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27th January
Robert Goldstein appointed as new Las Vegas Sands CEO
Robert Goldstein has been announced as Las Vegas Sands’ permanent CEO and chairman following the death of founder Sheldon Adelson earlier...
27th January
SkyCity announces changes to its management team
SkyCity Entertainment, the New Zealand-based operator, has announced the addition of three executives to its new leadership team.  Callum Mallett...
27th January
China expands blacklist of gambling tourism destinations
China has pushed forward with the campaign against overseas gambling by expanding the blacklist of countries that target Mainland Chinese...
27th January
Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators tax payments up 12%
Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) collected PHP7.18bn (US$149.3m) in tax in 2020, a 12% increase from the PHP6.43bn collected...
26th January
Malta Gaming Authority appoints Carl Brincat as new CEO
Dr Carl Brincat has been appointed Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) CEO by the regulator's board of directors. The appointment takes place with...
26th January
Sazka appoints new CEO; Robert Chvátal to remain as chairman and CEO of Group
Sazka Group has announced a management reshuffle, whereby Aleš Veselý will become Sazka CZ CEO, although predecessor Robert Chvátal will continue to...
26th January
Videoslots penalised by SGA for deposit cap breach
The Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) has enforced an injunction on Videoslots after the online casino was judged to have violated Sweden’s...
26th January
NetEnt latest to enter new Michigan online gaming market
NetEnt has expanded its US offering by becoming the latest to launch in the Michigan online gaming market. Online sports betting and...
26th January
XLMedia announces plans to recover casino vertical
XLMedia has outlined a new approach to recover the casino vertical for the affiliate, by “significantly reducing the overall...
26th January
Okada Manila issues warning about spread of "fake news"
The Okada Manila casino resort has issued an advisory warning over the rumours the casino is planning to sell its business and...
26th January
Caesars Entertainment partners with SuperDraft
Caesars Entertainment has announced a strategic investment in the daily fantasy sports platform SuperDraft. The investment will strengthen the company’s...
26th January
Great Canadian CEO resigns after breaking emergency rules
Great Canadian Gaming Corporation CEO Rod Baker has resigned after breaking emergency rules to travel to a remote town...
25th January
Playtech confirms talks over $200m sale of financial division Finalto
Playtech has announced that an offer has been made to acquire its financial trading division for up to $200m. The online gaming...
25th January
GI Huddle problem gambling series: Part 4 - Organisational culture and compliance
Concluding the GI Huddle's debut series on problem gambling, we're joined by Perrin Carey, formerly of Stride Gaming, who specialises in...
25th January
Gaming Realms expands US offering with BetMGM agreement
Gaming Realms has announced an expanded partnership with BetMGM which will see the supplier increase its presence in the US. The three-year...
25th January
Shaquille O’Neal appointed as PointsBet Australian brand ambassador
PointsBet has appointed National Basketball Association (NBA) legend Shaquille O’Neal as its Australian brand ambassador. The three-time MVP...
25th January
DraftKings launches its sportsbook in Virginia
DraftKings has announced the launch of its sportsbook in Virginia, becoming just the second operator to go live in the state. The...
25th January
India’s skill gaming industry backs standardised regulations
India’s online skill gaming industry has collectively recommended that the Indian national government establish a new institution to standardise gaming...
25th January
HatchAsia completes takeover of Silver Heritage
HatchAsia Inc, a Philippine company, has completed the takeover of Australia-listed casino operator Silver Heritage Group Ltd. Silver Heritage ...
25th January
IGT extends lottery agreement in Jamaica
International Game Technology (IGT) has signed a seven-year contract extension with Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) to continue providing lottery...
22nd January
GLMS reports 41% increase in suspicious sports betting alerts for 2020
The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) has reported a 41% year-on-year increase in the number of suspicious sports betting alerts generated...
22nd January
Tab NZ posts year-on-year revenue and profit rises for December
Tab New Zealand (Tab NZ) has seen its revenue for December rise 13% year-on-year as well as posting an increase in...
22nd January
Five arrested for illegal gambling in Kuala Lumpur
The police in Kuala Lumpur have arrested five men in a raid of a Seputeh condominium in connection with illegal online...
22nd January
Thailand government announces sub-committees to combat illegal gambling
The Thailand government has set up three sub-committees to tackle illegal gambling dens, one of the main causes of...
22nd January
The Londoner Macao to launch Phase 1 on 8 February
Macau casino resort The Londoner Macao will launch its first phase on 8 February. The announcement came from Sands China Ltd...
22nd January
Esports Entertainment Group completes EGL acquisition
Esports Entertainment Group has completed its acquisition of esports events organiser Esports Gaming League (EGL). The esports and...
21st January
HSBC UK announces increased cooling off period
HSBC UK and First Direct have announced an increased cooling off period to their gambling block feature, from 24...
21st January
Entain sees Q4 revenue rise 7% thanks to online spike
Entain has reported a 7% increase in year-on-year revenue for Q4 2020, mainly due to a significant increase in online activity. The...
21st January
Macau’s Social Welfare Bureau reports 30% decrease in gambling addicts
A total of 77 gambling addicts were added to the Macau Social Welfare Bureau’s (IAS) central registration system in...
21st January
Kambi signs sports betting partnership with RWWA
Kambi has expanded its worldwide offering by becoming the sports betting partner of Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA). The long-term partnership...
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