Tag Archives: SIC

Argentina among top providers of generalist content in Portugal

Argentina entered the top-10 providers of generalist content for Portuguese broadcasters, according to data released by the Association of Independent Television Producers (Apit in Portuguese).   According to the study, Argentina ranked seven among the top-10 providers in 2015. Although the number of hours of Argentine TV shows  was less than 150 hours, it was [...]

Colombian pay TV operator Supercable adds Caracol HD

Supercable became the first pay TV operator in reaching an agreement with Caracol to offer Caracols HD channel on its lineup, El Espectador newspaper reported. The announcement came after the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) ordered pay TV operators to refrain from broadcasting RCN and Caracol channels without prior authorization.   Currently, the Caracol HD [...]

SIC from Colombia rules in favor of RCN, Caracol in dispute with pay TV operators

The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) from Colombia ruled in favor of the private channels RCN and Caracol in its conflict with pay TV operators América Móvil, Telefónica, DirecTV, ETB and UNE.   According to SIC, operators cannot broadcast Caracol and RCN signals, in SD and HD, without prior authorization. Both channels had initiated [...]

Instan a Claro en Colombia a que abandone prácticas anticompetitivas en la TV pagaClaro Colombia is urged to abandon anti competition practices in Pay TV

La Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio (SIC) de Colombia dictó una medida cautelar contra Claro que le exige abstenerse de sugerir a sus suscriptores o posibles suscriptores que pueden visualizar los partidos del fútbol colombiano a través de páginas ilegales de Internet, ya que el operador de TV paga de América Móvil no posee los [...]