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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 [...]

Pay TV in Chile grows 8% in 2017

Chiles Subsecretary of Telecommunications (Subtel) published its latest statistics of the pay TV market. According to the agency, the country registered 3.29 million total subscribers in 2017, which represented an annual growth of 8%. According to the data, cable and IPTV subscribers reached 1.63 million, up 10.2% from previous year. On the other hand, satellite [...]

TV paga de Chile crece 8% en 2017

La Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel) de Chile presentó las estadísticas del mercado de TV paga al cierre de 2017. De acuerdo con el organismo, el país registró 3,29 millones de abonados totales, lo que representó un crecimiento anual del 8%. De acuerdo con los datos, el número de suscriptores de TV paga por acceso alámbrico [...]

The exclusivity of TV and telecommunications services in Chilean buildings and condominiums is over

Two years after Chile enacted the Ley de Libre Elección (law of free choice), the regulation was published by means of which the regulation enters into force. In this way, users who live in buildings and condominiums no longer have limitations when choosing a telecommunications operator, whether it’s television, Internet or fixed telephony. This law [...]

Se acabó la exclusividad de servicios de TV y telecomunicaciones en edificios y condominios chilenos

Dos años después de la promulgación de la Ley de Libre Elección (o Ley de Ductos) en Chile, se publicó el reglamento mediante el cual la normativa entra en vigencia. De esta manera, los usuarios que viven en edificios y condominios ya no tienen limitaciones a la hora de elegir un operador de telecomunicaciones, ya [...]