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Netflix adds fewer subscribers than expected in Q2

Netflix added 5.2 million new members in the second quarter, one million less than expected by the company. “We had a strong but not stellar Q2,” the streaming giant said in its quarterly report. The total base reached 130.1 million members (including courtesy accounts). In the United States, Netflix added 670,000 members and reached 57.4 [...]

Netflix capta menos suscriptores de lo esperado

Netflix sumó 5,2 millones de miembros en el Q218, un millón menos de lo esperado para el período. Tuvimos un segundo trimestre fuerte pero no estelar, reconoció el gigante del streaming en su reporte de resultados. La base total llegó a 130,1 millones de usuarios (incluyendo cuentas de cortesía). En los Estados Unidos, Netflix adicionó [...]

Netflix signs exclusive deal with Atresmedia

Netflix has signed a deal for the preferential acquisition of fiction content from Atresmedia. In this way, the deal gives the streaming giant right of first refusal over the series by the Spanish company. The media group said in a statement that this agreement will lengthen and optimize the economic life of the productions and [...]

Netflix cierra acuerdo con Atresmedia

Netflix concretó un acuerdo para la adquisición preferente de contenidos de ficción del sello Atresmedia Series. De esta manera, el trato permite al gigante del streaming la elección prioritaria de una parte del catálogo de la española, para incluir los títulos, de manera exclusiva, a su oferta. El grupo español dijo en un comunicado que [...]

Paraguay se prepara para cobrar impuestos a las plataformas digitales

La Subsecretaría de Estado de Tributación (SET) de Paraguay trabaja en una regulación para comenzar a cobrar impuestos a plataformas digitales extranjeras, entre ellas Netflix y Spotify. La iniciativa surge luego de que se promulgara la ley De Fomento al Audiovisual, más conocida como Ley de Cine, que establece que el presupuesto para financiar proyectos [...]

Paraguay prepares to tax digital platforms

The State Undersecretariat of Taxation of Paraguay (SET in Spanish) is working on a regulation to begin charging tax on foreign digital platforms, including Netflix and Spotify. The initiative comes after the law for the Audiovisual Promotion was enacted, which establishes that the budget to finance movie projects will come from “taxes on commercial operations [...]

Netflix se asocia con Pol-ka para nueva producción original en Argentina

Netflix anunció la realización de su tercera serie original en Argentina, llamada Puerta 7, que estará producida por Pol-Ka y se estrenará globalmente en la plataforma en 2019. El nuevo thriller, creado por Martin Zimmerman (Ozark, Narcos) y escrito por Patricio Vega (Los Simuladores), explorará el universo del fútbol y los barrabravas en la intersección [...]

Netflix partners with Pol-ka to produce new original series in Argentina

Netflix announced Puerta 7, its third Argentine original series, which will be produced by local powerhouse production company Pol-ka. It will be available exclusively on Netflix around the globe in 2019. The thriller, created by Martin Zimmerman (Ozark, Narcos) and written by Patricio Vega (Los Simuladores), will explore Argentinas soccer barra bravas, which sit the [...]

Four South African comedians available on Netflix comedy special

Netflix is bringing together 47 comedians from 13 regions for a stand-up comedy event series that will premiere in 2019. Loyiso Gola, Loyiso Madinga, Tumi Morake and Riaad Moosa will be representing the African continent.  According to a press release from the streaming company each comedian will perform a half-hour stand-up special, some of which [...]

Netflix tests new Ultra plan in Mexico

Netflix is testing the new ‘Ultra’ plan in Mexico, which had been introduced in Europa a few days ago. It is an option that adds HDR content and allow users to have access to four simultaneous streams. According to local media, the plan appears among the options for new subscribers. Ultra is a fourth more [...]