Monthly Archives: August 2020

Crunchyroll adds new premium subscription plans

The Crunchyroll (AT&T) platform, focused on anime content, announced this Monday the launch of new subscription plans globally, including Latin America. As officially detailed from the company, those who pay  a premium subscription to access the OTT catalog will be able to choose between the Fan; Mega Fan and Fan Anual packages. All of them [...]

Sports TV Rights tendrá los derechos de TV del fútbol boliviano hasta 2024

Días después de que la Federación Boliviana de Fútbol (FBF) diera a conocer las empresas que presentaron sus propuestas para la televisación del fútbol en el país, entre las que también se destacaban Tigo (Millicom) y GolTV (Tenfield), finalmente Sport TV Rights será quien tendrá los derechos para transmitir el fútbol local boliviano para el [...]

Sports TV Rights to own Bolivian football TV broadcasting rights until 2024

Days after the Bolivian Football Federation (FBF) announced the companies that submitted their offers for the Professional Football League TV broadcasting rights in the country, such as Tigo (Millicom) and GolTV (Tenfield), finally Sports TV Rights will be the one who will own the rights to broadcast Bolivian local football for the 2021-2024 period, as [...]

El Salvador condiciona a América Móvil para la adquisición de Telefónica

El Consejo Directivo de la Superintendencia de la Competencia de El Salvador (CDSC) emitió días atrás una resolución donde establece condiciones para la compra de la filial salvadoreña de Telefónica por parte de América Móvil. Las condiciones fijadas por el regulador salvadoreño incluyen tanto medidas previas al cierre de la transacción, como también obligaciones posteriores. [...]

El Salvador sets rules for America Movil to acquire Telefonica’s operations

Days ago, the Salvadoran Competition Superintendencys Board of Directors (CDSC) issued a resolution establishing conditions for America Movil to acquire Telefonicas operations in the country, where the company operates under the Movistar brand. Rules set by the Salvadoran regulator include both measures to be implemented before the transaction is made, as well as subsequent obligations. [...]

SABC1 to air Bonang Matheba’s movie ‘Public Figure’ in South Africa

Bonang Mathebas co-produced film Public Figure will be broadcast on SABC1 on August 24 and August 31 at 9PM. Despite the coronavirus pandemic upsetting the world, 2020 seems to be a great year for media personality and businesswoman, Bonang Matheba, who is celebrating yet another breakthrough. Her 2019 movie “Public Figure”, is being broadcasted on [...]

Airtel Africa partners with MoneyGram to expand mobile money service

Telecommunications group Airtel Africa has partnered with cross-border payments and transfers provider MoneyGram to expand its mobile money service. This initiative will allow customers in 12 countries to transfer and received MoneyGram around the world into their mobile money wallets on their phone. The provider of telecommunications and mobile money services stated that the partnership with person-to-person [...]

OSN to broadcast 22 Emmy-nominated series and movies in MENA

OSN will air 22 Emmy-nominated series and movies in the Middle East in September, ahead of the Emmy Awards 2020. Live-action Star Wars TV series The Mandalorian will be airing on OSNs streaming app, secured 15 Emmy nominations. The HBO sci-fi series Westworld, satire news and talk show Last Week Tonight, and comedy-drama Insecure, obtained 11, nine and eight nominations [...]

HBO GO ya está disponible en plataforma Xbox One en Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia y México

A partir del 5 de agosto, los usuarios de Xbox One de Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia y México pueden disfrutar del contenido exclusivo de HBO en la plataforma Xbox One. Según reportaron oficialmente desde HBO Latin America, los usuarios de esta plataforma tendrán acceso a varios títulos, incluyendo las ocho temporadas de Game of Thrones, [...]

HBO GO now available on the Xbox One platform in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Mexico

From last August 5th, Xbox One users will be able to enjoy HBOs exclusive content on the Xbox One platform in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, and Mexico. As reported by HBO Latin America, Xbox One users will now have direct access to thousands of HBO titles, including the eight seasons of Game of Thrones; Westworld; [...]