Monthly Archives: August 2019

Venezuela launches new FTTH plan with Cantv

Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, announced a new FTTH plan to be implemented in the countrys municipalities, and aims that, by November this year, 80% of the countrys municipalities will be connected. It will be developed by Cantv and will be implemented in the Capital District and in Miranda and Zulia states at first, to later [...]

MTN Nigeria officially rolls out mobile money services

MTN will officially launch mobile money services, MoMo in Nigeria, its biggest market and Africas most populous nation. Mobile Money structures across Africa will offer the opportunity to make cash transfers and payments via mobile phone. It is seen as a significant measure to connecting financial inclusion. As its biggest market, the Nigeria launch is seen [...]

BBC Lifestyle to expand advertising prospects across Sub-Saharan Africa

BBC Studios is planning to offer advertising opportunities on its BBC Lifestyle channel for clients across sub-Saharan Africa in countries including Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia. As from Sunday, 1 September, advertisers in these countries will be able to influence modern female audiences via a separate BBC Lifestyle commercial feed that will broadcast [...]

Box office hit ‘Die storie van Ellen Pakkies’ is now available on Showmax

Die Storie van Ellen Pakkies is now streaming on Showmax, the tragic story of a Cape Flats mothers real-life torment. Ellen Pakkies story stunned South Africa in 2007 as we discover more about the woman who was ultimately driven to take her own sons life. The movie tells Ellen Pakkies story which is a traumatic [...]

Viacom produce reality para MTV y Amazon Prime Video en Brasil

Viacom International Studios (VIS) y Amazon Prime Video anunciaron el inicio de la producción de la próxima edición del reality Ex on the Beach Brasil: Celebrities en la ciudad de Trancoso, ubicada en ese país. El show tendrá 12 episodios de 60 minutos y se verá a través de MTV y Amazon Prime Video a [...]

Viacom produces reality for MTV and Amazon Prime Video in Brazil

Viacom International Studios (VIS) and Amazon Prime Video announced they started to produce  the next edition of the reality show Ex on the Beach Brazil: Celebrities in Brazilian city Trancoso. The show will have 12 60-minutes episodes and will be watched through MTV and Amazon Prime Video at the end of the year. The reality [...]

Cable Onda inaugura nuevo centro de operaciones en Panamá

El operador panameño Cable Onda inauguró un nuevo centro logístico en la provincia de Colón (Panamá), que atenderá a todos sus clientes comerciales, corporativos y residenciales. La inversión de la compañía fue de USD 4,8 millones, y determinará la activación de un hub de telecomunicaciones para la entrega de servicios en Colón. Colón es una [...]

Cable Onda opens new operations center in Panama

Panamanian operator Cable Onda opened a new logistics center in Colon (Panama), which will attend all its commercial, corporate and residential customers. The company invested USD 4.8 million, and the new center will activate a telecommunications hub to deliver services in Colon. Colon is one of the highest economic growth provinces in the country, By [...]

DocuBay, OTT SVOD especializado en documentales, se lanza globalmente

La plataforma DocuBay, con un catálogo centrado específicamente en documentales, realizó el lanzamiento de sus operaciones a nivel mundial, y está disponible en más de 180 países. Los suscriptores de la plataforma pueden acceder a documentales en una amplia variedad de géneros, que incluyen viajes, cultura, naturaleza, aventura, deportes y biografías.  El OTT ofrece dos [...]

DocuBay, SVOD OTT focused on documentaries, is globally launched

DocuBay, platform with an exclusive documentaries catalog, is globally launched and available in more than 180 countries. Its subscribers can access to documentaries in a wide variety of genres, including travelling, culture, nature, adventure, sports and biographies.  The OTT offers two subscription plans: the premium one, at USD 9.99 for three months and up to [...]