Tag Archives: FTA TV

SBT gets TV broadcasting rights to air the Campeonato Carioca Final between Flamengo and Fluminense

The Brazilian FTA TV channel SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão) has agreed with the countrys Flamengo football club to exclusively broadcast the second match of the Campeonato Carioca Final, a competition that brings professional football teams of Rio de Janeiro together. The match was played yesterday between Flamengo and Fluminense at the Maracanã Stadium. As [...]

EO Media Distribution to distribute Movistar original series in Latin America

A day after Onza Distribution announced that it will be in charge of distributing the original Movistar Latin America series internationally (not including Latin America), Telefonica Media Networks confirmed that EO Media Distribution will be selling those series within the region. All the series produced by Movistar in Latin America are available on the OTT [...]

Mi Internet launches TV offer in Chile through Mi Play

Chilean telco Mi Internet announced the launch of Mi Play, a new pay TV OTT, which offers more than 80 channels with sports, series, movies, news, children’s content, esports, reality shows, documentaries, and others, for a CH$ 11,990 (USD 15) monthly subscription, as reported by the platforms web version.  The service was born with the [...]

Telefe launches new movies segment ‘Pluto TV presenta’

The Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe announced the premiere of Pluto TV presenta, a segment that takes place on Sundays midnights, and offer the best movies available on the AVOD platform Pluto TV (ViacomCBS), recently launched in Latin America. The first film in the segment aired yesterday. The title chosen was A dangerous method (2011). [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian Campeonato Carioca broadcasts due to differences with Flamengo

The Brazilian company Globo, which owns the TV rights for various sports competitions in the country, announced it has decided to cancel the agreement to broadcast the Carioca League on FTA TV and Pay TV. The football competition brings Rio de Janeiro football clubs together. After his decision, Globo explained that, to its view, the [...]

RCTV is now available as an OTT

The Venezuelan FTA TV channel Radio Caracas Television (RCTV), closed in 2007 under the Hugo Chavez Government, launched in the last few hours a new OTT, which brings together a catalog with its best historical and original content. The platform is available globally through its web version, as well as on the App Store, Play [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian Carioca League broadcasts due to differences with Flamengo

The Brazilian company Globo, which owns the TV rights for various sports competitions in the country, announced it has decided to cancel the agreement to broadcast the Carioca League on FTA TV and Pay TV. The football competition brings Rio de Janeiro football clubs together. After his decision, Globo explained that, to its view, the [...]

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 [...]

CNN negocia su ingreso al mercado de TV abierta en Brasil

Según reportó días atrás el sitio web especializado Notícias da TV (UOL), CNN Brasil, lanzada oficialmente en el país a mediados de marzo, dio inicio a las negociaciones para ingresar a la TV abierta del país, para aumentar sus ingresos y obtener mayor audiencia. De acuerdo a la información del website, las primeras negociaciones de [...]

CNN deals to enter the FTA TV market in Brazil

As reported days ago by the specialized website Notícias da TV (UOL), CNN Brazil, officially launched in the country in mid-March, began negotiations to enter the country’s FTA TV market, in order to increase its income and get greater audience. According to the information reported the website, the company’s first negotiations are with SBT, RedeTV! [...]