Monthly Archives: April 2021

New OTT TV models for ISPs to close first Nextv Series Andean’s virtual edition

The first Nextv Series Andeans virtual edition, organized by Dataxis, will bring together a total of eight discussion panels, in which different topics that make up the industry in the Andean region will be debated. The panel that will close the event is called New OTT TV models for ISPs, and will take place next [...]

Proceso de privatización de EBC incluirá TV Brasil y sus radios

El Presidente de Brasil, Jair Bolsonaro,  autorizó este último viernes 9 de abril a través del Decreto N° 10.669 (2021) la inclusión de la Empresa Brasil de Comunicação (EBC) en el denominado Programa Nacional de Desestatização (PND). Según se reportó oficialmente, como resultado de dicha inclusión, la compañía será sometida a un proceso de evaluación [...]

EBC’s privatization process to include TV Brasil and its radios

Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro, let this last Friday, April 9th, through Decree N° 10,669 (2021), to include the Empresa Brasil de Comunicação (EBC) in the so-called Programa Nacional de Desestatização As officially reported, as a result of said inclusion, the company will face an evaluation process to define whether it will be privatized or if [...]

Disney modifica su estrategia y estrenará ‘Cruella’ y Black Widow’ en cines y en Disney+ bajo la modalidad PVOD en la región

The Walt Disney Company Latin America anunció oficialmente este viernes 9 de abril que sus películas Cruella y Black Widow serán estrenadas en simultáneo en cines y en Disney+ en la región. De acuerdo a la información reportada por la compañía, el estreno  de Cruella está previsto para el próximo 28 de mayo, mientras que [...]

Disney changes its strategy and plans to release ‘Cruella’ and ‘Black Widow’ in Latin America in theaters and on Disney+ under the PVOD format

The Walt Disney Company Latin America has officially announced this last Friday, April 9th, that its Cruella and Black Widow films will be released at the same time in theaters and on Disney+ in the region. According to the information reported by the company, the premiere of Cruella is scheduled for May 28th, while Black [...]

Bruno Pruneda, Director General de StarTV: “Estamos en conversaciones para sumar otro OTT de deportes, fortalecer nuestra oferta SVOD Premium y sumar otras plataformas con contenidos mexicanos”

Bruno Pruneda, Director General del DTH mexicano StarTV, dialogó con Nextv News Latin America y se expresó sobre los principales desafíos de la pandemia para la compañía y para el consumo de TV paga en México; así como también sobre el reciente inicio de operaciones de la compañía en Ciudad de México (CDMX); el plan [...]

Bruno Pruneda, General Manager at StarTV: ‘We are helding conversations to add another sports OTT, strengthen our SVOD Premium offer and add other platforms with Mexican content’

During an interview with Nextv News Latin America, Bruno Pruneda, General Manager at the Mexican DTH StarTV, expressed himself on the main challenges of the pandemic for the company and for pay TV consumption in Mexico; as well as the recent start of StarTVs operations in Mexico City (CDMX); the plan to continue strengthening the [...]

UTURN and Facebook sign exclusive content partnership for Ramadan 2021

UTURN, part of Webedia Arabia Group, a leading digital media company that helps businesses connect with Arab consumers through strategic, insight-driven, culturally-led creative solutions have joined forces with Facebook to unveil a series of entertaining video content throughout the year. Launching during Ramadan 2021, exclusive content will be shared across the Facebook pages of the groups popular [...]

SuperSport to broadcast FIFA World Cup 2022 across Sub-Saharan Africa

SuperSport has secure pay TV rights for Sub-Saharan Africa that will broadcast all 64 matches from Qatar, all in high-definition and with a full broadcast package of analysis, in-depth digital offerings, supplementary programming and general news from the event. This is fantastic news, especially after the success of the 2018 tournament, a fitting celebration of [...]

MultiChoice and Airtel joined forces to offer DStv smart bundles in Uganda

Airtel Uganda has announced a partnership to offer television viewing internet bundles that will make it possible for DStv subscribers on the Airtel network to watch DStv on the DStv App. The DStv tailored Bundles will enable DStv customers who have the DStv App access and stream live content anywhere at any time without using [...]