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VTR removes NBC Universal channels to launch seven premium HBO channels on its grid

Chilean pay TV operator VTR announced that it has removed Syfy, Universal Channel and Studio Universal (NBCUniversal) on June 29th, in order to enable HBO’s premium channel package, which the company had announced in April. The removal of the Syfy, Universal and Studio Universal channels, as reported in January, is because of the launch of [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel’s monthly subscription in July

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that it will not charge July monthly subscription for Win Sports+, its new premium option launched last January. The channel reported that, although protocols to resume the Professional Football League in Colombia have already been presented, it has decided not to charge the coming month subscription, until an [...]

RTVE launches RTVE Play in Americas

Radio Television Española (RTVE) announced that it will launch RTVE Play, its new OTT, in Americas this coming Monday, June 8th. Its offering will include premium and on-demand content with a selection from the broadcasters audiovisual content. The platform was already available in Latin America since April, when a trial version was launched in Panama. [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel monthly subscription in June

As it did in March, April and May, Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that it will not charge the monthly subscription for Win Sports+, its new premium option launched earlier this year. The channel also reported that the decision will take place even if the Colombian government authorizes to resume the Professional Football [...]

Viacom to produce premium original content with Dynamo starting in Mexico

ViacomCBS International Studios (VIS) has ran an agreement with Dynamo, one of Latin Americas leading production companies, to produce premium original content for international audiences.  The first production from this partnership will be an action thriller series, set to begin filming in Mexico this summer, and will be ready for its distribution before the end [...]

Win Sports not to charge its premium channel subscription in May and announces new releases

The Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports, focused on sports content, announced that, due to Colombian Professional football League is still cancelled because of the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, Win Sports +, its premium version launched at the beginning of this year, will not charge May subscription to its customers, taking a similar measure to the [...]

Peacock early preview begins on Xfinity X1 and Flex in the US

As confirmed earlier this year, Comcast is launching today a preview of the premium tear of Peacock, NBCUniversals AVOD OTT, which will be available at not additional cost for Xfinity X1 and Flex customers in the US. Latin American launching date has not been reported yet. The preview will be followed by the national launch [...]

Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Colombia not to charge football premium pack

The premium local football pack, available in several Latin American countries to access local football leagues – temporarily cancelled by the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic – will not be charged in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay. Pay TV operators that offer the premium pack charge it in advance and, for this reason, customers will get the [...]

DirecTV not to charge Football Pack in Argentina from April until professional football resumes

DirecTV announced today that it will not charge the Football Pack to its clients from April, until the Superliga Argentina, name of the current professional football competition in the country, resumes. The competition is temporarily canceled due to the compulsory quarantine imposed by the Government to stop the advance of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). Win Sports+, Win [...]

Megacable to also offer Fox Premium channels for free until March 31st

Megacable confirmed that it will make Fox’s seven premium channels available for free in support for its subscribers to stay at home due to the advance of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) worldwide. Days ago, in Argentina, Cablevisión Flow made the same decision for its clients.  As Megacable officially reported, its subscribers will have the offer available without [...]