Category: Pay TV

Uruguayan pay TV operators continue to demand changes in the Media Law to include internet as part of their offer

Washington Melo, President at the Camara Uruguaya de Television para Abonados (CUTA), demands the countrys Government to move forward on the implementation of a new legal framework, in order to boost the sector. The entity he presides gathers 83 pay TV operators in Uruguay.  Cable TV company’s viability is seriously threatened because everything is geared [...]

Cuba establishes regulations to start providing pay TV

The Cuban Government published last Tuesday, August 17th, in the Gaceta Oficial  the Decreto Ley 35, which establishes a set of regulations for the telecommunications, information and communication technologies and the use of the radioelectric spectrum on the island. In the document, and for the first time, the bases for developing a pay TV offer [...]

Entel launches new pay TV offer via streaming for mobile customers in Bolivia

Telecommunications company Entel Bolivia has officially announced on August 16th the launch of Entel TV Smart, its new pay TV offering via streaming, available to the company’s mobile customers, both prepaid and postpaid, although, as reported, it will soon be available to clients of other operators in the country. The app is available for download [...]

Telecom continues to increase its pay TV subscribers base and strengthens gaming and esports content on Flow

As part of Q2 2021 results presentation, the telecommunications company Telecom Argentina reported a total of 3,545 million subscribers to its pay TV offer. The figure shows a 1.3% annual growth on the base (45 thousand net additions), which it has managed to  keep during 2021, since, in relation to Q1 2021, Telecom added 25 [...]

Pay TV reports more than 700 thousand subscribers and reaches its highest base in Bolivia

According to the latest report made by Bolivian Autoridad de Regulacion y Fiscalizacion de Telecomunicaciones y Transportes (ATT), the entity in charge of regulating and supervising telecommunications activities in the country, the pay TV market continues to rise and ended Q1 2021 with a total of 702,275 subscribers. This is the highest figure reported in [...]

Atlas joins Las Chivas and arrives at Afizzionados through ‘Acceso Atlas’

Pay TV channel Afizziados (Televisa) has officially announced this Thursday, August 5th, that it will broadcast a new program focused on Atlas FC, one of the most important football clubs in Mexico. The new TV show is called Acceso Atlas, and will be broadcast weekly, on Wednesdays, both through Izzi and Sky Mexico. This is [...]

Uruguay ends 2020 with almost 645 thousand pay TV subscribers and DirecTV as the leading operator

According to the information officially reported by the Uruguayan Unidad Reguladora de Servicios de Comunicaciones (URSEC), entity in charge of regulating Uruguay’s telecommunications market, the country ended 2020 with 644,620 pay TV subscribers. The reported figure showed a growth of 5,812 subscribers in relation to June 2020, when 638,808 clients were informed. Likewise, with regard [...]

Brazilian pay TV subscriber base continues to decline, but manages to slow its negative curve in June

The pay TV market in Brazil continues to record losses in terms of subscribers. Last May, the sector achieved less than 14 million subscribers for the first time since 2012 and, in June, according to the figures reported by the Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel), entity in charge of regulating the telecommunications market in the [...]

Totalplay continues adding subscribers on its pay TV base and reports more than 11 million FTTH HPs at the end of Q2 2021

As part of its Q2 2021 financial results report presentation, Mexican telecommunications company Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) ended the period with 1.93 million pay TV subscribers,  a customer base that, according to the company’s figures, experienced a 48% growth compared with the figures that the company showed in Q2 2020. According to the companys report, Totalplay’s [...]

Claro Brazil strengthens its pay-TV OTT offer in Now with Top Streaming

Telecommunications company Claro (America Movil) has announced this week the launch of Top Streaming in Brazil,  its new OTT offer, which brings together more than 100 linear TV channels and on demand content. Access to the new offer can be made through the Now platform, and is available to the companys customers. The information was [...]