Monthly Archives: July 2018

France 24 to kick off in English-speaking African countries

France 24 has signed new distribution agreements in South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Swaziland and Zambia, particularly increasing its presence across English-speaking Africa, where it now covers over 14 million households. In South Africa a distribution agreement was agreed with Media Core Group, adding France 24s English Channel to the operators new satellite package on IS20. [...]

Oi apresenta ofertas pós-pagas com mais conteúdo de TV

A operadora brasileira Oi apresentou novas ofertas de telefonia móvel pós-paga do plano Oi Mais digital. A partir de agora, o plano oferece também as plataformas HBO GO e Noggin, além de Fox+, WatchESPN, Discovery Kids ON! e Coleção Oi. Segundo a companhia, o grande destaque é o plano Intermediário, com 15GB de internet, que [...]

Peru drives Telefónica’s growth in pay TV

Telefónica ended the second quarter with 4.8 million pay TV accesses in Latin America, including its operation in Brazil, the largest in term of subscribers. The company highlighted the excellent performance of this service in Peru, where another record was set for gross additions, driven by the continuous improvement in the content offer. In Brazil, [...]

Perú impulsa el crecimiento de Telefónica en TV paga

Telefónica cerró el segundo trimestre del año con 4,8 millones de accesos de TV paga en Latinoamérica, incluyendo su operación en Brasil, la más importante en cantidad de abonados. La compañía destacó el desempeño del servicio en Perú, que alcanzó cifras récord de altas impulsadas por la continua mejora en la oferta de contenidos. En [...]

Chile court convicts owner of illegal TV operation

The Oral Criminal Court of Coyhaique unanimously convicted the owner and legal representative of the company Deygon for illegally distributing DirecTV satellite signals in the Aysén Region, in southern Chile. Police investigations together with the Public Ministry established that the local operator Deygon used DirecTV set-top boxes and illegally retransmitted 67 channels through coaxial cable [...]

Tribunal condena a dueño de una operación de TV ilegal en Chile

El Tribunal Oral en lo Penal de Coyhaique condenó en forma unánime al dueño y representante legal de la empresa Deygon por distribuir de manera ilegal señales satelitales de DirecTV en la Región de Aysén, al sur de Chile. Investigaciones policiales junto con las gestiones del Ministerio Público establecieron que el operador local Deygon utilizaba [...]

Canal 1 de Colombia sigue creciendo en audiencia

Canal 1 de Colombia anunció que el pasado 24 de julio logró 9,23% de participación de mercado (share) y nueve de sus programas estuvieron por encima de 1 punto de rating, lo que representó la mejor cifra registrada desde el lanzamiento de la nueva programación, el 14 de agosto de 2017. De acuerdo con información [...]

Canal 1’s audience keeps growing

Colombias free-to-air channel Canal 1 announced that on July 24 it achieved a share of 9.23% and nine of its shows registered above 1 rating point, which represented the best figure recorded since the launch of the new programming, on August 14, 2017. According to the data provided by the channel and based on figures [...]

Fox and Disney shareholders approve deal

21st Century Fox shareholders approved the sale of the entertainment assets to Walt Disney Co, both companies said on Friday. The special meetings of the shareholders of both groups to vote on the USD 71.3 deal were held separately at the New York Hilton and according to Variety they lasted less than 15 minutes. The [...]

Accionistas aprueban acuerdo Disney-Fox

Los accionistas de 21st Century Fox aprobaron el acuerdo con Disney para la venta de sus activos de entretenimiento por USD 71.300 millones, informaron las compañías el viernes. Las reuniones especiales de los accionistas de ambos grupos se llevaron a cabo por separado en el New York Hilton y de acuerdo con Variety duraron menos [...]