Tag Archives: Ecuador

‘Si, se puede’, Ecuavisas’s original series, is the first Ecuadorian production to be available on Amazon Prime Video Direct

Ecuadorian FTA TV channel Ecuavisa reported that its Si, se puede production, originally announced last year, became the first Ecuadorian series to arrive at Amazon Prime Video, where it has been available since March 6th through Amazon Prime Video Direct. The Ecuadorian production plot focuses on the first time that the Ecuadorian National Team managed [...]

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 [...]

TV Cable Ecuador launches Xtrim, new SVOD OTT with live TV channels, on demand content and premium packages

Ecuadorian Grupo TV Cable has announced the official launch of Xtrim, its new SVOD OTT. As reported on the platform’s official website, its catalog brings together more than 70 live TV channels in HD; as well as VOD content that includes series and movies, to be watched from any device. Access to the platform is [...]

Liberty Latin America could acquire Telefonica’s operations in Colombia and Ecuador

As reported by several specialized websites, including Bloomberg and the Spanish newspaper Cinco Dias on its web version, after having acquired Telefónica’s operations in Costa Rica this year – where, as in the rest of Latin America, excluding Brazil, it operates under the Movistar brand-, Liberty Latin America is now considering an acquisition of Telefonicas [...]

GolTV resumes payments to clubs for Ecuadorian football TV rights

After GolTV has confirmed that it will continue paying the broadcasting rights for the Liga Pro -name under which the Ecuadorian Professional Football League is known-, Miguel Angel Loor, President at the Ecuadorian League, confirmed on November 18th through his official Twitter account that GolTV has finally made a new payment to the country’s football [...]

Ecuador’s pay TV subscribers base is below one million clients again

According to what the Ecuadorian Agencia de Regulacion y Control de Telecomunicaciones (Arcotel) has officially reported, the country ended Q3 2020 with 946.9 thousand pay TV subscribers. With this figure, and after several consecutive quarters in decline, Ecuadors pay TV subscribers base is below one million clients, a fact that had not happened since 2013, [...]

Etapa to stop marketing its DTH offer as of November 30th

According to several specialized websites, the Ecuadorian company Etapa, which offers telephony, internet and TV services, will discontinue its DTH offer on November 30th. According to the information reported from El Mercurio, Jaime Arce, the company’s Marketing Manager, reported that the decision was made by the board of directors and, for this reason, no new [...]

Disney launches Disney+ pre-sale offer in 10 Latin American countries

14 days after the official launch of Disney+ in Latin America, scheduled for next November 17th, The Walt Disney Company launched a pre-sale offer of the SVOD OTT, available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Uruguay. The pre-launch offer is only available through the official Disney+ website, and is [...]

OneFootball acquires rights to broadcast the Bundesliga in South America

OneFootballs app and website, focused on sports news and results monitoring, announced on September 30th it has acquired the rights to broadcast the German Football League (Bundesliga) in several South American countries for free. The company made the announcement days after acquiring the rights also for Brazil. With the news, the Bundesliga matches are available [...]