Monthly Archives: June 2018

Túpac Katari satellite broadcasts 2018 South American Games in HD

The Bolivian Space Agency (ABE in Spanish), through the Túpac Katari satellite, and the state-owned channel Bolivia TV are broadcasting in high definition the XI Cochabamba South American Games for the 14 countries participating in the sporting event. The director of ABE, Iván Zambrana, said that Bolivia is one of the few countries in the [...]

El satélite Túpac Katari transmite en HD los Juegos Suramericanos

La Agencia Boliviana Espacial (ABE), a través del satélite Túpac Katari, y la cadena estatal Bolivia TV están transmitiendo en alta definición los XI Juegos Suramericanos Cochabamba 2018 para los 14 países participantes en el evento deportivo. El director de ABE, Iván Zambrana, afirmó que Bolivia es una de las pocas naciones en la región [...]

RTS to broadcast 52 FIFA World Cup games in Ecuador

Ecuadorian free-to-air channel RTS announced that it will broadcast 52 games of the soccer World Cup in Russia, in HD, of which 32 will be live. The coverage will be complemented with new special shows. RTS already has experience in the transmission of this event. The station broadcasted Korea – Japan 2002 and Germany 2006 [...]

RTS transmitirá 52 partidos del mundial en Ecuador

El canal ecuatoriano de TV abierta RTS transmitirá 52 partidos del mundial de Rusia en HD, de los cuales 32 serán en vivo. La cobertura se complementará con programas especiales y cápsulas informativas. RTS ya cuenta con experiencia en la transmisión de este evento ya que tuvieron los derechos para Corea – Japón 2002 y [...]

Fox shareholders to vote on Disney deal in July

Twenty-First Century Fox (21CF) announced that it has scheduled a shareholder meeting on July 10 to vote on Disney merger agreement. 21CFs board of directors recommends that stockholders vote in favor of the proposal. 21CF said that is aware of the press release of Comcast of May 23, 2018, in which the U.S. operator states [...]

Accionistas de Fox decidirán en julio sobre el acuerdo con Disney

Twenty-First Century Fox (21CF) anunció que el 10 de julio realizará una junta especial de accionistas para votar la propuesta de fusión presentada por Walt Disney Company. La junta directiva de 21CF recomienda a los accionistas votar a favor del trato. El grupo asegura además tener conocimiento del comunicado de prensa emitido por Comcast Corporation [...]

OSN collaborates with Zain Iraq to launch Wavo in Iraq

OSN, Dubai-based pay tv operator has signed a collaboration agreement with Zain Iraq to give Zain Iraq customers access to its online TV service, WAVO. Speaking about the agreement, Ali Al Zahed, CEO, Zain Iraq, declared, This partnership with OSN is complementary to Zain Iraqs strategy to drive our business and marketing operations towards new [...]

Kwesé TV launches two mobile apps in Zimbabwe

Econet Media, parent company of Kwesé TV, launched two applications to reinforce its presence on the broadcast space before the World Cup. The pay-TV operator unveiled Kwesé Play TV and Kwesé iFlix. According to Econet, both apps will allow Kwesé TV’s subscribers to enjoy a wide range of TV programs, whether on the road or [...]

Kwesé partners with Orange Liberia to introduce premium affordable pay-tv

Econet Medias dynamic content business, Kwesé TV sealed deal with Orange Liberia to introduce the best entertainment and sports and make its first to market, exclusive, premium affordable pay television available to Liberians. Kwesé is a multi-platform and multi-screen broadcast network which gives subscribers access to the full spectrum of programming on Kwesé TV across [...]