Milenio Televisión

Mexican cable news TV channel

Milenio Televisión is a Mexican television cable news channel owned by Grupo Multimedios.

Milenio Televisión
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Milenio Televisión
CountryMexico
Broadcast areaWorldwide
Programming
Language(s)Spanish
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to letterboxed or center cut 480i for the SDTV feed, depending on provider)
Ownership
OwnerGrupo Multimedios
History
LaunchedAugust 20, 2008
Links
WebsiteMilenio Television
Availability
Terrestrial
Multimedios (Mexico)Channel 6.2  (12.2 XHSAW-TDT)
XHILA-TDT (Mexicali, Baja California)Channel 66.4
XHDTV-TDT (Tecate, Baja California)Channel 49.1
Satellite
Dish Network (USA)Channel 848
IPTV
Verizon FiOS (USA)Channel 1550
Streaming media
tv.milenio.comWatch Live
Sling TVInternet Protocol television

ProgrammingEdit

The news programming uses the resources of the Milenio newspaper, one of the largest in the country. Programming is 24 hours a day. They have news, analysis and specialized programs. The channel is available in various pay TV systems at Mexico and the US, and on the internet.[1] Milenio has also been available on the second digital subchannels of Multimedios television stations, as well as those of XHIJ-TDT and XHILA-TDT.

ProductionEdit

The network produces newscasts for Los Angeles called Noticias 22 Milenio. The newscasts air weekdays from 3 to 4 p.m., daily from 7 to 8 p.m. and daily from 10 to 11:30 PM (Pacific Time). on KWHY-TV 22.[2]

HistoryEdit

During 2012, Milenio Television began broadcasting on Digital Television on 12.2 of XHAW-TDT; until 2015 it moved to 12.2 of XHSAW-TDT. In 2017, it changed to channel 13.2. In February 2018, due to the change of XHAW-TDT from 12.1 to 6.1, XHSAW-TDT returned to 12.1 and Milenio Television in 12.2.

In 2016, Milenio Televisión's open signal increased when it was authorized to be transmitted as part of the multiprogramming of the main channel in the cities of: Torreón, León, Nuevo Laredo, Ciudad Victoria, Tampico and Matamoros.

As a result of the IFT-6 tender, Multimedia won frequencies in Mexico City, Guadalajara, Durango, Ciudad Juarez and Monclova, Milenio Televisión is available at stations in those cities.

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