COSTA RICA NEWS —  Local television station Repretel has started to offer DTD service Qualy TV, NexTV Latam reports.

qualy-tvBoth firms are owned by local holding Grupo Albavision.

Qualy TV‘s  is a service Satellite TV Direct to Home specially directed to the Latin American market, offering up tp 64 channels.

Qualy TV has presence in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Guatemala and aims to expand to other markets including Honduras, El Salvador and the Dominican Republic in the near future, according to previous reports.

Repretel in Costa Rica offers up four television channels: 4, 6 and 11.

Albavision, is the Latin American media network of Mexican-born Remigio Ángel González González, usually known as Angel Gonzalez, who has lived in Miami since 1987.

Albavision controls four television stations in Guatemala – channels 3, 7, 11 and 13, attaining a monopoly of commercial television channels. It also controls 3 of Nicaragua’s 9 television stations (Channels 10 and 4, with 12 as an affiliate); and 3 stations in Costa Rica, that includes Repretel  with three channels: 4, 6 and 11;  as well as 5 in the south of his native Mexico.

Stay up to date with the latest stories by signing up to our newsletter, or following us on Facebook.