Tag Archives: Pay-TV

Claro Sports and Marca Claro to have next Olympic Games edition pay TV and digital platforms broadcasting rights

After the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Japanese Government to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games for next year, Claro Sports and Marca Claro announced that they will have, without any change, the event pay TV and digital platforms broadcasting rights on the new date determined to celebrate them. The coverage [...]

Win Sports+ not to charge April subscriptions to its customers either

Win Sports+, the new Colombian pay TV channel premium option launched last January, announced it will not charge Aprils subscription to its customers, just like this month, when it applied the same measure.  As it was officially reported, considering that the Colombian Professional Football Major Division (Dimayor) – entity in charge of organizing, administering and [...]

Brazilian pay TV stops subscriber drop in February

The Brazilian National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) reported today figures for the countrys pay TV market in February. According to what the regulator officially informed, Brazil recorded a 90,700 subscribers lost, less than half of the 220 thousand it had lost in January, and ended February with 15.47 thousand clients. These figures do not reflect the [...]

Win Sports+ not to charge March bill to its subscribers due to Professional Football League cancellation in Colombia to prevent the Coronavirus

The Colombian premium channel Win Sports + officially announced that it will not charge the March bill to its subscribers, due to the Professional Football League temporary cancellation in that country, because of the global health emergency declared, attending to prevention measures against the advance of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). As Win Sports + officially reported, the [...]

IFT could apply fines on pay TV channels for exceeding advertising time limit allowed

The Mexican Telecommunications Federal Institute has confirmed that Mexican Pay TV channels are exceeding the advertising time limit, which is six minutes per hour during their broadcasts. Therefore, the regulatory body may apply a fine, as established by the Mexican Federal Telecommunications and Broadcasting Law (LFTR). On December 5th, 2019, executives from Izzi, Sky Mexico, [...]

TCC to develop new device with Android TV

With the aim of continuing strengthening its strategic model for generating its own technology platforms for content distribution, Uruguayan pay TV operator TCC announced that it will launch an Android TV device, which will combine cable content with streaming and VOD. According to what TCC has officially reported, its new solution will allow it to [...]

Chilean pay TV to have Fox and Fox Sports Premium options available for free until Sunday

From today until Sunday, March 15th, Fox Premium and Fox Sports Premium channels will be available for free to all subscribers with basic pay TV plans in Chile. This way, all Premium content can be accessed without paying an additional cost. Fox Premium and Fox Sports Premium channels access will be automatic, and numbers of [...]

Win Sports+ estimates to have achieved its 2020 subscriptions goal by 40% during its first month

Win Sports+, a Colombian professional football premium channel launched in January, officially announced that, after 40 days of being on air until last February 29th, it has achieved 40% of its goal of being available at  500 thousand homes, set for this year. We are very grateful to the audience, these results mean that our [...]

Brazilian pay TV loses 224 thousand subscribers in January

According to what Anatel reported regarding the first month 2020, Brazilian pay TV lost 224 thousand subscribers in January. This way, the pay TV subscribers base in the country now records 15.56 million customers, an amount similar to October 2012. All operators presented significant subscriber losses at the beginning of the year. Claro, for example, [...]