Category Archives: Pay TV

Ooredoo announced its new ‘Home Internet’ at no extra cost

Ooredoo will launch its new ‘Home Internet’ plans, a new line-up of ultra fast Home Broadband. This will make the internet five times faster at no additional charge. Qatar homes can access the new plans and Ooredoo has announced, as of today, all existing customers has already upgraded to the new plans which is five [...]

MultiChoice launched MyDStv mobile app in Kenya

MultiChoice has revealed its new exciting project, the mobile app, called MyDStv which has been tailored to the Kenyan market to ensure minimal data consumption and  will be available for download in Kenya from 25 February 2019 via the iOS and Android app stores at no cost. In this ever-growing digital environment, its our mission [...]

DStv to launch SuperheroHQ pop up channel in March

Turner International has announced the launch of SuperheroHQ animation pop-up channel by mid-March on DStv satellite pay-tv platform.  SuperheroHQ will be accessible for DStv Premium, DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact subscribers on DStv channel 300 during the holiday period from 15 to 31 March and will include animation series, animation movies, as well as [...]

Anatel imposes a 180-day term on AT&T to sell Brazilian pay TV operations

National Telecommunications Agencys Competition Superintendence (Anatel) established a 180-day deadline for AT&T to sell its pay TV operations in Brazil for violating Conditional Access Law (Seac). Anatels Council will issue a final decision. The decision, which will not allow AT&T and Time Warners merger, was taken by Anatels department, that understood two years ago that [...]

Televisa evaluates merger with Megacable

Televisa Group is evaluating a possible synergy with Mexican Megacable, to strengthen itself in TV and fixed broadband market. Alfonso de Angoita, Executive Co-President of the company, admitted in a conference with analysts that Televisas business merging with Megacable in Mexico has been evaluated.    We believe that there is a great opportunity in combining [...]

New reality tv show on Multichoice Nigeria

Our Perfect Wedding Nigeria is the new reality tv show which will be aired on Multichoice Nigeria. This new reality tv show is coming three years after it was screened in Kenya and other African countries. The show is co-produced by Adeola Oloyede and Suleiman Kazeem. The show reveals the excitement of the wedding planning [...]

TNM introduces Kiliye Kiliye Digital TV on Mpamba

The Malawi Government-owned Digital Broadcast Network Limited (MDBNL) together with TNM has introduced its new digital tv, Kiliye Kiliye on TNM Mpamba payment platform. The new digital tv channel comes after GoTv, Zuku, and Azam Tv. TNM Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Daniel Makata mentioned that Kiliye Kiliye Digital Tv will demonstrate market growth and [...]

Bolivia reached 600 thousand pay TV subscribers in 2018

According to the statistical report presented by Bolivian Telecommunications and Transport Regulation Authority (ATT),  pay TV market surpassed 600 thousand  subscribers in that country in 2018. Document also shows figures from mobile services, internet access and telephony. AAT report records 633,793 Bolivian pay TV subscribers in December 2018. The largest number was in La Paz, [...]

Telefonica sells its subsidiaries in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama to Millicom

Telefónica agreed with Millicom to sell its subsidiaries in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama. As reported by the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV), the operations amount is USD 1,650 million, of which USD 570,9 million correspond to Telefónica Costa Rica, USD 650,4 million to Telefónica Panamá, and USD 430 , 2 million to Telefónica Nicaragua. [...]

OSN rolls out new ‘flexible’ package in Saudi Arabia

OSN has introduced a flexible pay-TV package for subscribers in Saudi Arabia. The introduction of El Farq, meaning The Difference in Arabic has been on a three-month trial in the Kingdom. OSN announced El Farq has already earned a positive feedback from subscribers and remarkable sales growth. The Managing Director of Saudi Arabia, Bandar Al [...]