Tag Archives: Televisa

Movistar TV removes Televisa’s channels in Peru and bets on local content

As reported by specialized websites, Movistar TV made a series of changes on its programming in Peru since this Wednesday, July 1st, and removed Televisas channels in that country, such as TL Novelas, Canal de las Estrellas, Golden, De Pelicula , Golden Edge, Univision, Telehit Urbano, Estrellas HD, Golden HD, Telehit HD and Golden Premier [...]

TUDN to broadcast new Mexican football competition before resuming the MX League

The pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision), launched in 2019, announced that, starting this Friday, July 3rd, it will broadcast the Copa de Mexico, a new football competition in which eight clubs in the country will participate and will last 15 matches. The tournament will take place at the Estadio Akron, in Guadalajara, and [...]

Televisa launches mobile phone service as MVNO and completes Izzi’s quadruple play offer

Televisa announced it has started offering, from June 1st, its mobile telephony offer as a virtual mobile operator (MVNO). It is called ‘Izzi Movil’, and offers unlimited internet, phone calls and SMS. With its launch, Izzi, which already provided pay TV, fixed phone and internet services, will have a quadruple play offer. To provide its [...]

Televisa adds 50 premium titles to the Vuulr catalog

After officially launching the Univision channel in Latin America, Televisa reported that it will add 50 of its newest titles to Singapore’s Vuulr platform. Some of the confirmed productions are La usurpadora, Cuna de lobos, Rubi, El Dragón, La Rosa de Guadalupe, and others. The agreement between the two companies is based on the global [...]

Univision now available in Latin America

As reported last January, Televisa and Univision have officially announced a distribution agreement for the Univision linear channel, which, since March 30th, is available in all Latin American countries, except from Brazil.  As detailed in the announcement, the Latin American version of the US Hispanic channel is distributed in the region by Televisa Networks and [...]

Chivas TV reduces its monthly subscription by 60%

Chivas TV, the Mexican football team Club Deportivo Guadalajara OTT, better known as Las Chivas, announced a reduction on its monthly subscription value, which now costs MX $ 39 (USD 2.09). The new price means a reduction of around 60% in relation to 2019, when it was at MX $ 111 (USD 6). As officially [...]

Liberty Global and Hemisphere plan offer to acquire Univision

According to what was reported by Bloomberg, Liberty Global and Hemisphere are working together to present an offer to acquire Univision Communications Inc. The financial newspaper reported that Univision will receive acquisition offers until February and, according to those submitted, it will evaluate the possible buyer and whether or not the transaction is made.  Apart [...]

Univision and Televisa bring new pay TV channel to Latin America

Univision and Televisa are teaming up to bring a Univision-branded linear channel to 17 Latin American markets in the coming weeks. The ad-supported 24-hour pay TV channel will be initially distributed across the region, except in Brazil, in early 2020, according to what was reported yesterday.  Televisa will operate the new TV channel and also [...]

Televisa gets legal resource against Disney-Fox merger in Mexico

Mexican broadcaster Grupo Televisa has won a federal injunction against Walt Disney Cos acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox Incs assets in Mexico, a Televisa representative said on Thursday, a move that could at least temporarily stall the deal. Televisa said that the Mexican Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT), regulator that supervises the merger agreement in Mexico, [...]