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Chile – SJC to award licence for Chillan Casino next week

The Deciding Council of the Chilean Gaming Control Board (SJC) will make a final decision next Monday over the licence for the casino in the city of Chillán. According to reports the panel has been convened to settle the bidding for the vacant license for once and for all when it meets next week. The…

Chile – Supreme Court decision to finally end legal battle over Chillán licence

Chile’s Supreme Court has upheld the ruling made by the Concepción Court of Appeals, which in March decided to reject the appeal filed last December by the Spanish-Argentine consortium Boldt Peralada against the Regional Government of Bio Bio. In November the Regional Council of Bio Bio rejected the proposal put forward by the Boldt-Peralada group…

Chile – Chile courts rules out Boldt Peralada move to exclude Marina del Sol

The appeal put forward by Boldt Peralada, which had sought to exclude Marina del Sol from the tender process in the city of Chillán has been rejected by the Supreme Court. Bold Peralada argued that its competitor had not complied with the necessary requirements to have in place the financial support in terms of a…

Chile – Two year delay licensing is harmful to Chillán

The mayor of the Chilean city of Chillán, Sergio Zarzar, has said that the delay in awarding the license for the installation of a casino has had a deeply damaging effect on the community. “With this delay we are losing a billion pesos a year that we would gain through taxes and, therefore, there are…

Chile – Boldt-Peralada to appeal to Supreme Court over Chillan Casino

The Boldt-Peralada group has announced that it will appeal to the Supreme Court to overturn the ruling last month emitted by one of Chile’s highest courts. The court upheld the recent vote of the governing Regional Council (GORE) which declared that the Boldt Peralada projected site for the casino in Chillan was too close to…

Chile – Controversy grows in Chillan as Head of Gaming Board resigns

The Head of the Chilean Gaming Control Board (SJC) Renato Hamel is to resign with local press stating that the reason could be down to the growing controversy over the awarding of the licence in Chillan. According to the Ministry of Finance, the request for Mr Hamel’s resignation was made by the President of Chile…

Chile – Controversy refusing to leave Chillán Casino

Controversy continues to grow over the tender process for the casino license in Chillán with General Manager of Marina del Sol, Juan Ignacio Ugarte, claiming that the Spanish-Argentine consortium Boldt Peralada is putting undue pressure on Undersecretary of the Treasury Chile, Alejandro Micco. “We understand that the Secretary is being put under pressure by Boldt….

Chile – Regional council votes against Boldt-Peralada for third time

The Regional Council of Bio Bio has rejected the proposal put forward by the Argentine -Spanish Boldt-Peralada group for the third time for a casino in the capital of the province of Ñuble; one of four provinces of the Chilean region of Bío Bío. The council was forced to vote again after a court invalidated…

Chile – Winner of Chillan casino to be announced next month

The tender process for the casino license in Chillan has entered its final stage with the results to be announced on September 10. Either Marina del Sol or Argentine Spanish company Boldt-Peralada will win the license. The Chilean Gaming Control board (SJC) has sent the two proposals to its Resolution Council of the SCJ, which…