Monthly Archives: January 2019

Burkina Faso to introduce 4G soon

French telecoms operator Orange has secured Burkina Faso’s first 4G licence and has had its 2G and 3G permits renewed as the West African country looks to catch up with continental counterparts on service rollout. Ben Cheick Haidara, managing director of Orange Burkina, said the operator agreed to pay a total sum of CFA80-billion (US$138-million) [...]

Ooredoo TV to offer latest movies and series in MENA

The telecom operator in the MENA region offers exciting viewing experience, Ooredoos plug and play entertainment service enable users to build their own bundle, which can then be extended according to customer preference with 13 add-on packs. The Director of Consumer Sales of Ooredoo, Feras bin Abdullah Al Sheikh, said, We are very excited to [...]

Endemol y Discovery Latin America renuevan temporada de MasterChef México

Durante Natpe 2019, Endemol Shine International y Discovery Networks Latin America firmaron un acuerdo para renovar los derechos de transmisión de varios formatos de no ficción en sus nuevas temporadas. Entre los más destacados se encuentra MasterChef México, que es producido en Latinoamérica por Endemol Shine Boomdog. El reality culinario también renovó sus temporadas para [...]

Endemol and Discovery Latin America relaunch MasterChef Mexico

During Natpe 2019, Endemol Shine International and Discovery Networks Latin America came to terms to renew several non-fiction formats broadcasting rights in their new seasons. Among the most prominent is MasterChef Mexico, produced in Latin America by Endemol Shine Boomdog. Cooking reality also renewed its seasons for the two versions  broadcasted in the United States, [...]

Una subsidiaria de América Móvil solicitó licencia de TV paga en México

Una subsidiaria de América Móvil -el grupo que incluye también a Telmex- habría solicitado a fin de 2018 al Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones (IFT) la autorización para ofrecer video y televisión restringida (TV paga) en México, reveló el diario local de negocios El Economista. Según dicho medio, diversas fuentes consultadas en temas de regulación y [...]

America Movil subsidiary requested Pay TV license in Mexico

An America Movil subsidiary -the group that also includes Telmex- would have requested at the end of 2018 to the Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) the authorization to offer video and “restricted television” (pay TV) in Mexico, according to what business local newspaper El Economista reported. The newspaper also supports that “several sources consulted on regulation [...]

Tigo Sports transmite 32 partidos de la Liga Nacional de Honduras

Tigo Sports (Millicom), en conjunto con la estación hondureña Televicentro, transmitirá 32 partidos de fútbol de la Liga Nacional de Honduras. Estos estarán disponibles  en los canales 300 (SD) Y 715 (HD) en territorio hondureño y a través de la app de Tigo Sports. Televicentro es dueña de los derechos de transmisión de siete clubes [...]

Tigo Sports broadcasts 32 Honduran National Football League matches

Tigo Sports (Millicom), together with Televicentro, will broadcast 32 Honduras Football League matches. All of them can be seen  on TV networks 300 (SD) and 715 (HD) in Honduras. They will also be available on Tigo Sports app. Televicentro owns seven Hondurans football clubs broadcasting rights, as Olimpia, Motagua, Platense, Juticalpa, Real España, UPNFM and [...]

Tigo lanza Amazon Prime Video en Colombia y Latinoamérica

Tigo (Millicom) integrará Amazon Prime Video para sus clientes en Colombia a partir de hoy y en los próximos meses en el resto de sus operaciones en Latinoamérica, para llevar contenido de entretenimiento a sus más de 32 millones de clientes móviles y 3,6 millones de clientes de cable. La suscripción tendrá un costo de [...]

Tigo launches Amazon Prime Video in Colombia and Latin America

  Tigo (Millicom) will integrate Amazon Prime Video for its Colombian customers starting today and in the next months in the rest of its  Latin American operations, to bring entertainment content to its more than 32 million mobile and 3.6 million cable customers. Subscription will cost USD 5.99, with three months free, both for customers [...]