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Mexico – Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media

With a population of around 121 million and a fixed-line teledensity of around 18% Mexico’s telecom sector retains significant potential for growth over the next few years. The fixed-line market is still dominated by the incumbent Telmex, with about 62% market share, while the mobile market is dominated by Telmex’s sister company Telcel, both being owned by América Móvil. However, telecom reform…

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Movistar Spain launches new roaming plans for LatAm, Africa, Asia

Movistar Spain (Telefonica) has launched a number of new plans to cater for the needs of users roaming outside the European Union, reports website Xataka Movil. The operator’s new Comercial Latam 200 plan for postpay users comes with 200 minutes of calls and 200MB of data for EUR 30.25 a month. It covers most Latin America countries as well as…

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Spanish telecom revenues flat at EUR 25 bln in 2016

Total revenues for the Spanish telecommunication and audiovisual sector came to EUR 24.6 billion in 2016, practically flat year on year, according to the latest report issued by communications regulator CNMC. Mobile call traffic in Spain reached record highs in the last quarter of the year: 23.8 billion minutes, 12% more than in the same period of 2015. The year…

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Tuenti offers mobile discount for Telefonica fibre clients

Telefonica-owned MVNO Tuenti is offering a 12-month discount on mobile plans for customers signing up for a promotional fibre broadband offer from its parent company. READ MORE: Spain Telecom Market Customers opting for Telefonica’s 50Mbps fibre offer pay EUR 14.90 per month for fixed internet instead of EUR 38 and get a monthly discount of EUR 1.10 – EUR 4.10 on…

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Spanish mobile broadband lines up 7% to 41.2 mln

The total number of Spanish mobile broadband connections passed the 40 million mark at the end of the third quarter of 2016, having risen by 7.2 percent year on year to reach a total of 41.2 million, according to a report from telecom regulator CNMC. Some 39.5 million of the connections were voice and data lines while the rest were…

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New Year – new prices: Orange Spain increasing convergent plan prices in February too

Orange is the latest Spanish operator to announce planned price increases from February. Similar to Movistar, the company is raising the price of its convergent plans while also adding more mobile data, reports ADSLzone.net.   The Love Esencial plan will increase by EUR 2 a month and 500 MB, Love Sin Limites by EUR 2 and 2 GB, Love Familia…

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