Monthly Archives: August 2020

Airtel Africa to partner with MoneyGram International

Airtel Africa has recently announced a new mobile money partnership with MoneyGram International which will enable 19 million customers to receive transfers directly from their mobile wallets. This is the second partnership within a month for Airtel Africa to develop co-developed and innovative new financial products. We are delighted to work with MoneyGram to provide [...]

Turner retoma transmisiones del fútbol en Chile

La Asociación Nacional de Fútbol Profesional (ANFP) de Chile confirmó días atrás el regreso del fútbol profesional en el país para este próximo sábado 29 de agosto, después de haber sido cancelado en marzo por la pandemia del Coronavirus. La entidad publicó también el cronograma de partidos pendientes cancelados por la pandemia, así como también [...]

Turner resumes Professional Football League’s broadcasts in Chile

Chilean National Professional Football Association (ANFP) confirmed days ago the return of Professional Football in the country for this coming Saturday, August 29th, after being canceled in March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The entity also published the schedule of pending matches canceled because of the pandemic, as well as those of the ninth fixture [...]

FUTV se integra a Sky y está presente en todo el mercado de TV paga en Costa Rica

El canal deportivo FUTV, lanzado oficialmente el 29 de febrero pasado, se incorporó recientemente a la grilla de canales de Sky (Televisa y AT&T). Con la novedad, el canal ya forma parte del catálogo de casi todos los operadores de TV paga del país. Hasta la fecha, además de Sky, FUTV está disponible para clientes [...]

FUTV joins Sky programming grid and is now available in the entire Costa Rican pay TV market

The sports TV channel FUTV, officially launched last February 29th, has recently joined Sky  grid (Televisa and AT&T). With the news, the channel is already part of the catalog of almost all pay TV operators in the country. To date, apart from Sky, FUTV is available for customers of Cabletica, Telecable, Kölbi, Claro and Tigo, [...]

NBCUniversal reestructura sus operaciones en Brasil

NBCUniversal International Networks anunció una nueva estructura gerencial y de negocio para su empresa conjunta con Globo en Brasil. En el país, la joint-venture es responsable de las marcas Universal TV, Studio Universal y SYFY en TV paga, y del canal de YouTube, Amo Série. Con la reestructuración anunciada, a partir de ahora las operaciones [...]

NBCUniversal makes changes in its Brazilian operations

NBCUniversal International Networks announced a new management and business structure for its joint venture with Globo in Brazil. In the country, the joint-venture is responsible for the Universal TV, Studio Universal and SYFY brands on pay TV, and for the  Amo Série YouTube account. With the announced restructuring, from now on, the group’s operations will [...]

Movistar Chile aumentará suscripción a Amazon Prime Video en septiembre

Movistar Chile anunció que sus clientes verán un incremento en las suscripciones mensuales a Prime Video a partir del próximo 17 de septiembre. Movistar aclaró que la decisión se debe a que Amazon decidió modificar el precio de su oferta general. El aumento en cuestión se debe a la implementación del 19% del IVA para [...]

Movistar Chile to increase Amazon Prime Video subscription in September

Movistar Chile announced that its clients will notice an increase in their Amazon Prime Video monthly subscriptions as of September 17th. Movistar clarified that the decision is due to the fact that Amazon decided to change the price of its general offer. The increase is due to the implementation of 19% VAT for foreign companies providing [...]

African streaming and TV platform, Wi-flix rolls out special packages for Safaricom subscribers in Kenya

Wi-flix, an online streaming platform offering exclusive African & international content, TV channels and sports entertainment has been rolled out in Kenya. The SVOD platform is making its entry in the Kenyan market with a special offer for Safaricom subscribers, who can benefit from an unlimited premium content with daily, weekly and monthly packages starting [...]