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Friday, 22nd June 2018
Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City doesn't just have the blues, it’s got "rhythem". Hard Rock installs giant guitar with giant mistake https://t.co/aKotHuKbi1 pic.twitter.com/HBd9W3NGKR—...
Friday, 22nd June 2018
Galaxy Entertainment Group has been accused of snooping on their employees' social media accounts. The Macau casino operator reportedly entered into a deal with YouFind, a Hong Kong-based digital marketing...
Friday, 22nd June 2018
Dutch Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker has outlined his online gambling liberalisation plan to the Lower House of the legislature, reviving a long-delayed gambling bill. The Remote Gaming Bill...
Friday, 22nd June 2018
Mississippi and West Virginia have approved sports betting regulations, with both states expected to accept bets before the start of the football season in autumn. Mississippi residents will be able to...
Friday, 22nd June 2018
Italy’s financial markets regulator has paved the way for gambling software firm Playtech to buy the remaining 19% stake of rival Snaitech, completing its £741 million ($986 million) takeover. Snaitech,...
Friday, 22nd June 2018
Unibet has signed a two-year deal to become the official betting partners of French football champions Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), replacing PMU who had been the clubs betting partners for more than six...
Thursday, 21st June 2018
The opening of the Ocean Resort Casino and the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City are both set for 28 June, as the casino industry in New Jersey begins its resurgence following the repeal of PASPA...
Thursday, 21st June 2018
New York state legislators failed to pass a controversial sports betting law before closing their legislative session on Wednesday. Similar bills in both the Senate and Assembly would have permitted betting...
Thursday, 21st June 2018
Video game giants Valve are the first casualty of Dutch Gaming Authorities crackdown on controversial loot boxes which are deemed a form of gambling in the Netherlands. The  Dutch regulator had threatened...
Thursday, 21st June 2018
Rhode Island's Senate has approved Bill S7200A, paving the way for sports betting. All that's needed is the Governor’s approval before Rhode Island becomes the third state to legalise sports betting...
Wednesday, 20th June 2018
The National Foodball League and other sports giants have been invited to testify before a US congressional committee on sports betting in late June, but the hearing seems to have been postponed over a...
Wednesday, 20th June 2018
The Cyprus Football Association is fighting government plans to take the club's share of state betting revenues to pay off its debts. As things stand, the CFA get 1.5% , about $700,000, from the state's...
Wednesday, 20th June 2018
Rhode Island’s Senate Finance Committee is the latest US state to gear up for legalised sport betting, hoping to follow Deleware and New Jersey. A full Senate vote is expected later this week. It's...
Wednesday, 20th June 2018
France plans to privatise state-owned lottery monopoly Francaise des Jeux (FDJ) amid calls to restructure the national gambling regulatory framework.French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire released draft...
Wednesday, 20th June 2018
Stockholm has been crowned Europe’s betting capital, with more listed iGaming companies than any other stock exchange in Europe. Stockholm’s stock exchange now has 19 companies listed on it,...
Wednesday, 20th June 2018
The UK Gambling Commission has hit online gambling firm 32Red with a £2 million fine for failing to protect a consumer and for money laundering failures. The fine involved a customer who was allowed...
Tuesday, 19th June 2018
At least five Chinese-owned resorts on the island of Hainan are reportedly considering “entertainment bars”, where players bet real money in quasi-casinos but take winnings in redeemable points...
Tuesday, 19th June 2018
Japan's lower parliamentary chamber passed the long-awaited Integrated Resorts Implementation Bill on Wednesday opening the way for casino gambling, with a ruling that is likely to extend the Diet session...
Tuesday, 19th June 2018
With one day to go before lawmakers adjourn, New York's sports betting bill is looking more and more unlikely to pass. Changes were made to the bill in a frantic scramble over the weekend but there it...
Tuesday, 19th June 2018
In a bold move to tackle crime, Kenya has burned at least 105 illegal gambling machines and threatened to deport any foreigners involved in selling or assembling them. The government hopes to get rid...
Tuesday, 19th June 2018
Foxwoods Resort Casino President and CEO Felix Rappaport, 65, has died of undetermined causes in his hotel suite after more than four years leading one of the world’s largest gaming enterprises. Rappaport...
Monday, 18th June 2018
The Stars Group Inc, owner of the PokerStars, BetStars and Full Tilt brands, has filed a supplementary prospectus in North America for a proposed public offering of 15 million common shares to help fund...
Monday, 18th June 2018
The UK could bet £500 million within in a week with two World Cup games for England and five days of punting at Royal Ascot.  Betway predicts up to £40 million will be wagered every day...
Monday, 18th June 2018
The World Health Organisation has classified gaming addiction as a medical disorder in the International Classification of Diseases, entitling suffers in England  to free health care. The WHO notified...
Monday, 18th June 2018
Australians are increasingly using mobile phones to place bets - but fewer are taking a punt, according to a study by Australian research company Roy Morgan.Some 3.4 million Australians bet on a sporting...
Monday, 18th June 2018
Senior Japanese lawmakers are expected to vote by Friday on the long-awaited casino bill. The enabling legislation, called the Integrated Resorts Implementation Bill, will pave the way for legalising...
Monday, 18th June 2018
New York senators have amended gambling bill S7900 in a last-ditch effort to legalise sports betting  before the session ends on June 20. The bill, now numbered S7900C,  reduces the...
Monday, 18th June 2018
Musician and record producer Steve Albini has won his first World Series of Poker gold bracelet, edging out more than 300 players in Seven Card Stud to win  $105,629. “There’s still...
Friday, 15th June 2018
The UK government’s crackdown on fixed odds betting terminals (FOBT) is to be postponed until 2020, giving the industry a reported boost of £4 billion, based on average revenues. In May, the...
Friday, 15th June 2018
The Las Vegas Lights soccer club has teamed up with UK bookmaker William Hill – the first US sports team to announce an official betting partner. The deal allows William Hill to promote its Nevada...
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