Monthly Archives: June 2020

RCN distributes two series in Bolivia and Ecuador

The Colombian channel RCN announced new distribution agreements for its series La ley del corazon and El Man es German, in Latin America. As announced, the first was acquired by Cadena A (Bolivia), and the second by Teleamazonas (Ecuador). RCN released La ley del corazon initially in 2016, and two years later, the series was [...]

Ethiopia receives 12 bids for two telco licenses

Ethiopias communications regulator announced that it has received twelve bids for the two telecom licenses it intends to grant to multinational mobile companies, breaking the state monopoly. Th regulator stated that nine bidders are telecom operators and two non-telecom operators, and one submission was incomplete. Bidders consist of Etisalat, Axian, MTN, Orange, Saudi Telecom Company, [...]

MTN partners with Gameloft to introduce subscription-based games platform in South Africa

Gameloft Business Solutions has rolled out MTN Arcade, a new mobile gaming subscription platform accessible to all MTN customers in South Africa. The collaboration highlights the launch of Gameloft Business Solutions, a provider of gaming solutions for carriers and manufacturers, under its new identity. According to the Vice president of global sales & distribution at [...]

Oi extiende la oferta de su OTT con nuevos modelos de suscripción

La compañía brasileña Oi anunció el relanzamiento de su OTT Oi Play bajo un modelo de suscripción ya no restricta a sus clientes de telefonía y TV paga, sino para cualquier usuario que disponga una oferta de banda ancha, móvil o fija. La nueva versión del OTT cuenta con hasta 50 canales de TV paga [...]

Pluto TV fortalece su catálogo en Latinoamérica con siete nuevos canales

El AVOD OTT Pluto TV (ViacomCBS), recientemente lanzado en Latinoamérica, anunció el lanzamiento de siete nuevos canales en la región, disponibles desde este último 26 de junio. Además de los treinta y seis canales ya lanzados, y una biblioteca de contenido que abarca más de 14 mil horas, se suman los canales Pluto TV Cine [...]

Pluto TV strengthens its catalog in Latin America with seven new channels

The AVOD OTT Pluto TV (ViacomCBS), recently launched in Latin America, announced it is adding seven new channels in the region, available since last June 26th. On top of the current 36 channels already launched, and a content library of more than 14K hours available, Pluto TV is premiering new content this month, with channels [...]

Globo podría perder los derechos para transmitir la próxima Copa del Mundo

Según reporta la prensa brasileña, Globo no abonará la cuota de USD 90 millones por los derechos de televisación de la próxima Copa del Mundo, a celebrarse en 2022 en Qatar. Según estipula el contrato entre Globo y FIFA,  el pago debe realizarse mañana.  De acuerdo a la información reportada por UOL Esporte, Globo no [...]

Globo could lose the next FIFA World Cup TV broadcasting rights

As reported by several Brazilian specialized websites, Globo will not pay the USD 90 million fee for the TV rights of the coming 2022 FIFA World Cup, to be held in Qatar. According to the agreement ran between Globo and FIFA, the payment must be made tomorrow. According to the information reported by UOL Esporte, [...]