Category: TV channels / Content

Brazil is close to approve new rules for football broadcasts on TV

Brazilian Senate has approved this last Tuesday the Lei do Mandante (N°. 2,336; 2021), which introduces changes on football matches broadcasting rights in Brazil. The text makes changes on the current regulations established in the Lei Pele (N° 9,615; 1998), which reports that the TV rights of the teams that star in a football match [...]

Globo opens discussion on the future of football TV rights with Brazilian clubs

Brazilian Globo Group has published this Monday, August 23rd, a letter for the 40 clubs in series A and B of the country’s Professional Football League (known as Brasileirão), while the Lei do Mandante, which grants clubs that dispute their matches as locals the power to negotiate their matches TV rights, not taking into account [...]

Jovem Pan starts its TV expansion with match between Athlético Paranaense and Corinthians

Brazilian Group Jovem Pan  has officially announced a new partnership to start its expansion into the sports field. According to the information that was reported, the initiative will start this coming Sunday, August 22nd, with the match between Brazilian teams Athletico Paranaense and Corinthians, due to the Brazilian Professional Football League, known as Brasileirão. With [...]

Argentine Government to invest almost USD 55 million to reactivate audiovisual industry in the country

Argentine President, Alberto Fernandez, has recently announced a series of measures aimed at promoting, strengthening and reactivating the audiovisual industry in the country. According to the information that was reported, the measures will be implemented throughout the second half of 2021, and include an AR$ 5.3 billion investment (more than USD 54.5 million) focused on [...]

Jovem Pan gets ready to launch its new TV channel and premiers program on History Channel

Brazilian Group Jovem Pan, which owns several radio stations in Brazil, has announced a new partnership with A+E Networks, so that the journalistic program Jornal da Manhã, leader in terms of live radio streaming, is available on pay TV through History Channel. The agreement became effective on August 3rd, and allows History subscribers to access [...]

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 [...]

Claro launches Claro TV in Honduras through Clarovideo

Telecommunications company Claro Honduras (America Movil) has announced the launch of its new TV offer, called Claro TV, which is available to Claro Hogar clients as a TV Everywhere initiative, and can be accessed from the Clarovideo platform. We have changed the way we communicate, connect ourselves and watch TV. With this new TV Everywhere [...]

Afizzizados launches new TV program focused on ‘Las Chivas’

Mexican telecommunications company Televisa has officially announced this Thursday, July 29th, that its pay TV channel Afizziados will broadcast a new program, called Acceso Chivas, and focused on content about the Club Deportivo Guadalajara, one of the most popular in the country . According to the information reported by Televisa, Acceso Chivas will be broadcast [...]

Univision acquires ‘significant equity stake’ in Combate Global and strengthens its sports catalog

US Spanish-language media and content company Univision Communications Inc has officially announced this last Wednesday, July 28th an agreement with Combate Global, LLC, through which Univision has acquired a significant equity stake -which was not reported-  in the Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise. Combate Global is the leading Hispanic MMA sports franchise, aimed [...]

Hemisphere Media Group explores a possible sale

US media conglomerate Hemisphere Media Group, focused on Spanish-speaking audiences and owner of several TV and streaming products available in Latin America, is exploring options that include a potential sale. The information was reported by Reuters this last Thursday, July 22nd, who quoted people familiar with the matter. News are coming after several agreements that [...]