Tag Archives: MinTIC

New Colombian Decree decreases national productions share on FTA TV to 20%

As reported by the Colombian Information Technology and Communications Ministry (MinTIC), due to the national quarantine because of the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus) the countrys Government published the N° 516 decree, effective since April 4th, which establishes new measures to provide FTA TV on the whole country, focused on the development of national productions during the [...]

OTTs must offer 30% of Mexican productions

For the second time, the Mexican Senate approved a measure that establishes that OTT platforms must have 30% of content made in the country. As reported by the local newspaper El Universal, the measure had already been approved last week, although the  Senate decided that the issue be submitted to a second discussion in Commissions. [...]

OTT platforms to have a Colombian content section

The Colombian Information and Communication Technologies Ministry (MinTIC) announced that, starting this year, digital platforms will have a section in the country that includes content made in Colombia. To advance this commitment, the MinTIC published the draft decree that regulates article 154, so that those interested can participate with their contributions, comments and suggestions, with [...]

Colombia to control digital audiences of regional public TV channels

Through an agreement between the Information Technology and Communications Ministry (MinTIC) and Kantar Ibope Media, Colombia’s regional public channels will have a new system available that will allow them to control the audience for digitally consumed broadcasts. The project will start during the first half of the year. The Kantar Ibope Media tool is called [...]

Colombian Government to invest more than USD 80 million in State’s FTA TV channels

The Colombian Government announced a COL$ 291,500 million (USD 85.2 million) investment, focused on the countrys public TV modernization and new content production, that will be made by Information and Communications Technologies Ministry (MinTIC). The announced figure means a 9% increase in relation to the previous year. According to the ICT Minister Sylvia Constain, from [...]