Tag Archives: Millicom

Airtel and Millicom merger sealed in Ghana

The deal is closed for Bharti Airtel and Millicom International Cellular to become the second largest operator with 10 million mobile subscribers in Ghana. The companies have made an official announcement to merge their telecom operations. The merger will be a 50:50 stake and the governance rights of the new entity will generate revenues of [...]

Tigo to deploy One TV platform in Latin America

Millicom confirmed, through a press release, that it plans to gradually deploy its next generation TV service, Tigo One TV, to all of its Latin American markets. The platform is currently available in Colombia, where it was launched a few days ago. The service is the result of a partnership between Millicom and TiVo. Tigo [...]

El Salvador sets conditions for Tigos acquisition of Caribeña

The Competition Superintendence of El Salvador (CS) has established a number of condition before approving the acquisition of the pay TV and Internet operator Caribeña by Tigo (Millicom). In a statement, CS said Grupo Caribeña provides pay TV and internet services in 15 municipalities, mostly in the eastern zone. In turn, Tigo provides pay TV, [...]

El Salvador establece condiciones a Tigo para la adquisición de Caribeña

La Superintendencia de Competencia (SC) de El Salvador resolvió condicionar la adquisición del operador de TV paga e Internet Caribeña por parte de Tigo (Millicom). Según detalla SC en un comunicado, el Grupo Caribeña brinda servicios de TV paga e internet en 15 municipios, en su mayoría, en la zona oriental. Por su parte, Tigo [...]

Sony, Tigo sign deal to launch Crackle in Honduras

Sony Pictures Television Networks Latin America announced the launch of its authenticated SVOD service Crackle on Tigo’s digital pay TV platform in Honduras. Crackle will be available soon in the rest of Tigo operations in Latin America. In this way, Tigos customers will be able to subscribe and access original films and series such as [...]

Sony y Tigo lanzan Crackle en Honduras

Sony Pictures Television Networks Latin America anunció el lanzamiento de su servicio SVOD autenticado Crackle en la plataforma de TV paga digital de Tigo en Honduras. Próximamente, Crackle estará disponible para usuarios de Tigo en el resto de sus operaciones en Latinoamérica. De esta manera, los abonados del operador podrán suscribirse y acceder a películas [...]

Tigo launches DTH in Paraguay

Telecommunications company Tigo (Millicom) has commercially launched its DTH service in Paraguay, in Caacupé, Ciudad del Este and Encarnación.  In the coming weeks, it will launch in Concepción and Coronel Oviedo. “The deployment of this technology will be in phases and in the coming months we will cover the entire national territory,” said Maximiliano Bellassai, [...]

Tigo lanza DTH en Paraguay

La empresa de telecomunicaciones Tigo (Millicom) inició la comercialización de su servicio DTH en Paraguay, en las ciudades de Caacupé, Ciudad del Este, Encarnación y zonas aledañas. En las próximas semanas llegará a Concepción y Coronel Oviedo, indicó el director de Consumo Masivo del operador, Maximiliano Bellassai. El despliegue de esta tecnología será por fases [...]

Tigo acquires two regional operators in Paraguay

Telecommunications company Tigo (Millicom) has completed the acquisition of two other cable TV and Internet companies in the Alto Paraná department, located in the eastern region of the country. The operators are Get-Line (internet) and Cable Tres Fronteras, from cities Ciudad de Este and Presidente Franco. Previously, Tigo had purchased Cable TV Paraná, also from [...]