Monthly Archives: August 2021

Egyptian documentary ‘Lift like a girl’ now available on Netflix

Netflix will stream TIFF 2020 documentary Lift Like a Girl from Egyptian director Mayye Zayed, who also serves as producer. Mayye Zayed went to Wellesley and MIT where she studied film and documaking. She then spent four years following the main character of her female empowerment documentary, Lift Like a Girl. Zebiba (which means raisin [...]

Discovery Inc. & Intigral launch HGTV, Food Network and Travel Channel on Jawwy TV

Discovery+, the definitive non-fiction, real life subscription content service, and Intigral, today announced the expansion of Discoverys portfolio on Intigrals leading OTT service Jawwy TV with the launch of HGTV, Food Network and Travel Channel. The channels offer a signature mix of compelling, high-quality productions across genres including home and garden, renovation, food, exploration, adventure [...]

Antel invertirá casi USD 150 millones en infraestructura de fibra óptica y 5G en Uruguay

El Presidente de Uruguay, Luis Lacalle Pou, mantuvo una reunión la semana pasada con Gabriel Gurméndez, CEO de la telco Antel. De acuerdo a la información reportada en varios websites locales, incluyendo La Diaria, el ejecutivo aseguró que se logró un acuerdo que permite acelerar algunas inversiones relacionadas a la cobertura de fibra óptica en [...]

Antel to invest almost USD 150 million in fiber optic and 5G infrastructure in Uruguay

Uruguayan President, Luis Lacalle Pou, held a meeting last week with Gabriel Gurmendez, CEO at the countrys telco Antel. According to information reported on several local websites, including La Diaria, the executive reported that an agreement was reached, which allows to accelerate some investments related to fiber optic coverage in the country. According to Gurmendez, [...]

MFS Africa collaborates with Afrimoney in Sierra Leone

MFS Africa describes itself as Africas largest payment gateway. The company has announced its entry into Sierra Leone, partnering with Afrimoney, the mobile money service offered by pan-African telecommunications company Africell. The goal will be to enable mobile money users in the country to receive payments from abroad smoothly and affordably. As explained by MFS, [...]

Gusto TV now available on African free streaming platform AVO TV

AVO TV, the African free streaming platform just signed a deal with Gusto TV to feature their cooking shows on its app. The deal includes TV programs such as One World Kitchen, Flour Power and Fish the Dish. This summer, Gusto TV will release two new anthology series: Americas Most Delicious and The 3 Best, [...]

3Media Networks launched new music and lifestyle channel ‘3Music TV’ in Ghana

3Media Networks, organizers of the annual 3Music Awards have recently rolled out its new 24-hour music and lifestyle channel. The unveiling of the 3Music TV channel shows the companys commitment to music and offering the very best in music and entertainment television. The Founder and CEO of 3Music, Sadiq Abdulai Abu stated, We are particularly [...]

Flow suma a Paramount+ a su plataforma con 12 meses de acceso gratuito para sus clientes

Las compañías Telecom Argentina y ViacomCBS anunciaron oficialmente este lunes 2 de agosto un nuevo acuerdo estratégico, mediante el cual Flow incorpora a Paramount+ dentro de su plataforma. Como resultado de la alianza, los clientes de Flow ya pueden acceder al Pack Premium de Paramount+ en forma gratuita por 12 meses, y acceder a todos [...]

Flow adds Paramount+ to its platform with a 12-month free access period for its clients

The Telecom Argentina and ViacomCBS companies have officially announced a new strategic partnership this Monday, August 2nd, through which Flow has added Paramount+ into its platform. As a result of the partnership, Flow customers can now access the Paramount+ Premium Pack for free for 12 months, and access all its titles from any device. At [...]

Operadores de cable e ISPs detallarán sus nuevas oportunidades OTT en la próxima edición virtual de Nextv Series South America

Como parte de lo que será la próxima edición virtual de Nextv Series South America, Dataxis confirmó un nuevo panel para la conferencia, el cual se titula Nuevas oportunidades OTT TV para operadores de cable e ISPs. El panel tendrá lugar el próximo miércoles 1° de septiembre entre la 1:00 PM y la 1:45 PM [...]