Monthly Archives: March 2019

Tigo lanza Amazon Prime Video en El Salvador

La compañía de telecomunicaciones Millicom -que opera comercialmente en Latinoamérica bajo la marca Tigo-, selló un acuerdo con Amazon para incluir la oferta de Amazon Prime Video en El Salvador. La plataforma VOD  también está disponible en Bolivia, Colombia y Guatemala. En Tigo buscamos grandes aliados y marcas como la nuestra, para poder ofrecerle al [...]

Tigo launches Amazon Prime Video in El Salvador

The telecommunications company Millicom – which operates in Latin America under the Tigo brand – ran an agreement with Amazon to include the Amazon Prime Videos offer in El Salvador. The VOD platform is also available in Bolivia, Colombia and Guatemala. In Tigo we look for great partners and brands like ours, in order to [...]

Vodafone and Movicel to collaborate in Angola

Vodafone Group signed a strategic consultancy partnership with Movicel Angola, with the companies set to cooperate in a number of business areas. Under the terms of the non-equity agreement, Vodafone will provide strategic and operational support in areas including consumer marketing, technology and business operations. It will also see the duo collaborate on further potential [...]

CBS Studios International and Scoope Media sign license deal to offer African version of ‘The Doctors’

CBS Studios International and Scoope Media have signed a licensing deal for an African version of The Doctors, the show that offers entertainment with health advice from a panel of real-life doctors. Produced in Nigeria by Scoope Media U.K., the series will first air in the last quarter of 2019 on the Scoop! SVOD platform, tailed [...]

Canal+ rolls out new African TV show ‘Sakho & Mangane’

Canal+ Africa is planning to roll out new African TV show Sakho and Mangane in French speaking African countries. Sakho and Mangane is a detective series created and directed by Jean-Luc Herbulot with the participation of Hubert Ndao and Toumani Sangaré as directors. Its a 100% African production with a team of three directors from [...]

Los planes de Vivo Brasil podrán ser modificados por la web y la app

La Justicia de Brasil determinó que la operadora de telecomunicaciones Vivo deberá permitir que sus clientes puedan cambiar cualquiera de sus planes a través del sitio web y la aplicación de la compañía. La empresa ya ofrecía la posibilidad de cambio en la aplicación Meu Vivo, pero el suscriptor podía hacer la alteración únicamente para [...]

Vivo Brazil’s plans can be modified from its website and app

Braziian Justice ordered telecommunications operator Vivo to allow its clients to change any of their plans through the website and the application of the company. It already offered the changing possibility through the Meu Vivo application, but subscribers could make the alteration only to change to a more expensive plan. Justice request was made last [...]

HGTV se suma a Discovery Latin America

Discovery Latin America/US Hispanic (DLA/USH) confirmó que incorporará el canal HGTV a sus audiencias de América Latina. Así, Discovery amplía su oferta de marcas de estilos de vida, que ya incluye otras señales con contenidos similares, como Discovery Home&Health, TLC y Food Network. En Estados Unidos, HGTV se ubica dentro del top 10 del ranking [...]

HGTV to join Discovery Latin America

Discovery Latin America / US Hispanic (DLA / USH) confirmed that it will incorporate the HGTV channel to its Latin American audiences. This way, Discovery expands its lifestyle brands offer, which already includes other similar contents networks such as Discovery Home & Health, TLC and Food Network. In the US, HGTV is located in the [...]

México también podría aplicar un impuesto a OTTs extranjeros

La Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (Cepal) consideró que México podría obtener ingresos equivalentes a USD 178,8 millones anuales si cobra el IVA a las plataformas digitales y se grava con 3% los servicios de intermediación de plataformas como Netflix, entre otras. La entidad determinó en su reporte Panorama fiscal de América [...]