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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 [...]

ETB’s FTTH client base features almost 500 thousand clients and triples the number of new subscribers reported in 2019

As part of its Q4 2020 results presentation, the Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogota (ETB) reported that its fixed customer base added 24 thousand new users during 2020, totaling 901 thousand customers as of December 31st last year. The Colombian telecommunications company also highlighted the growth shown by its FTTH customer base, which added 127 [...]

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, [...]

National Copyright Directorate grants first precautionary measure against online piracy in Colombia

The Alliance against Pay TV Piracy (better known as Alianza), a group of content providers, pay TV operators and technology providers that fight against piracy in Latin America, reported days ago that Colombian National Copyright Directorate ( Direccion Nacional de Derecho de Autor – DNDA) granted for the first time blocking precautionary measures against IPTV [...]

DirecTV opens new broadcast center in Colombia

DirecTV (AT&T) has announced this last Monday, March 8th, that it has opened a new broadcast center in Colombia, for which it made aCOP 43,428 million (more than USD 12 million) investment. As reported by the company, the satellite network, received from Argentina and California, will be distributed to Colombia, Ecuador and the Caribbean. Located [...]

ViacomCBS taps IMS as exclusive Pluto TV marketing representative in some Latin American countries

ViacomCBS Networks Americas has announced this last Monday, March 8th, an agreement with Internet Media Services (IMS – Aleph Holding) to add ViacomCBS’s AVOD OTT Pluto TV, officially launched in Latin America last year, into its commercial partners ecosystem for some markets in the region. This way, IMS will exclusively represent Pluto TV in several [...]

Cable & Wireless exits DTH market in Panama

As part of its Q4 2020 financial results report, the telecommunications company Liberty Latin America has announced that the Panamanian operator Cable & Wireless decided not to market its DTH offer anymore as of last January. The offer was called +TV Digital Prepago, and was originally launched in 2014. According to specialized websites, the initial [...]

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 [...]

VIX strengthens its catalog with RCN titles

The AVOD OTT Vix, recently acquired by Univision, and whose catalog includes around 20 thousand hours of TV programs and movies in Spanish, has recently announced an agreement with the Colombian FTA TV channel RCN, with the aim of expanding and strengthening its catalog. with some of the titles that are broadcast on its screen. [...]

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 [...]