Tag Archives: argentina
- South American poker news: Zeus wins WSOPC Brazil; WPT move to Argentina
October 6, 2017
A couple of stories from South America including a man named Zeus winning the World Series of Poker Circuit Main Event in Brazil, and a fresh appearance in Argentina from the World Poker Tour. Andrew “Zeus” Kuster is the newest World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) gold ring winner. The...
- Uruguay mulls blocking online gambling domains
July 26, 2017
Uruguay is the latest Latin American country to consider blocking the domains of internationally licensed online gambling operators. This week, Fernando Serra, a tax advisor to Uruguay’s Ministry of Economy and Finance, told El Observador that the government was wrestling with how to tax new digital services like Netflix or...
- Buenos Aires prosecutor freezes Miljugadas betting site’s funds
July 20, 2017
Argentine authorities have frozen the bank accounts of a local online betting site they claim to be operating without authorization. On Wednesday, the Public Prosecutor’s Office in Buenos Aires ordered the suspension of the Miljugadas1.com domain for organizing and promoting gambling to the city’s citizens without local authorization. Prosecutor Martin...
- 888Poker to sponsor WSOPC beginning with first-ever stop in Argentina
June 12, 2017
888Poker is set to sponsor the World Series of Poker Circuit for the second successive year including a trip to Argentina for the first time in the tour's history. Santiago Garcia Mansilla is real. He’s not one of those people that Haley Joel Osment used to see, he is flesh...
- Argentine prosecutor shuts province’s online gambling site
May 31, 2017
A Buenos Aires prosecutor has shut down an Argentine provincial lottery operator’s online gambling site for allegedly taking bets outside its jurisdictional borders. In 2015, the Provincial Institute of Lottery and Casinos of the State Society (IPLyC) in the province of Misiones launched Misionbet.com.ar, which offered sports betting, casino and...
- Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) provides customized regulator training to Argentina’s Loteria Nacional Sociedad del Estado
April 20, 2017
LAKEWOOD, NJ (April 2017) – Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) experts traveled to Buenos Aires, Argentina to perform a series of training sessions for the Loteria Nacional Sociedad del Estado, the gaming regulatory entity for the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina. The City of Buenos Aires is home of three casinos...
Uruguay mulls blocking online gambling domains
July 26, 2017
Kiron Interactive secures Argentina expansion with Ivisa
March 21, 2017
PAGCOR taps GLI for POGO systems certification
September 14, 2017