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Procon notifies Brazilian pay TV operators about football broadcasts in PPV

Consumer Protection and Defense Foundation (Procon), based in San Pablo, Brazil, notified Pay TV operators Claro, Sky, Vivo, Oi and Tim to clarify their subscribers modalities under which they will offer Brazilian Football Championship  broadcastings packages on pay-per-view (PPV). These content generated a USD 27 billion profit in 2018. Procon questioned Brazilian operators about the [...]

Globo increases revenues in 2018, but Group has a 26% fall

Grupo Globo’s balance sheet, published last March 12th, showed that Brazil’s largest broadcaster managed to increase its revenues in 2018 but, despite that, it had a 26% fall due to the increase in operating costs. According to the report, only Globo TV and its Internet portal had an operational deficit of USD 139.7 million, against [...]

UEFA to launch its OTT outside Europe and the US

UEFAs President, Aleksander Caferin, announced after being re-elected in Rome that the association will launch its OTT platform in the next six months. In a first step, it will only be available outside Europe and the US. Platform will be launched before 2019/2020 season. Caferin pointed that one of the main purposes of the coming [...]