Delays over the granting of the municipal casino licences are causing consternation after the Chilean Gaming Control Board (SJC) published a circular which in effect extends their licences. After ...
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The President of the Supreme Administrative Court of the Dominican Republic has rejected the request for protective measure, filed against provisional permits for the construction of the Hard Rock Cas...
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The President of the Mexican Gaming Association (AIEJA) Miguel Angel Ochoa Sanchez has told local news portal Milenio that new gaming legislation in Mexico looks increasingly less likely as it has bec...
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Buenos Aires Deputy Maria Ines Gorbea (SUMA+, Party), has confirmed that while she is in agreement with the recent decree by which the “floating casinos” located in Puerto Madero will now have to ...
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The Chilean Gaming Control Board (SJC) has issued Circular Number 84 which confirms that the municipal casinos in the communes of Arica, Iquique, Coquimbo, Viña Del Mar, Pucón, Puerto Varas and Nata...
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Costa Rica’s financial system regulator SUGEF (The General Superintendence of Financial Institutions) has proposed that it should be the new body to regulate gaming in order combat money laundering....
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After a successful integration process, a wide range of NetEnt’s award-winning games are now live and available in Codere’s online casino network in Mexico. NetEnt recently signed a license agr...
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Paraguay’s Gaming Board (CONAJZAR) has clarified and provided more data regarding gaming revenues in 2016. In a statement the board reported that it had collected a total of G117,098m (US$20,305...
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The National Federation of Dominican Lottery Betting Parlors (FENABANCA) has demanded that President Danilo Medina take urgent action in order to combat the rise of illegal gambling. The body whic...
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The Municipal Council of the Valparaíso Region has announced that it will soon put new rules into effect designed to eliminate illegal slot machines. The government said that it will act on a numb...
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After a small hiatus Bodog is ready to start making waves in online poker once again. Bodog recently sold its successful network to a Hong Kong-based consortium, PayWaingLuo. But, with recent oppor...
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Betting in state owned casinos grew by 6.5 per cent according to The Head of the Uruguayan Casino Control Board (DGC) Javier Chá. Mr Chá said that around $6.150bn (around US$212m) was gambled in...
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The Spanish National Police are investigating a number of allegedly illegal payments to the daughter of ex president of Mexico Ana Cristina Fox de la Concha from Jordi Pujol Ferrusola, the eldest son ...
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Bingo halls in Porto Alegre, the capital of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul, are reopening after local magistrates have ruled in their favour. Magistrates for The Criminals Appeals Panel ...
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The leader of the Deputies of the PRI party has revealed that the government has yet to impose the 10 per cent charge on bets in casinos. According to Deputy Marco González Valdés although the t...
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The President of Paraguay’s Gaming Board (CONAJZAR) Javier Balbuena has announced that a bidding process could soon be launched for a number of new casino licences. The licences will be availabl...
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The 18 casinos located in hotels currently operating in Puerto Rico contribute US$156m to the island’s treasury, according to a report presented by the Puerto Rican Association of Hotels and Tourism...
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The Breakout Gaming Group has announced the launch of its new affiliate program, BreakoutAffiliates, through Income Access' industry-leading software. Located in San Jose, Costa Rica, Breakout Gami...
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Gross Gaming Revenue for the casinos operating in Chile including the seven municipal casinos stood at of $37,150m in December 2016, a cumulative real growth rate of 2.1 per cent in the last 12 months...
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While protests against the new ten per cent tax on gambling continue to grow members of the PRI party (Institutional Revolutionary Party PRI) have formally presented a request to the governor Jaime Ro...
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Regulators from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Peru, Paraguay, Spain, Portugal and the host Colombia, plus CIBELAE executives have confirmed their participation in the Fourth Ibero-American Gaming Summit. Th...
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Panama’s Ministry of Economy and Finance has granted a licence to Biz Tools S.A to run a new casino in the city of Penonomé. The company has paid US$1m to the Panamanian Gaming Control Board fo...
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International Game Technology has signed a new five-year private operator contract to run the draw-based game "Baloto" for Coljuegos EICE. The private operator contract was awarded as part of a pu...
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APEX gaming has installed slot machines in Suriname for the first time. The very latest slant-top slot machines from APEX gaming – the Pinnacle SL – have been prominently placed within the Amba...
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The governor of Rio Negro, Alberto Weretilneck has signed an agreement with Entretenimientos Patagonia S.A to extend the licence of gaming halls in the cities of Bariloche, El Bolson and Ingeniero Jac...
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The Mexican Gaming Association (AIEJA) has asked that the elderly be exempt from new taxes which will be imposed on gaming establishments in the state of Nuevo León. In a statement the organisati...
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Total Performance Data (TPD), the supplier of innovative race timing technology and data to the betting and racing industries, has agreed a landmark deal with one of Argentina’s major racecourses, H...
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Another casino has been forced to close in Puerto Rico due to the country's worsening economic crisis. The casino in the Hotel San Juan will not open on February 5 as had previously been planned onc...
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Chilean casino operator Enjoy is paving the way for the purchase of the remaining 55 per cent of the Conrad Punta del Este Resort. Enjoy has informed Chile’s securities and insurance regulator (...
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In order to prevent, detect and investigate the various forms of match manipulation that may occur, the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) has announced a partnership with Sportradar’s...
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