Tag Archives: Televisa

IFT from Mexico approves Televisa – Univisión merger

The merger of the Mexican channels Televisa and Univisión was finally approved by the Plenary of the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT). This way, the Televisa Group will obtain a value of USD 4.8 billion and 45% of the shares of the union, becoming its largest shareholder. Last April, the two companies requested the authorization of [...]

Star+ confirms its first distribution partner in Latin America and joins izzi’s offer

Mexican telecommunications company izzi (Televisa) officially announced this last Tuesday, August 31st, that it will add Star+, The Walt Disney Companys new SVOD OTT, launched yesterday in the region, to its entertainment options for its customers. The platform joins Disney+, available to the companys company customers since it was officially launched in the region, in [...]

izzi offers HBO Pack with 50% discount and access to HBO Max

Mexican telecommunications company izzi (Televisa) has officially announced that, since last August 1st, its customers can hire the HBO premium pack with a 50% discount on its subscription, as well as access HBO Max, the new WarnerMedia’s SVOD OTT, launched in Latin America at the end of June, from mobile devices, PCs or smart TVs. [...]

Atlas joins Las Chivas and arrives at Afizzionados through ‘Acceso Atlas’

Pay TV channel Afizziados (Televisa) has officially announced this Thursday, August 5th, that it will broadcast a new program focused on Atlas FC, one of the most important football clubs in Mexico. The new TV show is called Acceso Atlas, and will be broadcast weekly, on Wednesdays, both through Izzi and Sky Mexico. This is [...]

Univision strengthens its steaming executives team after launching its new OTT together with Televisa

Spanish-language and media content company Univision Holdings, Inc. has officially announced this last Friday, July 30th the addition of new leaders to its streaming leadership team, following the recent announcement of a new global streaming platform, which will feature both free ad-supported (AVOD) AND premium subscription (SVOD) based offerings, and whose launch is scheduled for [...]

Afizzizados launches new TV program focused on ‘Las Chivas’

Mexican telecommunications company Televisa has officially announced this Thursday, July 29th, that its pay TV channel Afizziados will broadcast a new program, called Acceso Chivas, and focused on content about the Club Deportivo Guadalajara, one of the most popular in the country . According to the information reported by Televisa, Acceso Chivas will be broadcast [...]

Televisa-Univision confirms its new corporate leadership

US Spanish-language media conglomerate Univision has officially announced this last Monday, July 19th, new appointments and the restructuring of its new corporate leadership. Together with the existing leadership team, these executives will execute the vision for the future combined company Televisa-Univision, which was officially announced in mid-April.  I am delighted to share the evolution of [...]

Univision confirms the launch of a new global OTT after merging its assets with Televisa

Univision Communications has officially announced this last Monday, June 21st, its plans to launch a new global OTT, which includes both free ad-supported (AVOD) and premium subscription (SVOD) based options, to launch in the US and Latin America in 2022. The news comes after, in mid-April, Univision and Televisa merged their assets and announced the [...]

Televisa expands Izzi’s reach and launches it in Guadalajara

Mexican Grupo Televisa has officially announced this last Wednesday, June 16th, the expansion of the telecommunications company izzis offer to the Mexican city of Guadalajara. Izzi announces its arrival in one of the main cities in the country, Guadalajara, fulfilling its commitment to offer attractive high-speed internet packages, unlimited calls and the best entertainment to [...]