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Atlantic City casinos experienced a disappointing February

Published by Casino | 18-03-2018

It was reportedly a rough February for the seven casinos in Atlantic City as aggregated land-based gross gambling revenues for the 28-day month fell by some 9% year-on-year to $170.1 million. According to a Thursday report from The Press of Atlantic City newspaper, February represented the second consecutive month of declining land-based gambling revenues in […]

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Scientific Games scores Kazakhstan lottery contract

Published by Casino | 17-03-2018

Leading provider of games, systems and services for casino, lottery and social gaming, Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS), recently announced the launch of the National Lottery of Kazakhstan. All games, services and technology will be provided to the Lottery exclusively by Scientific Games, which along with the operator, JSC Satty Zhuldyz, was awarded a 15-year […]

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Digitain agrees EGT Interactive Limited tie-up

Published by Casino | 17-03-2018

A little over three weeks after inking a deal to integrate the complete portfolio of British online casino games developer Genii and Armenian multi-channel sportsbetting and casino platform provider Digitain has now agreed a similar arrangement with EGT Interactive Limited. Yerevan-headquartered Digitain explained via an official press release that this latest agreement will see it […]

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Ban on betting ads during live sports broadcasts to take effect March 30 in AUS

Published by Casino | 17-03-2018

The Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association (ASTRA) on Friday released the new industry code of practice, which effective March 30, prohibits gambling advertisements during all live sports broadcasts between the hours of 5am and 8.30pm on most television channels in the Land Down Under. The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper reports that the siren-to-siren ban on […]

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SkyCity Entertainment Group loses wrongful dismissal case

Published by Casino | 16-03-2018

In New Zealand, local casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has reportedly been ordered to reinstate a former employee at its SkyCity Auckland venue and compensate him to the tune of NZ$25 000 ($18,000) after losing a wrongful dismissal case. According to a report from Asia Gaming Brief, the Employment Court of New Zealand found in […]

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Malta plans to lead the world in blockchain regulation

Published by Casino | 16-03-2018

The government of a tiny archipelago nation in the central Mediterranean has embarked on a journey to be the first to fully regulate blockchain-based digital currencies such as Bitcoin. In February 2017, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat first laid out the idea that Europe should become the “bitcoin continent” at the Centre for European Policy […]

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Play’n GO collaborates with metal band in new House of Doom slot game

Published by Casino | 16-03-2018

Play’n GO has long been known for creating new and exciting slot games. The slots specialist continues to provide online slot players with interesting and unique gaming options time and time again. The developer just recently announced the launch a new game in collaboration with Candlemass, a well-known doom metal band. The band worked with […]

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Trio arrested at 3.14 Casino following raid by French authorities

Published by Casino | 16-03-2018

In the south of France, three people were reportedly arrested in the resort city of Cannes over the weekend on allegations that they have been illegally running or participating in high-stakes games of poker at the area’s 3.14 Casino. According to a Thursday report from G3Newswire, those arrested as part of a raid by a […]

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MGM Resorts International names Jan Swartz to board

Published by Casino | 15-03-2018

American casino giant MGM Resorts International has announced that experienced cruise ship executive Jan Swartz (pictured) has been appointed to its twelve-member board of directors and will now work to help it secure one of the first casino licenses in Japan following the upcoming ratification of the nation’s Integrated Resort Implementation Bill. MGM Resorts International revealed […]

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Lightning Box releases new slot game Respin Rhino

Published by Casino | 15-03-2018

Top slots developer, Lightning Box, has announced the creation of a new slot game titled Respin Rhino. The new game has a 4×5 grid and features 40 pay lines. The unique African soundtrack and quality graphics take gamers on an incredible journey across the vast plains of the continent in search of the elusive horned […]

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