Tag Archives: Millicom

Tigo launches ONEtv STBs with Android TV in Colombia

The telecommunications company Millicom, whose operations in Latin America are branded as Tigo, is installing ONEtv STBs with Android TV (Google) operating system in Colombia. The information was reported by the specialized website Portafolio. According to the information reported on the specialized website Android TV Guide, the company that manufactured Tigo’s STB is Arris, and [...]

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 [...]

Telefonica makes changes on the lawsuit against Millicom for Movistar Costa Rica’s sale

Spanish economic newspaper Cinco Dias reported this last Monday, March 1st, on its official web version that Telefonica made changes on the lawsuit it has filed against Millicom (Tigo) for the acquisition of Movistars operations in Costa Rica.  According to the information reported by Cinco Dias, the Spanish company reported as part of its its [...]

Kanal D Drama strengthens itself in Latin America and is now available in Colombia and Costa Rica through Tigo

Thema America, a Canal+ group company, has announced this last Monday, February 1st, that Kanal D Drama, Turkish dramas producer and distributor worldwide, is adding new markets in Latin America, and is now available in Colombia and Costa Rica through Tigo’s programming grid. As reported from Thema America, Kanal D Drama now reaches all Tigo [...]

Tigo offers almost USD 50 million for Bolivian football TV broadcasting rights

According to what several specialized websites have recently reported, Millicoms Bolivian subsidiary (which both in Bolivia and in the rest of the Latin American countries where it operates does so branded as Tigo) offered a total of USD 48.6 million for the countrys Professional Football League TV broadcasting rights between 2021 and 2024.  In 2020, [...]

Telefonica accelerates its departure from Hispanic America

Telefonica is the second largest telecommunications group in the region, by accesses and revenues. Pressured by the weight of its global debt, Telefonica will sell its assets in the nine markets grouped in Hispanic America. After nearly three years of deliberation on ways to reduce exposure, it will move forward on a country-by-country sale. According [...]

Millicom, first to introduce Amazon Prime Video Mobile Edition for Tigo prepaid customers across Latin America

Millicom, which operates in Latin America under the Tigo brand, announced this last Thursday, October 29th that it is the first mobile operator in Latin America to introduce Amazon Prime Video Mobile Edition, a new service designed exclusively for mobile devices. According to what they have officially reported from Tigo, the service enables customers to [...]

Tigo offers Prime Video for free for three months for mobile customers in Paraguay

As reported by the Paraguayan newspaper La Nacion this last Saturday, October 3rd on its web version, Tigo Paraguay (Millicom) customers who hire Amazon Prime Video with their postpaid mobile plan, will be able to access the platform’s catalog for free for three months. The offer is available to those clients of the Paraguayan company [...]

Sports TV Rights to own Bolivian football TV broadcasting rights until 2024

Days after the Bolivian Football Federation (FBF) announced the companies that submitted their offers for the Professional Football League TV broadcasting rights in the country, such as Tigo (Millicom) and GolTV (Tenfield), finally Sports TV Rights will be the one who will own the rights to broadcast Bolivian local football for the 2021-2024 period, as [...]

Titan Channel is now available in Bolivia for Comteco digital subscribers

On August 12th, Bolivian Cooperativa de Telecomunicaciones de Cochabamba (Comteco) announced that the Titan Channel, specialized in contact sports and recently launched in Latin America, will be part of the TV channels catalog offered by the Bolivian entity. As officially reported by Comteco, the channel is now available for its digital subscribers and is broadcast [...]