Tag Archives: Channels

Argentina’s FTA broadcasters claim for the heavy tax burden

Argentine FTA networks requested “lighten the backpack” in relation to the tax scheme, mainly for those that are paid by services of right management. This request was made within the framework of a meeting of the Association of Argentine Broadcasters (ATA), in which the head of the National Communications Agency (Enacom), Silvana Giudici, was present. [...]

Pay TV operators expand channel offering in Mexico

Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) unveiled a report with the evolution of plans and tariffs of fixed telecommunications services, which includes a comparative analysis of the offer during the second quarter of 2017 and the same period in 2018. IFT affirmed that the offer improved in 2018 compared to the previous year. “In most plans [...]

Megacable drops Televisa channels

Mexican largest cable operator, Megacable, has decided to drop 14 channels of Televisa Networks effective September 9. Both companies confirm the decision.   The channels are Telehit, Distrito Comedia, Ritmoson, Unicable, Las estrellas, Foro TV, Tiin, De película, Golden, Golden Edge, Gala TV, Bandamax, Canal 5 and TL Novelas. In a statement, Televisa said that this [...]

Machinima revamps its channels

Multi-channel network Machinima has revamped the programming lineup of several of its channels across social video platforms such as YouTube and Facebook, in a move to better reach the audience segments within the universe of gamers and alpha fans.   Among the changes, Prime channel has rebranded as Primr and is now focused on geek-centric, [...]