Category: Pay TV

Conmebol launches ‘Conmebol TV’ in Brazil with Claro and Sky

The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) officially announced on Monday the launch of Conmebol TV, which will start its operations exclusively as of today, the day in which the Copa Libertadores is reactivated, after being cancelled in March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Conmebol TV will initially be available to Claro and Sky clients, and [...]

CuriosityStream confirms launch of three new original series between 2020 and 2021

The OTT CuriosityStream announced days ago three new original series that will premiere from the last quarter of this year and the beginning of 2021, which will be available to its audiences on VOD and pay TV globally, also in Latin America.  The announced titles are Nature through her eyes and My wild backyard, which [...]

TUDN to broadcast Female MX Football League in partnership with Facebook Watch

Televisa has officially announced last  September 10th that the sports pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision) has run a partnership agreement with Facebook to broadcast the Mexican Female Football League (called Guard1anes 2020) for free through Facebook Watch. As reported by Televisa, for this year it is planned to broadcast 14 matches, one for [...]

Anatel establishes that offering linear TV channels on the internet is not considered as pay TV

Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) has officially established that linear TV channels offered via streaming is not considered a pay TV offer, but rather a value-added service. For this reason, they should be excluded from the rules established by the SeAC Law (N°. 12,485; 2011), which regulates Pay TV offers in Brazil. Linearity in content [...]

Cuban Government submits pay TV offer as a measure to alleviate economic crisis due to the pandemic period

As part of a new measures package recently announced by the Cuban Government, the Cuban Economy and Planning Ministry launched this week the report Cuba y su desafio economico y social, which highlights a series of measures to be applied due to the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic in several areas, including the telecommunications [...]

Win Sports launches new offers due to a possible Professional Football League resumption in Colombia

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that, due to the probable resumption of the Colombian Professional Football League, and after having offered Win Sports+, the company’s new premium TV channel, for free during the last six months, it launched a series of new promotional offers, aimed at facilitating access to football content in Colombia, [...]

Peruvian pay TV continues losing subscribers at the end of Q2 2020

According to the latest figures reported days ago by the Peruvian Organismo Supervisor de Inversión Privada en Telecomunicaciones (Osiptel), the country’s pay TV market continues losing subscribers, and ended the second quarter of the year with 1,956 million customers, and a household penetration by 21.3%. The maximum number of pay TV subscribers that the Peruvian [...]

Globo launches new pay TV via OTT package through Globoplay

Brazilian company Globo has recently announced the launch of Globoplay +, a new package with linear pay TV channels, which it broadcasts via OTT through Globoplay. The offer is available from this Tuesday, September 1st and includes Globosats channelst, Globo’s pay TV division. Specialized websites in Brazil had previously reported this initiative. Linear channels available [...]

Dish Mexico launches new packages with Amazon Prime Video

Dish Mexico announced this Tuesday, September 1st, it will offer new packages with the best of pay TV and an Amazon Prime membership included. As reported from Dish, once the new Dish packages have been acquired, users must create and activate an Amazon account to access all these benefits.  Packages with Amazon Prime included will [...]

VTR launches new VOD platform version for all its customers

Chilean telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Latin America) announced this Thursday that it has made a new update to its VOD platform for all its clients, and for free. They will be able to access their content by clicking on the VOD button on their remote controls. As reported from VTR, the new version includes a [...]