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DirecTV asks Paraguay to renew DTH licence

Tuesday 9 June 2015 | 14:38 CET | News
US-based DirecTV has asked Paraguay's telecoms services regulator Conatel to renew its DTH licence, reports La Nacion citing Conatel's president Eduardo Gonzalez. The company already had a licence but has yet to use it due to "technical problems", said Gonzalez, who added that other operators such as Tigo are interested in offering satellite TV services. Tigo has been pressing the regulator to approve a DTH licence after implementing measures to reduce its dominant position in the local pay-TV market.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Conatel Paraguay / DirecTV / Tigo
Countries: Paraguay
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