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Uruguayan operators loses 1,15% of pay TV clients

The Uruguayan operators lost more than 7,000 subscribers to its pay TV services at the end of the first half of the year, according to a report by the country’s Communication Services Regulatory Unit (URSEC). Meanwhile, when it comes to mobile phone and internet services, the customer bases increased, with a marked leadership of the [...]

Uruguayan operators loses 1,15% of pay TV clients

The Uruguayan operators lost more than 7,000 subscribers to its pay TV services at the end of the first half of the year, according to a report by the country’s Communication Services Regulatory Unit (URSEC). Meanwhile, when it comes to mobile phone and internet services, the customer bases increased, with a marked leadership of the [...]

Uruguay launches OTT of national films and series CineUy through Vera TV

The National Institute of Uruguayan Cinema and Audiovisual (INCAU) and the Association of Producers and Filmmakers of Uruguay (Asoprod) launched CineUy, a streaming platform that offers a wide VoD catalogue of national films and series for local audiences, developed on Vera TV, the OTT of the operator Antel. To access the app, users must have [...]

Flow exceeds one million subscribers in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay in Q3 2021

Flow, Telecom’s advanced TV service in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, reached 1.1 million subscribers at the end of the third quarter of the year, as announced by the company in the financial results report for the last period. After having grown 4% in its customer base, with a total of 43 thousand positive net additions, [...]

Rural life channel Chacra TV signs with Telecom in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay

Chacra TV, the 24 specialized in the countryside lifestyle, reached an agreement with Telecom to integrate its pay TV grid in three South American countries through Flow Argentina, Cablevisión Uruguay and Personal Paraguay. From now on, the clients of the services will be able to enjoy content related to rural life and tourism. The signal [...]

Antel could lose USD 900 million in 20 years if it suspends Vera TV

Daniel Larrosa, director of the Uruguayan state telecommunications company Antel, on behalf of the Frente Amplio political party, warned in a report that due to the loss of mobile service customers against competition and the possible elimination of Vera TV, Antels streaming platform, the company could lose more than USD 900 million over the next [...]

Supercanal shareholder offers to buy Movistar Uruguay for almost USD 400 million

Uruguayan businessman Edgardo Novick, minority shareholder of Supercanal, a pay TV and internet operator in 17 Argentine provinces, offered around USD 400 million for the purchase of Movistar Uruguay. Novick is also president of the Partido de la Gente party, a political force that is part of the Uruguayan government coalition. Last July, the country’s [...]

Another 15 Uruguayan operators could claim compensations as Multiseñal

After the contract in which the Uruguayan Government agreed to pay USD 2.5 million to Multiseñal for it to abandon the 2.5 Ghz frequency, the other 15 operators in the country that operate in the same band could file a lawsuit or demand payment of the corresponding millions, as announced by Gustavo Gómez, executive director [...]