Tag Archives: Bogotá

Colombia reports more than 6 million pay TV subscribers in 2020

According to the latest report recently released by Colombian Comision de Regulacion de Comunicaciones (CRC), a regulatory entity that promotes competition and regulates communications services in the country, the pay TV market ended 2020 with a total of 6.06 million subscribers in the country. According to the report, the figure shows a more than 131 [...]

Netflix to open new headquarters in Bogota and plans to release 30 local productions in Colombia between 2021 and 2022

Netflix has announced this last Thursday that it will open a new headquarter for the company in Bogota, Colombia. In addition, the company announced that, between 2021 and 2022, up to 30 new series, films, documentaries and special contents will be produced in the country. Today, we are excited to take the next step: a [...]

Disney+ is already working on a new original production made in Latin America with The Mediapro Studio

The Mediapro Studio Colombia and Argentina announced it has started filming Siempre fui yo, a new Disney+ original production made in Latin America and lasting ten 40-minute episodes, which is scheduled to be released by the end of 2021. The series will be starred by Mexican actress and singer Karol Sevilla, Colombian singer Pipe Bueno [...]

Movistar grows in FTTH and IPTV in Colombia during 2020

As part of the operating and financial results recently announced by Movistar Colombia, the company reported that it has ended 2020 with 1.2 million broadband internet customers, of which 329 thousand have FTTH services with symmetric speeds of up to 500 MB in Bogota and 300 MB in the rest of the country. In addition, [...]

Movistar offers internet via FTTH with up to 500 megabytes in Bogotá with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and HBO premium channels

Telecommunications company Telefonica -whose operations in Latin America are branded as Movistar-, has announced this Monday, March 1st, that it is offering symmetric FTTH internet speeds of 500 megabytes in Bogota. As reported by the company, in the Colombian capital there are already more than 300 thousand households with this offer available. Each installation includes [...]

ETB and Ufinet to market neutral FTTH network in Bogota

Neutral telecommunications network infrastructure operator Ufinet has announced this last Monday, February 8th a partnership agreement with the Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota (ETB), through which they will create a company that will commercialize a neutral FTTH network in the Bogotan wholesale telecommunications market, as well as in Bogotas nearby towns. As officially reported by [...]

TV Red Digital chooses Anevia and Viaccess-Orca to launch new OTT platform in Bogota

OTT and IPTV software solutions provider Anevia, and Viaccess-Orca (VO), which provides OTT, TV platforms and content protection, announced the start of a complete OTT TV platform for TV Red Digital in Bogota, Colombia. As officially reported by Anevia, TV Red Digital will operate the new platform as the core of a white-label OTT TV [...]

DirecTV launches new internet plans with 5G in Bogota

Days ago, DirecTV (AT&T) officially announced the launch of new 5G internet plans in some locations of Bogota, Colombia. As the company officially reported on its website, the offer is available in the Kennedy town, although, according to several specialized websites, the company intends to expand it to others, such as Engativa. As reported by [...]

‘Los Internacionales’ premieres in May in Argentina through Telefe and Flow

ViacomCBS International Studios (VIS), The Mediapro Studio, Telecom and Olympusat announced the premiere of the series Los Internacionales on FTA through Telefe and on demand on Flow. Starred by Argentine actress Cecilia Roth and Colombian actor Juan Pablo Shuk, Los Internacionales is the first fiction series set during the Argentine political and economic crisis that [...]

FTA TV faces the main challenges in front of the OTT model

During the last edition of the Nextv Series Colombia event, which took place last June 27th at the JW Marriott Hotel in Bogota, executives Rodrigo Holguin, Director at RTVC Play, Santiago Escobar Lloreda, New Business Manager at RCN TV and Juan Ignacio Pinillos Seminario, Smart TV Manager at LG Electronics, starred in the panel FTA [...]