Tag Archives: TV

Globo could lose the next FIFA World Cup TV broadcasting rights

As reported by several Brazilian specialized websites, Globo will not pay the USD 90 million fee for the TV rights of the coming 2022 FIFA World Cup, to be held in Qatar. According to the agreement ran between Globo and FIFA, the payment must be made tomorrow. According to the information reported by UOL Esporte, [...]

Movistar Chile renews its IPTV offer

Movistar Chile announced it is renewing its IPTV offer starting this Friday, May 29th. As announced, the company will transform its interface and TV experience by FTTH into a 4K quality entertainment center, which will be available in an integrated way on the Movistar TV STB. The offer will include direct access to apps and [...]

190 TV channels have not migrated to DTT in Honduras due to Coronavirus

According to the Honduran newspaper El Heraldo web version, the country’s National Telecommunications Commission (Conatel) reported that 190 TV channels have not implemented the analog blackout due to the Coronavirus pandemic. In April, the regulator reported that the migration to DTT, originally scheduled for last April 27th, was postponed due to the advance of Covid-19. [...]

SADAIC to collect new tax on musical events streaming broadcasts in Argentina

The Argentine  Authors and Composers Company (SADAIC) announced on its website that it will start charging a tax for intellectual property rights in that country to broadcasts of gigs and music festivals, a modality that became widespread due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The tax will be equivalent to 12% of the total income to the [...]

Mexico’s IENTC picks Telia Carrier for new TV and MVNO offering

Mexican operator IENTC Telecomunicaciones selected Telia Carriers IP Transit backbone service to provide dedicated internet access to its consumer and enterprise businesses in Mexico. The operator is scaling up an existing relationship with Telia Carrier to support the release of its upcoming TV offering and recent-launched MVNO business model. Having an existing partnership with Telia [...]

Disney to broadcast a special program due to Coronavirus on all its channels in Latin America

After confirming the launch of Disney+ in Latin America for this year, Disney announced that this Thursday, April 16th, it will broadcast a special program for all Latin America, simultaneously through all its TV channels, radios and digital platforms. As officially reported by Disney, the initiative is from Radio Disney and is titled Separados pero [...]

Cablevision makes Flow app available to all its clients for free in Argentina

Telecom Argentina announced yesterday that all Cablevision customers in the country will be able to access the Flow app for free, available for download on any device from the Google Play Store or App Store. The initiative takes place as a measure to keep people at home and stop the advance of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). The [...]

Fox Sports and ESPN to broadcast the Copa Libertadores 2020

Almost a year after the announcement of the merger between The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox, media from several Latin American countries reported that Fox Sports will not be the exclusive broadcasting TV network of the Copa Libertadores, and some matches will be aired on ESPN, which , since 2019, is also broadcasting [...]

50 ISPs launch IPTV through new Cabase content hub

The Argentine Internet Chamber (Cabase) is launching a content and entertainment hub for its members, ISPs from all over the country, for them to provide TV via IPTV to complete their original offer and be able to offer double, triple and quadruple play. There are 50 companies that are launching, in 13 different provinces, said [...]