Tag Archives: VTR

Liberty Global reportó ingresos por USD 911 millones en Latinoamérica en el Q1

Liberty Global anunció los resultados del primer trimestre de 2017 en los que reportó ingresos por USD 911 millones en la división Lilac, que agrupa las operaciones en Latinoamérica y el Caribe. Los ingresos del primer trimestre crecieron 200% en comparación al año anterior impulsados principalmente por la adquisición de Cable & Wireless (que concluyó [...]

VTR transmitirá el Festival de Lollapalooza

VTR, el principal MSO de Chile, transmitirá por TV paga y vía streaming la séptima edición del Festival Internacional Lollapalooza 2017, que se realizará el 1 y 2 de abril en el Parque O’Higgins de Santiago de Chile. Las emisiones de los canales lineares comenzaron el pasado 11 de marzo y están habilitados en las frecuencias [...]

Chiles VTR focuses on network expansion

The main Chilean MSO, VTR (Liberty Global), will focus its expansion plans in developing its network in order to reinforce its competiveness in the broadband internet and pay TV business. The efforts will not only focus on residential customers, but also on small and medium businesses, according to the newspaper Diario Financiero. With this strategy [...]

Liberty Global, Ericsson partner to expand DVR services in Latin America

Ericsson signed a new two-year deal with VTR in Chile and Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico, both part of LILAC Group (Liberty Latin America and the Caribbean). The operators will use Ericsson’s Video Storage and Processing Platform (VSPP), which will allow them to expand the reach of their DVR services.   In a press release, [...]

Chilean VTR and Telsur will have to replace over 900,000 uncertified STBs for free

Chilean Pay TV companies VTR and Telefónica del Sur (Telsur) will have to replace for free over 900,000 set top boxes that were commercialized without the proper certifications. This resolution was informed by the National Consumer Services (Sernac) after a mediation with both companies. VTR will have to exchange over 700,000 STBs, while Telsur will [...]

Turner takes full control of CNN Chile

Turner has taken full control of CNN Chile after purchasing the remaining 50% stake from Chilean pay TV operator VTR (Liberty Global). In the country, the U.S media company also owns the free-to-air channel Chilevisión.   We are pleased to have successfully completed this important and strategic acquisition and we are proud to take 100% [...]

Chiles VTR removed TVI Group channels from its lineup

  Chilean pay-TV operator VTR has removed from its lineup the channels Zona Latina, Via X, Artv and ViaX 2 HD, owned by TVI group.  Instead, it offers now BBC Entertainment HD, Nat Geo Wild, Paramount Channel and Sundance Channel.   VTR reported that decided to remove the channels due to deteriorating quality of programming [...]

VTR from Chile aims to double the additions to its triple play network in 2016

  Telecommunications company VTR (Liberty Global) from Chile plans to double the number of additions to its fiber network which offers bundled triple play home services (Pay-TV, broadband and fixed telephony), stated the company President, Guillermo Ponce, to local Diario Financiero newspaper.   “We aim to make 125 thousand new homes, which means almost double [...]

Liberty Global had revenues in Chile and Puerto Rico of USD 304 million in 1Q 2016

  US telecommunications company Liberty Global presented its earnings balance for the first quarter of 2016 in which it reported revenues of USD 304 million for its operations in Latin America, representing an increase of 6% compared to the same period of 2015.   The Lilac Group also obtained an EBITDA of USD 122 million, [...]