TITLE

COSTA RICA BIDS TO GET INDUSTRY UNDER CONTROL

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Casino Journal;Oct2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the introduction of online gambling and betting to the National Legislative Assembly in Costa Rica in September 2009. It mentions that legislation has been served for the regulation of the online gambling and betting in the country. In addition, the government has imposed a tax on the casinos and sports books' gross revenues for about 2%. Moreover, the formal regulation imposed to casinos and sports books, in order to prevent laundering are also noted.
ACCESSION #
44497751

 

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