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DirecTV to appeal against Peru pay-TV fine

Tuesday 17 December 2019 | 11:22 CET | News
AT&T's pay-TV unit DirecTV announced its intention to appeal against a recent fine imposed by Peruvian telecom services regulator Osiptel for anti-competitive practices during the Russia 2018 World Cup. The watchdog fined DirecTV and Latinoamericana de Radiodifusion (Latina) a total of PEN 6.9 million for allegedly colluding to block rival pay-TV operators from airing signals including World Cup games following a complaint from cable TV association APTC.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: DirecTV / Osiptel
Countries: Peru
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