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Gaming Realms inks two-year deal with Golden Nugget

Published by Casino | 22-01-2018

UK-based gaming company Gaming Realms plc (LON:GMR) announced on Monday that it has penned a two-year license and revenue sharing agreement with Golden Nugget that has seen its Slingo Originals range launched on GoldenNuggetCasino.com. The developer, publisher and licensor of mobile real-money and social games reportedly said that, per the terms of the two-year agreement, the […]

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Mississippi casino revenue dropped 2 percent in 2017

Published by Casino | 22-01-2018

Figures recently released from the Mississippi Department of Revenue (pdf) show that for 2017, revenue across the state fell two percent to $2.08 billion, a decrease of more than $40 million from the year prior. This past December improved, with gamblers forking over $176 million throughout the state, a 3 percent swell from December 2016’s […]

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Wynn Macau dealer arrested over $6 million chip theft

Published by Casino | 22-01-2018

In Macau, local police have reportedly arrested a dealer from the Wynn Macau integrated casino resort along with an accomplice over allegations that the pair illegally made off with gambling chips worth approximately $6 million. According to a Friday report from CNNMoney, the theft by the unidentified duo took place at the giant property […]

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San Manuel Casino hosting job fair this Tuesday

Published by Casino | 22-01-2018

On Tuesday, January 23rd, the San Manuel Casino will be hosting a job fair at the San Manuel Event Center. The casino needs to hire over 350 new employees and are hoping to use the job fair to fill several positions. The fair will take place from 9am until 3pm, with no appointment needed. […]

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NetEnt to launch Jumanji video slot in collaboration with Sony Pictures Entertainment

Published by Casino | 21-01-2018

Swedish online casino games developer, NetEnt, (NETB:Stockholm) has reportedly agreed to a deal with Sony Pictures Consumer Products to launch a new video slot machines game that will be based on the original 1995 American fantasy adventure film Jumanji. To be released later this year, the new Jumanji game follows the December 20, 2017, launch […]

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Jans Arends wins opening event of 888poker’s XL Blizzard

Published by Casino | 21-01-2018

888poker’s XL Blizzard kicked off yesterday and is set to take place until the 28th, offering a total of 34 tournaments with a variety of buy-ins and formats. The first tournament on the schedule was the $80,000 Opening Event, which just recently came to an end. The event saw a total of 946 players posting […]

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Pragmatic Play Limited appoints Melissa Summerfield

Published by Casino | 21-01-2018

Online casino games developer Pragmatic Play Limited has strengthened its senior team following the appointment of experienced iGaming industry executive Melissa Summerfield as its new Chief Commercial Officer. Malta-based Pragmatic Play Limited stated that Summerfield has joined its ranks from giant rival Microgaming where she was in charge of all commercial strategies and operational […]

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Ojibwa Casino construction and completion dates further delayed in Upper Michigan

Published by Casino | 20-01-2018

In August 2016, the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula approved both Ojibwa Casino renovations in a referendum authorizing a total of $40 million for the projects with $6.5 million slated for Baraga and $33.5 million for their Ojibwa Casino in Chocolay Township. This reversed funding approved in 2015 would have seen the […]

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Play’n Go receives Spanish and Colombian certifications

Published by Casino | 20-01-2018

Swedish online casino games developer Play’n Go has announced that it can now offer its ever-growing portfolio of titles to iGaming operators in Colombia and Spain after being certified by regulators in the two nations. Vaxjo-based Play’n Go stated that it already held similar certifications from gaming authorities in Denmark, the United Kingdom, Alderney, […]

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Macau casino entrepreneurs have a good year

Published by Casino | 19-01-2018

The ongoing recovery of the casino market in Macau has reportedly helped some of the industry’s best-known entrepreneurs to increase their wealth even further, with four local gambling magnates appearing in the top 30 of the most recent Hong Kong’s 50 Richest People list published by Forbes. The last year has seen the 40 […]

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