Claro Brasil plans 'alternative' pay-TV service after Anatel's OTT ruling

Wednesday 16 September 2020 | 14:24 CET | News

Claro Brasil plans to launch an "alternative" pay-TV service in the coming weeks to customers who do not have access to its television services, said CEO Jose Felix, reports O Estado de Sao Paulo. The launch comes after a ruling by Anatel that linear channels over the internet are not a telecommunication service and therefore are not subject to pay-TV sector rules. Claro had reported Fox to the regulator for offering its channels directly to customers online, without using a pay-TV operator as an intermediary.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Anatel / Claro Brasil / Fox
Countries: Brazil
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