Mexico's Televisa says Q2 profit up 21 percent

lunes 7 de julio de 2014 23:18 GYT

MEXICO CITY, July 7 (Reuters) - Mexican broadcaster Grupo Televisa, the world's biggest provider of Spanish-language content, said on Monday its new profit rose 21 percent in the second quarter, driven by pay-TV sales.

The company reported a profit of 2.212 billion pesos ($170 million), compared with 1.826 billion pesos a year ago.

($1 = 12.9865 pesos) (Reporting by Michael O'Boyle; Editing by Kenneth Maxwell)