Tag Archives: Millicom

Dish Mexico, Digicel and Liberty CTOs to discuss the future of TV technologies

Key technology executives will gather in the next edition of NexTV CEO Latin America, on November 1 & 2 in Miami, to discuss the new emerging technology trends that will mark the future of the industry. The changes in consumption habits and the growth of multiscreen services pose new challenges for operators. In this context, [...]

Millicom to acquire Panama’s Cable Onda

Millicom announced that it is acquiring a controlling 80% stake in Panamas Cable Onda. The transaction values 100% of the company at an enterprise value of USD 1,460 million, with a cash consideration of approximately $1,002 million, the group said in a statement. The deal is expected to close by year-end 2018. The selling shareholders [...]

Millicom compra Cable Onda de Panamá

Millicom anunció la compra del 80% de participación en Cable Onda de Panamá. La transacción valora a la empresa en USD 1.460 millones, según indicó el grupo en un comunicado. El cierre de la operación se espera para fines de 2018. El 20% restante quedará en manos de los actuales accionistas. Cable Onda es el [...]

Millicom receives approval to buy two regional cable operators in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s Telecommunications Superintendency (Sutel) has approved the acquisition of Cable Zarcero and Cable Max by Millicom, which operates in the country under the Tigo brand. According to the regulator, there were no indications of potential adverse effects for the competition derived from the acquisition of both companies. The transaction includes the commercial operation, the [...]

Millicom recibe autorización para comprar dos cableoperadores regionales en Costa Rica

La Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) de Costa Rica autorizó la compra de Cable Zarcero y Cable Max de Cañas por parte de Millicom, que opera en el país bajo la marca Tigo. Según el organismo, no se encontraron indicios de potenciales efectos adversos para la competencia derivados de la adquisición de ambas empresas. La transacción [...]

Millicom recibe USD 50 millones para modernizar sus redes en Latam

Millicom recibió USD 50 millones que serán destinados a modernizar sus redes móviles y conectividad a Internet en siete países de Latinoamérica, donde opera bajo la marca Tigo. La operación se realizó mediante la emisión de un bono senior emitido por la empresa por Co$ 144.000 millones (equivalentes a USD 50 millones), que fueron suscriptos [...]

Millicom acquired Cable DX in Guatemala

Millicom revealed during the presentation of the second quarter results that it has acquired Guatemalan cable operator Cable DX. The company said it added 52,000 connected homes and approximately USD 1.2 million in revenue. Cable DX operates in the cities of Quetzaltenango, Coatepeque, Mazatenango y Totonicapan. According to its Facebook profile, “DX is a leading [...]

Millicom compró Cable DX en Guatemala

Millicom reveló en la presentación de los resultados del Q218 que adquirió el operador guatemalteco Cable DX. De esta manera, la compañía adicionó 52 mil hogares conectados a su cartera y aproximadamente USD 1.2 millones en ingresos. La empresa adquirida opera en Quetzaltenango, Coatepeque, Mazatenango y Totonicapan. De acuerdo a su perfil de Facebook, DX [...]

Tigo requests authorization to acquire two regional cable operators in Costa Rica

Tigo (Millicom) submitted to Costa Rica’s Telecommunications Superintendency (Sutel) two requests for concentration authorization to move forward with the purchase of regional operators Cable Televisión Doble R, which uses the Cable Max brand, and Cable Zarcero S.A, El Financiero reported. The requests were submitted by Millicom Costa Rica at the end June. Sutel has already [...]