Monthly Archives: November 2017

Canal 1 announces new programming

A few months after its launch, Colombias Canal 1 continues to grow its audience and is already preparing its 2018 programming that will feature varied content, at different times, including national productions, Hollywood series and films, reality shows, international series and the channel’s Information System. The new season of the competition reality show “Guerreros”, programs [...]

Canal 1 de Colombia presenta su programación 2018

A pocos meses de su lanzamiento, Canal 1 de Colombia sigue consolidándose en audiencia y ya prepara su programación 2018 que tendrá contenido variado, en horarios diferentes, incluyendo producciones nacionales, series y películas de Hollywood, realitys, series internacionales y el Sistema Informativo del canal. La nueva temporada del reality de competencia Guerreros, programas como Cobras [...]

Ebonylife TV shooting Nigeria’s first legal drama

Castle & Castle is the first Nigerian legal drama currently being filmed by Ebonylife TV. Popular legal dramas have been a staple of television for years, a boon for producers to start their own with more local content. Law & Order, Suits, How To Get Away With Murder, The Good Wife etc are only a [...]

Ooredoo announced new Fibre plans for the MENA region

Ooredoo announced new plans have been added to its popular Home Broadband service catering for the increasing needs of its customers with regards to bandwidth speeds and entertainment content. New customers will now have a choice of Fibre Home plans starting at 15Mbps to 10Gbps. The new plans have been specifically designed to offer customers [...]

South Africa’s DA strongly reiterates calls for STB probes

The Democratic Alliance (DA) requested a probe into the procurement processes of the government sponsored Set-top-boxes. The DAs MP and telecoms and postal services shadow minister, Marian Shinn, wants to shed light on the dark spots revolving around STBs procurement within South Africa.  According to Shinn, the DA has once again written to, the public [...]

Industry leaders to debate the future of TV at NexTV Colombia

NexTV Series Colombia & Andean 2017 will gather, on November 30 at the JW Marriott hotel in Bogota, more than 40 executives from leading TV, OTT and online video companies to discuss the industry trends. DirecTV, Claro, Telefonica, TigoUne, Sony Pictures Television, Fox and HBO are among the companies that will participate in the event. [...]

Los líderes de la industria debaten el futuro de la TV en NexTV Colombia

NexTV Series Colombia & Andean 2017 reunirá el próximo el 30 de noviembre en el hotel JW Marriott de Bogotá a más de 40 ejecutivos de las principales compañías de TV, OTT y video online para debatir las tendencias de la industria. Entre los actores de TV paga que participarán del evento están DirecTV, Claro, [...]

Altice seeks to sell Dominican Republic unit

Altice is planning to sell its telecoms network in the Dominican Republic as it seeks to reduce its debt (USD 59 billion) and improve its performance, Financial Times reported, citing three sources. The sale process is still in the early stages and plans could change, one of the people said. A spokesman for Altice declined [...]