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Tigo increases residential internet speeds in Costa Rica

Tigo Costa Rica will increase the Internet speed to residential customers of the Greater Metropolitan Area (GAM in Spanish), free of charge and automatically. The process began on September 20 and will continue, progressively, for a period of 45 days. The company said that customers that are outside the GAM will receive this benefit in [...]

Millicom receives approval to buy two regional cable operators in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s Telecommunications Superintendency (Sutel) has approved the acquisition of Cable Zarcero and Cable Max by Millicom, which operates in the country under the Tigo brand. According to the regulator, there were no indications of potential adverse effects for the competition derived from the acquisition of both companies. The transaction includes the commercial operation, the [...]

Millicom recibe autorización para comprar dos cableoperadores regionales en Costa Rica

La Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) de Costa Rica autorizó la compra de Cable Zarcero y Cable Max de Cañas por parte de Millicom, que opera en el país bajo la marca Tigo. Según el organismo, no se encontraron indicios de potenciales efectos adversos para la competencia derivados de la adquisición de ambas empresas. La transacción [...]

Tigo expands its fiber optic network in Bolivia

The telecommunications company Tigo announced the expansion of its fiber optic network in Sucre, Bolivia, and launched in the region its Plan Hogar, which includes pay TV, Internet and telephony with prices from Bs 257 (USD 36.5). Tigo Bolivias general manager, Pablo Guardia, said the company currently offers connectivity to 10,000 homes in Sucre and [...]

Tigo expande su red de fibra en Bolivia

La empresa de telecomunicaciones Tigo amplió su red de fibra óptica en Sucre, Bolivia, y lanzó en la región su Plan Hogar, que incluye TV paga, Internet y telefonía desde Bs 257 (USD 36,5). El gerente general de Tigo Bolivia, Pablo Guardia, dijo que actualmente la empresa ofrece conectividad a 10 mil hogares en Sucre [...]

Tigo launches One TV platform in Guatemala

Tigo (Millicom) introduced its One TV entertainment service in Guatemala, which integrates linear TV with VOD content from providers like HBO, Crackle, Fox Premium and YouTube. Tigo One offers features such as live pause, personalization of TV content, a VOD library that includes recently released films and an integrated search engine with results from all [...]

Bolivia recorded 472,000 pay TV subscribers in 2017

According to data published in the 2017 Institutional Report of Bolivia’s telecoms and transport regulator ATT, the pay TV market registered close to 472,000 subscribers at the end of that year, up 24% from 2016. In 2017, pay TV revenue reached Bs. 954 million (USD 135.6 million), which represented a growth of almost 40% compared [...]

Bolivia registra cerca de 472 mil usuarios de TV paga en 2017

De acuerdo a datos publicados en la Memoria Institucional 2017 de la Autoridad de Regulación y Fiscalización de Telecomunicaciones y Transportes (ATT) de Bolivia, el mercado de TV paga registró al cierre de ese año cerca de 472 mil abonados, un 24% más que en 2016. En la gestión 2017, los ingresos derivados de la [...]

Tigo requests authorization to acquire two regional cable operators in Costa Rica

Tigo (Millicom) submitted to Costa Rica’s Telecommunications Superintendency (Sutel) two requests for concentration authorization to move forward with the purchase of regional operators Cable Televisión Doble R, which uses the Cable Max brand, and Cable Zarcero S.A, El Financiero reported. The requests were submitted by Millicom Costa Rica at the end June. Sutel has already [...]

Tigo pide autorización para adquirir dos cableoperadores regionales en Costa Rica

Tigo (Millicom) presentó a la Superintendencia de Telecomunicaciones (Sutel) de Costa Rica dos solicitudes de autorización de concentración para avanzar con la compra de los cableoperadores regionales Cable Televisión Doble R, que comercializa sus servicios con la marca Cable Max, y Cable Zarcero S.A, según informó El Financiero. Las solicitudes fueron presentadas por Millicom Costa [...]