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Dutch gambling bill opens market to international operators
Dutch Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker has outlined his online gambling liberalisation plan to the Lower House of the legislature,...
New Jersey casino industry resurrected with new openings
The opening of the Ocean Resort Casino and the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City are both set for 28...
Rhode Island Approves Sports Betting Bill
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...
Cyprus Football Club Fights Bill To Take Stake In Betting Revenue
The Cyprus Football Association is fighting government plans to take the club's share of state betting revenues to pay off its...
France to privatise state-owned gambling operator FDJ
France plans to privatise state-owned lottery monopoly Francaise des Jeux (FDJ) amid calls to restructure the national gambling regulatory framework....
Italy’s gambling advert ban to have ‘massive impact’
Italy’s plan to ban gambling adverts will have a “massive impact” on online companies, handing an advantage to land-based operators, an...
New Jersey casino revenue dips as online revenues rise
New Jersey casinos have seen their gaming win revenues dip as slot machines took a huge year-on-year reduction during May, according...
SJM Holdings announce several board changes
SJM Holdings Limited, the Macau headquartered hotel and casino operator, has announced several board changes following it Annual General Meeting on...
GambleAware and GamCare announce a new funding agreement
On Monday, it was announced that GambleAware and GamCare reached an agreement to fund the National Gambling Helpline and a network...
Las Vegas casinos continue solar energy push
There has been a substantial drive by major US casino industry companies to become more environmentally friendly as the benefits of...
Harris Interactive: A study on FOBTs
On the morning of the 17 May, the news broke that the UK Government will reduce the maximum stake a player can...
American Gaming Association CEO departs
The American Gaming Association (AGA) has confirmed the departure of the group's CEO, Geoff Freeman. Freeman’s departure was made public in an...
Delaware launches full-scale sports betting operations
Delaware is set to be the first state to implement full-scale sports betting operations later today. Three casinos will be launching their...
John Kelly OBE appointed Non-Executive Chairman of Gala Leisure
UK-based gaming business Gala Leisure has announced the appointment of John Kelly OBE as a non-executive Chairman. Kelly, an industry veteran who...
DraftKings makes its first sports betting deal
US daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings, has announced the agreement of a licensing partnership with Resorts Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, a...
Deadlock broken in Connecticut casino dispute?
There may be light at the end of the tunnel for the Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot tribes’ long standing efforts to...
Intralot reveals latest figures amid US expansion plans
Worldwide online gaming and sports betting supplier Intralot has released its first set of financial results for 2018, revealing growth in...
Pennsylvania takes first steps in sports betting regulation
Representatives from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board have passed the first set of temporary regulations concerning sports betting, in a meeting...
American Gaming Association outlines US sports betting stance
The American Gaming Association (AGA) has set out its priorities for sports betting in the US, issuing an open letter to...
MGM Resorts expands into New York with $850m acquisition
Worldwide casino and resort developer MGM Resorts International has announced the agreement of a deal to acquire the Empire City Casino...
Nevada top executives paid $145m in 2017
Executives from some of the top gambling firms in Nevada were paid over $145.7m during 2017, according to financial research group...
New Jersey rubs salt into NCAA wounds with $150m lawsuit
Fresh from its victory in the Supreme Court last week, representatives from the New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (NJTHA) have filed...
Washington DC considers sports betting legalisation
Lawmakers from Washington D.C. have become the latest to discuss the issue of sports betting legalisation following the Supreme Court’s decision...
Aristocrat revenues up 28.5% during H1 2018
Australian land-based and online gaming supplier Aristocrat Leisure has revealed a 28.5% year-on-year rise in its revenue for the six months...
Paddy Power Betfair agrees FanDuel acquisition
UK and Ireland sports betting operator Paddy Power Betfair has announced the signing of an agreement to combine its US business...
Mr Green rebrands as MRG and outlines new financial targets
Online casino and gaming operator Mr Green has undergone a rebranding, the company will now go by the new brand profile...
Thirteen casinos targeted in Cyprus money laundering probe
Lawmakers from Turkey have launched an investigation into 13 casinos based in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus as a part...
GGA Las Vegas 2018 Self nominations close on May 25
Self-nominations for the Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas 2018 will close in just a few days’ time. If you have not...
IGT sole bidder in Rhode Island sports betting roll out
Global gaming company IGT is in pole position to launch sports betting in the US state of Rhode Island, having been...
Race for Andorra casino licence nears final furlong
Authorities in the tiny European principality of Andorra have confirmed that they will announce the winning bidder for its first land-based...
Video Game Addiction is now treatable on the NHS
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