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Uruguayan Government increases to USD 12 million incentives to support the audiovisual industry hhh

Uruguayan President, Luis Lacalle Pou, has announced this week the increase to USD 12 million in incentives to support the countrys audiovisual industry, through the Programa Uruguay Audiovisual (PUA). The announcement was made during a visit by the executive to the Reducto audiovisual center, located in Montevideo. The PUA program was created in Uruguay in [...]

Cablevision adds Entertainment One titles to Flow in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

Argentine telecommunications company Telecom Argentina has officially announced on Monday, June 28th that Flow customers will be able to access titles from the Canadian film and TV studio Entertainment One (eOne) in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. According to the information reported, the agreement run by both companies adds more than 90 hours of content to [...]

Setplex and VIVOplay announce joint venture for OTT services in Latin America

Provider of flexible, end-to-end solutions for OTT service providers Setplex has announced this last Tuesday, June 8th that it has entered into a joint venture with VIVOplay, a leading virtual multichannel video programming distributor (MVPD) based in Caracas, Venezuela, to deliver the Setplex end-to-end OTT platform capabilities with VIVOplay channels to Internet Service Providers (ISPs) [...]

TV Ciudad plans to triple in-house content hours in 2022

According to the information reported this last Friday, June 4th, on the Uruguayan newspaper El Observadors web version, the Intendencia Municipal de Montevideo (IMM), owner of the Uruguayan FTA TV channel TV Ciudad, intends for the channel to increase to more than double its production over next year. The entity expects that the TV channels [...]

Canal 10 is Discovery Network’s new ad sales representative in Uruguay

Uruguayan FTA TV channel Canal 10 (Grupo Fontaina – De Feo) and Discovery Latin America & US Hispanic have announced a new agreement, through which the Uruguayan channel will be Discovery Networks ad sales representative in Uruguay. This agreement gives us the possibility to expand Canal 10s business portfolio, reported Daniel Brun, Marketing Manager at [...]

Univision strengthens itself in Latin America with DirecTV

According to information reported on various specialized websites, the DTH operator DirecTV (AT&T) has added the US Hispanic channel Univision as part of its programming grid, since last May 3rd. The offer is available to the pay TV operators prepaid and postpaid customers in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay. With the announcement of [...]

Grupo Olmos hires former Telefonica Spain’s President and aims to acquire Movistar’s operations in Uruguay

According to the information reported this Tuesday, May 12th by Infobae and other specialized websites in Argentina, the Argentine holding company Grupo Olmos, owner of the pay TV channel Cronica TV, the economic newspaper BAE, Radio FMQ, and others, hired Luis Miguel Gilperez, former Telefonica Spains President, with the aim of acquiring Telefónica’s operations in [...]

Televisa Networks and Claxson extend their distribution agreement to Chile

Claxson, a media company focused on producing and distributing entertainment content for multiple platforms in Latin America and Iberia, announced its decision to extend the Televisa Networks channels distribution agreement in Argentina and Uruguay, originally run in 2019, to the Chilean market. The agreement became effective last March 1st, and was possible due to a [...]

TCC goes live with next-gen hybrid Android TV service for Uruguay and beyond powered by SDMC STBs and 3SS

3 Screen Solutions (3SS), provider of software solutions FOR STBs and multiscreen entertainment, and SDMC, a professional Google-certified company for Android TV smart STBs, together announced that Uruguayan cable and OTT service provider TCC has gone live with its next-generation hybrid TV platform, based on Android TV OS Operator Tier. The new service is enabled [...]

Bold MSS launches its new app for STBs and TVs with Android TV

Uruguayan company Bold MSS, focused on providing solutions for content distribution, has officially announced this Wednesday, April 21st, that it will be providing operators with a new app, which will work on any STB or TV with Android TV operating system. This  will allow operators to distribute their own custom devices based on the Android [...]