Bingo and electronic bingo machines remain a major component of the global gaming industry, with particular prominence in parts of Latin America, Europe and the tribal casino sector in the United States.

GamblingCompliance’s reports and analysis outline the types of gaming products that are permitted in bingo halls in different jurisdictions and the licensing requirements for suppliers and operators, while allowing subscribers to track the progress of legislation in major new markets, such as Brazil.

The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has added a recent television advertisement for William Hill’s online bingo site to those already found to be in breach of the new standards established in...
The Massachusetts State Lottery is poised to shatter US and even international sales records, with a new instant ticket that is on track to generate more than $1bn in sales. The ticket is now being...
Rank has won a victory against the tax man over the application of VAT on interval games. It is a decision that will have ramifications for many other gaming operators, but with an appeal process...
Representatives from gaming companies Bwin, Novomatic and Casinos Austria discussed gambling regulation with Brazilian officials as part of an Austrian trade delegation’s visit to Latin America...
First-quarter results from recently floated Codere hint at the growing importance of the Mexican operation to the company’s overall business. Despite the bottom line being hit by the cost of...
In the absence of an authoritative, independent regulatory regime, Mexico’s five largest gaming operators – Televisa, Caliente, CIE, Codere and Cirsa – hope to establish their own code of practice...
Potential benefits from Mexico’s rapidly expanding gambling industry are being squandered because of the non-implementation of the 2004 law that welcomed many new operators to the market,...
The UK’s Gambling Regulator has moved one step closer to the recommendation of a statutory levy for the UK industry.
Rank’s trading statement this week made such modest claims of improvement that it provoked one analyst to suggest that the best news was that it 'doesn’t sound like the numbers were being talked...
Recently released quarterly statistics produced by the Gambling Commission show that participation in online gambling in the UK has not increased since 2006. But with doubts surrounding the...
Last week, Mario Das Neves, Governor of the Argentine Province of Chubut, announced a 120 percent increase on fees levied over gaming businesses operating within Chubut. The Governor’s announcement...
At the Canadian Gaming Summit held in Montreal last week, a panel of experts met to discuss comparisons of the state of aboriginal gaming in Canada and the US. While 2007 saw Kahnawake's Mohawks...
Under pressure, double-taxed and suffering from the ill-effects of the smoking ban, the UK’s bingo hall operators finally heard some good news from the government when Sports Minister Gerry...
At this week's Canadian Gaming Summit in Montreal, GamblingCompliance spoke to Denis Racicot, president of the Quebec Liquor, Gaming and Racing Commission (Régie des Alcools des Courses - RACJ)...
Fall out from an explosive Senate hearing last week has pushed the row over the US government’s proposed reclassification of Class II machines in Indian casinos onto centre stage at this week’s...
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has used updated gambling advertising regulations for the first time in order to ban a series of television gambling adverts for online gaming company...

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