Tag Archives: Telmex

Claro Video adds Paramount+ as part of its offer in Mexico as of September 1st

ViacomCBS Networks Americas has officially announced this last Monday a new partnership through which ViacomCBSs SVOD OTT Paramount+ premium catalog, will be available for Claro Video (America Movil) subscribers. The new agreement is valid for Mexico, and will take effect as of this coming Wednesday, September 1st. According to the information that was officially reported [...]

Telmex could start offering pay TV in Mexico ‘in at least 30 days’

According to the information reported last Monday, June 14th in the Mexican newspaper El Economistas web version,the telecommunications company Telmex (America Movil) could start offering pay TV in the country in at least 30 days . The news means the strengthening of Telmex’s offer, which includes internet, telephony and, in terms of video, internet packages [...]

Telmex confirms Netflix integration in Infinitum packages

Arturo Elias Ayub, of Strategic Alliances and Content Director at America Movil, and responsible for the Telmex Management, confirmed the arrival of Netflix to the company’s Infinitum packages, with offers that go from MX$ 499 (USD 25) to MX $ 1,149 (USD 59). All Telmex packages with Netflix also include different internet connection speeds according [...]

Telmex could add Netflix to its content offer for new clients

Telefonos de Mexico (Telmex) plans to add Netflix to its packages for new customers. According to what was reported by Mexican newspaper El Economista, both companies are still analyzing the details on the agreement, but the deal is near to be ran and Telmex will keep Clarovideo as its on demand content platform, according to [...]

Carlos Slim Domit questions competition dynamics in Mexico

Carlos Slim Domit, America Movil Board of Directors Chairman, made critics on todays pay TV prices in Mexico and said that, with the lack of competition in the area, prices have increased in a considerable way, while telephony and Internet are maintaining cheaper rates than in the US. Telcel and Telmex, by investing in towns [...]

America Movil request authorization to offer pay TV in Mexico again

America Movil sent a formal request to the Mexican Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT), in which it asks the regulator  to get authorized to enter the TV market in the country again, either via satellite or internet. Some of the arguments presented by the company in the request were that enabling TV access for any of [...]

America Movil requests license in Mexico with Claro TV

Newspaper El Economista reported that América Móvil asked the Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) for a pay TV license in Mexico through a new subsidiary called Claro TV S.A. de C.V. -same brand that it uses in the region- and not through its mobile subsidiary Telcel (Radiomovil Dipsa), as it had previously transcended The IFT had [...]

America Movil subsidiary requested Pay TV license in Mexico

An America Movil subsidiary -the group that also includes Telmex- would have requested at the end of 2018 to the Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) the authorization to offer video and “restricted television” (pay TV) in Mexico, according to what business local newspaper El Economista reported. The newspaper also supports that “several sources consulted on regulation [...]