Tag Archives: Dominican Republic

The president of the Dominican Telecommunications Institute (Indotel), José del Castillo Saviñón, said that the transition to digital TV would generate revenues of USD 500 million for the State.   During a meeting with directors of the State Corporation of Radio and Television (CERTV), Del Castillo mentioned the possibility of bringing forward the date of […]


  Dominican operator Tricom (Altice) has launched the TV Everywhere service Discovery Kids Play, which includes access to popular series such as “Peppa”, “Doki” and “Thomas and Friends”, among others.   The platform is available to all Pay TV customers in desktop version or via app for smartphones and tablets with iOS and Android.   […]


  Theater company Caribbean Cinemas announced through a press release it will launch in August its own Pay-TV channel, Caribbean TV, and will debut in the programming grid of operator Telecable (Tricom/Altice) in the Dominican Republic.   “This new channel specializes in US commercial cinema, independent and festival films. It will also transmit TV series, short […]


  The Star One C4 satellite of the Brazilian Telecommunications Company (Embratel), owned by America Movil (AM), started broadcasting 30 new channels in high definition (HD) and six in standard quality (SD) of Claro TV’s (AM) Pay-TV packages in Central America and the Caribbean, reported Brazilian website Telesintese.   The satellite, launched in mid-July 2015 […]


  Cable TV operator Aster (Telemicro) from the Dominican Republic announced through a press release that it will transform its technology to offer Pay-TV through Mediaroom TV, Swedish technology company Ericsson’s IPTV platform.   In addition, the trade agreement will include HFC broadband convergence support from US technology company Cisco, cBR-8. Ericsson will also provide […]


La compañía de telecomunicaciones Tricom (Altice) de República Dominicana anunció que incorporó a la programación de su operadora de TV paga Telecable cinco nuevos canales, tres de estos en alta definición, sin costo adicional. Las nuevas señales son el canal deportivo ESPN2 HD, el de películas internacionales Cinemax HD, el de cine independiente Sundance Channel, […]