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Movistar Play relaunches in Argentina with 100 linear TV channels

Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) announced that it began to offer a new plan called Pack Tele, with 100 linear TV channels in HD quality through its Movistar Play platform, launched in Argentina in 2019. Although the OTT already offered around 50 channels in pack format, both in basic and premium pay TV (HBO, the Football Pack [...]

Movistar Chile and Altice launch internet plans with Netflix subscription included

Following a partnership line with Netflix that several operators in Latin America have developed, Movistar Chile and Altice announced the launch of new internet plans with the OTT subscription included. In the case of Movistar Chile, the new offer is called Pack Digital, and consists of three Internet packages by FTTH, with speeds of 200 [...]

Movistar Argentina launches symmetric speed to all its fiber clients

Movistar Argentina announced the expansion of benefits on its Movistar Fibra service plans. The new service offering establishes that, from now on, the 50 MB and 100 MB fiber optic plans will be 100% symmetrical, just like the 300 MB plan. As reported from the company,this service is the only one provided by a massive [...]

Peruvian pay TV continues losing subscribers at the end of Q2 2020

According to the latest figures reported days ago by the Peruvian Organismo Supervisor de Inversión Privada en Telecomunicaciones (Osiptel), the country’s pay TV market continues losing subscribers, and ended the second quarter of the year with 1,956 million customers, and a household penetration by 21.3%. The maximum number of pay TV subscribers that the Peruvian [...]

El Salvador sets rules for America Movil to acquire Telefonica’s operations

Days ago, the Salvadoran Competition Superintendencys Board of Directors (CDSC) issued a resolution establishing conditions for America Movil to acquire Telefonicas operations in the country, where the company operates under the Movistar brand. Rules set by the Salvadoran regulator include both measures to be implemented before the transaction is made, as well as subsequent obligations. [...]

EO Media Distribution to distribute Movistar original series in Latin America

A day after Onza Distribution announced that it will be in charge of distributing the original Movistar Latin America series internationally (not including Latin America), Telefonica Media Networks confirmed that EO Media Distribution will be selling those series within the region. All the series produced by Movistar in Latin America are available on the OTT [...]

Onza Distribution to distribute Movistar Latin America’s original series internationally

Spanish distributor Onza Distribution announced an agreement with Movistar to distribute the series it has produced in Latin America, internationally. Up to now, Movistar has launched four original series in the region, made in Peru, Colombia and Argentina. Movistar announced in 2019 a production plan for original series in several Latin American countries and, until [...]

Chile extends term of new plan to provide mobile phone, internet and pay TV services to those most affected by the Coronavirus

Chilean Transport and Telecommunications Ministry (MTT) and telecommunications regulator Subtel announced an agreement with operators in the country, such as Movistar, Entel, Claro, VTR and Grupo GTD, together with Wom, Mundo Pacifico and CMET, to extend the Solidarity Connectivity Plan launched in April for 30 days. The initiative aims to provide benefits for Chilean citizens, [...]

Movistar launches ‘Manual de supervivencia’, its new Argentine production

Movistar has released Manual de Supervivencia earlier this month, its first production made in Argentina, part of the series production plan that the company announced last year. It is a new eight-episode series, which is now available to watch on demand on Movistar Play. Other series also available on the platform are Un dia eres [...]

Movistar Chile renews its IPTV offer

Movistar Chile announced it is renewing its IPTV offer starting this Friday, May 29th. As announced, the company will transform its interface and TV experience by FTTH into a 4K quality entertainment center, which will be available in an integrated way on the Movistar TV STB. The offer will include direct access to apps and [...]