Saturday, April 21, 2018

Pennsylvania municipalities to consider new casino opt-outs

A little over a week after Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed legislation that could see the eastern state license up to ten new satellite casinos and several municipalities in Lancaster County...

Codere reports improved first-half financial results

Last week saw Spanish gaming firm Codere release its financial results for the six months to the end of June showing that it had experienced a 7.2% increase year-on-year in operating...

Online sales helping Ireland’s National Lottery to recover

Following several years of declining receipts, an unexpectedly strong increase in online sales last year reportedly helped Ireland’s state-owned National Lottery to record a 12% boost year-on-year in annual turnover to...

Pascua Yaqui Tribe approves expansion projects for Tucson gaming facilities

After recent approval by the Pascua Yaqui Tribal Council, hospitality amenities at the tribe’s Casino of the Sun and Casino Del Sol in southern Arizona will see a significant expansion. Both of...

Loto-Québec enjoys enormous growth in online gaming

Driven by online growth, along with revenue hikes at its four land-based casinos, provincial operator of games of chance, Montreal headquartered Loto-Québec, has maintained its momentum with semester revenue at C$1.814bn,...

Less than a year in and Rivers Casino GM is stepping down

After having only been open for nine months, Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady reportedly announced that Mary Cheeks would be stepping down from her role as general manager immediately. While news of...

Construction on Live! Hotel and Casino expected to start next year

In Pennsylvania, the joint venture behind the proposed Live! Hotel and Casino has reportedly announced that it intends to start construction on the Philadelphia facility next year before opening the new...

Macau casinos to be discouraged from hiring foreign employees

The government of Macau is reportedly set to introduce new measures early next year designed to reduce the prevalence of foreign workers being hired to fill middle and senior management roles...

Magnet Gaming launches new slot game titled Treasure Coast

Online casino players should be ready to go on a fun and exciting adventure in the sun with the latest slot launch from Magnet Gaming, titled Treasure Coast. The innovative slot company...

Phil Ivey defeated in latest Crockfords Club ‘edge-sorting’ case

In the United Kingdom, professional poker player Phil Ivey has again reportedly been thwarted in an attempt to collect the £7.7 million ($10.17 million) jackpot he claimed to have won legitimately...

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The Landmark Macau could soon be changing hands

In Macau, local real estate firm Hong Hock Development Company Limited has reportedly signed a deal that it hopes will soon see it offload...

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