Category Archives: General TV

Ancine to pronounce on AT&T and Warner merger in second term

Ancines broad (Brazilian National Film Agency) defined a timetable for regulatory analysis of the merger between AT&T and Time Warner, which will include seven stages and should conclude in the second half of 2019. Analysis will include the following steps: a gathering information process, market agents affected by the operation pronouncements, Market Follow-up Superintendence manifestation, [...]

Tigo Sports transmite 32 partidos de la Liga Nacional de Honduras

Tigo Sports (Millicom), en conjunto con la estación hondureña Televicentro, transmitirá 32 partidos de fútbol de la Liga Nacional de Honduras. Estos estarán disponibles  en los canales 300 (SD) Y 715 (HD) en territorio hondureño y a través de la app de Tigo Sports. Televicentro es dueña de los derechos de transmisión de siete clubes [...]

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. [...]

Mirada launched Iris Multiscreen solution in Bermuda

Mirada, a provider of products and services for digital TV operators and broadcasters is proud to announce the commercial launch of its Iris multiscreen solution for One Communications, the leading telecommunication provider in Bermuda. The deployment of Miradas multiscreen technology across Ones network is being accompanied by an extensive marketing campaign across Bermuda. The commercial [...]

ICE files complaint for Cable Visión’s purchase in 2013

Costa Rican Institute of Electricity (ICE) made a complaint to Public Ministry for Cable Visión of Costa Rica purchase, in 2013, when the company was in decline.The complaint is focused on applying responsibilities to officials or thirds who have taken part of the purchases process.. Complaint is based on documents and facts analyzed around the [...]

AT&T insists with Hulu and Sky Mexico sale

International holding AT&T mentioned the possibility of selling its assets in Hulu and Sky Mexico again, in order to  gain cash after buying Time Warner by USD 85,000 million. AT&T FCO, John Stephens, explained that it is pretended to obtain between USD 6,000 million  and USD 8,000 million with the asset sale. At 2019 Citi [...]

CES 2019 shows 8K TV boom

Consumer Electronics Show (CES) new edition  in Las Vegas showed the 8K TV launchings from its leading manufacturers: Samsung (Samsung 65-, 75 and 98- inch LCD), Sonny (Sonny 85- and 98- inch LCD), LG (LG 88- inch OLED and 75- inch LCD) and TLC (TLC 8K Roku TV). One of the most important details is [...]

Conmebol makes official the TV rights to Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana

The Council of the South American Soccer Confederation (Conmebol) approved the allocation of TV rights for competitions for the 2019-2022 season, including the Copa Libertadores and the Copa Sudamericana. As already announced in October, Facebook will broadcast the Copa Liberadores next year. The social network bought the exclusive rights of Thursday night matches, while the [...]

Hemisphere completes acquisition of 75% interest in Snap TV

Hemisphere Media Group announced that it has finalized the acquisition of a 75% equity interest in Snap Global (Snap TV), a leading independent distributor of content in Latin America to broadcast, pay TV and OTT platforms. Snap TV is a company founded by Ariel Tobi that maintains long-standing relationships with the most important broadcast, cable [...]