Hotel companies want Brazil casinos to be developed within existing resorts and not in new developments.
President Michel Temer signed PM 846/2018 and officially legalised online sports betting all across the country.
The bidding process for Brazil’s instant lottery Lotex has been delayed until February after the presidential election.
The lower house approved lottery legislation that also includes a potential regulation of sports betting in the country.
State bank Caixa Econômica Federal launched an online lottery service on Friday, a month after failing to sell its lottery licensing unit.
The instant lottery Lotex could not be privatised as there were no proposals presented to invest in the state-run company.