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Anatel decided to consider the free DTH from Oi and Claro as pay TV

Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) announced a 17.7% growth in pay TV operators in the country, which included the free DTHs Oi TV Livre and Claro Livre. Its the first time that Anatel adds as “subscribers” to households with this type of service with an STB that enables free-to-air TV channels and allows additional pay [...]

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 [...]

Globo would have inscribed a STB at Anatel and may launch new streaming box

According to the information reported on the specialized website Minha Operadora and others, the Brazilian group Grupo Globo would be planning to launch a new streaming box, which it would have inscribed at Anatel, the entity that regulates the telecommunications market in Brazil. Minha Operadora reports that the device would be called Globo.com, although, in [...]

Brazil reports less than 14 million pay TV subscribers in May and loses 156 thousand clients so far this year

According to the latest data reported by the Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações in Brazil, the entity in charge of regulating the telecommunications market in that country, the pay TV market ended in May with a total of 13,994 million subscribers, thus reporting similar figures to those of April 2012. According to Anatel, the countrys pay [...]

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 [...]

Telefonica to provide its DTH offer in Brazil to its current clients until 2022

The telecommunications company Vivo -name under which Telefonica’s operations in Brazil are known- announced its decision to renew its partnership agreement with Media Networks Latin America (Telefonica) so that the company is responsible for supporting Vivos DTH operations until the end of next year. Although Media Networks belongs to Telefonica, last April, Hispasat (Grupo Red [...]

Brazil loses almost 200 thousand pay TV subscribers and reports the biggest customers drop so far this year

According to figures reported by the Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel) in Brazil, and quoted by the specialized website Telaviva, the pay TV market in that country ended March with just over 14.3 million subscribers. According to the entity, the country lost 198.5 thousand clients during the month, which was the most significant drop so [...]

Sky Play makes new profile available for children’s audiences

Brazilian pay TV operator Sky (AT&T) has made a new feature available on its OTT (Sky Play), through which up to 12-years-old subscribers who access the platform will be able to enter a special profile called Perfil Kids , which brings together titles specially produced for children’s audiences. The new resource is now available for [...]

Pay TV subscribers base continues to decline and stands below 15 million subscribers since November in Brazil

According to the latest information reported by the Brazilian Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel), telecommunications regulator in the country, the pay TV market ended January with 14,644 million subscribers, 184 thousand customers less than the 14,828 million reported in December 2020. Likewise, the entity reported that, during the last year, the area reported a 4.97% [...]

TV channels request to put analog blackout off in Chile until 2026

According to the information reported on Diario Financieros web version this last Tuesday, March 16th, Chilean FTA TV channels, gathered through Anatel, an entity that brings together the country’s FTA TV channels, requested the Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel) to grant a new deadline to complete the total migration to DTT. According to Pisapapeles, the channels [...]