A request has been put forward to postpone voting on the gaming bill in the House Committee on Constitution, Justice and Citizenship (CCJ) leading to a postponement of the vote. Benedito de Lira t...
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A court in Buenos Aires has unblocked the MisionBet website and ruled against Buenos Aires prosecutor Martín Lapadú. In June Lapadú ordered that misionbet.com.ar, an online gaming site that is ...
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International Game Technology has secured 35 per cent gaming machine floor share at the newly opened Casino Luckia Arica in Chile. The installation is comprised of five different IGT cabinets; the...
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The Governor of the Mexican state of Chihuahua Javier Corral Jurado has announced that there will be two new taxes applicable to casinos and bookmakers in the region standing at six per cent and three...
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Gross Gaming Revenues in Chile including revenue generated by the seven municipal casinos stood at $38,179m in October. This is a decrease of -3.3per cent compared to the same month last year whil...
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IGT’s skill-based game, Texas Tea Pinball has been deployed at Enjoy Chile-operated casinos, Enjoy Coquimbo and Enjoy Viña del Mar. These installations mark the first placement of IGT’s Texas Te...
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The commune of Kourou, in Guyana, administrative region of eastern Venezuela, has launched a call for applications for the operation of a casino on its territory. This is not the first time Kourou...
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Coljuegos has confirmed that the board will continue to block offshore operators offering their services locally and allow for an expansion of the regulated market. The announcement was made after...
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IGT has introduced the CrystalCurve cabinet at Enjoy Chile casinos Enjoy Coquimbo and Enjoy Viña del Mar. These installations mark the first placements of IGT’s CrystalCurve cabinet in Chile. En...
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Deputy Joao Carlos Bacelar Batista has urged lawmakers in the Lower House to vote for pro gaming legislation and decide on the issue once and for all. Mr Bacelar strongly defended the legalisation...
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At a time when the Brazilian Congress and Executive branch are working towards a competitive regulated online gaming market, a KPMG report commissioned by the Remote Gambling Association (RGA), estima...
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The Ministry of Finance for the province of Córdoba has announced that it will begin to apply a tax on online gaming transactions. The new tax, which will go into effect in January, aims to gener...
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The Mayor of Necochea Facundo López has questioned the government's decision to close the single casino in the city of Necochea in the south-east of the Buenos Aires Province claiming it would 'leave...
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Congresswoman Nineth Montenegro has urged lawmakers to approve legislation, which would regulate betting in casinos, video lotteries and bingo halls. The request comes over growing fears that the ...
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Gilberto Occhi President of the largest state owned bank and lottery operator – the Caixa Econômica Federal (CAIXA) said that the bank wants to act as the supervisory body of both land based and in...
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During the first nine months of the year a total of US$S1,710m was bet in Panama on games regulated by the Gaming Control Board (JCJ) compared to US$1,683m in 2016. The increase of US$27m - a 1.6 per ...
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Online betting in Mexico stood at US$2bn billion dollars last year, but 90 per cent - US$1,800m was made via illegal online sites. The data was made pubic by President of the Association of Licens...
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Senator Benedito de Lira (PP-AL) has presented a report in favour of the approval of bill PLS 186/2016 to the Committee on Constitution, Justice and Citizenship (CCJ) in the Senate. His report als...
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A group made up of deputies, senators as well as other government officials has formed to oppose new measures which would green light gaming in Brazil. Lawmakers have joined forces to oppose sep...
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The Association of Racetrack and Betting Agency Personnel (APHARA) have expressed their frustration that they have not been able to obtain an audience with the head of The Provincial Institute of Lott...
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The Constitutional Court of Chile has rejected a motion put forward by The Association of Operators, Manufacturers and Importers of Electronic Entertainment (FIDEN) against the Office of the Comptroll...
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Gaming regulator Coljuegos has granted another company permission to operate online gaming in Colombia taking the total number of licences to four. Local business Colbet S.A.S. will run online gam...
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International Game Technology will exhibit a diverse portfolio of new games, cabinets and award-winning mobile solutions for Latin America at SAGSE Buenos Aires, November 7 to 9 at the Costa Salguero ...
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The President of Brazil's Chamber of Deputies Rodrigo Maia has assured his political allies that new gaming legislation will be put forward for a vote in November. The issue is gaining traction fo...
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Having made a big impact on the Argentinean market in the last three years, Alfastreet is heading to SAGSE to be held at Costa Salguero Convention Center from November 7 to 9 with huge hopes for the l...
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Euro Games Technology has prepared a display of its best-performing slot machines at this year’s edition of SAGSE Buenos Aires, at Costa Salguero Convention Center on November 7 to 9. The curved ...
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The President of the Brazilian Institute of Tourism (EMBRATUR) Vinícius Lummertz has come out strongly in defence of new gaming legislation. Talking to local press, Lummertz said that Brazil’s ...
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The owners of the Sun Monticello casino, the largest casino in Chile, are being sued by family members of a victim who died during a shooting on the premises. Carolina de los Angeles Carreño Avil...
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Two key bills that would make major changes to Paraguay's gaming laws are now up for debate in the Chamber of Deputies. Government proposals would give the Executive branch the right to grant lice...
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Mexico has dropped to third place in terms of market size having been overtaken by Chile with Argentina still in first place. The drop is because over 80 gaming rooms have had their licences revok...
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