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Colombia warns about online piracy

The Colombian Government lost more than USD 200 million in 2017 due to online piracy and sub-reporting, according to data unveiled by representatives of The Alliance Against Pay TV Piracy, the Attorney General’s Office, the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) and the National Television Authority (ANTV). Specifically, Colombia lost USD 184 million for taxes [...]

Colombia advierte sobre pérdidas por piratería

El Estado Colombiano dejó de recibir en 2017 más de USD 200 millones debido a la piratería online y el sub-reporte de usuarios, de acuerdo a datos presentados por representantes de la Alianza Contra la Piratería de la Televisión Paga, la Fiscalía General de la Nación, la Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio (SIC) y la [...]

Colombia reached 5.9 million pay TV subscribers in June

Colombian pay TV market reached 5.9 million users at the end of the second quarter, according to data from the National Television Authority (ANTV). Of those total, 1.93 million or 32.7% were satellite TV subscribers. Thus, pay TV in Colombia had an annual growth of 6.75%, since in June 2017 ANTV had reported 5.53 million [...]

Netflix announces premiere date for new Colombian original series

Netflix announced that new Colombian original Wild District will premiere on October 19. The action series will feature 10 episodes and will be available to Netflix members in the US, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean. Wild District is created by Cristian Conti and directed by Javier Fuentes-León and Carlos Moreno. It was entirely filmed [...]

Netflix anuncia estreno de serie original colombiana

Netflix anunció que la serie original colombiana Distrito Salvaje se estrenará el 19 de octubre en la plataforma. Contará con 10 episodios y estará disponible para Estados Unidos, Canadá, América Latina y el Caribe. Distrito Salvaje fue creada por Cristian Conti y está dirigida por Javier Fuentes-León y Carlos Moreno. Fue filmada enteramente en Colombia [...]

Colombia’s DTT arrives in Cúcuta

Colombias National Television Board (JNTV) chose the city of Cúcuta to carry out a pilot test in the digital TV migration process, as part of the Territorios TDT project. In this way, about 4,000 homes in that region now have access to high definition TV signal. During a press conference, Camila Villamizar, member of the [...]

La TDT de Colombia llega a Cúcuta

La Junta Nacional de Televisión (JNTV) de Colombia eligió la ciudad de Cúcuta y el área metropolitana para ser piloto en el proceso de migración hacia la TV digital, como parte del proyecto Territorios TDT. De esta manera, unos 4 mil hogares de esa región cuentan ahora con señal de TV en alta definición. Durante [...]

Colombia offers to sell stake in Coltel

Colombias government, through the Ministry of Finance, last week offered to sell its 32.5 percent stake in Colombia Telecomunicaciones (Coltel), a Telefónica subsidiary. The government is selling 1,108,269,271 shares for CO$ 2,075 (USD 0.72). In this way, it hopes to raise CO$ 2.3 trillion (USD 795 million). This first stage ends on October 3 and [...]