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Casinos could be used to hide tax money
Casinos could be used to hide tax money

Fri, Sep 27, 8:17am by Staff Writer

A controversial businessman who had planned on setting down roots in Australia found out that the country prefers that its residents play by the rules. Calvin Ayre...

Illawarra pokies generate profit of $100 million
South Australia to allow pokies note acceptors

Fri, Sep 27, 8:11am by Staff Writer

A decision by the South Australian government to allow hotels, clubs and the Adelaide Casino to install pokie machines that accept notes rather than only coins has...

Hamilton’s gambling policy stays the same
Hamilton’s gambling policy stays the same

Thu, Sep 26, 9:51am by Staff Writer

Hamilton mayor Andrew King has called out a group of councillors after a change to council’s gambling policy failed to gather the required support. Hamilton City...

BetVictor launches live casino
BetVictor launches live casino

Wed, Sep 25, 7:59am by Staff Writer

BetVictor unveils a brand new live casino that will grow the brand’s product and provide an engaging and entertaining experience for players. Calvin Ayre reports...

Nevada regulators looking to ban Steve Wynn
Wynn Resorts announces restructuring

Tue, Sep 24, 1:14pm by Staff Writer

Wynn Resorts has completed its group restructuring via a stale of $750 million in senior notes and $1.85 billion in new secured credit facilities. GGR Asia reports...

Playson firms as major iGaming player
Playson firms as major iGaming player

Sat, Sep 21, 11:29am by Staff Writer

Online casino software developer Playson has teamed up with a major online gambling operator to further cement itself as one of the major players in the iGaming...

New man at the helm of GVC Holdings
New man at the helm of GVC Holdings

Sat, Sep 21, 11:20am by Staff Writer

GVC Holdings announced a new chief executive officer for its Australian operations. Dean Shannon will be replacing Jason Scott to be GVC’s chief of operations in...

Melco reports significant third quarter revenue increase
Melco shifts Japanese resort ambitions

Sat, Sep 21, 10:49am by Staff Writer

Casino operator Melco Resorts & Entertainment is shifting its Japanese integrated resort ambitions away from Osaka to Yokohama, following the lead of some of its...

Lasseters fined for liquor breaches
Lasseters fined for liquor breaches

Thu, Sep 19, 7:33am by Staff Writer

The Alice Springs’ Crowne Plaza Lasseters was fined $18,000 for housing drunk players in its halls. Tunf reports the Alice’s strict policies and regulations...

Atlantic City casinos post bumper August profits
Atlantic City casinos post bumper August profits

Wed, Sep 18, 7:56am by Staff Writer

Atlantic City’s casinos made something of a comeback in August, as all but two of the nine properties reported year-on-year revenue gains. Last week, New...

Greentube expands into Italian market
Greentube expands into Italian market

Wed, Sep 18, 7:50am by Staff Writer

Online gambling provider Greentube has strengthened its footprint in the Italian online gaming market through a recent deal with locally licensed online gambling...

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure to end after 16 years
PokerStars Caribbean Adventure to end after 16 years

Tue, Sep 17, 8:05am by Staff Writer

A fixture of the poker tour will be no longer after The Stars Group has made official the end of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, one of the longest-running live...

Booming Games welcomes the jungle
Booming Games welcomes the jungle

Tue, Sep 17, 8:02am by Staff Writer

Malta-based slots specialist, Booming Games, takes you on an exciting jungle adventure in its latest release, Aztec Palace. This five-by-three-reel, fixed,...

Glass falls from Crown Melbourne building
Crown and Melco deal stalls

Mon, Sep 16, 4:46pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts has been dealt another blow, with news that Melco Resorts & Entertainment has decided to put its purchase of a 20 per cent stake in Crown on hold...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
Crown to have their say at inquiries

Mon, Sep 16, 4:41pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts will use a raft of state and federal inquiries into the casino giant’s dealings with suspected Chinese criminals as a “forum to provide our...

GentingBet releases Red Tiger gaming content
GentingBet expands with 200 new games

Mon, Sep 16, 4:35pm by Staff Writer

Renowned online casino and sports betting operator GentingBet has recently announced the expansion of its library of online casino products, a development that was...

New Illinois casino plans published
New Illinois casino plans published

Fri, Sep 13, 3:10pm by Staff Writer

Developers have finally laid their chips on the table as plans for the hotly anticipated development of a new casino in Illinois has been unveiled by the city. Top...

Punters flock for chance at $100m Powerball jackpot
Punters flock for chance at $100m Powerball jackpot

Thu, Sep 12, 8:51am by Staff Writer

Australians have shared their weird and wonderful lucky charms as casual gamblers dream of pocketing Thursday’s $100 million Powerball jackpot. News.com.au reports...

Blueprint Gaming now available at Svenska Spel
BluePrint extends partnership with major casino brand

Thu, Sep 12, 8:48am by Staff Writer

Online casino content developer Blueprint Gaming today announced that it has extended its existing partnership with SkillOnNet. Under the terms of a recently signed...

Suncity’s reputation in tatters
Suncity’s reputation in tatters

Mon, Sep 9, 8:30am by Staff Writer

Suncity Group runs one of the most well known junkets from Macau to Australia. Since the company was connected to Crown Resorts in the recent organised crime...

Borgata Fall Poker Open underway
First time player wins New Jersey poker tournament

Fri, Sep 6, 12:28pm by Staff Writer

In his first-ever reported tournament win, Rolf Andersen of Galloway, New Jersey earned $8404 and the hefty Borgata Poker Open trophy for taking first place in the...

Gaming Realms pairs with Betsson for Slingo game range
Gaming Realms pairs with Betsson for Slingo game range

Fri, Sep 6, 12:18pm by Staff Writer

Developer and provider of mobile-first online gaming platform and content for the iGaming industry, Gaming Realms today announced that it inked a licencing agreement...

MGM makes Massachusetts casino more environmentally friendly
Japan integrated resort bids heat up

Fri, Sep 6, 11:56am by Staff Writer

Since the enactment of law in July 2018 legalising casino gambling in Japan, large resort operators from the United States have been boosting public relations...

Macau tightens gambling laws
Macau stocks down after poor August

Fri, Sep 6, 11:51am by Staff Writer

Macau casino stocks are trading lower after a poor August according to its gross gaming revenue report, amid ongoing protests in nearby Hong Kong. Casino.org reports...

Lasseters fined for liquor breaches
Alice Springs casino fined for breaches

Wed, Sep 4, 1:58pm by Staff Writer

A casino in Alice Springs has been fined for failing to exclude intoxicated patrons from its premises. The $18,000 fine for Ford Dynasty, which owns the Lasseters...

Melco a leading contender for Yokohama casino
Melco a leading contender for Yokohama casino

Wed, Sep 4, 1:50pm by Staff Writer

Melco Resorts is upping its presence in Japan, as the company announced that it’s adding a third office to its operations in the country that’s readying to...

Crown Casino Melbourne workers call off strike
ILGA to examine Crown Resorts sale

Tue, Sep 3, 1:54pm by Staff Writer

The New South Wales Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority inquiry into Crown Resorts will examine whether James Packer’s sale of two stakes in the business to...

Stephen Conroy out at Responsible Wagering Australia
Stephen Conroy out at Responsible Wagering Australia

Tue, Sep 3, 1:24pm by Staff Writer

The revolving door at Responsible Wagering Australia, the industry group for some of the country’s largest bookies, had been spinning rapidly over the past month....

Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro
Crown, Lendlease & New South Wales government settle battle

Mon, Sep 2, 3:00pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts is finally ending its three-year squabble with the New South Wales government. Casino Aus reports that the latter has dropped its case after the...

Gaming Realms pairs with Betsson for Slingo game range
Two new games from Realtime Gaming

Fri, Aug 30, 7:50am by Staff Writer

Realtime Gaming, better known to many in the online casino industry as RTG, has been busy releasing new online slots at a record pace in 2019. Instead of one...

Ainsworth signs as partner with Leander Games
Ainsworth Game Technology suspends dividends

Fri, Aug 30, 7:37am by Staff Writer

Investors in Ainsworth Game Technology are out of luck, with the poker machine maker suspending dividend payments so it can fund the development of new machines it...

Concerns about government position on Pyrmont precinct
Public hearing into Pyrmont towers gets rowdy

Thu, Aug 29, 8:04am by Staff Writer

The economic benefits delivered by a luxury apartment and hotel tower at the Star in Pyrmont “do not override all other planning considerations”, a senior...

Kiwi pub shutting pokies for a day
Kiwi pub shutting pokies for a day

Wed, Aug 28, 8:20am by Staff Writer

A pub in New Zealand is putting a pause on its pokies for a day during Gambling Harm Awareness Week. The Fitzroy Tavern in Wainuiomata is pausing its pokies for a...

Greek casino plan stalls yet again
Hard Rock International front and centre of new Greek casino

Tue, Aug 27, 12:58pm by Staff Writer

Hard Rock International has tossed its hat into the ring for the development of a casino resort as part of an 8 billion euro complex that is planned to be built at...

Proposed Star building a challenge for architect
Advertising supports casino in weekend papers

Mon, Aug 26, 12:46pm by Staff Writer

Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore has lashed out at an advertising campaign by Star Casino to build public support for its proposed multi-storeyed apartment and hotel...

Tassie treasurer allegedly lobbies for pokies group
Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission fines 10

Mon, Aug 26, 12:39pm by Staff Writer

Ten individuals and businesses were disciplined by the Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission between November and June, the authorities said. The ABC reports that...

Spotlight on Packer company directors ahead of inquiry
Crown’s profits down as CEO hits out

Fri, Aug 23, 8:12am by Staff Writer

It hasn’t been a happy time for Crown Resorts recently, with damaging headlines and a major profit slump. News.com.au reports that the casino empire has fired...

Victorian builder to construction Brisbane casino bridge
Third crane at Queen’s Wharf site

Thu, Aug 22, 7:54am by Staff Writer

Queensland’s Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones revealed on Wednesday that a third tower crane would soon tower over Queen’s Wharf’s Brisbane....

Gaming Realms pairs with Betsson for Slingo game range
The rise of esports and gambling interaction online

Thu, Aug 22, 7:44am by Staff Writer

More than one quarter of people engaging with esports betting tweets are children under the age of 16, according to a new report that suggests esports gambling may...

Melco a leading contender for Yokohama casino
Yokohama to throw its hat into Japanese casino ring

Wed, Aug 21, 7:58am by Staff Writer

Yokohama will join the race for the right to host one of Japan’s first casino resorts according to government sources. Casino News Daily reports that the...

Tommi Maijala appointed as the CEO of Relax Gaming
SoftSwiss jumps on board with Relax Gaming

Wed, Aug 21, 7:53am by Staff Writer

Online casino content and platform provider Relax Gaming has entered into an agreement to launch its propriety games as well as titles by third party partners with...

Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro
Settlement reached between Crown & NSW government

Tue, Aug 20, 1:16pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts has reached a settlement with the New South Wales government to end their legal battle over a planned development that would obstruct views of the...

Star engages former LNP powerbroker Santoro
Star Entertainment not part of NSW investigation

Mon, Aug 19, 12:53pm by Staff Writer

Management at Australian casino operator Star Entertainment Group says the company has not been approached by the New South Wales Independent Liquor and Gaming...

Star engages former LNP powerbroker Santoro
Controversy not far away from The Star

Thu, Aug 15, 8:34am by Staff Writer

Revelations that Sydney’s Star Casino has been roped into the controversy engulfing Crown Resorts over links to junket operators has drawn the ire of New South...

Greens want to end Trackside TAB product
Greens want to end Trackside TAB product

Thu, Aug 15, 8:30am by Staff Writer

The Australian Greens’ spokesperson for Gambling and Mental Health, the Hon Alison Xamon has put forward amendments to the TAB Bill 2019 that, if adopted, will...

Sky City profits down after lucky year for baccarat players
Sky City profits down after lucky year for baccarat players

Thu, Aug 15, 8:19am by Staff Writer

Casino operator Sky City says it made $137 million in profit in 12 months to June 30, down 14.7 per cent from a year ago, following the sale of its Darwin property...

Regulator sharpens focus on gambling industry
Lawrence Ho to go ahead with Crown purchase

Wed, Aug 14, 8:14am by Staff Writer

Casino tycoon Lawrence Ho’s Melco Resorts says it plans to complete the purchase of another 10 per cent stake in Crown Resorts as agreed with billionaire owner...

Parliamentary inquiry into Crown fails
Parliamentary inquiry into Crown fails

Wed, Aug 14, 8:10am by Staff Writer

A parliamentary inquiry into claims of dodgy dealings at Crown Casino has failed in Victoria’s upper house. Crossbench MP Fiona Patten wanted to suspend debate...

New Tassie pokies policy could mean trouble for the Apple Isle
Tassie MP slams major parties pokies policy

Tue, Aug 13, 8:15am by Staff Writer

The newest member of Tasmania’s Legislative Council has criticised the poker machine lobby for their “power and influence” and being a threat to democracy. The...

MGM Resorts offloads more properties
MGM takes tribal casino operator to court

Tue, Aug 13, 8:10am by Staff Writer

Casino giant MGM isn’t done messing with two Connecticut gaming tribes’ efforts to build a joint venture casino in the state. Last Wednesday, MGM filed a lawsuit...

More than $100m lost on Wyndham pokies
More than $100m lost on Wyndham pokies

Mon, Aug 12, 11:55am by Staff Writer

In excess of $106 million has been lost on pokies in Wyndham in the last financial year. Latest data from the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor...

Melco partners with Manchester City
Melco partners with Manchester City

Fri, Aug 9, 8:05am by Staff Writer

Melco Resorts & Entertainment has partnered Manchester City to become the English football club’s official partner in Japan. It can be said that, among other...

Swedish regulator takes online casino to task
Pragmatic Solutions certified in Sweden

Thu, Aug 8, 8:02am by Staff Writer

Online gambling platform Pragmatic Solutions has recently marked an important milestone after receiving product certification in Sweden. The company has added Sweden...

Brimbank the biggest losers in latest pokies data
Brimbank the biggest losers in latest pokies data

Wed, Aug 7, 8:03am by Staff Writer

More money was lost on gaming machines in Brimbank in the past financial year than anywhere else in Victoria. The Star Weekly is reporting the latest data from the...

Global Gaming returns to Sweden
Global Gaming returns to Sweden

Tue, Aug 6, 4:05pm by Staff Writer

Global Gaming has returned to Sweden after its local licence was revoked two months ago for deficiencies in its anti-money laundering and know your customer...

Crown Casino Melbourne workers call off strike
Crown Casino hits back at media reports

Fri, Aug 2, 7:58am by Staff Writer

Crown Casino has hit back at media reports linking it to Asian crime gangs, money laundering and fast-track visa applications. The ABC is reporting that the casino...

Glass falls from Crown Melbourne building
Chinese billionaire, Crown and NSW Labor

Thu, Aug 1, 8:00am by Staff Writer

Chinese billionaire and Crown Casino high roller Huang Xiangmo’s relationship with former New South Wales Labor party boss Jamie Clements and ex-state MP Ernest...

South west Victorian gamblers spending big at pokies
South west Victorian gamblers spending big at pokies

Tue, Jul 30, 7:48am by Staff Writer

Punters in Victoria’s south west lost more than $43.3 million to the region’s poker machines in the last financial year according to the latest figures. The...

Billions made from Victorian poker machines last financial year
Billions made from Victorian poker machines last financial year

Mon, Jul 29, 1:44pm by Staff Writer

AFL clubs raked in millions of dollars from poker machines last year, as pokies losses in Victorian pubs and clubs swelled to $2.7 billion, the second highest amount...

Spotlight on Packer company directors ahead of inquiry
Crown embroiled in junket scandal

Mon, Jul 29, 1:08pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts paid a brothel owner and alleged money launderer to lure high rollers to its Australian casinos and then provided them with money to gamble, The Age...

Tommi Maijala appointed as the CEO of Relax Gaming
Relax Gaming and Powered By join forces

Wed, Jul 24, 1:35pm by Staff Writer

Online gaming content and platform provider Relax Gaming today announced that it has secured another partner to its Powered By B2B program. Casino News Daily reports...

Encore crushes local rivals
Preliminary hearing into blackjack claims at Encore Boston

Tue, Jul 23, 6:40pm by Staff Writer

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission said last Thursday that a preliminary investigation has found that Encore Boston Harbour’s casino operations were compliant...

Yahoo Sports and BetMGM enter historic sports betting partnership
MGM could opt for sale-leaseback to boost revenue

Mon, Jul 22, 7:59am by Staff Writer

Las Vegas casino and hospitality operator MGM Resorts International is exploring sale or leaseback of marquee properties such as Bellagio and MGM Grand, Casino News...

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure to end after 16 years
PokerStars and Paysafe team up

Sat, Jul 20, 5:36am by Staff Writer

The Stars Group’s flagship brand PokerStars has partnered with Paysafe Group to roll out the global payments provider’s Rapid Transfer online payment solution...

Macau revenue down in November after down year
Macau holding junket operators to account

Thu, Jul 18, 6:41pm by Staff Writer

Macau is putting its junket operators under tighter regulatory scrutiny following Suncity Group’s week to forget, but have so far found no major infractions....

Poker machine boom predicted for next decade
Can poker machine players pick when a payout is coming?

Thu, Jul 18, 5:02am by Staff Writer

It is a common sight on casino floors. Patrons that jump from one slot machine to the next before eventually settling down at a game that’s due for the next big...

Scientific Games on display in Sydney
Scientific Games & Blue Ribbon team up

Tue, Jul 16, 10:07am by Staff Writer

Scientific Games has agreed a deal with marketing platform Blue Ribbon to begin offering jackpots via its Open Gaming System content aggregation platform. iGaming...

Melco reports significant third quarter revenue increase
Melco’s work in Cyprus recognised

Tue, Jul 16, 9:52am by Staff Writer

Casino and hospitality giant Melco Resorts & Entertainment has recently been recognised at the 8th Invest Cyprus International Investment awards for its...

Holland Casino CEO stays on
Netherlands clarifies online gambling rules

Mon, Jul 15, 4:26pm by Staff Writer

The Netherlands’ gambling regulator has finally offered some specifics on the ‘time outs’ it plans to impose on operators who served the local market without...

Union involved as Florida casino workers consider strike
Union involved as Florida casino workers consider strike

Thu, Jul 11, 2:15pm by Staff Writer

Members of a casino union in Florida have voted to authorise a strike at the Isle Casino Pompano, which is owned by Eldorado Resorts. Casino.org is reporting that...

Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro
Car parking issues at Crown Sydney

Wed, Jul 10, 2:12pm by Staff Writer

Crown’s $2 billion casino tower at Barangaroo would have nearly four times the amount of car parking as similar developments, according to objections raised by the...

Mounties fined for gaming breach
Mounties fined for gaming breach

Mon, Jul 8, 12:31pm by Staff Writer

A Sydney club has been fined almost $6000 for allowing a toddler to play a gaming machine, Yahoo News reports. The jaw-dropping moment captured on CCTV shows a man...

Aristocrat to over a bevy of new games amid digital growth spurt
Aristocrat and Ainsworth headed to federal court

Mon, Jul 8, 12:13pm by Staff Writer

Australia’s two poker machine manufacturing giants are heading to the federal court, with Aristocrat Technologies claiming that rival Ainsworth Game Technology...

Star restaurant owner cashes out
Star restaurant owner cashes out

Fri, Jul 5, 3:21pm by Staff Writer

High-profile Gold Coast restaurateur Simon Gloftis has left Nineteen at The Star, the swish restaurant and bar he set up with Glitter Strip hospitality power couple...

Caesars lift resort fees at three Vegas locations
Caesars ventures into eSports

Thu, Jul 4, 4:29pm by Staff Writer

It has been a tumultuous time at Caesars Entertainment, as the company has been making a number of deals, including selling some of their most well-known and...

Illawarra pokies generate profit of $100 million
Extra pokies at Monbulk will have negative impact – Council

Wed, Jul 3, 2:25pm by Staff Writer

Extra pokies at the Monbulk Bowling Club would have a negative impact on the community, according to the Yarra Ranges Council. The Ranges Trader reports that a...

Board announced for EEGS in November
Board announced for EEGS in November

Tue, Jul 2, 12:59pm by Staff Writer

The Eastern European Gaming Summit has announced members of its advisory board. The Advisory Board will follow up the development of the event and will share its...

Casinos to play Big Brother with new surveillance technology
Casinos to play Big Brother with new surveillance technology

Mon, Jul 1, 11:03am by Staff Writer

Some of the world’s biggest casino operators in Macau are starting to deploy hidden cameras, facial recognition technology, digitally enabled poker chips and...

Macau casino boss buys second Gold Coast shopping centre
Caesars withdraws from Gold Coast casino tender process

Fri, Jun 28, 2:08pm by Staff Writer

US casino giant Caesars Entertainment has revealed it has pulled out of the race to develop a casino on Australia’s Gold Coast, Asgam reports. According to reports...

Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an 'Anti-Crown agenda'
Crown acquisition green lighted by Beijing

Thu, Jun 27, 2:17pm by Staff Writer

Melco Resorts & Entertainment boss Lawrence Ho has revealed he was given the green light by Beijing before proceeding with the acquisition of a 19.99 per cent...

Encore crushes local rivals
Encore Boston Harbour opens

Wed, Jun 26, 2:07pm by Staff Writer

Four people were arrested in three incidents at Encore Boston Harbour during the casino’s first 24 hours in operation, which the city’s police chief described as...

New cryptocurrency gaming site launched
New cryptocurrency gaming site launched

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm by Staff Writer

Playbetr, a cryptocurrency gaming and gambling website just released a massive update that comes with 400 casino games. Inside Bitcoins is reporting that users will...

WSOP stops in Sydney for fourth time
Robert Campbell makes strong start to WSOP

Mon, Jun 24, 6:50pm by Staff Writer

The 2019 World Series of Poker began less than three weeks ago, but there has been time to crown more than 30 poker champions at the tournament, including...

Melanie Brock listed on Japanese company board
Melanie Brock listed on Japanese company board

Mon, Jun 24, 6:41pm by Staff Writer

Australian businesswoman Melanie Brock has achieved a rare double, becoming one of the few foreigners, and even fewer women, appointed to a listed company board in...

High roller disaster for Marina Bay Sands
High roller disaster for Marina Bay Sands

Mon, Jun 24, 6:23pm by Staff Writer

When casinos cater to a high roller, a person with nearly unlimited money to spend and a penchant for gambling, the odds are with the casinos. These ‘whales’ of...

Groove Gaming making moves
Groove Gaming making moves

Fri, Jun 21, 8:15pm by Staff Writer

Groove Gaming has made another important business step regarding a collaboration with ALEA. LCB News is reporting that by joining CasinoSecret to international...

Michael Rocco wins marathon poker event to claim career best score
Ocean’s gears up for big poker event in July

Thu, Jun 20, 4:00pm by Staff Writer

Ocean’s Eleven Casino and the Card Player Poker Tour have now teamed up for nine runnings of the San Diego Classic Tournament. Card Player is reporting that over...

Community urged to send letters opposing Wallan pokies increases
Mitchell Shire goes to VCAT to fight 20 new machines

Thu, Jun 20, 3:56pm by Staff Writer

Mitchell Shire Council will go to the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal to appeal the decision to approve an extra 20 gaming machine at Hogan’s Hotel in...

Tommi Maijala appointed as the CEO of Relax Gaming
Relax Gaming adds High 5 to its stable

Wed, Jun 19, 4:39pm by Staff Writer

New content provider and distribution platform Relax Gaming has signed a deal to add independent casino content provider High 5 Games as a Powered By partner. Calvin...

SenSen software to be launched by Angel
New casino tech a hit for SenSen

Tue, Jun 18, 4:34pm by Staff Writer

SenSen Networks has had the quality of its latest gaming solution confirmed by international evaluators. Proactive Investors is reporting that SenSen networks...

WSOP stops in Sydney for fourth time
Wild poker night in Las Vegas

Tue, Jun 18, 4:18pm by Staff Writer

Another wild and wooly Saturday night in Las Vegas, where a couple more bracelets were handed out at the Rio Casino, with a marathon event ending after a...

Sydney council not happy with Crown’s apartment increase
Sydney council not happy with Crown’s apartment increase

Mon, Jun 17, 9:36pm by Staff Writer

Sydney City Council has labeled plans by Crown Casino to increase the number of apartments at its Barangaroo site on Sydney’s foreshore as “outrageous”. The...

High roller disaster for Marina Bay Sands
Marina Bay Sands drops $10m lawsuit against Australian gambler

Mon, Jun 17, 9:25pm by Staff Writer

Marina Bay Sands, one of Singapore’s two casino resorts, has dropped a S$10 million lawsuit against an Australian high roller who failed to pay a gambling debt he...

Cairns wet season behind revenue dip
Gaming equipment market rises

Sat, Jun 15, 11:41am by Staff Writer

The global casino gaming equipment market was valued at US$5 billion in 2015, growing at a rate of 5.20 per cent during 2017-2026. A recent report on Global Casino...

Nevada regulators looking to ban Steve Wynn
Encore given tick of approval

Sat, Jun 15, 11:32am by Staff Writer

Massachusetts gambling regulators have given Wynn Resorts key approvals for opening its near $3 billion Boston-area casino. The Washington Post reports that the...

Social casino games in the spotlight
Can online gambling continue to grow?

Thu, Jun 13, 2:20pm by Staff Writer

The online gambling industry stands at a crossroads according to Tech Guide. After 10 years of unprecedented growth, the idea of sustaining double digit percentage...

Grand Lisboa Palace on track to open this year
Grand Lisboa Palace on track to open this year

Thu, Jun 13, 2:15pm by Staff Writer

Construction of Grand Lisboa Palace, the first Cotai resort for Macau casino operator SJM Holdings Ltd will be completed this year, as the firm had flagged, but the...

Mobile poker deal could reach millions of players
Technology, gambling and research come together

Fri, Jun 7, 9:05am by Staff Writer

Five universities across Australia will benefit from a new grant that will support projects that focus on youth and families via the use of new technology. The 2019...

Macau stock market on the horizon?
Macau stock market on the horizon?

Thu, Jun 6, 5:18pm by Staff Writer

Macau is considering launching a yuan-based stock market to help it diversify away from gaming, its main source of revenue, and align the territory more with...

TITO system close in Victoria
Goulburn punters lost $12 million in six months

Thu, Jun 6, 4:59pm by Staff Writer

Goulburn and district gamers put nearly $12 million through poker machines in six months last year. The Goulburn Post is reporting that the data comes from the New...