Tag Archives: RCN

Industry leaders to debate the future of TV at NexTV Colombia

NexTV Series Colombia & Andean 2017 will gather, on November 30 at the JW Marriott hotel in Bogota, more than 40 executives from leading TV, OTT and online video companies to discuss the industry trends. DirecTV, Claro, Telefonica, TigoUne, Sony Pictures Television, Fox and HBO are among the companies that will participate in the event. [...]

RCN to launch children’s channel on DTT

Colombias RCN will launch on October 9 the new children’s channel Tacho Pistacho, which will be available on the DTT platform. It will include titles such as El Chavo del Ocho, Caillou, Sabrina and Inspector Gadget, among others. “This children’s channel comes to meet a need for entertainment in Colombian families. It’s a new alternative [...]

RCN lanza canal infantil en la TDT de Colombia

RCN lanzará el próximo 9 de octubre la nueva señal infantil Tacho Pistacho en la plataforma de TDT de Colombia. La programación incluirá títulos como El Chavo del Ocho, Caillou, Sabrina y El Inspector Gadget, entre otros. Este Canal infantil viene a atender una necesidad de entretenimiento en las familias colombianas. Es una nueva alternativa [...]

Caracol, RCN HD channels to return to pay TV

The Superior Court of Bogotá has ordered private national TV networks RCN and Caracol to allow free retransmission of their HD signals on pay TV services, which will no longer need prior approval to include them in their lineups. This is a second instance ruling in the process for unfair competition initiated by the Superintendency of [...]

Colombian pay TV operator Supercable adds Caracol HD

Supercable became the first pay TV operator in reaching an agreement with Caracol to offer Caracols HD channel on its lineup, El Espectador newspaper reported. The announcement came after the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) ordered pay TV operators to refrain from broadcasting RCN and Caracol channels without prior authorization.   Currently, the Caracol HD [...]

SIC de Colombia falla a favor de RCN y Caracol en disputa con operadores de TV paga

La Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio (SIC) de Colombia falló a favor de los canales privados Caracol y RCN en su conflicto con los operadores de TV paga América Móvil, Telefónica, DirecTV, ETB y UNE.   La SIC estableció que los operadores no pueden continuar transmitiendo la señal de Caracol y RCN, tanto en SD [...]

SIC from Colombia rules in favor of RCN, Caracol in dispute with pay TV operators

The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) from Colombia ruled in favor of the private channels RCN and Caracol in its conflict with pay TV operators América Móvil, Telefónica, DirecTV, ETB and UNE.   According to SIC, operators cannot broadcast Caracol and RCN signals, in SD and HD, without prior authorization. Both channels had initiated [...]

Comunidad Andina apoya a RCN y Caracol en disputa con operadores de TV paga

  El Tribunal de Justicia de la Comunidad Andina (CAN) estableció que los operadores de TV paga de Colombia deben contar con autorización de RCN y Caracol para retransmitir sus señales en HD. De esta manera, el ente internacional confirma la decisión que ya había tomado la Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio (SIC).   De [...]

Andean Community supports RCN and Caracol in dispute with pay TV operators

  The Court of Justice of the Andean Community (CAN in Spanish) has established that pay TV operators in Colombia must be authorized by RCN and Caracol to broadcast their signals in HD. Thus, the international body confirmed the decision previously taken by the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC).   According to the Andean [...]