Category: Pay TV

Tigo Sports launches special offer in Paraguay due to the return of Professional Football League

Tigo Paraguay (Millicom), which owns Professional football TV  broadcasting rights in the country, announced the launch of a new offer for its TV clients due to the resumption of the Paraguayan Professional Football League, scheduled for next July 17th , after it was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. At Tigo we want to be [...]

Disney takes F1 to pay TV with ESPN

The Walt Disney Company announced last week the broadcast of Formula 1 for Latin America, both through its Fox Action premium channel, as well as on ESPN and ESPN App. With the news, the main automobile competition in the world, which resumed its activities this last weekend after the pandemic period, it expanded its reach, [...]

Movistar TV removes Televisa’s channels in Peru and bets on local content

As reported by specialized websites, Movistar TV made a series of changes on its programming in Peru since this Wednesday, July 1st, and removed Televisas channels in that country, such as TL Novelas, Canal de las Estrellas, Golden, De Pelicula , Golden Edge, Univision, Telehit Urbano, Estrellas HD, Golden HD, Telehit HD and Golden Premier [...]

VTR removes NBC Universal channels to launch seven premium HBO channels on its grid

Chilean pay TV operator VTR announced that it has removed Syfy, Universal Channel and Studio Universal (NBCUniversal) on June 29th, in order to enable HBO’s premium channel package, which the company had announced in April. The removal of the Syfy, Universal and Studio Universal channels, as reported in January, is because of the launch of [...]

¡HOLA! TV strengthens itself in the US Hispanic market with Charter Communications

The pay TV channel ¡HOLA! TV (Atresmedia) announced that it has ran an agreement with Charter Communications to join Spectrum’s Latin programming. As officially reported by Atresmedia, the channel will be available on Mi Plan Latino and Latino View packages of the US operator. This new launch in the US allows us to strengthen the [...]

TUDN to broadcast new Mexican football competition before resuming the MX League

The pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision), launched in 2019, announced that, starting this Friday, July 3rd, it will broadcast the Copa de Mexico, a new football competition in which eight clubs in the country will participate and will last 15 matches. The tournament will take place at the Estadio Akron, in Guadalajara, and [...]

TV Educa, new educational TV channel launched in Chile, extends its broadcasts until September

As officially reported by the Chilean National Television Association (Anatel), the TV Educa channel, launched in late April with educational content for children, will be available in Chilean TV operators until next September 14th. Since it was officially launched, the channel was designed to be together with children during the Covid-19 pandemic and, since it [...]

Film & Arts launches its first podcast

Pay TV channel Film & Arts (AMC Networks), available in Latin America and focused on art, film, music, theater and other artistic and cultural events content, launched its first podcast on Monday, June 22nd, called Norma en la nube It is a 40 unpublished stories collection, created and narrated by Argentine actress Norma Aleandro, which [...]

Wom gets ready to enter the Chilean pay TV market with Wom TV

Chilean virtual mobile operator Wom (Novator Partners) is getting itself ready to enter the pay TV market in the country. As reported days ago by Diario Financiero on its web version, at the beginning of May, the Diario Oficial, where laws, decrees and other legal regulations in the country are published, published the inscription of [...]

Claro requests regulatory changes between pay TV and OTTs again in Brazil

Claro Brazil requested to make regulatory changes on the Conditional Access Service Law (SeAC Law), available in the country since 2011, in order to correct regulatory asymmetries between pay TV and OTTs. Fábio Andrade, Institutional Affairs VP at Claro Brazil, has recently took part of The future of pay TV regulation, conference developed by Brazilian [...]