Monthly Archives: January 2019

Ooredoo and Manateq to provide 5G infrastructure to logistics parks, industrial zones

Ooredoo has partnered with Economic Zones Company (Manateq) to provide its world-class 5G infrastructure that is set to transform Qatars logistics parks and industrial zones, as well as accelerate the countrys diversified economic growth. Across Qatar, Manateq is developing logistics parks and industrial zones, which offer various sizes of plots of land to the investors [...]

Safaricom announced its venture into the cybersecurity space

Safaricom which is known for its carrier services and mobile money products, announced this development that will primarily target Kenyan firms that are in need of robust and local cybersecurity solutions. The launch of Safaricoms cybersecurity came at the right time as organizations such as Saccos have recently been targeted by cyber criminals, losing billions [...]

Telkom Kenya to plan 3G/4G expansion

Telkom Kenyas 3G/4G project expansion worth KES 1 billion and is targeting to maximize fiber-to-the-building (FTTB) product, improving its service quality for enterprise and corporate customers. The CEO of Telkom Kenya, Mugo Kibati explained about the project plan, It remains our objective to entrench our position as Kenyas preferred Data network, which can only be [...]

Netflix estará disponible internacionalmente en hoteles Hilton

La cadena de hoteles Hilton, que ofrece Netflix en sus habitaciones para los Estados Unidos,  anunció que a partir de 2019 extenderá el acuerdo con la plataforma OTT para desplegarlo internacionalmente, lo que podría incluir a Latinoamérica. Netflix ya tiene acuerdos firmados con otras cadenas hoteleras como Marriott International, Starwood, Four Seasons, Best Western, Wyndham, [...]

Netflix will be available internationally at Hilton hotels

Hilton hotels network, which offers Netflix in its US rooms, announced that from 2019 will extend the agreement with the OTT platform to deploy it internationally, which could include Latin America. Netflix already has agreements signed with other hotel networks such as Marriott International, Starwood, Four Seasons, Best Western, Wyndham, Hyatt and Intercontinental to implement [...]

Cotes negocia transmisión de partidos de fútbol de Bolivia

La Cooperativa de Telecomunicaciones Sucre (Cotes) está en proceso de negociación con Sport TV Rights para adquirir los derechos de transmisión de los partidos de la División Profesional de Fútbol Boliviano para este año. De acuerdo a Mario Asaff, secretario del Consejo Administrativo de Cotes, la empresa dejó las negociaciones para rebajar los costos de [...]

Cotes negotiates Bolivian football matches broadcasting

Sucrean Telecommunications Cooperative (Cotes) is in a negotiation process with Sport TV Rights in order to acquire Bolivian Professional Division football matches broadcasting rights this year. According to Mario Asaff, Cotes Administrative Council, the company left negotiations to reduce football TV rights sell, which suffered a 60% raise, under Bolivian Telecommunication Cooperatives Federation (Fecotel) responsibility. [...]

TV paga en Brasil potenció el contenido local en 2018

La TV Paga brasileña emitió 2.684 títulos originales de ese país en 2018, de acuerdo con información del Observatorio Brasileño de Cine y Audiovisual (OCA) de la Agencia Nacional del Cine (Ancine). La participación de programación brasileña en las grillas de Canales de Espacio Calificado (CEQ), que deben incluir tres horas y media diarias de [...]

Brazilian Pay TV empowered local content in 2018

Brazilian Pay TV broadcasted 2,684 original titles of that country in 2018, according to information provided by National Film Agencys  Brazilian Film and Audiovisual Observatory (OCA). Brazilian programming in Qualified Channels (CEQ), which must include three hours and a half Brazilian content a day, was 7.5% and reached 14.3% between 6 PM and 12 AM. [...]

Movistar Play dará TV paga vía OTT en México este año

Telefónica México tiene previsto para este año brindar su servicio de televisión por streaming a través de su aplicación Movistar Play, según confirmó Carlos Morales Paulín, presidente de la firma en ese país. En Telefónica ya tenemos un servicio que se llama Movistar Play, un servicio OTT que tiene mucho contenido y que ya se [...]