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Dominican Republic – BetGames.TV strikes content deal with Superbets

BetGames.TV has agreed a content deal with Dominican Republic-based operator, Superbets. The deal, which is expected to go live in Q1 this year, will see BetGames.TV’s entire product library activated across the betting platform provider’s online and retail operations, including Bet on Poker, War of Bets and Wheel of Fortune. The partnership will not only…

Dominican Republic – Dominican Republic’s casinos given reopening date of August 24

The Dominican Republic Casino Association has confirmed that with COVID-19 health and safety protocols in place, the nation’s 56 casinos will be able to reopen on August 24. Speaking at a press conference at Casino Jaragua, David Moniz, President of the Dominican Republic Casino Association said: “During this five-month closure, we have developed protocols that…

Dominican Republic – Wynn in discussions to invest US$6bn in Dominican Republic

Wynn Hotels & Resort could be on the verge of making a major investment in the Dominican Republic. According to a press release the company is in talks with business leaders to acquire 12 hectares in order to build a 9,000-room hotel in three stage process. The project will have 16 casinos. According to Dominican…

Dominican Republic – Investment paying off for Barceló Bávaro Grand Resort in Dominican Republic

At this year’s Magellan Awards, presented by Travel Weekly Magazine, Barceló Bávaro Grand Resort was recognised in the Hospitality Overall Casino Resort/Hotel Silver category. The award couldn’t have come at a better time. In 2019, the all-inclusive Dominican Republic resort upgraded and expanded its glamorous Casino Bávaro – which was already one of the top…

Dominican Republic – Lopesan Group opens Costa Bávaro Resort Casino in Dominican

The US$257m Hotel Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino has opened its casino and 1,048 hotel rooms in Punta Cana in the east of the Dominican Republic. As well as the 12,120 sq ft casino, the venue also boasts an impressive amphitheatre, which can hold up to 790 people, a nightclub, a bowling alley…

Dominican Republic – Dominican Republic launches crackdown on illegal slots

The government has launched a new campaign against the increasing presence of illegal slot machines in small businesses. The campaign includes the putting up of posters with messages for the prevention of illegal gaming in different commercial establishments. Speaking at the launch, The Attorney General Jean Rodríguez explained that the campaign aims to raise awareness…

Dominican Republic – Zitro games arrive in Dominican Republic casinos

Zitro has announced that, following its agreement with the COMAR Group, it has completed the deployment of its first order of Bryke Video Bingo and Video Slot machines in the casinos of the Dominican Republic managed by the important international operator based in Spain. Among these casinos are the establishments located in the hotels Breathless…

Dominican Republic – Sports betting shop numbers remain stable in Dominican

Offering new insights into the sports market in the second-largest Caribbean nation, the Dominican Republic’s President of the National Association of Sports Betting Shops Ricardo Nadal has said that the number of sports betting shops have remained largely unchanged for over ten years due to government policy put in place in 2016. This policy banned…

Dominican Republic – New certification programme to combat money laundering in Dominican Republic

The Association of Commercial Banks (ABA) has reported that it has introduced the first Certified Anti-Money Laundering Certification focused on casinos and other gambling companies. The programme is part of its policy of establishing a training program focused on the specific needs of those companies now obligated to meet certain requirements under the new Law…