Tag Archives: Germany

Telefonica restructures its operations in Latin America and bets on Brazil and other markets outside the region

Telefónica announced a new action plan, which includes decoupling its operations in Latin America (not including Brazil) and focusing its business in Brazil, Spain, the United Kingdom and Germany. The announcement was made by José María Álvarez-Pallete, Executive Chairman of the Telefónica Group through a letter to the entire community of the company, entitled The [...]

Axesat and CETel merge and create AXESS Networks

Supported by Akisom Group Limited, Latin American based Axesat and German-based CETel, are combining  to create AXESS Networks, to address the needs and offer solutions to the enterprise satellite communications industry. AXESS global infrastructure, recognized by  the WTA (World Teleport Association), operates three main teleports located in Germany, Mexico and Colombia, and alternative teleports in [...]

Chilean Dignidad to arrive at Germany as an original OTT Joyn series

The Chilean series Dignidad, which is being filmed and will be watched on Chilean FTA TV through Mega, will also be available in Germany as a Join  -Discovery and ProSiebenSat.1s German OTT- original production. Dignidad is the first international original production of the platform, and will last eight 50-minutes episodes.  Set in Chile in 1997, [...]

BitMe to make Gamescom 2019 live coverage from Germany

BitMe, new Televisas recently launched and focus on eSports, video games, technology and geek culture channel, announced it will develop the Gamescom 2019 live coverage, considered the most important video game expo in Europe and the second worldwide. With this special coverage, BitMe will be the only specialized media in Latin America that develops the [...]

DAZN could buy Fox Sports Brazil

Sports OTT DAZN, soon to be launched in Brazil, could be one of the  possible candidates to buy Fox Sports in the country, according to Brazilian journalists Eduardo Ohata (Yahoo) and Mauricio Lima (Veja magazine). Fox Sports sale was an Economic Defense Administrative Councils (CADE) decision,  which approved the merger between Fox and Disney but [...]

DAZN arrives at Latin America with a new sponsorship model

DAZN Group announced significant changes in its structure.  In the Latin American Spanish market, where DAZN was not launched as an OTT yet, it created an innovative off-the-shelf network called DAZN +. In addition, the sports platform VOD ePlayer was renamed, and its new denomination is DAZN Player. This is a decisive moment for DAZN, [...]

German pay-TV package launched in Africa and Middle East

German pay-TV platform, Satelio, operated by Deutscher Televisionsklub Betriebs GmbH, yesterday launched a bouquet of up to 18 German channels for viewers in 44 countries in Africa and the Middle East via the Intelsat-20 satellite. The SD bouquet can be bought for USD 580 pre-paid subscription for the whole year, or USD 648 per year at USD [...]