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 joint venture between Hill’s and Spanish gaming company Codere has filed the first application for a sports betting licence in the Madrid region of Spain. The pair has also announced their...
The Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago has underlined his opposition to gambling and outlined the intention of his government to eradicate it from the islands.
For gambling operating licensees anxious to understand and anticipate the way in which the enforcement of the provisions of the Gambling Act will be managed, there is not a great deal that can be...
The Gambling Commission has further clarified its expectations regarding the independent dispute resolution process that licensees are required to establish under the new Act but there are still a...
After the Supreme Federal Tribunal confirmed that the matter should be considered under federal jurisdiction, President Lula has asked the Brazilian Congress to define whether the country’s scandal...
The Licence Conditions and Codes of Practice require that all licensees must make information readily available to their customers on how to gamble responsibly and how to access information about...
The Gambling Commission on 1st June issued an updated version of its Licence Conditions and Codes of Practice first issued in November 2006. Holders of operating licences should review the revised...
Last week’s International Gaming Expo held on the shores of Lake Como brought together the world of online betting, represented by European operators, and casino operators from the US. Both took...
Following a court decision in March demanding the removal of a cash machine from a Codere bingo hall, gaming officials in Buenos Aires have now announced that ATMs will be removed from all gaming...
The Mexican gambling market continues to be transformed as CIE obtains a licence from the government to open a further 20 bingo halls and betting shops.
The Gambling Commission has this month released a consultation document which sets out the annual or quarterly returns that it is proposing licensed operators complete as part of their compliance...
Beginning Monday May 21, Local Licensing Authorities in Great Britain will be accepting applications for premises licences from all gambling operators under the provisions of the 2005 Gambling Act.
Whilst the Lula administration remains tight-lipped on the possible prohibition of bingo amidst money laundering and corruption concerns, 12,000 bingo hall workers rally in Brasilia to demand the...
On February 1st 2007, draft regulations were approved by the Minister of State, Department of Culture, Media and Sport and laid before Parliament for approval, which set out the mandatory and...
The Committee on Advertising Practice (CAP) and the Broadcast Committee of Advertising Practice (BCAP) have today published new rules relating to the advertising of gambling which will go into...
Labour unions and thousands of Brazilian bingo hall workers will march on the capital Brasilia later this week to demand that the government regulates, rather than outlaws, the industry.

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