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Totalplay renews Mexico concession until 2055

Published 27 Mar 2020 15:32 CET | Mexico

Mexico's Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) has renewed the concession of operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) for another 30 years, from 2025 until 2055, reports ...

Mexico orders operator service outlets to stay open during coronavirus epidemic

Published 27 Mar 2020 14:49 CET | Mexico

Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has ordered the country's operators to continue offering customers services via online, telephone as well as physical ...

AT&T Mexico offers exclusive on entry-level Nokia 2.3

Published 27 Mar 2020 11:22 CET | Mexico

AT&T Mexico announced that it will be the exclusive network partner for the entry-level Nokia 2.3 smartphone in the country. The entry-level Android One device was unveiled ...

Mexico to impose local content quotas on OTT providers

Published 26 Mar 2020 12:23 CET | Mexico

The Mexican government will be requiring all digital platforms to ensure that national content makes up at least 30 percent of their catalogues by the middle of next year, ...

Televisa draws down revolving credit on coronavirus impact

Published 25 Mar 2020 12:27 CET | Mexico

Mexican broadcaster Televisa announced that it has drawn down MXN 14.771 billion (around USD 590 million) from its revolving credit facility to improve its balance sheet and ...

AT&T launches DirecTV Go OTT service in Mexico

Published 25 Mar 2020 11:48 CET | Mexico

AT&T has launched its OTT platform DirecTV Go in Mexico, the seventh Latin American country to receive the service after Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and ...

Televisa gives Mexicans 30-day access to Blim OTT service

Published 24 Mar 2020 12:17 CET | Mexico

Mexican broadcaster Televisa announced that anyone can now access its SVOD service Blim TV for free for 30 days as part of measures launched to encourage viewers to stay at ...

InnerCity FiberNet secures Mexcap investment

Published 20 Mar 2020 13:56 CET | Mexico, United States

Investment fund Mexcap has announced a private equity investment in and recapitalisation of InnerCity FiberNet. Dallas-based ICFN provides fibre-optic services to enterprise ...

Mexico postpones spectrum tenders, market dominance reviews

Published 20 Mar 2020 12:04 CET | Mexico

Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has decided to cancel the spectrum tenders slated for later this year in view of the health crisis unleashed by the ...

Mexico may fine Disney, HBO and Fox for breaching ad rules - report

Published 16 Mar 2020 15:32 CET | Mexico

Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has confirmed that several of the country's pay-TV channels are repeatedly exceeding the limit of 6 minutes of advertising ...

Xiaomi opens 8th Mexico store in Guadalajara

Published 12 Mar 2020 11:47 CET | Mexico

Xiaomi has inaugurated a new own-brand retail outlet in Guadalajara, reports website Xataka Mexico. The new 'Mi Store' space is the Chinese vendor's eighth official store in ...

Mexican MVNO 'Newww' launches on 'Red Compartida' network

Published 11 Mar 2020 12:55 CET | Mexico

A new MVNO called Newww has been launched in Mexico on the country's 'Red Compartida' wholesale 4.5G shared network, reports website Xataka. There are three plans available ...

Samsung remains Mexico smartphone leader with 35% market share in 2019

Published 09 Mar 2020 11:45 CET | Mexico

Samsung continued to dominate the smartphone sector in Mexico with 35.0 percent of total sales in 2019, down around a percentage point year on year, according to data from ...

Mexico's Megamovil 4.5G offering unlimited data for MXN 200 a month

Published 06 Mar 2020 15:02 CET | Mexico

The new Megamovil 4.5G MVNO of Mexican cable operator is launching a new unlimited data plan with which it hopes to shake up the local market, reports website Notimx, citing ...

Mexico posts highest mobile broadband growth in OECD

Published 06 Mar 2020 14:10 CET | Mexico

In fixed broadband Mexico registered a 5.0 percent annual growth in lines in the year to June 2019, higher than the OECD average of 2.4 percent, helped by an 18.6 percent ...

TV Azteca's catalogue available on Roku devices in Mexico

Published 06 Mar 2020 13:48 CET | Mexico

Mexican broadcaster and content producer TV Azteca said its catalogue can now be accessed via the Roku platform in the country. The TV Azteca app can be downloaded from ...

Cuevas named interim chief of Mexico's IFT

Published 04 Mar 2020 14:00 CET | Mexico

Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has announced that commissioner Adolfo Cuevas Tejas has taken over as president of the regulator on an interim basis after ...

Megacable to invest USD 400 mln in switch to GPON

Published 03 Mar 2020 12:14 CET | Mexico

Mexican triple play operator Megacable is set to invest a total of USD 400 million to roll out out fibre GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) infrastructure over the next ...

Netflix to debut 14 Mexican originals this year

Published 03 Mar 2020 11:56 CET | Mexico

Netflix will be launching a total of 14 original Mexican productions this year, including 9 series, 3 movies and 2 shows, reports NextTV News LatAm, citing Francisco Ramos, ...

Mexico's Red Compartida expands to Coatzacoalcos and Minatitlan

Published 02 Mar 2020 11:12 CET | Mexico

The Altan Redes consortium that's rolling out Mexico's 4G shared network (Red Compartida) announced the launch of commercial services in the southern cities of Coatzacoalcos ...

Maxcom revenues up 30% to MXN 348 mln in Q4 on wholesale gains

Published 28 Feb 2020 15:37 CET | Mexico

Mexican triple-play operator Maxcom Telecomunicaciones reported revenues of MXN 348 million in the fourth quarter of 2019, up 30 percent year on year on a consolidated basis ...

Hughes and Telecomm to install 4,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in Mexico

Published 28 Feb 2020 14:51 CET | Mexico

Hughes Network Systems (Hughes) is teaming up with state-owned operator Telecomm to deploy hotspots powered by Facebook Connectivity's Express Wi-Fi platform in as many as ...

Telefonica Mexico gains EUR 95 mln from returned spectrum

Published 28 Feb 2020 14:33 CET | Mexico

Telefonica Mexico has raised EUR 95 million after returning mobile spectrum in the 800 MHz and 1.9 GHz and 2.5 GHz bands to telecom regulator IFT, according to a notification ...

TV Azteca revenue up 16% in Q4, returns to full-year growth

Published 27 Feb 2020 12:09 CET | Mexico, Peru

Mexican broadcaster and content producer TV Azteca reported a 16 percent rise in revenue to MXN 4.08 billion in the fourth quarter of 2019, attributed to a surge in domestic ...

New Mexican MVNO AlmaTel launches online offer

Published 26 Feb 2020 16:20 CET | Mexico

Mexican MVNO AlmaTel has announced the launch of its first mobile offers via the country's 'Red Compartida' wholesale 4G shared network on the 700MHz band. The operator will ...

 

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