Originally based in Argentina but looking to expand its services throughout Latin American, over-the-top (OTT) and video-on-demand (VOD) platform Qubit will focus on growing across the Caribbean and Andean regions in 2015, controlling the operation from its recently opened office in Bogotá.
Millicom-owned brand Tigo continues to expand its cable network through Bolivia, where it has also been offering direct-to-home (DTH) TV. The telco has now launched a triple-play package to power the adoption of its hybrid-fibre-coaxial (HFC) network in the country's largest cities.
With the public telco Corporación Nacional de Telecomunicaciones (CNT) offering LTE connections since 2013, Ecuador says it is now ready to open 4G networks to Claro and Movistar, a move which will increase both coverage and accessibility and power mobile video broadcasting and TV everywhere services across the country.
The Canadian Government has announced $1.2 million in funding to build the capacity of British Columbia's creative industries, including film, television, digital media, music, book and magazine publishing.
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