Category: Pay TV

VTR digital TV clients to be able to access HBO Max catalog

Telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Latin America) has officially announced this last Monday, June 21st, that all its customers who have hired its digital TV offer will be able to access HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s (AT&T) new SVOD OTT, whose subscription will be included in the price of the plan already hired by the Chilean companys clients. [...]

Telefonica Peru is identified as a dominant pay TV player and must share its network with other operators

Peruvian Organismo Supervisor de Inversion Privada de Telecomunicaciones (Osiptel), in charge of regulating the countrys telecommunications market, has officially announced this last Thursday, June 18th, that Telefonica del Peru has a dominant position in the pay TV market, specifically in the cable TV offer.  The announcement took place after the entity made a market analysis, [...]

WarnerMedia broadcasts HBO Max titles on its pay TV channels in Latin America through the ‘Festival Max’

WarnerMedia Latin America (AT&T) has announced last week that it will broadcast special programming on its pay TV channels in Latin America through a segment it called Festival Max, and aims to strengthen the launch of the SVOD OTT HBO Max, which will be available in the region from next Tuesday, June 29th. According to [...]

Fox Sports Mexico to continue with its same brand name after being acquired by Grupo Lauman

After, at the end of May, the media conglomerate Grupo Lauman, chaired by businessman Manuel Arroyo, acquired Fox Sports operations in Mexico, Arroyo, CEO of the company, was interviewed by Mexican website Expansion, where he gave details about the Group’s ideas for Fox’s sports business in the country, which will keep the same name after [...]

Telmex could start offering pay TV in Mexico ‘in at least 30 days’

According to the information reported last Monday, June 14th in the Mexican newspaper El Economistas web version,the telecommunications company Telmex (America Movil) could start offering pay TV in the country in at least 30 days . The news means the strengthening of Telmex’s offer, which includes internet, telephony and, in terms of video, internet packages [...]

WarnerMedia launches TNT Sports in Mexico

WarnerMedia (AT&T) has announced this Friday, June 10th, the launch of its sports channel TNT Sports in Mexico. With the announcement, the channel became available in four Latin American markets, as Mexico joins Argentina, Brazil and Chile. However, and according to the information reported on several specialized websites, in Mexico TNT Sports will not feature [...]

Starz sues Disney for using the ‘Star’ and ‘Star+’ brands in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico

According to the information reported by the US specialized website The Wrap, Lionsgate, focused on distributing films and TV content, and owner of the US premium TV network Starz and the SVOD OTT Starzplay, has filed this last Monday, June 7th trademark infringement lawsuits against The Walt Disney Company in the Argentine, Brazilian and Mexican [...]

Brazilian pay TV doubles its subscribers drop in April compared to 2020

According to the figures reported by the Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel) in Brazil, during April the countrys pay TV market lost 156.9 thousand subscribers, and ended the fourth month of the year with a total of 14.15 million subscribers, deepening the decline in customers that it has been reporting in recent months. Brazilian pay [...]

Win Sports+ and Win Sports Online to strengthen its sports content catalog in June with the Copa America, UEFA Euro 2020 and Colombian Football

Colombian channel Win Sports+, pay TV channel Win Sports premium option, officially launched in Colombia in 2020, has officially announced this last Friday that, during June. it will strengthen its sports content catalog. On the international football side,, the channel will broadcast Copa America and UEFA Euro 2020 matches, while, locally, it will bring to [...]

SBT strengthens its international expansion and reaches Angola and Mozambique

According to the information reported by several specialized websites in Brazil, Brazilian TV channel SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão) started its broadcasts for audiences living in Angola and Mozambique. Those residing in either of the two countries will be able to access SBT as part of their pay TV offer through ZAP, one of the [...]