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Argentina – Future of landmark casino in Necochea looks bleak

The local Secretary of the Government, Jorge Martínez, has spoken of the decline of the once well known Necochea casino on the Atlantic coast saying that its fate will now have to be decided. “The pictures speak for themselves: we find ourselves with a completely abandoned and decaying complex, there have been many years of…

Argentina – Landmark Necochea casino could be given lifeline

A candidate for the upcoming mayoral election for the city of Necochea in the province of Buenos Aires Gonzalo Diez has announced plans to keep the city’s casino open. Mr. Diez has met with the deputy governor of Buenos Aires, Daniel Salvador, in which he presented a proposal to improve and expand the casino complex….

Argentina – Casino association criticises gaming policy in Buenos Aires

The Association of Management and Maintenance Services for Casinos (AMS) has launched a new attack on Governor María Eugenia Vidal’s gaming policy in the province. The criticism comes after a 48 hour strike in every casino in Buenos Aires over the Easter weekend. Earlier this month The Provincial Institute of Lottery and Casinos (IPLyC) informed…

Argentina – More strike action planned for Easter in Buenos Aires

Gaming unions have announced a series of measures over the upcoming Easter holiday in response to the closure of two casinos in the province of Buenos Aires. Workers will initiate a 48 hour strike in every casino in Buenos Aires on the 18 and 19 of April and may even block the main road leading…

Argentina – Strikes in Argentina as two casinos are scheduled to close

The Provincial Institute of Lottery and Casinos (IPLyC) has announced the imminent closure of two casinos in the coastal resort towns of Necochea and Mar de Ajó. IPLyC President Matías Lanusse sent a circular to gaming unions informing them that the definitive closing date of the Mar de Ajó and Necochea casinos will take place…

Argentina – Rumours grow over large scale casino on Necochea’s Atlantic Coast

Rumours which have been circulating around a proposal to the municipal government of Necochea to build a resort and casino are growing with word that a private investor may well have come forward. The new plan could save the casino in the city, which is scheduled for closure after the governor of the province of…

Argentina – Casino to close in Necochea

The Mayor of Necochea Facundo López has questioned the government’s decision to close the single casino in the city of Necochea in the south-east of the Buenos Aires Province claiming it would ‘leave 70 families out on the street.’ López also warned of the negative impact the closure would have on the local tourism industry….

Argentina – Large scale casino could be approved in Necochea

The mayor of Necochea, Facundo López has appealed to the Buenos Aires Provincial Lottery Institute (IPLyC) to “approve what may become an extremely important resort hotel and casino investment, for the district.” The mayor said that the casino will be part of a renovated hotel which is currently closed. “It will be an investment that…