Tag Archives: Enacom

Enacom gives pay TV licenses for cooperatives in Argentina

The Community Broadcasting Services Provision and Marketing Cooperative of Argentina (Colsecor), an entity that brings together cooperatives and SMEs throughout the country to provide them telecommunications services, reported that the National Communications Agency (Enacom) granted 32 licenses , which include internet, pay TV services and virtual mobile operators (VMO). Claudio Ambrosioni, head of Enacom, had [...]

Enacom and Netflix move forward in new partnerships for projects in Argentina

Argentina’s National Communications Agency (Enacom) President, Claudio Ambrosini, met this week with Paula Pinha, Director of Public Policy of Netflix in Latin America, in order to move forward in new projects of the US company in the country and increase collaborations levels. As reported by the Argentine regulator, during the meeting, Pinha explained the different [...]

Enacom to make licensing process for cooperatives faster

Claudio Ambrosini, Head of the Argentina Ente Nacional de Comunicaciones (Enacom), reported Nextv News that the process to deliver pay TV licenses for telecommunications cooperatives will be implemented faster. Cooperatives are my priority, emphasized the executive. Cooperatives have a special process involved to assign them pay TV licenses that, as reported by referents from the [...]

Argentina puts off analog blackout for 2021

Argentine Government ordered by decree to postpone the analog blackout for two years, originally scheduled for this year August 31st. Decree 173 delays the deadline for TV broadcasters to migrate to digital ones, and establishes the new analog blackout date for August 31st, 2021. As reported by the National Telecommunications Agency (Enacom), the deadline for [...]

Argentine cooperatives to denounce on not-granted TV licenses

Cooperative members who complained to the Argentinian National Communications Agency (Enacom) about the delays in granting TV licenses to more than 30 entities are still waiting for an answer. Most of the files are under Competition Defense National Commission (CNDF) possession, with all the deadlines stipulated by the State, which have been largely defeated, according [...]

Argentina suspends migration of pay UHF services

Argentinas National Communications Agency (Enacom) suspended for two years the migration of pay UHF services operating at frequencies 512-698 MHz to the 12.2 GHz-12.7 GHz band. Through a resolution published in the Official Gazette, the agency suspended the effects of the measure originally adopted in May 2016, which was modified a few months later. Initially, [...]

New must-carry rules for DTH operators in Argentina

Argentinas National Communications Agency (Enacom) established that satellite pay TV providers must deliver the State-owned free-to-air channels, as well as the Buenos Aires City channel and the Catholic Church channel (in this latter case in the area of coverage that coincides with the uplink of the DTH systems). The resolution also states that these systems [...]

Argentina grants new DTH license

The National Communications Agency (Enacom) has granted a DTH license to Interam SRL, a company located in Formosa province, northeast region of Argentina. Initially, the company will invest AR$ 100 million (USD 4.9 million) in equipment. The first trials would begin in three months and the service would be operational in six months. The person [...]

Argentina grants pay TV licenses to Telefónica and Claro

Argentinas National Entity of Communications (Enacom) has granted pay TV licenses to Claro (América Móvil) and Telefónica. In addition, cable operator Supercanal received the authorization to provide mobile telephony as MVNO. These new decisions, taken during Enacoms first board meeting of the year, allow the country to move forward with the opening of the telecommunications [...]

Las telefónicas, cerca de dar DTH en Argentina

En un encuentro con periodistas realizado durante Jornadas Internacionales 2017, el titular del Ente Nacional de Comunicaciones (Enacom), Miguel de Godoy, afirmó que es “muy probable que el gobierno autorice a las telefónicas a dar DTH. Actualmente, las empresas de telecomunicaciones sólo están autorizadas a brindar TV paga, a partir del año que viene, mediante [...]