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Pluto TV is now available in Latin America

ViacomCBS announced that its AVOD OTT Pluto TV is now available in 17 Latin American countries. The platform has been launched in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Paraguay, El Salvador, Uruguay and Venezuela. In Brazil, the OTT will be launched at the end of [...]

Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Colombia not to charge football premium pack

The premium local football pack, available in several Latin American countries to access local football leagues – temporarily cancelled by the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic – will not be charged in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay. Pay TV operators that offer the premium pack charge it in advance and, for this reason, customers will get the [...]

Globo’s productions arrive at Uruguay, Mexico, Costa Rica and Panama

Globo TV International titles ‘Huerfanos de su Tierra’, ‘Avenida Brasil’, ‘Tiempo de Amar’ and ‘Orgullo y Pasión’,  arrived at Teledoce, Imagen TV, Teletica and TVN, in Uruguay, Mexico, Costa Rica and Panama, respectively. The awarded soap opera Huerfanos de su Tierra was launched by the Uruguayan FTA TV channel Teledoce in March, replacing Nuevo [...]

Antel increases bandwidth offer for its clients in April

The Uruguayan telco Antel announced that, as part of the measures it is implementing during the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic in the country, those customers who have hired their ‘Universal Hogares’ internet offer will have a 50 gigabyte bonus available , which can be used throughout April. The benefit is valid for active services as of [...]

TCC to develop new device with Android TV

With the aim of continuing strengthening its strategic model for generating its own technology platforms for content distribution, Uruguayan pay TV operator TCC announced that it will launch an Android TV device, which will combine cable content with streaming and VOD. According to what TCC has officially reported, its new solution will allow it to [...]

Telecom records more than 3.5 million cable subscribers and strengthens Flow’s offer

On itsQ4 2019 quarterly results report presentation, Telecom Argentina reported to have more than 3.5 million cable TV subscribers. The figure covers almost 3.3 million customers in Argentina; 142 thousand in Uruguay and 81 thousand in Paraguay. In addition, the ARPU on cable TV at Q4 2019  was valued at AR$ 1,165.4 (USD 18.62), 11% [...]

Eutopia TV, TV Libre and Canal U are added to pay TV operator grids in Uruguay

Uruguays Government announced the winners of the tender for the three TV channels that must be included in the countrys pay TV operators grids. The channels, chosen from a resolution of the Industry, Energy and Mining Ministry, were Eutopía TV, TV Libre and Canal U, while Cardinal TV, belonging to the Uruguayan Pay TV Chamber [...]

Movistar shows advances of its first original Colombian series

After the launch of its Peruvian productions El dia de mi suerte and Un dia eres joven, part of the plan to produce series in several Latin American countries announced last year, Movistar showed some advances of Ruido Capital, its first series produced in Colombia, soon to be released, in two videos with the first [...]

New Uruguay Government prepares changes in the telecommunications area

New Uruguays President, Luis Lacalle Pou, presented a new project to be applied from next March 1st, when starting his presidential term. Titled Uruguay seguro, transparente y de oportunidades, the initiative suggest to make changes in the current telecommunications legislation and other areas, and consists of 10 sections and more than 400 articles.  The initiative [...]

AUF gets offers from Telefonica and Servisky for Uruguay’s National Team Qualifiers for the next World Cup

With two offers from Telefonica (Movistar) and Ecuadorian Servisky, who owns the Ecuadorian Football Channel, the deadline that the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) had set for the aspiring companies to bid for the broadcasting rights of the nine matches that the Uruguayan National Team will play as local during the Qualifiers for the next World [...]