[bsa_pro_ad_space id=1 link=same] [bsa_pro_ad_space id=2]

Skip to Content

Tag Archives: Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic – New casino to open in mega resort

Grupo Orenes and a Spanish based construction and engineering company Clerhp Estructuras have signed an agreement for a casino that will be located within a new resort now under construction in the Dominican Republic.   The Larimar City & Resort, consists of the development and execution of a 2.7 million square meter residential and tourist…

Dominican Republic- Lottery outlets closed for good

The administrator of the National Lottery, Teófilo Quico Tabar, reported the closure of lottery outlets that had not accepted the 120 day grace period and registered with the relevant authorities. In a letter addressed to the National Federation of lottery outlets (FENEBANCA), the official reported that after delivering an updated list of outlets, points of…

Dominican Republic – Head of National Lottery says protest threats just a way to avoid paying taxes

The administrator of the National Lottery, Teófilo Quico Taba criticised the National Federation of Lottery Banks (FENABANCA), saying that it wanted to “blackmail” the Government. Through a statement, the official warned of future protests saying that demonstrations were a way to avoid paying taxes. “It is not the first time that you speak of protests…

Dominican Republic – Dominican Republic President orders lottery overhaul

President Luis Abinader has ordered a major overhaul of the lottery sector in the Dominican Republic stating that lottery regulation is now a matter of national interest. The decision was contained in Decree 63-22, which also gives the Ministry of Finance the responsibility to prepare or put forward any new regulatory measures that might be…

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…