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Uruguay – Americas Cardroom to sponsor Punta del Este’s poker room

Americas Cardroom is sponsoring the poker room at Enjoy Punta del Este, a high-end casino resort in Uruguay. Players will be able to win poker tournament packages online at Americas Cardroom for events hosted over the course of the next two years. Located on the Atlantic Coast of Uruguay, Enjoy Punta del Este is a…

Uruguay – Cipriani Ocean Resort forced to change design with a phased opening

The Cipriani group, who was awarded the tender for a casino project, transforming the San Rafael hotel in the city of Punta del Este, has been forced to change its original blueprint and delay the construction of two of the three proposed buildings. The mayor of Maldonado, Enrique Antía, recently held a meeting with the…

Uruguay/Argentina – Casinos to become sanatoriums during coronavirus crisis

Two casinos in Latin America will be used to help fight the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and help local authorities. Enjoy the owners of the hotel and Casino Enjoy, (formerly known as the Conrad) will make its hotel in Punta del Este available so that it may eventually be used as a sanatorium for those…

Uruguay – Uruguay Government rejects Enjoy’s appeal over new casino

The appeal lodged by the Baluma S.A. owner of the Enjoy hotel, against the bidding process of a casino in Punta del Este to ‘safeguard their rights,’ has been rejected by the government of Uruguay. Sources linked to the company said they will not take any other action in this regard. The Cipriani group (Fosara…

Uruguay – Uruguay’s tender for casino in Punta del Este on hold

The tender for the new casino licence in Punta del Este has been postponed. The representatives of Fosara S.A. (Cipriani group) were ready in the Ministry of Tourism of Uruguay to open offers for the management of the new casino that will form part of the new Cipriani Ocean Resort & Club Residences complex in…

Uruguay – Tender launches in Uruguay for second large-scale casino in Punta del Este

The call for an international public tender has been announced for the running of the casino in a new luxury hotel in Punta del Este. In November Uruguay’s President, Tabaré Vázquez, signed a resolution which approves the feasibility of a new casino in Punta del Este. The new casino had already received favourable reports from…

Uruguay – Vidaplan says casino could close in Punta del Este

Vidaplan SA the company, which since 2009 has rented the location of the Nogaró casino in Punta del Este, has announced that if the General Directorate of Casinos – to which it leases the space – does not terminate the contract, it will close the casino in late April. A court in Maldonado put an…

Uruguay – Uruguay President poised to approve Cipriani Ocean Resort

Uruguay’s President, Tabaré Vázquez, has signed a resolution which approves the feasibility of a new casino in Punta del Este. The new casino had already received favourable reports from the officials from the Ministry of Economy and Finance and Tourism. According to a resolution signed by the President, the complex named Cipriani Ocean Resort and…

Uruguay – Tender required for casino licence in Punta del Este

The Ministry of Economy and Finance of Uruguay (MEF) has confirmed that the only way to grant a new license for the operation of a private casino in the San Rafael hotel in Punta del Este, will be through a tender. The confirmation was in response to the request for reports made by Deputy of…