Complementing the Spanish satellite company’s recently strengthened range of audiovisual services, Hispasat has entered into an agreement with content protection and monetization solutions company NAGRA to develop a wholesale television over-the-top (OTT) solution. The combined functionalities of Hispasat and NAGRA’s OTT service are intended to allow regional service providers toRead More →

Last summer, Disney launched a new Latin American streaming service called Star+, which includes fiction and non-fiction productions created entirely in Latin America, a wide offering of live sports from ESPN, news international original productions, 20th Television’s complete collection of animated comedies, exclusive movie premieres, and more. Star+ is availableRead More →

As competition in China’s logistics industry intensifies, newcomer seeks significant overseas market share Indonesian parcel delivery startup J&T Express (Chinese: 极兔速递) launched its network in Mexico on February 24, making its first foray into the Latin American market. J&T announced that it has established 12 sorting centers and 26 distributionRead More →

There are few places you can go in the world that have not been directly or indirectly affected by caste. Having spent my entire adult life studying the history of race and caste in Latin America, I am convinced that the vocabulary of race used in most countries in theRead More →

On January 10, 2022, Mohsen Rezaei, Iran’s Vice President for Economic Affairs, attended the inauguration of autocratic Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega as guest of honor. Rezaei is a wanted man on an Argentine arrest warrant for involvement in the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community center in Buenos AiresRead More →

In another sign of Taiwan’s efforts to shore up its few remaining diplomatic ties in Latin America, Taiwan Vice President William Lai said on Tuesday he would travel to Honduras to attend the inauguration of President-elect Xiomara Castro. . Speaking to reporters at Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport, Lai said hisRead More →