Category Archives: Free to Air

Pan American Games arrive at Chile through Chilevision

Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevision is also joining the 2019 Pan American Games broadcasts, which are being developed until August, 11th in Lima, Peru. As it was officially reported, the Turner channel is broadcasting the competition on its FTA TV network and on its website, where access to the Pan American Games contents was enabled [...]

FTA TV faces the main challenges in front of the OTT model

During the last edition of the Nextv Series Colombia event, which took place last June 27th at the JW Marriott Hotel in Bogota, executives Rodrigo Holguin, Director at RTVC Play, Santiago Escobar Lloreda, New Business Manager at RCN TV and Juan Ignacio Pinillos Seminario, Smart TV Manager at LG Electronics, starred in the panel FTA [...]

Luis Miguel’s series arrives at Mexican FTA TV through Las Estrellas Channel

Televisa announced that the Mexican singer Luis Miguel biographical series will be premiered on the countrys FTA TV through the Canal de las Estrellas. The series was already aired on Netflix in Latin America and Spain, and on Telemundo in the US.  According to what Televisa informed in an official statement, Luis Miguel, the series, [...]

RTVE information channel is now available in Puerto Rico

The Radio Television Española (RTVE) TV channel has already started its broadcasts in FTA TV for Puerto Rico through Telecinco Inc. It is a 24-hour channel based on news, debates, live broadcasts and other cultural and current contents. We are very happy and confident wit this new launching. The new format will allow the Puerto [...]

RTVE, Chilevision and Boomerang TV produce series based on novel by Isabel Allende

RTVE, the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevision and the Spanish TV production company Boomerang TV will co-produce together Ines del alma mia, novel written by Chilean writer Isabel Allende, which has been translated into more than 30 languages. The author, involved from the beginning in the project, closely follows the adaptation process of this international [...]

Mediapro increases its international expansion with Chilevision

The Spanish group The Mediapro Studio announced a co-production agreement with the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevisión (Turner Latin America), with the aim of increasing its performance in the international market. The project of the new agreement is titled El discípulo del Chef, focused on the culinary market. Its first season will have 24 episodes, [...]

Edgar Welker enters to the TV sports rights market in Uruguay

Edgar Welker, former President of the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) bought last December 2018 the rights to broadcast  several football competitions for Uruguay on cable TV, FTA, radio and streaming, such as the South American Sub 17 and Sub 20 tournaments (both competitions already disputed) and the Copa America, through the company Dexary. Welker sold [...]

Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria to air FIFA tournament

Under the terms of the deal, Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) partner networks will be able to broadcast all FIFA football tournaments, including the U-20 World Cup in Poland which concludes soon. Issues with downlink might delay the full coverage of Nigerias Super Falcons in the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France added Godfrey Ohuabunwa, acting chairman [...]

Salvadoran TV channel Genteve owes more than USD 26 thousand for radioelectric spectrum use

Salvadoran Electricity and Telecommunications General Superintendency (SIGET) officially announced that the FTA TV channel Genteve debts more than USD 26 thousand for not having paid for using its radio spectrum part to the entity since October 2016. According to the agency, Genteve is a concesionare of the band range  of 560-688 MHz. According to what [...]

Secuoya Group to develop more projects in Chile after partnership with Channel 13

Secuoya Group, a leading Spanish company focused on audiovisual and digital content creation, production and distribution, presented a report on the projects developed in Chile and and announced it will continue working in the country after its first  anniversary of its deal with Chilean Channel 13. Raul Berdones, the companys Executive Chairman, said that it [...]