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Sky makes more than 200 Globo’s on demand titles available on Sky Play in Brazil

Brazilian pay TV operator Sky (AT&T) has recently announced that it has run an agreement with the Globo Group to make a new offer available with more than 200 on-demand content from its channels on the platform. The initiative takes place almost at the same time that the Globo Group has announced a new package [...]

Sky makes Golden Globes on demand titles available in Brazil

Brazilian pay TV channel Sky (AT&T)  has announced days ago that this coming Sunday, February 28th, its customers will be able to follow the Golden Globes award ceremony, one of the most traditional awards in relation to film and TV productions. In addition to being able to follow the event live through TNT, those Sky [...]

Pay TV ends 2020 with a 5.6% loss on its subscribers base in Brazil

According to information recently reported by the Agencia Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (Anatel), the telecommunications regulator in Brazil, the pay TV market recorded a 5.6% loss on its total subscribers base during 2020, and 828 thousand customers less compared to 2019. The sector ended the year with 14,856 million subscribers, continuing the decline in customers that [...]

Algar Telecom confirms it will stop marketing its cable and DTH offerings in Brazil

According to information that was reported on several specialized websites in Brazil, the telecommunications company Algar Telecom has officially confirmed during the first days of 2021 that it will stop marketing its pay TV offers, both on cable and DTH. As reported in February 2020, Algar has run an agreement with the Brazilian pay TV [...]

Vrio, AT&T unit that controls DirecTV’s operations in Latin America and Sky’s in Brazil, ends 2020 with almost 11 million subscribers

As part of its Q4 2020 results report presentation, AT&T reported a total of 10.942 million subscribers to Vrio, a unit owned by the telecommunications company, that controls DirecTVs operations in Latin America and Skys in Brazil. As in Q3, Vrio featured positive net additions again, since, as of September 30th, 2020, it reported 10,893 [...]

Sky launches premium offer for Copa do Nordeste in Brazil

According to information recently reported by several specialized websites in Brazil, the pay TV operator Sky (AT&T) acquired the rights to broadcast the 2021 edition of the Copa do Nordeste, a competition for which the DTH launched a premium package that can be hired both on a monthly basis to access some matches, for R$ [...]

TV paga de Brasil pierde suscriptores y registra cifras similares a julio de 2012

El mercado de TV paga en Brasil cerró el mes de noviembre de 2020 con una base inferior a los 15 millones de suscriptores, hecho que no tenía lugar en el país desde julio de 2012. Según reportaron diferentes websites especializados citando datos del regulador local Anatel, durante el anteúltimo mes de 2020, el mercado [...]

Brazilian pay TV loses subscribers and reports similar figures to July 2012

The Brazilian pay TV market ended November 2020 with a less than 15 million subscribers base, a fact that had not taken place in the country since July 2012. As reported by different specialized websites quoting reports from the local regulator Anatel, During the eleventh to last month of 2020, the pay TV market recorded [...]

Discovery+ launches in the US and Europe before arriving at Latin America

Discovery Inc. has officially launched Discovery +, its new SVOD OTT, on January 4th, now available in the US as a D2C product, and in Europe. The international launch of the platform, which will include Latin American countries, including Brazil, is scheduled for 2021 and 2022. The official launch of Discovery+ in the US took [...]

Sky bundles its sports offer with Sky Sports in Mexico

Mexican telecommunications company Televisa has announced this last Thursday, December 17th, the launch of Sky Sports, launched by Sky Mexico, with various sports competitions available, both from Latin America and from other regions around the world. Sky Sports monthly subscription is valued at MX $ 260 (USD 13), in the prepaid mode. Sky launches its [...]