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Entel, VTR, DirecTV, Movistar y Claro compensarán a suscriptores del CDF tras finalización del fútbol en Chile

Después de que Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones de Chile  (Subtel) solicitara a operadores de TV paga y al Canal de Fútbol (CDF) -encargado de transmitir oficialmente el Torneo de Fútbol Profesional en el país- tomar medidas para compensar a clientes de las ofertas HD y Premium del canal por la suspensión de la competencia, Entel VTR, [...]

Entel, VTR, DirecTV, Movistar and Claro to compensate CDF subscribers after the end of Professional Football in Chile

After the Chilean Telecommunications Subsecretary (Subtel) requested pay TV operators and the Chilean Football Channel (CDF) -in charge of broadcasting the Professional Football League in the country- to apply measures to compensate its clients subscribed to CDF HD and Premium offers, because the competition has been cancelled. This way, Entel, VTR, DirecTV, Movistar and Claro [...]

Chile pierde más de 15 mil suscriptores a TV paga este año

Un informe de la Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones de Chile (Subtel) indicó que, a junio de 2019, los suscriptores a TV paga en ese país totalizaron 3,14 millones, cifra que representa una baja del 1,3% en relación a los últimos 12 meses. El número, además, significa una disminución del 0,5% en relación a los abonados a [...]

Chile loses more than 15 thousand pay TV subscribers this year

A report made by the Chilean Telecommunications Subsecretary (Subtel) informed that, as of June 2019, Chilean pay TV subscribers totaled 3.14 million, a figure that represents a 1.3% decrease in comparison to the same month last year. The number also means a 0.5% reduction in relation to pay TV subscribers recorded in December 2018.   Figures [...]

Chile dará inicio al apagón analógico en 2024 con más exigencias para canales de TV

Después de un mes de conversaciones entre los canales de TV abierta y la Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel), el Gobierno de Chile pospuso la fecha del apagón analógico para abril de 2024.Según autoridades de la industria, los canales esgrimieron diversos argumentos para retrasar la fecha que, inicialmente, estaba pactada para abril de 2020, y la [...]

Chile to start DTT migration process in 2024 with more demands for TV channels

After a month of conversations between FTA channels and Chilean Communications Subsecretary (Subtel), Chilean Government put off the analog blackout for April 2024. According to industry authorities, TV channels presented several arguments to delay the initial date, which was agreed for April 2020, and Subtel fixed a schedule to follow with greater demands to implement [...]

Canales de TV chilenos piden aplazar apagón analógico para abril de 2025

La Asociación Nacional de Televisión (Anatel) de Chile solicitó a la Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel) extender por cinco años más el plazo para concretar el apagón analógico en ese país. El cese de transmisión analógica estaba previsto inicialmente para abril de 2020. La solicitud se fundamenta en la ley 20.750, que estipula que un año [...]

Chilean TV channels want to postpone analog blackout for April 2025

Chilean National TV Association (Anatel) asked the Telecommunications Sub-Secretary (Subtel)  to extend for five more years the deadline to develop the analogue blackout in that country. Analog broadcasts end were originally planned for April 2020. The request is based on Law 20,750, which establishes that one year before the deadline, it is possible to ask [...]

Chilean Pay TV market reaches 3.4 million subscribers in Q318

According to statistics presented by the Undersecretariat of Telecommunications (Subtel), the Chilean pay TV market recorded 3.36 million subscribers at the end of Q318, up 3.4% when compared to previous year. During the period, DirecTV consolidated as the second operator. VTR, the market leader, reported 1.08 million customers (32.2% market share), while DirecTV, which in [...]

DirecTV becomes Chile’s second pay TV operator

According to Q218 data from Chile’s Subsecretariat of Telecommunications (Subtel), the pay TV market reached 3.35 million subscribers, up 3.8% from previous year. VTR remains as leader, followed by DirecTV, which moved Movistar to the third place. At the end of Q218, DirecTV reported 690,184 subscribers (+10.2% YoY) and 20.6% of market share, while Movistar [...]