Chile imposes limits on casinos operating hours

After announcing the decision to reactivate casino operations on November 12, the Superintendency of Gambling Casinos (SCJ) from Chile has communicated that operating hours...

Peru’s President says decree to open casinos is ready

The President of Peru Francisco Sagasti has revealed that the casino sector could reopen in the next few days, and that the Executive branch...

BetMakers to supercharge US entry with acquisition of Sportech PLC

Australian betting tech firm BetMakers Technology Group is aiming to ‘supercharge’ its entry into the US sports betting market via the proposed acquisition of...

Peru President of Congress in reopening talks with casino representatives

Mirtha Vásquez, President of the Peruvian Congress, was met over the weekend by officials from the casino sector which has been shut down since...
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Casino workers in Peru set to strike as unrest grows over closures

Casino employees in Peru are going on strike today, protesting in front of the nation's Congress building to demand the reopening of the sector....

Betcris unveils new website in Brazil

Betcris has launched br.betcris.com, a Portuguese-language betting website for the Brazilian market, as the operator ramps up activities in Latin America. Publishing the news, Betcris said: "Latin America...
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Buenos Aires casinos set to reopen on December 14

The government of the Argentinian province of Buenos Aires has authorized the reopening of casinos and bingo halls on December 14. According to the...
Colombia

Coljuegos president Pérez Hidalgo steps down

Juan B Pérez Hidalgo, president of Colombian gaming regulator Coljuegos, has resigned from his post with immediate effect. Coljuegos confirmed to SBC that Pérez Hidalgo’s...

SBC Americas round table: navigating the US and Latin America

In recent times, the attention of the sports betting community has turned across the Atlantic, as both North America and Latin America offer huge...

Argentina enacts new bill and confirms tax rise for online gaming

Argentina's Chamber of Deputies has signed into law this week the bill that introduces the country's 2021 Budget. After returning from the Senate, which...

Event News

Igaming expansion sees Betting on Sports America evolve into SBC Summit North America

Gambling industry event organizer SBC has announced that it is expanding its successful Betting on Sports America (BOSA) conference and exhibition to incorporate another...

BOSA-D: Focus on Understanding the American Player

Max Bichsel, VP US Sales, Gambling Group.com; Tod Kobrin, CEO of Oddsium; and Ed Moed, CEO of Hot Paper Lantern, came together to discuss...

How sports betting affects problem gambling addressed at BOSA-Digital

Ensuring the safety and integrity of players amid the US sports betting boom was the subject of conversation during a special panel at last...

Sportradar: A question of time before US sees in-play betting boom

While the growth of in-play betting has been well documented in recent years, it is the explosion of mobile betting that will help it...