Tag Archives: Internet

Megacable reports more than 2 million Xview+ subscribers at the end of Q2, after launching it on Android TV

As part of its Q2 2021 financial results presentation, Mexican holding Megacable reported that its Xview+ subscribers, its recently relaunched SVOD OTT, based on Android TV, recorded the best quarter since its launch. The platform reported a 91.4% growth (984 thousand net additions) in relation to Q2 2020 and managed to get more than 2 [...]

Millicom to invest USD 250 million to expand its TV and internet offerings in Panama

Millicom International Cellular, whose operations in Latin America are known under the Tigo brand, announced a USD 250 million investment, with the aim of expanding its fixed and mobile internet services in Panama, where it also plans to create a Fintech Hub, according to the information that the company has officially reported this week. The [...]

Movistar acquires DirecTV’s fixed internet operation in Colombia

Telecommunications company Telefonica, whose operations in Colombia and the rest of the Latin American countries -with the exception of Brazil- are branded as Movistar, has officially announced this last Tuesday, May 25th, that it has acquired DirecTV’s fixed internet business (AT&T), which the company had offered since 2014 in Colombia, including the network and spectrum. [...]

UOL launches new TV channel

Brazilian company Universo Online (UOL – Grupo Folha), owner of the UOL website, one of the most importants in the country, announced last May 12th the launch of Canal UOL, its new TV channel, whose catalog is focused on news, entertainment, documentaries, and other content. According to the information officially reported on the website, the [...]

Totalplay increases its pay TV subscribers base and adds 200 thousand new FTTH HPs at the end of Q1 2021

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, the Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) reported a total of 1,796 million pay TV subscribers, an area in which the company made a 55% growth compared to Q1 2020. In addition , the reported figure is also higher than the number of pay TV [...]

Megacable starts 2021 with 1.4 million Xview subscribers and more internet than video clients

As part of its Q1 2021 results report presentation, Mexican holding Megacable reported a total of 1.4 million subscribers to Xview, its SVOD OTT. According to the figures managed by the company, the platform featured a  530 thousand net additions growth (60.6%) regarding  Q1 2020, while, in comparison with the last three months last year, [...]

Cable Onda becomes Tigo and plans to invest USD 100 million in the next 24 months to improve its internet offer in Panama

Telecommunications company Millicom has officially announced this week its decision to remove the Cable Onda brand in Panama, used by the company to market its fixed service offer (pay TV, telephony and internet) in the country, and replace it with Tigo , name under which Millicom’s operations are known in the Latin American markets in [...]

Disney+ adds a new distribution partner in Latin America and is now available for Telecentro’s customers

Argentine pay TV operator Telecentro has announced this last Friday, April 16th, that it has added Disney+ to its offer, so that its customers can access its catalog through their compatible STBs. In addition, since last April 1st, Telecentros customers who have an active service from the company, or with a 60 MB or more [...]

Pay TV, fixed and mobile telephony and internet rates would raise every four months in Argentina

As officially reported by the Argentine newspaper La Nacion last Thursday, March 18th, the Ente Nacional de Comunicaciones (Enacom) stated that price increases in fixed and mobile telephone, internet and pay TV rates should be implemented every four months from now on. The amount of each increment is not defined yet. After, in August 2020, [...]

Totalplay increases its pay TV customer base by 54% and ends 2020 with more than 1.6 million subscribers

As part of its Q4 2020 results presentation, Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) reported to have ended the year with just over 1.6 million subscribers on its TV customer base, which experienced a 54% growth during the year. On the other hand, the company reported that the number of FTTH HPs increased by [...]