Category Archives: Pay TV

Pay TV ends Q3 2020 with almost 3.24 million subscribers in Chile

According to the latest report released by the Chilean  Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones (Subtel), the pay TV market in that country has ended in Q3 2020 with a total of almost 3.24 million subscribers. Although at the annual level the figure shows  a 0.9% decrease in relation to the 3.26 million subscribers reported in Q3 2019, [...]

Univision acquires rights to broadcast 2021 Copa America in Spanish on TUDN

Pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision), focused on sports content and originally launched in July 2019,  has announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast the 2021 Copa America in Spanish, in Mexico and in the US. According to the information that Univision has officially reported, The deal gives TUDN access to the 28 [...]

Totalplay increases its pay TV customer base by 54% and ends 2020 with more than 1.6 million subscribers

As part of its Q4 2020 results presentation, Mexican pay TV operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) reported to have ended the year with just over 1.6 million subscribers on its TV customer base, which experienced a 54% growth during the year. On the other hand, the company reported that the number of FTTH HPs increased by [...]

Discovery and beIN extend long-standing MENA broadcast partnership

Discovery Inc., the global leader in real-life entertainment, and beIN Media Group, the global sports and entertainment broadcaster, today announced that they will continue their longstanding partnership across the Middle East and North Africa. Since first partnering in 2016, Discoverys agreement with beIN has seen factual entertainment fans enjoy Discoverys much-loved content from HGTV, Food [...]

Orange announces its new partnership with Canal+ in Ivory Coast

Orange Ivory Coast has announced the launch of the new fiber optic offers for both individuals and businesses. These different offers include a very high speed internet connection, access to Orange TV with Video on Demand, access to CANAL + BOUQUETS, as well as a mobile plan in addition to the already existing fixed subscription. [...]

Telecom Argentina distributes 51 thousand Flow STBs in Q4 2020, and ends the year with more than 3.5 million pay TV subscribers

As part of its Q4 2020 results report presentation, officially released on March 9th, 2020, Telecom Argentina ended 2020 with more than 3.5 million pay TV subscribers, a figure that has remained stable in recent periods, and a total of 1,221 million Flow Boxes distributed. This way, the company has distributed 265 thousand Flow STBs [...]

Kanal D Drama strengthens itself in the US Hispanic market through Verizon

Thema America (Canal+ Group) has recently announced that Kanal D Drama is now available as part of US pay TV operator Verizon programming grid. According to what was reported, its subscribers are now able to access the TV channel through Verizons Fios TV Mundo and Mundo Total packages in HD, on channel 1.586.  Verizon is [...]