Tag Archives: Televisa

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, [...]

Televisa’s Las Estrellas TV will not be free on the internet since October

Las Estrellas TV, owned by Televisa, will no longer be available for free on its website and, from next October 2nd, it will only be accessed by a Blim TV or Izzi subscription. According to Forbes Mexico, Las Estrellas reports its clients that its contents will be exclusive for subscription offers  from next October 2nd [...]

Blim relaunches as Blim TV and adds 30 live channels to its catalog

Blim, Televisa SVOD platform, announced its relaunch as Blim TV, and adds more than 30 live channels to its catalog, which includes more than 32 thousand episodes and movies, as Televisa officially reported. Contents will be available on any device, with the possibility of enjoying them for free for a seven-day period. New channels available [...]

Televisa makes exclusive La reina soy yo digital premiere

Before its premiere, scheduled for next August 26th on the Mexican Canal de las Estrellas, Televisa announced that its soap opera La reina soy yo will premiere its first five episodes today on its official website and on the Las Estrellas app. Televisa also reported that the series first 10 episodes will be available on [...]

Mexican football team Tigres may launch its own TV channel

Mexican football team  Tigres de la UANL -better known as Tigres-, may launch its own TV channel. According to what Mexican newspaper Reforma reported, Tigres TV channel would be named Tigres TV, focused on the sports club. In Mexico, the Guadalajara Sports Club, better known as Chivas, already has its OTT Chivas TV available, as [...]

BitMe to make Gamescom 2019 live coverage from Germany

BitMe, new Televisas recently launched and focus on eSports, video games, technology and geek culture channel, announced it will develop the Gamescom 2019 live coverage, considered the most important video game expo in Europe and the second worldwide. With this special coverage, BitMe will be the only specialized media in Latin America that develops the [...]

Afizzionados to exclusive broadcast Tigres football matches during 2019 and 2020

Mexican triple play operator Izzi (Televisa) will offer an exclusive coverage of matches locally played by UANL Tigres football club through Afizzionados, its sports channel launched in 2018, which will feature 12 exclusive matches during the Apertura 2019 and Clausura 2020 Mexican League seasons.  According to what Televisa informed in an official statement, from the [...]