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Macau court rules against Wynn Macau Limited

Published by Casino | 15-03-2018

In Macau, a senior court has reportedly ruled that local casino operator Wynn Macau Limited had violated local personal data protection rules in surreptitiously revealing the identity of a former employee of the Philippines Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) regulator it believed was tied to allegations of corruption. According to a Wednesday report from the […]

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BMM Testlabs announces strategic alliance with AGA

Published by Casino | 15-03-2018

Las Vegas-based private independent gaming testing laboratory BMM International LLC (BMM Testlabs) on Wednesday announced a new partnership with the American Gaming Association (AGA). BMM Testlabs reportedly said in the Wednesday press release that the multi-year strategic alliance will through the sharing of its expertise on regulatory and gaming issues, “specific to the test lab […]

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American Gaming Association continuing anti-PASPA efforts

Published by Casino | 14-03-2018

As the United States Supreme Court continues to consider its verdict in the Christie v NCAA federal lawsuit, the American Gaming Association has used college basketball as a way to illustrate why the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) must be repealed. Ratified in 1992, PASPA instituted a nationwide ban on all sportsbetting in […]

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Authentic Gaming inks Betsson AB agreement

Published by Casino | 14-03-2018

Live online casino games innovator Authentic Gaming has announced the signing of an agreement that will see it launch its full portfolio including its new Live From Foxwoods roulette service on sites operated by Swedish firm Betsson AB. The Maltese developer explained that the deal means that online casino players at sites including BetSafe.com, Betsson.com, […]

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FSB (UK) Limited inks Okada Manila sportsbook deal

Published by Casino | 14-03-2018

British electronic point-of-sale innovator FSB (UK) Limited has reportedly announced the signing of an agreement that will see it assist Paddy Power Betfair in bringing an over-the-counter sportsbetting operation to the giant Okada Manila integrated casino resort. According to a Tuesday report from G3Newswire, FSB (UK) Limited revealed that the deal, which also involves local […]

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Mega rock stars Gary Holt and Nita Strauss sign with Metal Casino

Published by Casino | 14-03-2018

Metal Casino is the only online casino created specifically for hard rockers, offering a quality gaming experience with a head-banging twist. The online casino recently announced an expansion of their brand ambassador’s list with the addition of mega rock stars Gary Holt and Nita Strauss. Since launching in 2017, Metal Casino has become a go-to […]

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West Virginia sportsbetting legislation gets gubernatorial consent

Published by Casino | 13-03-2018

In West Virginia, Governor Jim Justice (pictured) has reportedly announced that he does not intend to veto a measure earlier ratified by both chambers of the state’s legislature that could bring sportsbetting to ‘The Mountain State’. According to a report from The Intelligencer newspaper, Senate Bill 51 has been designed to allow West Virginia’s four […]

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Better Collective inks another European purchase

Published by Casino | 13-03-2018

After beginning the year with the acquisition of Polish online sports news domain operator Goal.pl Group, Better Collective has now announced that it has further strengthened its position in the Nordic market with the purchase of Finnish affiliate Premium Administration OU. Founded in 2004, Copenhagen-headquartered Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for the […]

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Shinzo Abe’s party to raise the stakes in Japanese casino legislation

Published by Casino | 13-03-2018

In Japan, members of the Liberal Democratic political party of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (pictured) are reportedly set to propose legislation later this week that would allow for the licensing of up to six integrated casino resorts spread across the country. According to a report from the Financial Times newspaper, the proposal comes as Japanese […]

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Canadian casino operator disposes of three Vancouver-area properties

Published by Casino | 13-03-2018

Canadian casino operator Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited has revealed the closing of a deal that will see it earn approximately $376.1 million by selling off a trio of its venues in British Columbia. According to a Monday announcement from the Burnaby-based operator, the agreement with an entity of American financial services firm Mesirow Financial […]

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