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Telecom Argentina names Cablevisións Moltini as new CEO

Telecom Argentina has appointed Carlos Moltini, Cablevisión chief executive, as its new CEO. The appointment is part of the merger process that will unite both companies in order to become a convergent telecommunications provider and participate in the opening of the sector. “It is a great challenge to assume the leadership in this new stage [...]

China Telecom and TPG want to buy Oi in Brazil

Representatives of China Telecom and the TPG fund met with Brazil’s General Procurator, Grace Mendonça, to present their proposal to acquire the Brazilian telecommunications company Oi, which is currently in judicial recovery. According to the newspaper Folha de S. Paulo, the companies are willing to invest a capital of R $ 10,000 million (USD 3,058 [...]

China Telecom y TPG presentan propuesta para comprar Oi en Brasil

Representantes de China Telecom y del fondo TPG se reunieron con la procuradora general de Brasil, Grace Mendonça, para presentar su propuesta para adquirir a la empresa de telecomunicaciones brasileña Oi, que se encuentra actualmente en recuperación judicial. De acuerdo al diario Folha de S. Paulo, las empresas están dispuestas a invertir un capital de [...]

HotGo signs deals in Argentina and Mexico

Omar Figliolia, commercial director of HotGo Media, told NexTV News Latam during Jornadas Internationales that they have signed new agreements for its SVOD platform HotGo with Mexico’s Axtel Play and Argentina’s Telefónica and Telecom. This way, the companys service for broadband-only subscribers continues to expand its presence in Latin America, where it already has an [...]

HotGo cierra nuevos acuerdos en Argentina y México

El director comercial de HotGo Media, Omar Figliolia, dijo a NexTV News Latam durante Jornadas Internacionales 2017 que ya concretaron nuevos acuerdos para su plataforma de streaming por suscripción, HotGo, con Axtel Play de México y con Telefónica y Telecom de Argentina. De esta manera, el servicio orientado sólo a los abonados de Internet de [...]

Cablevisión and Telecom to merge, target quad-play

Cablevisión and Telecom Argentina announced a plan to merge their corporate and operational structures in order to become the leading convergent telecommunications provider and participate in the opening of the sector, which pursuant to the regulatory framework in force, is scheduled to begin as of January 2018. The board of directors of both Companies have [...]

Cablevisión y Telecom anuncian su fusión para avanzar al cuádruple play

Cablevisión y Telecom Argentina anunciaron un plan para fusionar sus estructuras societarias y operacionales con el fin de convertirse en el principal proveedor convergente de telecomunicaciones, de cara a la apertura del mercado, prevista para enero de 2018. Los directorios de ambas compañías aprobaron el Compromiso Previo de Fusión. El acuerdo prevé una fusión por absorción [...]

Argentina fast tracks quad-play legal framework

The Government of Argentina issued a decree that introduces changes in the telecommunications market in order to increase competition and move towards full convergence. The decree enables the telecom companies to provide pay TV services from 2018 onwards. It also authorizes DirecTV to provide satellite broadband while Grupo Clarín will be able to offer 3G [...]

Liberty Global reports revenues for U$D 894 million in Latin America during Q3

Liberty Global has presented its finance report for the third quarter of 2016, and its reporting revnues for U$D 894 million for its operations in Latin America (group as the LiLAC division). The number represents an annual growth of 190%, driven mainly by the acquisition of Cable & Wireless. As reported by the company, Cable [...]

Telecom de Argentina ofrece tres meses gratis de Netflix para clientes móviles y de banda ancha

  La empresa de telecomunicaciones Telecom de Argentina (Fintech) lanzó una promoción que ofrece tres meses de acceso gratuito al OTT Netflix para los clientes del servicio de telefonía móvil Personal y de banda ancha Arnet. A través de un comunicado, Telecom informó que la promoción es válida para los clientes de Personal que adquieran [...]