Category Archives: DTH

Claro reinforces its DTH service in Brazil

DTH operator Claro (América Móvil) is changing its strategy in the Brazilian market. Next week, it will present a new image and features, the company announced in a promotional video. In turn, local news site TelaViva reported that Agrício Silva Neto, who was previously VP of Marketing at Sky, was named as CEO of a [...]

Claro to offer pay TV in Uruguay

Telecommunications company Claro will be able to offer pay TV in Uruguay after a final decision of a Court of Civil Appeals declared “illegitimate” the Government’s position towards the company. According to the ruling, the Executive Power resists to comply with a ruling issued by the Contentious-Administrative Tribunal (TCA in Spanish) in 2012, El País [...]

Claro Brasil to create business unit for its DTH service

Claro Brasil (América Móvil) group is reportedly creating a new specific business unit for its DTH Claro TV, which is now under the fixed residential businesses unit, also including the MSO Net, the country’s largest pay TV operator. According to a TelaViva report, the company decided to take this step because it believes that, to [...]

Hispasats Amazonas 5 becomes operational

Hispasat announced that Amazonas 5 satellite is now in its final 61° West orbital position and has begun to offer the telecommunications services for which it was designed after having successfully passed the exhaustive testing carried out in space. The new satellite offers coverage over the entire American continent and has an estimated useful life [...]