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Tabcorp agrees $51 million penalty to exit Sun Bets deal in the UK

Published by Casino | 20-07-2018

Australian integrated gambling and entertainment company, Tabcorp Holdings (TAH.AX), on Thursday announced that it would pay Rupert Murdoch’s News UK a penalty of 39.5 million pounds ($51.4 million) to exit their struggling gaming joint venture with Sun Bets. The parties that have operated the UK online wagering and gaming business together since 2016 after having […]

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Microgaming announces Agent Jane Blonde Returns slot

Published by Casino | 20-07-2018

Agent Jane Blonde is back in action as Microgaming has announced the upcoming Agent Jane Blonde Returns online slot game at this year’s iGB Live! 2018. Developed by Stormcraft Studios, this is the second game to include the agent since its first release in 2005. This time around, the game has a five by three […]

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Big One for One Drop win goes to Justin Bonomo

Published by Casino | 20-07-2018

The final event of the 2018 World Series of Poker has come to an end, marking the closing of the yearly tournament series at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino of Las Vegas. Event #78 was the final tournament on the schedule, the $1 Million Big One for One Drop, which saw a total of […]

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Global DFS Inc. adds Enjoybet and Betaland to its Italian DFS Network

Published by Casino | 20-07-2018

B2B Daily Fantasy Sports software provider, Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc. (TSX-V: DFS), recently announced that it has further expanded its footprint in the Italian regulated gaming market having added the brands, Enjoybet and Betaland. OIA Services Limited owns and operates both of the provider’s new online sportsbook sites. Under the terms of the agreement, […]

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Golden Entertainment Incorporated to buy pair of southern Nevada casinos

Published by Casino | 19-07-2018

American casino operator, Golden Entertainment Incorporated, has announced the signing of a definitive agreement that is to see it purchase the Colorado Belle Hotel and Casino Resort along with the Edgewater Hotel and Casino Resort from smaller counterpart, Marnell Gaming. Golden Entertainment Incorporated used an official Monday press release to reveal that the final purchase price […]

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Wazdan launches new Spectrum slot game

Published by Casino | 19-07-2018

A pioneer in online slot game technology, Wazdan, has launched a new slot game during the recent iGB Live! in Amsterdam. During an industry showcase, the software developer launched the highly-anticipated title, Spectrum. To celebrate the launch of the new game, the company decided to create a special night on the canals for their gaming […]

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Japanese casino legislation clears penultimate hurdle

Published by Casino | 19-07-2018

In Japan, proposed legislation that would legalize casino gambling could reportedly face a vote before the full House of Councillors as soon as tomorrow after earlier today being ratified by the body’s influential Committee on Cabinet. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Integrated Resort Implementation Bill is set to license up to three integrated […]

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Kangwon Land hiring scandal in South Korea nets two indictments

Published by Casino | 19-07-2018

A hiring scandal at South Korea’s only casino accessible to locals, Kangwon Land (pictured), has reportedly resulted in the indictment of two lawmakers from the nation’s conservative Liberty Korea Party. The indictments bring to a close an investigation by an independent probe team that lasted two and a half years. KBS World Radio, the official […]

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Hard Rock International announces Hard Rock Hotel Dublin plans

Published by Casino | 18-07-2018

Less than three weeks after inaugurating its Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City and American casino operator, Hard Rock International, has announced that it plans to enter Ireland by opening a new 120-room boutique hotel in the heart of central Dublin. The Orlando-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release to reveal that it hopes […]

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Caesars Entertainment Corporation completes Centaur Holdings acquisition

Published by Casino | 18-07-2018

In Indiana, Caesars Entertainment Corporation has announced the completion of the previously-agreed deal to acquire local casino operator, Centaur Holdings, and its Indiana Grand Racing and Casino and Hoosier Park Racing and Casino properties. According to an official Monday press release from Caesars, the purchase has cost the Las Vegas-based giant some $1.625 billion in cash […]

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