Mexico


YFE furthers international ambitions with two new deals

German kids programmer Your Family Entertainment (YFE) has furthered its international expansion ambitions with two new deals with MBC Group in the Middle East and DISH in Mexico. MBC has secured the licence rights for the new animated series Shaq’s Garage, inspired by the life of basketball player Shaquille O’Neal. The agreement gives MBC exclusive […]

Televisa’s izzi adds NBA TV and NBA League Pass

Televisa’s Mexican streaming service izzi has added the NBA TV basketball channe and the NBA League Pass to its HD line-up. The group said tha the move strengthed its alliance with the NBA, enabling its viewers to watch NBA league games and other exclusive content. NBA TV offers games including same-day doubleheaders every week, along […]

New AI-infused streamer Sky+ launches in Mexico

Mexican pay TV provider Sky México, majority-owned by Televisa, has launched Sky+, an AI-infused streaming service that the company says will deliver a personalised experience to users. The subscription streaming service is delivered via Android devices and incorporates content from pay TV service Sky TV and aother streaming platforms on a single device. Content is […]

Mexico’s izzi taps Mirada for new ‘Instant Super-Aggregation Framework’

Technology company Mirada has launched what it has dubbed the Instant Super-Aggregation Framework, a technical architecture designed to enable service provider super-aggregation, with Mexican telco izzi as an anchor customer. Mirada says that its framework avoids the need for complex technical integrations by delivering seamless third-party catalogue onboarding. The company says that it has drawn […]

América Móvil declining pay TV revenues soften top line growth

Mexico-based Latin American and European telecom giant América Móvil, owner of Telmex, Claro and Telekom Austria, saw its top line revenue growth softened by a fall in pay TV and fixed voice revenues in Q1, even as TV numbers rose in most markets. Total operating revenues for the first three months of 2023 increased by […]

Megacable expands network in Sinaloa with new investment

Mexican service provider Megacable is to invest MXN800 million (US$45 million) in the expanding its network in the state of Sinaloa this year, following an investment amounting to MXN1.5 billion over the last two years. The company said the cumulative investment would build a 9,000km fibre network that would allow it to target more households […]

Mexico’s Izzi expands reach with Zacatecas launch

Televisa-owned Mexican service provider Izzi has extended its reach by launching pay TV, broadband and fixed and mobile telephony services in the city of Zacatecas, its second city launch this year. Izzi said that it was marketing services through four branch offices and 13 points of sale in the city, targeting over 100,000 new households […]

Televisa and Fox Sports Mexico sign new deals with Eutelsat

Satellite operator Eutelsat has struck a couple of new agreements with Latin American content providers, including a deal to bring Televisa content to Europe. Grupo Televisa has chosen Eutelsat to further expand the reach of its video services in Europe. The Mexican media giant will tap Eutelsat’s  coverage over the European continent via the Eutelsat […]

Televisa’s izzi turns to Mirada and Broadpeak for TV upgrade

User experience technology provider Mirada has teamed up with video streaming technology provider Broadpeak to renew the TV offering of Televisa-owned Mexcian service provider izzi Telecom. The partnership sees both companies working together to replace izzitv’s origin servers and take upgrade the service’s content delivery with a bespoke on-premises solution for its video platform. Mirada’s […]

PCTV extends coverage with Eutelsat

PCTV, the headend-in-the-sky subsidiary of Mexican cable operator Megacable Comunicaciones, has boosted its capacity on satellite operator Eutelsat’s Eutelsat 117 West A satellite through a multi-year agreement. Further strengthening a decade-long partnership between PCTV and Eutelsat, this new agreement also expands PCTV’s Video services from Mexico to countries across the Latin American region. PCTV is […]

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