Category Archives: Pay TV

Xview, Megacable’s OTT, records more than one million subscribers at the end of Q2 2020

On its Q2 2020 quarterly results report, Megacable reported that its OTT Xview ended the quarter with more than a million subscribers, achieving more than 200 thousand net additions during the period. According to the report, the Megacable platform reported a growth of 23.1% in relation to the subscribers it got in Q1 2020, and, [...]

OSN to stream ‘Frozen 2’ exclusively in MENA

OSN is bringing Disneys Frozen 2 to stream exclusively on OSN Movies First and OSN streaming app as from tomorrow. Frozen 2 is ranked as the number one animated movie and will be dubbed in Arabic and will feature Opera Singer Nesma Mahgoub voices Elsa, with Shorouk El Sherif, Alaa Khaled, Hisham El Guindy, Kamal [...]

Kanal D Drama also joins Movistar TV programming grid in Peru

Thema América, a Canal + group company, announced that Kanal D Drama has joined Movistar HD cable offering in Peru this month. The Turkish drama channel in Spanish is available in high definition for the operator’s subscribers, as part of a series of changes that Movistar Peru has been developing since the beginning of July. [...]

Conmebol confirms schedule to resume the Copa Libertadores

After Conmebol confirmed its decision to resume the Copa Libertadores right next September 15th, the entity reported yesterday the fixture dates and times of the competition matches, which was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  In mid-December 2018, Conmebol officially awarded the clubs broadcasting rights to tournaments for the 2019-2022 period, valid for the Copa [...]

Conmebol confirms schedule to resume the Copa Libertadores

After Conmebol confirmed its decision to resume the Copa Libertadores right next September 15th, the entity reported yesterday the fixture dates and times of the competition matches, which was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  In mid-December 2018, Conmebol officially awarded the clubs broadcasting rights to tournaments for the 2019-2022 period, valid for the Copa [...]

Claro and Oi would launch linear pay TV offers if the Brazilian Telecommunications Law were modified

Executives from Claro (America Movil) and Oi reported that they would consider launching linear pay TV offers via OTT in case the Seac Law, which regulates linear pay TV offers in Brazil, were modified to also include OTT platforms. According to the specialized website TAVI Latam, the initiatives were reported by Claro and Ois Marketing [...]