Tag Archives: pay TV

Is the acceleration of SVOD undermining the pay TV market’s value in MENA?

In advanced TV markets, OTT developments have initially entailed revenue losses for operators who had been counting on high pay TV penetrations for years, often associated with a preponderance of expensive cable offers, as is the case in North America. In MENA, the TV market follows an opposite model, characterised by the predominance of free-to-air [...]

Pay TV in Australia and New Zealand: will the OTT growth offset legacy pay TV’s decline?

If historically the Australian and New Zealander pay TV markets have mainly been counting DTH homes, things might significantly change in the next five years. Besides, like in other regions of the world, COVID-19 could have set the cat amongst the pigeons, when it comes to cord-cutting and OTT adoption. Despite being available for several [...]

Uruguayan pay TV operators continue to demand changes in the Media Law to include internet as part of their offer

Washington Melo, President at the Camara Uruguaya de Television para Abonados (CUTA), demands the countrys Government to move forward on the implementation of a new legal framework, in order to boost the sector. The entity he presides gathers 83 pay TV operators in Uruguay.  Cable TV company’s viability is seriously threatened because everything is geared [...]

Cuba establishes regulations to start providing pay TV

The Cuban Government published last Tuesday, August 17th, in the Gaceta Oficial  the Decreto Ley 35, which establishes a set of regulations for the telecommunications, information and communication technologies and the use of the radioelectric spectrum on the island. In the document, and for the first time, the bases for developing a pay TV offer [...]

Dataxis resumes its webinars agenda with debate on how to choose the right OTT strategy for pay TV offers tomorrow

Going on with its 2021 virtual events agenda, Dataxis announces that it will hold a new webinar, called Choosing the right OTT strategy for your pay TV service, which will be held in English, and will take place tomorrow, August 19th at 12:00 PM (ART). Registration for the event, which will be sponsored by Hibox [...]

Dataxis resumes its webinars agenda with debate on how to choose the right OTT strategy for pay TV offers

Going on with its 2021 virtual events agenda, Dataxis announces that it will hold a new webinar, called Choosing the right OTT strategy for your pay TV service, which will be held in English, and will take place next Thursday, August 19th at 12:00 PM (ART). Registration for the event, which will be sponsored by [...]

Totalplay strengthens its entertainment offer with Totalplay TV

Mexican telecommunications company Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has officially announced this Wednesday, August 11th, the launch of Totalplay TV. It is a new STB through which it aims to redefine its clients entertainment experience The device was developed in partnership with the French technology company Sagemcom. According to the information reported by Totalplay, the new STB [...]

Dataxis resumes its webinars agenda with debate on how to choose the right OTT strategy for pay TV offers

Going on with its 2021 virtual events agenda, Dataxis announces that it will hold a new webinar, called Choosing the right OTT strategy for your pay TV service, which will be held in English, and will take place next Thursday, August 19th at 12:00 PM (ART). Registration for the event, which will be sponsored by [...]

Telecom continues to increase its pay TV subscribers base and strengthens gaming and esports content on Flow

As part of Q2 2021 results presentation, the telecommunications company Telecom Argentina reported a total of 3,545 million subscribers to its pay TV offer. The figure shows a 1.3% annual growth on the base (45 thousand net additions), which it has managed to  keep during 2021, since, in relation to Q1 2021, Telecom added 25 [...]