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Latin American networks select CenturyLink for live World Cup feeds

CenturyLink will transmit international distribution and unilateral feeds in support of this soccer championship to top Latam networks TV Azteca in Mexico, and RCN and Caracol in Colombia, as well as Fox in the U.S. The networks will use CenturyLink’s high quality, broadcast-based Vyvx Solutions to provide diverse routes in the transmission of tournament and [...]

Canales de Latinoamérica seleccionan a CenturyLink como proveedor para transmisiones del mundial

CenturyLink distribuirá la transmisión internacional y los feeds unilaterales del campeonato mundial de fútbol a las cadenas latinoamericanas TV Azteca de México y RCN y Caracol en Colombia, además de Fox en los Estados Unidos. Los canales utilizarán las Soluciones Vyvx de CenturyLink para proveer diversas rutas en la transmisión del torneo y feeds de [...]

The leading conference on the TV and OTT business comes to Colombia

The main executive of the TV and OTT markets will gather again in the sixth edition of NexTV Series Colombia, the conference organized by Dataxis, which will be held on Thursday, June 7, at the Convention Center of Tequendama Hotel in Bogotá, with the participation of leading companies of the country. The event will address [...]

Colombia renews Caracol and RCN TV licenses for 10 years

The National Television Board approved the renewal of the TV licenses of the private free-to-air channels Caracol and RCN for a period of 10 years. Each company will have to pay Co$ 128 billion (USD 47 million). The current licenses of both channels end on January 10, 2019. Now, Caracol Televisión and RCN have 15 [...]

Colombia renueva concesiones de Caracol y RCN por 10 años

La Junta Nacional de Televisión aprobó prorrogar por 10 años las concesiones de los canales privados de TV abierta Caracol y RCN de Colombia. Cada empresa deberá pagar Co$ 128.000 millones (USD 47 millones). Las concesiones actuales de ambas cadenas terminan el 10 de enero de 2019. Ahora, Caracol Televisión y RCN tienen un plazo [...]

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 [...]