Tag Archives: Bolivia

RCN distributes two series in Bolivia and Ecuador

The Colombian channel RCN announced new distribution agreements for its series La ley del corazon and El Man es German, in Latin America. As announced, the first was acquired by Cadena A (Bolivia), and the second by Teleamazonas (Ecuador). RCN released La ley del corazon initially in 2016, and two years later, the series was [...]

Bolivian football club President offers USD 100 million for professional football TV rights

Marcelo Claure, President of the Bolivian football club Bolivar, announced that he is offering USD 100 million to acquire Bolivian professional football TV rights for 10 years. According to Bolivian specialized websites, the businessman offered that figure to sport clubs executives that take part in  the countrys Professional Football League. Currently, football TV rights belong [...]

RTVE increases its international TV channels distribution in Latin America

On Tuesday, the Spanish company RTVE announced that it managed to increase the its international channels penetration in different Latin American countries, such as Costa Rica, Peru, Bolivia, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador and Colombia, according to what it has officially reported. Many distributors, with the aim of offering their subscribers a greater number of channels, [...]

Bolivia lanza OTT con producciones realizadas en el país

BoliviaCine, nuevo OTT que reúne las principales películas del cine boliviano, ya está disponible en su versión web. La plataforma es una iniciativa de los realizadores Ariel Soto y Álvaro Olmos, creada con la finalidad de potenciar la visibilidad de las producciones del país, con una selección de títulos locales disponibles. La idea nace a [...]

Bolivia launches OTT with productions made in the country

BoliviaCine, a new OTT that brings the main Bolivian cinema films together, is now available on its web version. The initiative comes from filmmakers Ariel Soto and Alvaro Olmos, who created it with the aim of enhancing the visibility of the country’s productions, with a selection of local titles available. ‘The idea comes up from [...]

Pluto TV is now available in Latin America

ViacomCBS announced that its AVOD OTT Pluto TV is now available in 17 Latin American countries. The platform has been launched in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Paraguay, El Salvador, Uruguay and Venezuela. In Brazil, the OTT will be launched at the end of [...]

CuriosityStream expands in Latin America through a partnership with Millicom

CuriosityStream, has announced a distribution partnership with Millicom -which operates in Latin America under the Tigo brand-, to bring its programming to over one million subscribers in Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Paraguay. CuriosityStream is currently available to subscribers of Millicoms linear service in Colombia and Costa Rica, with [...]

Millicom ends 2019 with 3.5 million cable customers

On its Q4 2019 results report, Millicom -which operates in Latin America under the Tigo brand-, reports to have added 63 thousand HFC customers in the period and 351 thousand  during the year, to reach 3.5 million at the year-end. In addition, the company informed that, in its residential cable business, it expanded its HFC [...]

Bolivia to start analog blackout’s implementation in 2021

Bolivian Telecommunications Vice Minister, Rene Sanchez, announced new dates for the analog blackouts implementation in the country, which had been put off by the Government last year. The initial date for the DTT migration process will be next November 30th, 2021, and will be developed in stages, until it is completed on November 30th, 2025. [...]

Pay TV records more than 648 thousand subscribers in Bolivia in Q3 2019

As reported by the Bolivian Telecommunications and Transportation Regulation and Control Authority (AAT), 648,345 pay TV subscribers was recorded in the country up to September 2019. The figure means an increase compared with the number of subscribers recorded in 2018, which, according to the regulator, was below 600 thousand subscribers. AAT también informó que, a [...]