Thursday, September 23, 2021

Tag: Colombia

Tax burden on Colombia’s casinos could make sector unsustainable

Casino Review - Colombia's market
Dedicated to defending the interests of Colombia's gaming operators, trade association Fecoljuegos has played an active role in lobbying both the regulator, Coljuegos and the National Congress. The association’s president, Dr. Evert Montero Cardenas, gives an overview of the Colombian gaming landscape in 2017.   A significant issue for Colombia's operators has been Coljuegos’ requirement that all gaming machines be connected...

Tom Horn to introduce its omni-channel solution for LATAM markets at FADJA

Casino Review - Tom Horn FADJA 2017
Tom Horn has confirmed it will be continuing its drive into the Latin American market as it returns to FADJA in April. Following a number of key networking meetings at ICE 2017 with operators in the region, the company explains why it is keen to consolidate its position in the LATAM market. Tom Horn Gaming has announced they will be...

Aristocrat to debut Zorro at Fadja exclusively for Latin America

Casino Review - Aristocrat Zorro Mighty Cash
Aristocrat has confirmed it will debut its latest slot game, Zorro Mighty Cash, designed exclusively for the Latin American market at Fadja 2017.   The leading gaming solutions provider, Aristocrat, will unveil its latest slot game designed exclusively for the Latin American market, Zorro Mighty Cash™, at this year’s Fadja Colombia show. Aristocrat has a successful history in Latin America, and the...

Alfastreet to strengthen position in Colombia at FADJA

Casino Review - Alfastreet Colombia Fadja
Alfastreet will co-exhibit with its exclusive distributor, Alfastreet Colombia, at this year’s Fadja to be held in Bogota on April 26th & 27th 2017.   The leading gaming manufacturer, Alfastreet, has confirmed it will be continuing its push into the Colombian market when it co-exhibits with its exclusive distributor in the region, Alfastreet Colombia, at this year’s Fadja exhibition. The company claims...

Colombia’s regulation rewired for iGaming

Casino Review - Colombia iGaming regulation
One of the most successful economies in South America, Colombia is emerging as an iGaming jurisdiction and the country’s first online operators could be up and running by April.   Home to 48 million people, Colombia has the third-highest population in Latin America, just over half of whom are internet users. “In general, regarding the Colombian population, our studies calculate that 59...

EGT makes strong entrance on the Colombian stage

Casino Review Euro Games Technology
Euro Games Technology (EGT) made a dramatic début on the Colombian market with the large-scale installation of 128 cabinets in over 20 casinos and gaming halls belonging to casino operator Codere.   The installations reflected EGT’s stated ambition to achieve a wide presence in Colombia, which the company sees as one of the countries with the highest gambling potential in the...

Euro Games Technology open new Colombia office

Casino Review EGT Colombia
Euro Games Technology opened a new office in Bogota, Colombia, after researching on the local market and finding high sales potential for its machines. The trade and service center is headed by Silviya Marinova – a professional with 12 years of experience in the gaming industry and part of the EGT team for about a year. Elaborating on the reasons that...

Colombia set to be a leader in online regulation

Regulated Colombia Juan Pérez Hidalgo
Colombia is on track to be the first country in Latin America to have a regulated online gaming industry, with estimates suggesting that the sector could generate over $3.3m (E3m) in additional revenue for the country. “We want to be attractive for online operators, it’s a large market, internet coverage is increasing all the time and additionally one can...

Coljuegos Miami: Challenges in Colombia’s casino industry underlined

Colombia Connazar
Colombia remains a market leader in the Latin American casino industry, but Elizabeth Maya Cano, president of trade body Connazar, suggests that the sector still faces several challenges, including high taxation and pressure from illegal gaming.   Gambling is a thriving industry in Colombia, with current estimates suggesting that 61 per cent of the nation’s adults regularly dedicate a part of...