Milicom Partners Netflix for Latin American Market

Milicom Partners Netflix for Latin American Market Image Credit: Tigo/Netflix

Milicom has formed a strategic partnership with Netflix to have Netflix app preloaded to Android smartphones for Tigo mobile customers in Latin America enabling them to use their mobile devices to discover a diverse selection of movies and TV shows on Netflix. Customers who buy select TigoSmart mobile and TigoStar residential plans will also receive a prepaid Netflix subscription as part of a promotional offer.

Millicom, through Tigo and TigoUNE, serves more than 2.5 million homes connected in Latin America and more than 32 million mobile customers across 7 countries: Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Paraguay. 

In its statement, Millicom also shared its plans to extend its cable network to more than 10 million homes to become the second largest cable provider across its footprint. This collaboration will enable Tigo to further enhance its leading bundle of television, internet, and mobile services and continue to grow its appeal to its high value customers.  

Victor Unda, Chief Commercial Officer at Millicom  
Customers are choosing Tigo for seamless on-demand services anywhere. This unique Netflix promotion is available only to TigoStar and TigoSmart subscribers. Customers will be able to enjoy a huge choice of viewing via our stable, high-speed network.

Paul Perryman, Director of Business Development at Netflix
By partnering with Millicom we're making it even easier for many TV fans and movie lovers in Latin America to enjoy Netflix at home and on the go.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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