday, January 27th, a partnership with the Spanish company The Mediapro Studio, with the aim of producing premium TV content for the international market. Although the companies did not detail the amount of content that makes up the agreement yet, they reported that the first title [...]

Claro Box TV strengthens its line up with Globo channels in Brazil

The telecommunications company Claro Brazil (America Móvil) has strengthened the Claro Box TV catalog, its new STB launched in October 2020 in several cities of the country, and added Globo’s FTA TV and pay TV channels to its offer, which, up to now, were not available, as both groups had not initially ran an agreement. [...]

Sky Play strengthens its TV Everywhere offer with three new FTA TV channels

According to several specialized websites in Brazil, pay TV operator Sky (AT&T) continues to strengthen its channels offering on its SVOD OTT Sky Play, which already features 53 channels available. This time, FTA broadcasters that joined the platform from last November 30th are SBT, Rede TV and Record TV. According to the information reported by [...]

Global Sports Rights Management expands Brasileirão’s distribution in the Caribbean with Flow Sports

Global Sports Rights Management (GSRM), the company that holds international rights of series A and B of the Professional Brazilian Football League -better known as Brasileirão-, to be broadcast on FTA TV, pay TV, pay-per-view and OTT , has announced a distribution agreement with Flow Sports for three seasons (2020-2022). Through the agreement, the sports [...]

ViacomCBS may be about to acquire Chilevision

After some rumors that started to place in August, the Diario Financiero de Chile reported on its website this past Sunday, November 22, that ViacomCBS would be closer to acquiring the free-to-air TV channel Chilevisión, owned by Turner (WarnerMedia; AT&T). According to the website, which cites “high sources” in the negotiations, ViacomCBS is about to [...]