Rio horse racing reps urge government to resume normal action 

Having canceled its events following recommendations by the World Health Organization (WHO) due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Rio de Janeiro Turf Professionals Association...

Scientific checks-out Abacus lottery products deal

The Scientific Games Corporation has announced a partnership with the Abacus Solutions International Group that will secure a solution for shoppers to purchase lottery...

Scientific Games takes ‘essential action’ to navigate COVID impact

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 global outbreak, Barry Cottle, CEO of the Scientific Games Corporation, has released a statement in which he...
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Buenos Aires officials urge new steps to mitigate COVID economic impact

The Chamber of Official Lottery Agents in Buenos Aires (CAOLAB) has requested the Argentine Provincial Institute of Lottery and Casinos (IPLyC) to come up...

Costa Rica approves lottery vendors subsidy amid COVID outbreak

Aiming to halt the expansion of the COVID-19 outbreak in the region, Costa Rican authorities have suspended lottery activity within the country.  The move comes...
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MGM Resorts allocates $3.9bn for COVID battle

MGM Resorts International has provided an update on the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on its operations, revealing a $3.9bn warchest to support liquidity...

Paraguay’s Conajzar foresees economic setbacks

The National Commission of Games of Chance of Paraguay (Conajzar) estimates that revenue will suffer as a consequence of the shutting down of gambling...

MGM Resorts: Stepping up community commitments

A $1m crisis and disaster relief pledge will be placed into an employee emergency grant fund and the equivalent of 400,000 meals will be...

Rio de Janeiro suspends lottery services amid virus pandemic

Rio de Janeiro’s state lottery, Loteria do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (LOTERJ), has decided to suspend its lottery services due to the expansion...

Loto-Québec remains on track to meet annual net income target

Loto-Québec, the government owned lottery corporation operating out of Quebec, Canada, has registered a total of $2.101bn and a consolidated net income of $1.082bn...

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CEOs to share post-COVID-19 vision at industry’s biggest online conference

SBC Events is launching the SBC Digital Summit - the biggest ever online conference in the betting & gaming industry as it comes to...

Health of members is paramount says NIGA as 2020 Tradeshow is postponed

The National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) has officially announced that its 2020 Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention in San Diego will be postponed due...

NIGA issues second assurance that San Diego Tradeshow remains on track

The National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) has reiterated that its forthcoming Tradeshow in San Diego remains on schedule, building on its original statement regarding the...

Betting on Sports America rescheduled to December 1-3

SBC Events has revealed that it has delayed its international sports betting conference in New Jersey as the global situation around the COVID-19 outbreak...