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The Cosmopolitan could be up for sale
The Cosmopolitan could be up for sale

Mon, Apr 22, 1:07pm by Staff Writer

The owners of The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas has retained two investment banks to explore the sale of the 3,000-room resort on the famous Las Vegas Strip. The Review...

Lottoland has support from industry heavyweight
Lottoland has support from industry heavyweight

Mon, Apr 22, 12:52pm by Staff Writer

Lottoland is once again in the spotlight, this time for jackpot betting, according to Casino Australia. The company has been banned form a variety of internet gaming...

Busy month continues for Crown Resorts
Busy month continues for Crown Resorts

Mon, Apr 22, 12:37pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts has had a busy month of April and there is still plenty left to come, Casino Australia reports. Talks between Crown Resorts and Wynn Resorts about a...

Yobetit casino launched
Yobetit casino launched

Fri, Apr 19, 12:34pm by Staff Writer

Maltese iGaming company Yobetit has launched its online casino. Calvin Ayre is reporting that the casino offers a variety of games from providers such as Pariplay,...

New player for Microgaming Poker Network
New player for Microgaming Poker Network

Fri, Apr 19, 12:27pm by Staff Writer

London-based Ascensus Interactive has become the latest poker room to join the expanding Microgaming Poker Network. Founded in 2018 by three industry veterans, it...

Maria Ho produces in Poker Showdown in Florida
Maria Ho produces in Poker Showdown in Florida

Fri, Apr 19, 12:19pm by Staff Writer

The big events are in the books at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown in Florida, Poker News is reporting. Two marquee events wrapped up play on Tuesday at the...

Brimbank may still seek gambling funds
Brimbank may still seek gambling funds

Thu, Apr 18, 9:09am by Staff Writer

Brimbank council’s position on electronic gaming machines remains clear, despite reports the council could seek gaming industry funds to help build the $58 million...

Wong Yew Choy hits back at Queensland casino claims
Wong Yew Choy hits back at Queensland casino claims

Thu, Apr 18, 9:00am by Staff Writer

Court documents have revealed that Singaporean businessman Wong Yew Choy visited a Queensland casino in July last year. Before his departure, he was supposed to pay...

New digital officer at MGM
New digital officer at MGM

Thu, Apr 18, 8:51am by Staff Writer

The chief digital officer at Volvo, Atif Rafiq, plans to join MGM Resorts International as president of commercial growth and strategy, helping guide the casino and...

Caesars Entertainment set to announce new CEO
Caesars Entertainment set to announce new CEO

Wed, Apr 17, 9:42am by Staff Writer

Caesars Entertainment is set to announce the appointment of Anthony Rodio as its replacement of outgoing chief executive officer Mark Frissora. Casino News Daily...

NagaCorp announce expansion of casino resort
NagaCorp announce expansion of casino resort

Wed, Apr 17, 9:29am by Staff Writer

NagaCorp said that Naga 3, the third phase of its NagaWorld casino resort, will cost around $3.5 billion. Casino News Daily is reporting that half the casino and...

Insights into the Packer dynasty
Insights into the Packer dynasty

Wed, Apr 17, 8:51am by Staff Writer

The end of the Packer dynasty was once unthinkable, but could be a possibility after reports surfaced last week of a potential takeover by Wynn Resorts. Macau Daily...

Online casino under the microscope
Online casino under the microscope

Tue, Apr 16, 9:23am by Staff Writer

The United Kingdom Gambling Commission is investigating claims that an online casino company accepted a £20,000 pound bet from a problem gambler. The company in...

James Packer’s latest project is nearing completion
James Packer’s latest project is nearing completion

Tue, Apr 16, 9:17am by Staff Writer

One of James Packer’s biggest personal projects is inching closer to completion with a new yacht that Mr Packer reportedly spent $200 million on was built by...

Wynn security chief ousted
Wynn security chief ousted

Tue, Apr 16, 8:53am by Staff Writer

Wynn Resorts has removed its security chief after he acknowledged spying on the company co-founder and its employees. Chief executive officer Matthew Maddox said...

Name change for Darwin casino
Name change for Darwin casino

Mon, Apr 15, 1:45pm by Staff Writer

SkyCity Darwin is reverting back to a name it held in the mid 1980s, with the casino soon to be called the Mindil Beach Casino, Casino Aus reports. In its 40 years...

No extra pokies for White Eagle House
No extra pokies for White Eagle House

Mon, Apr 15, 1:40pm by Staff Writer

The Polish Community Association in Geelong has had its application for an increase in gaming machines knocked back. Bay 93.9 is reporting that the Victorian...

Casino union wary of new investors
Casino union wary of new investors

Mon, Apr 15, 1:32pm by Staff Writer

Casino workers in New Jersey are urging gaming regulators in the state to take action against online gambling sites that are threatening their livelihoods. Several...

Queen’s Wharf casino site ready for construction
Queen’s Wharf casino site ready for construction

Fri, Apr 12, 10:06am by Staff Writer

Excavation work at the site of the Queen’s Wharf resort in Queensland nears completion, with the actual construction phase slated to begin in late 2019. Casino...

Cambodian casino accused of beating patrons
Cambodian casino accused of beating patrons

Fri, Apr 12, 9:55am by Staff Writer

A Cambodian casino is accused of beating eight Chinese gamblers suspected by casino management of cheating. Casino.org reported that media in mainland China and...

Crown Resorts may still be on the takeover list
Crown Resorts may still be on the takeover list

Fri, Apr 12, 9:49am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts and Wynn recently pulled out of sales talks, but investors aren’t convinced that James Packer’s 46 per cent stake in the casino and hotel group is...

Singapore casinos to expand
Singapore casinos to expand

Thu, Apr 11, 9:33am by Staff Writer

Singapore’s two casinos came out of the gate strong in 2010 with estimated gross gaming revenue of US$6 billion. The city appeared poised to join Macau as a second...

Crown sale off the table as Wynn pulls out
Crown sale off the table as Wynn pulls out

Thu, Apr 11, 9:16am by Staff Writer

The $10 billion proposed bid for Crown Resorts by US gaming giant Wynn Resorts survived only 24 hours before Wynn killed it off, citing its premature disclosure as...

Luxury apartments by Crown hit a roadblock
Luxury apartments by Crown hit a roadblock

Thu, Apr 11, 9:07am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts’ luxury apartment developments in Sydney and Melbourne have both hit roadblocks, amid planning problems and a housing downturn, the Australian...

Gisborne discussing new gaming restrictions
Gisborne discussing new gaming restrictions

Wed, Apr 10, 9:30am by Staff Writer

A raft of new restrictions on gaming machines in the New Zealand town of Gisborne are being discussed. Aimed at minimising the negative impacts of problem gambling,...

Will gambling funds help to fund a new community project in Brimbank?
Will gambling funds help to fund a new community project in Brimbank?

Wed, Apr 10, 9:21am by Staff Writer

Victorian council Brimbank may be seeking gaming industry funding to help build a new $58 million leisure centre. Brimbank Council, whose residents lose more money...

Crown share prices rocket with Wynn whispers
Crown share prices rocket with Wynn whispers

Wed, Apr 10, 8:56am by Staff Writer

James Packers’ backed Crown Resorts is in confidential discussions about a takeover by the Las Vegas based casino giant Wynn Resorts. Crown Resorts – which owns...

Red Kings’ online books to close
Red Kings’ online books to close

Tue, Apr 9, 1:59pm by Staff Writer

One of the staples of online gambling, Red Kings, will cease its online poker and betting services on April 28. Flush Draw is reporting that the company, which has...

Sri Lanka proposes $50 casino entry for nationals
Sri Lanka proposes $50 casino entry for nationals

Tue, Apr 9, 1:47pm by Staff Writer

The government of Sri Lanka has clarified that a proposed $50 casino entry fee would only apply to nationals, its Finance Minister says. International visitors would...

Denmark cracks down on skin betting
Denmark cracks down on skin betting

Tue, Apr 9, 1:13pm by Staff Writer

Denmark is cracking down on skin betting – which is gambling with virtual goods – with illegal sites getting shut down out of concern for teenagers and children....

SkyCity cashes in on car parks
SkyCity cashes in on car parks

Mon, Apr 8, 10:02am by Staff Writer

SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to sell a long-term concession over its Auckland car parks to Macquarie...

Victorian pub hits back at free drinks claim
Victorian pub hits back at free drinks claim

Mon, Apr 8, 9:57am by Staff Writer

A Victorian club has hit back at claims from its council that it needs to more tightly regulate its venue, Star Community reports. The Greater Dandenong Council...

World Series of Poker championships announced
World Series of Poker championships announced

Mon, Apr 8, 9:49am by Staff Writer

The World Series of Poker announced last week that it has set the World Series of Poker Circuit season-ending Global Casino Championship for August 6 to 8 at...

Locals to pay more to enter Singapore casinos
Locals to pay more to enter Singapore casinos

Fri, Apr 5, 10:00am by Staff Writer

The Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Social and Family Development in Singapore announced in a joint...

New Zealand city wants tougher pokies restrictions
New Zealand city wants tougher pokies restrictions

Fri, Apr 5, 9:51am by Staff Writer

There are calls for tougher restrictions on gaming machines in the New Zealand city of Tararua, as the community’s penchant for pokies flies in the face of...

Puerto Rico keen to legalise gambling
Puerto Rico keen to legalise gambling

Fri, Apr 5, 9:39am by Staff Writer

A United States controlled territory in the Caribbean could soon begin to offer sports gambling with a bill drafted that would allow both in person and online wagers...

Red Rake and Trada join forces
Red Rake and Trada join forces

Thu, Apr 4, 9:27am by Staff Writer

Red Rake Gaming has partnered with Trada Casino, who will be the first to market with the Red Rake Gaming content in the United Kingdom. Trada Casino, best known for...

Plans for another Cyprus casino by Melco
Plans for another Cyprus casino by Melco

Thu, Apr 4, 9:18am by Staff Writer

Melco International Development, the Hong Kong-based owner of the Integrated Casino Resort Cyprus, said on Tuesday is has awarded the construction of City of Dreams...

Wynn under the microscope
Wynn under the microscope

Thu, Apr 4, 9:08am by Staff Writer

The Sydney Morning Herald has reported explosive allegations that executives at Wynn Resorts had concealed allegations of sexual misconduct against the company’s...

Wong Yew Choy hits back at Queensland casino claims
Star Casino chasing more than $40m from Singaporean high roller

Wed, Apr 3, 11:18am by Staff Writer

The Star Casino in Queensland is seeking more than A$43 million from a high roller gambler it flew in to play on its tables. Wong Yer Choy from Singapore argues that...

Name change for Darwin casino
SkyCity formally announces Darwin casino sale to Delaware North

Wed, Apr 3, 11:07am by Staff Writer

SkyCity has finally confirmed the sale of its Darwin casino to US-based global hospitality operator Delaware North in a statement made by chief executive officer...

Osaka elections could impact casino bids
Osaka elections could impact casino bids

Wed, Apr 3, 11:00am by Staff Writer

Voters in Osaka will elect a new mayor and governor in elections this Sunday, with the result having implications on the city’s effort to obtain a licence for a...

New research into gambling being undertaken in the ACT
New research into gambling being undertaken in the ACT

Tue, Apr 2, 10:33am by Staff Writer

Researchers at the Australian National University began a third survey of Canberrrans’ participation in and attitudes towards gambling on Monday April 1. The...

Maximum bet now two pounds on FOBTs in the UK
Maximum bet now two pounds on FOBTs in the UK

Tue, Apr 2, 10:19am by Staff Writer

The betting industry in the United Kingdom is bracing for dramatic reforms to its fixed-odd betting terminals. Casino.org is reporting that the industry relies...

Nine new Gold Coast poker machines
Nine new Gold Coast poker machines

Tue, Apr 2, 10:11am by Staff Writer

The Queensland Government has been accused of breaking its promise of no more poker machines on the Gold Coast, with a new report showing nine extra machines for the...

Sydney Mayor expresses views on new casinos
Sydney Mayor expresses views on new casinos

Mon, Apr 1, 1:42pm by Staff Writer

An architect and member of Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore’s Independent Team has described the city’s two casinos as a “two-fingered salute to Sydney”. The...

Victorian pub hits back at free drinks claim
Dandenong reviewing pokies regulations

Mon, Apr 1, 1:31pm by Staff Writer

The Greater Dandenong Council in Victoria is set to lobby for the end of free drunks and other gambler inducements as part of stricter regulations in pokies venues....

ALH visits city mayors to spruik pokies benefits
ALH visits city mayors to spruik pokies benefits

Mon, Apr 1, 1:22pm by Staff Writer

Pokies magnate and multi-millionaire Bruce Mathieson Junior has personally visited local mayors and offered to pay for community services for at least one council as...

Plastic picks banned at Melbourne's Crown Casino
Plastic picks banned at Melbourne’s Crown Casino

Fri, Mar 29, 10:43am by Staff Writer

Melbourne’s Crown Casino has been banned from handing out special plastic picks used by punters to bypass poker machine rules because their use increase harm from...

Japan's cabinet approves casino resorts plan
Japan’s cabinet approves casino resorts plan

Fri, Mar 29, 10:31am by Staff Writer

Japan’s cabinet has approved standards for casino resorts due to be built by the mid-2020s, requiring them to contain hotels far larger than those that currently...

New lottery player, but for how long?
New lottery player, but for how long?

Fri, Mar 29, 10:17am by Staff Writer

When the Australian Government banned lottery betting company Lottoland at the start of the year, a little known company stepped up to fill the void. The Lottery...

Pokies cash limits in the spotlight
Pokies cash limits in the spotlight

Thu, Mar 28, 10:31am by Staff Writer

Premier Daniel Andrews supported a $500 per day cash withdrawal limit in Victorian pokies venues despite advice from his gaming minister and public servants that a...

Sports clubs hope pokies money doesn’t go dry
Sports clubs hope pokies money doesn’t go dry

Thu, Mar 28, 10:16am by Staff Writer

The Star Weekly is reporting that more than 1,300 people have signed petitions calling on the Brimbank council in Melbourne to allow two local sporting clubs to...

Insights into the Packer dynasty
Clubs Australia’s bid to slash penalty rates rejected

Thu, Mar 28, 10:01am by Staff Writer

Registered clubs have lost a bid to cut weekend penalty rates for up to 42,000 workers by moving them onto the hospitality award. The Sydney Morning Herald is...

MGM and ORIX join forces for potential Osaka casino
MGM and ORIX join forces for potential Osaka casino

Wed, Mar 27, 12:53pm by Staff Writer

MGM Resorts International has joined forces with a Japanese financial services group to form a consortium and jointly bid for the right to build an integrated resort...

Party Poker's next Powerfest series to begin this weekend
Party Poker’s next Powerfest series to begin this weekend

Wed, Mar 27, 12:46pm by Staff Writer

Party Poker’s next Powerfest series kicks off this weekend and will run for two weeks, with 255 tournaments and a guaranteed prize pool of more than $30 million....

Hotels group spends big in last Victorian election
Hotels group spends big in last Victorian election

Wed, Mar 27, 12:36pm by Staff Writer

Victoria’s pokies-owning pubs poured their biggest ever political donation into the Daniel Andrews-led ALP as part of a $1 million campaign to deny the Greens the...

Irish gambling regulator expected in late 2020
Irish gambling regulator expected in late 2020

Tue, Mar 26, 2:31pm by Staff Writer

A new centralised Irish gambling regulator has begun to take shape, but won’t be up and running until late 2020 at the earliest, according to Casino Betting News....

Geelong Football Club removes gambling advertising from home stadium
Geelong Football Club removes gambling advertising from home stadium

Tue, Mar 26, 2:23pm by Staff Writer

The Geelong Cats’ home stadium will be the first regular AFL venue in Victoria to have a gambling advertising blackout on its LED signage and scoreboard. GMHBA...

Latvian capital seeks to ban gaming venues
Latvian capital seeks to ban gaming venues

Tue, Mar 26, 2:08pm by Staff Writer

The City Council of Riga in the eastern European nation of Latvia is going to close down all of its gaming venues, including those downtown and in neighbourhoods....

Man misses lotto jackpot by a whisker
Man misses lotto jackpot by a whisker

Mon, Mar 25, 11:16am by Staff Writer

An Australian man has been dealt a cruel blow, as his share of a US$50 million Mega Millions lottery wasn’t to be, after a time zone glitch. The man, known only as...

BetConstruct granted gambling licence in the UK
BetConstruct granted gambling licence in the UK

Mon, Mar 25, 11:10am by Staff Writer

BetConstruct has been granted a license to operate its Live Casino games in the United Kingdom, Calvin Ayre reports. The company is headquartered in the United...

Changing technology and the rise of gaming
Changing technology and the rise of gaming

Mon, Mar 25, 10:58am by Staff Writer

Technological development in casinos and gaming in general once focused solely on personal computers and how they would evolve. Fast forward 10 years later and a new...

Technology company claims facial recognition works
Technology company claims facial recognition works

Fri, Mar 22, 9:34am by Staff Writer

Technology company NEC claims its facial recognition technology has successfully foiled an attempt by a problem gambler using disguises to try and gain entry to an...

Federal Group’s stranglehold in Tasmania set to end
Federal Group’s stranglehold in Tasmania set to end

Fri, Mar 22, 9:22am by Staff Writer

The Federal Group’s monopoly on poker machine licenses in Tasmania could soon be over, with the state government expected to table legislation next year to end...

Donaco CEO Joey Lim Keong Yew steps aside
Donaco CEO Joey Lim Keong Yew steps aside

Fri, Mar 22, 9:14am by Staff Writer

Joey Lim Keong Yew has been left his position as chief executive officer of Donaco International, but will remain on the company’s board as a non-executive...

The Venetian Macau casino resort to undergo security drill
The Venetian Macau casino resort to undergo security drill

Thu, Mar 21, 1:37pm by Staff Writer

A Macau casino resort is going to be attacked this Friday, but luckily it will only be a simulation drill. The Venetian Macau casino resort has been asked by the...

BetConstruct announce strategic partnership with Greentube
BetConstruct announce strategic partnership with Greentube

Thu, Mar 21, 1:23pm by Staff Writer

BetConstruct has announced a strategic partnership with the Novomatic Interactive division Greentube. Greentube’s content will roll out with BetConstruct’s...

New Zealand city wants tougher pokies restrictions
Council to oppose 20 more poker machines in Victoria

Thu, Mar 21, 1:13pm by Staff Writer

Mitchell Shire Council in Victoria will make a submission opposing Hogan Hotel’s application for an extra 20 poker machines at its Wallan premises, the North...

Gisborne discussing new gaming restrictions
Gisborne to install facial recognition at pokies

Wed, Mar 20, 12:59pm by Staff Writer

A community in New Zealand is going to start using facial recognition technology to help problem gamblers from losing money on its poker machines. The New Zealand...

New CEO for Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
New CEO for Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation

Wed, Mar 20, 12:45pm by Staff Writer

A new chief executive officer has been appointed for the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation. The Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation,...

New Canberra Casino owners could outsource management
New Canberra Casino owners could outsource management

Wed, Mar 20, 12:32pm by Staff Writer

The new owners of the Canberra Casino will be looking to outsource the management of the venue if the proposed sale is approved. The Brisbane Times is reporting that...

Carl Icahn increases his stake in Caesars Entertainment
Carl Icahn increases his stake in Caesars Entertainment

Tue, Mar 19, 9:18am by Staff Writer

A New York billionaire has upped his stake in one of Las Vegas’ most famous hotel companies. Carl Icahn has increased his share in Caesars Entertainment Corp to...

Microgaming and Slingshot pair up for Zombie Hoard
Microgaming and Slingshot pair up for Zombie Hoard

Tue, Mar 19, 9:07am by Staff Writer

Microgaming was so impressed with their first-up offering to Slingshot Studios, that it has been asked to commission a second slot machine game. The Zombie Hoard...

Three candidates shortlisted for Cairns Tourism Hub
Three candidates shortlisted for Cairns Tourism Hub

Tue, Mar 19, 8:54am by Staff Writer

One of Tropical North Queensland’s most exciting tourism projects is one step closer to reality, with three firms shortlisted to develop a Global Tourism Hub in...

888.com going strong despite declining bingo and poker verticals
888.com going strong despite declining bingo and poker verticals

Mon, Mar 18, 12:47pm by Staff Writer

Online casino 888.com has reported strong casino revenue to counter its declining bingo and poker verticals. According to Casino Beats, the operator has reported an...

Australia's Commonwealth Bank buys more MGM shares
Australia’s Commonwealth Bank buys more MGM shares

Mon, Mar 18, 9:13am by Staff Writer

One of Australia’s biggest banks has purchased more than 15,000 shares in MGM Resorts International. The institutional investor owned 49,131 shares of the...

PokerStars gears up for anniversary event
PokerStars gears up for anniversary event

Mon, Mar 18, 9:00am by Staff Writer

The world’s largest real-money online poker room, PokerStars, is on the verge of celebrating its 13th anniversary. Its iconic Sunday Million tournament has had its...

Crown Barangaroo on track for 2021 completion
Crown Barangaroo on track for 2021 completion

Fri, Mar 15, 9:20am by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts’ latest project in Sydney is on course to meet its completion in the first half of 2021, The Urban Developer reports. Following 14 months of...

Plans for another Cyprus casino by Melco
Dealer caught red handed at Melco Resorts casino in Cyprus

Fri, Mar 15, 9:13am by Staff Writer

A dealer at a Melco Resorts casino in Cyprus has been embroiled in an alleged cheating scandal, Calvin Ayre reports. The dealer is accused of assisting a player to...

Aristocrat Leisure boosts presence in Latin America
Aristocrat Leisure boosts presence in Latin America

Fri, Mar 15, 8:55am by Staff Writer

Australian gambling machine manufacturer Aristocrat has confirmed its attendance at an upcoming conference in Colombia, where it will display its premium game...

Pokies cash limits in the spotlight
Punters spending up across the ditch in New Zealand

Thu, Mar 14, 10:10am by Staff Writer

New Zealand’s Department of Internal Affairs has released its quarterly statistics that reveal that Gaming Machine Proceeds (GMP) have increased. The department...

Scientific Games and SG Digital come together
Scientific Games and SG Digital come together

Thu, Mar 14, 9:43am by Staff Writer

Scientific Games unveiled its rebranded casino partner programme for SG Digital, creating an improved service for operators and games studios that aims to bring in...

Gaming Standards Association to open a branch in Japan
Gaming Standards Association to open a branch in Japan

Thu, Mar 14, 9:32am by Staff Writer

The Gaming Standards Association (GSA) are a specialist technical advisor regarding electronic gaming machine technology and digital infrastructure for the casino...

Will Woolworths follow Coles’ lead and sell off pokies?
Will Woolworths follow Coles’ lead and sell off pokies?

Wed, Mar 13, 9:30am by Staff Writer

Australian supermarket chain Coles last week disposed of its interest in poker machines, leaving competitor Woolworths in its wake. In a statement issued last week,...

South Korea might raise minimum gambling age
South Korea might raise minimum gambling age

Wed, Mar 13, 8:59am by Staff Writer

Legislation has reportedly been introduced in South Korea that would raise the minimum age for all casino players to 21 years old from 19 years old. GGR Asia is...

WSOP online circuit is an early success
WSOP online circuit is an early success

Wed, Mar 13, 8:45am by Staff Writer

The World Series of Poker Circuit has stopped at the Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles and Harrah’s Atlantic City recently, with a hail of rings available to poker...

SkyCity cashes in on car parks
New Zealand’s SkyCity casino to venture online

Tue, Mar 12, 12:12pm by Staff Writer

New Zealand’s SkyCity is set to roll out an online casino by the end of the year to compliment its bricks and mortar casinos. SkyCity first revealed its ambitions...

Macau continues to boom despite trade tensions
Macau continues to boom despite trade tensions

Tue, Mar 12, 11:57am by Staff Writer

China’s much publicised trade war with the United States has had repercussions for its economy, but the gambling enclave of Macau wouldn’t know it. The city’s...

The Star Casino to install facial recognition technology
The Star Casino to install facial recognition technology

Tue, Mar 12, 11:45am by Staff Writer

The Star Casino in Sydney is going to deploy facial recognition technology according to The Daily Telegraph. The move is part of a $10 million security upgrade to...

California punter illegally wagered online from thousands of miles away
California punter illegally wagered online from thousands of miles away

Mon, Mar 11, 3:25pm by Staff Writer

New Jersey gambling regulators have seized more than $90,000 sitting in an online gambling account after the state uncovered a strange connection between the money...

Victorian RSL wants to push away pokies
Victorian RSL wants to push away pokies

Mon, Mar 11, 3:15pm by Staff Writer

The Victorian RSL’s younger members are imploring the league to steer clear of poker machines. Veterans, including those from Afghanistan, Iraq and East Timor are...

Australian supermarket Coles sells off hotels and pokies
Australian supermarket Coles sells off hotels and pokies

Mon, Mar 11, 2:39pm by Staff Writer

Australian supermarket giant Coles has formed a joint venture with Australian Venue Co, carving up its hotel, gaming and retail liquor store operations. Under the...

Baccarat trio ordered to stand before new trial
Baccarat trio ordered to stand before new trial

Fri, Mar 8, 10:09am by Staff Writer

Two gamblers and a card dealer accused of swindling Sydney’s Star casino out of $3 million by cheating in games of Baccarat have been ordered to stand trial again...

Macau casino boss expands Australian investment
Macau casino boss expands Australian investment

Fri, Mar 8, 10:05am by Staff Writer

Macau casino boss Loi Keong Kuong and the former developer of the Gold Coast’s Jewel, Ridong’s billionaire boss Riyu Lu have joined forces to buy out collapsed...

New York pushing for gambling expansion
New York pushing for gambling expansion

Fri, Mar 8, 9:56am by Staff Writer

A New York legislator has introduced a bill that proposes to expand the state’s gambling opportunities. Gary Pretlow has suggested that betting kiosks be located...

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment's expansion rolls on
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment’s expansion rolls on

Thu, Mar 7, 9:51am by Staff Writer

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Ltd. continues its assault of Canada after acquiring Chances Signal Point, a casino in Williams Lake. According to a recent press...

Nine new Gold Coast poker machines
Bidders welcomed for second Gold Coast casino

Thu, Mar 7, 9:19am by Staff Writer

The world famous Las Vegas casino Caesars Palace is among 12 expected bidders for a second casino license on the Gold Coast. Among the other suitors include Hard...

ACT narrowly misses poker machine reduction target
ACT narrowly misses poker machine reduction target

Thu, Mar 7, 9:10am by Staff Writer

The Australian Capital Territory’s voluntary poker machine surrender program has narrowly missed its 4000-machine target and as a result, nine clubs in Canberra...

Victorian hotel wants to add 20 more gaming machines
Victorian hotel wants to add 20 more gaming machines

Wed, Mar 6, 9:27am by Staff Writer

Councillors in Mitchell Shire in Victoria will decide its stance on more poker machines in the municipality at a meeting next Tuesday. Mitchell Shire is home to more...