Category Archives: TV channels / Content

BeIN Media Group rolls out exclusive sports content in MENA

BeIN Media Group has launched a new programming schedule of sports and entertainment content for viewers across MENA during the summer season, comprising of new movies, childrens programming, sports, cookery shows, and more. Furthermore, after launching on Wednesday beINs A Summer like No Other campaign, viewers can enjoy content for all ages being aired across [...]

Polka acknowledges that it is experiencing economic and structural difficulties due to the Coronavirus pandemic

Adrian Suar, founder of the Argentine production company Polka, has sent an email to the companys employees, in which he reports that the company is going through a difficult situation due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Polka was created in 1994 and is responsible for the production of soap operas and series for Canal 13, one [...]

TV Azteca adds its ‘Clic’ channel to DirecTV GO in Mexico

The OTT DirecTV GO added TV Aztecas Clic channel to its catalog this last June 29th. With the announcement, the platform, recently launched in Mexico, already offers the entire pay TV portfolio of the channel, since, from the date of its launch, it already had Mundo, Corazon and Cinema channels available. In addition, the OTT [...]

Discovery Channels to launch in French on StarTimes in Sub-Saharan Africa

Discovery INC, the number one global content provider of factual entertainment, has today announced that they will be launching two of their channels, Investigation Discovery (ID) and Discovery Science in French with leading digital Pay TV provider, StarTimes in Sub-Saharan Africa. We are dedicated to creating the highest quality content that informs, inspires and entertains [...]

Discovery US Hispanic launches ‘Hogar de HGTV’ for Spanish-language audiences

Discovery US Hispanic (Discovery Inc) announced the launch of Hogar de HGTV, a new TV network offering food and home content to Spanish-language audiences. The network is now available to Cox Communications Contour TV customers since yesterday, followed by Charter Communications Spectrum subscribers, by next August 1st. Hogar de HGTV will join Discovery U.S. Hispanic [...]

Globo could lose the next FIFA World Cup TV broadcasting rights

As reported by several Brazilian specialized websites, Globo will not pay the USD 90 million fee for the TV rights of the coming 2022 FIFA World Cup, to be held in Qatar. According to the agreement ran between Globo and FIFA, the payment must be made today. According to the information reported by UOL Esporte, [...]

New TV channel ‘Life TV’ launched in Ivory Coast

The free, generalist Ivorian TV channel, Life TV was officially launched last week in Cocody, Ivory Coast. According to the Head of Programming, Dorian Dehoue, Life TV intends to offer viewers a grid of diversified content. ”This is a channel focused on entertainment, information and education, which all members of the family will identify with.” On [...]

AMC Networks International Latin America launches additional content with QR codes on its screens

With the launch of the Hay un codigo en todo lo que te gusta campaign, AMC Networks International Latin America (AMCNI-LA) began to share QR codes on their screens, which allow its audiences to access to additional content to those broadcast on its channels. The company launches this initiative as a bridge that links its [...]