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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...

Marina Bay Sands drops $10m lawsuit against Australian gambler
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...

MGM layoffs won’t hurt Japan licence
MGM layoffs won’t hurt Japan licence

Mon, Jun 17, 9:18pm by Staff Writer

Layoffs at MGM Resorts International may help – not hurt – the operator captures one of three coveted gaming licences up for grabs in Japan, company officials...

Gaming equipment market rises
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...

Encore given tick of approval
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...

More new casino licences granted in Cambodia
More new casino licences granted in Cambodia

Sat, Jun 15, 10:30am by Staff Writer

The number of casino licences issued in Cambodia continues to soar, with the Ministry of Finance revealing another 13 licences had been issued during the first four...

Can online gambling continue to grow?
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...

New CEO for Australian-based Donaco International
New CEO for Australian-based Donaco International

Thu, Jun 13, 2:03pm by Staff Writer

Australian-based Donaco International has a new man at the top steering the ship. The company’s board has announced that Paul Arbuckle has been selected as the new...

The Star Entertainment group to slash 400 jobs
The Star Entertainment group to slash 400 jobs

Wed, Jun 12, 12:47pm by Staff Writer

The Star Entertainment group will cut 400 jobs within days after announcing its VIP spend at its casinos – including its flagship Sydney casino – is plummeting....

James Packer's decision to sell came at the right time
James Packer’s decision to sell came at the right time

Wed, Jun 12, 12:42pm by Staff Writer

James Packer’s decision to offload a chunk of his Crown Resorts holdings to billionaire Lawrence Ho is increasingly looking like a canny move, The Sydney Morning...

Star CEO warns of investing in tourism hub
Star CEO warns of investing in tourism hub

Wed, Jun 12, 12:36pm by Staff Writer

With the Star Entertainment Group set to shed 400 jobs from its three casinos, its head Matt Bekier is suggesting that investors should “think twice” before...

Macau undergoing change but for the better
Macau undergoing change but for the better

Tue, Jun 11, 7:35pm by Staff Writer

Macau is changing and with its unprecedented mass gaming recovery likely unfolding over the rest of this year, the casino capital’s transformation from VIP gaming...

New casino in Grand Theft Auto online game
New casino in Grand Theft Auto online game

Tue, Jun 11, 2:38pm by Staff Writer

Avid gamers of Grand Theft Auto will notice some changes have been made to the game, more than six years after it was created. If you head down to the casino in the...

Poker player in Perth wins $3.6 million on small buy-in
Poker player in Perth wins $3.6 million on small buy-in

Tue, Jun 11, 2:24pm by Staff Writer

A Perth man has snagged more than $3.6 million dollars from the state’s only casino last Saturday night. A royal flush on a $15 buy-in poker table trumps the...

Switzerland issues four online casino licences
Switzerland issues four online casino licences

Mon, Jun 10, 9:40am by Staff Writer

Switzerland has officially issued its first online gambling licences to four local casino operators and their online technology partners. Calvin Ayre reports that...

Online lottery company Lottoland takes court action
Online lottery company Lottoland takes court action

Mon, Jun 10, 9:23am by Staff Writer

Online lottery company Lottoland has launched legal action against the federal government after an investigation found the company has violated gambling laws by...

World Poker Tour to come Down Under
World Poker Tour to come Down Under

Mon, Jun 10, 9:19am by Staff Writer

The World Poker Tour is heading to Australia for the first time ever with the inaugural World Poker Tour Australia festival to be held at The Star Gold Coast later...

Technology, gambling and research come together
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...

Hume to seek community advice about pokies
Hume to seek community advice about pokies

Fri, Jun 7, 8:56am by Staff Writer

Pubs and clubs wanting to add poker machines to their venues will need to consult the community and provide feedback to residents’ views to Hume council under a...

New South Wales retiree wins Super Jackpot
New South Wales retiree wins Super Jackpot

Fri, Jun 7, 8:51am by Staff Writer

A retiree from the New South Wales town of Casino has snagged the latest Lucky Lotteries Super Jackpot 1st Prize, with news of his unexpected win leaving him lost...

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...

Goulburn punters lost $12 million in six months
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...

Profits slide for 888 Poker
Profits slide for 888 Poker

Thu, Jun 6, 4:48pm by Staff Writer

Poker profits continue to slide for online poker operator 888, with a 28 per cent decline in revenue during the first five months of 2019. Cards Chat is reporting...

Patagonia and We Are Casino link up
Patagonia and We Are Casino link up

Wed, Jun 5, 4:01pm by Staff Writer

Patagonia Entertainment has struck a content partnership with one of the world’s fastest growing online casino gaming providers, We Are Casino. Calvin Ayre is...

Evolution Gaming adds two new games
Evolution Gaming adds two new games

Wed, Jun 5, 3:53pm by Staff Writer

Live dealer gaming is set for a shake up thanks to Evolution Gaming, with two new live games launched last Friday. Free Bet Blackjack and 2 Hand Casino Hold’em are...

The new face behind Crown’s takeover
The new face behind Crown’s takeover

Wed, Jun 5, 8:40am by Staff Writer

There’s a new force in Australian gambling. Lawrence Ho is no stranger to those in the casino industry, nor to the regulators in charge of keeping them clean. The...

Macau rebounds with May growth
Macau rebounds with May growth

Tue, Jun 4, 8:57am by Staff Writer

Macau casinos returned to growth in May, yet the modest revenue gain is a sign that the city still faces headwinds from regional competition and trade war...

Gippsland Shire seeks to reduce gambling harm
Gippsland Shire seeks to reduce gambling harm

Tue, Jun 4, 8:52am by Staff Writer

A group made up of gambling reform organisations is seeking Wellington Shire Council’s help to run its education and advocacy campaigns to reduce gambling harm....

Check for Lawrence Ho required says former regulator
Check for Lawrence Ho required says former regulator

Tue, Jun 4, 8:37am by Staff Writer

The former regulator who rubber-stamped a Sydney casino licence for Crown Resorts says a fresh probity check of new shareholder Lawrence Ho is warranted. The...

Seven bidders for Osaka Integrated Resort licence
Seven bidders for Osaka Integrated Resort licence

Mon, Jun 3, 12:13pm by Staff Writer

Osaka City mayor Ichiro Matsui has just teased the potential casino partners the city has lined up for a potential integrated resort bid. Calvin Ayre is reporting...

James Packer sells half his stake in Crown to Melco
James Packer sells half his stake in Crown to Melco

Mon, Jun 3, 12:08pm by Staff Writer

On Thursday evening, James Packer agreed to sell almost half his stake in Crown Resorts, the casino empire he has nurtured and built over 20 years. He bypassed the...

New CEO for Australian-based Donaco International
Gambling on Australian-listed Donaco International

Mon, Jun 3, 12:02pm by Staff Writer

Australian-listed Donaco International, owner of border casinos in Cambodia and Vietnam, remains immersed in legal proceedings with its biggest individual...

Woolworths and ALH connection comes under fire
Woolworths and ALH connection comes under fire

Fri, May 31, 8:58am by Staff Writer

Woolworths’ pokies business has come under the spotlight again, with Yahoo Finance reporting that major shareholder Perpetual Investments is putting pressure on...

Less isn’t more in Dandenong – Council
Less isn’t more in Dandenong – Council

Fri, May 31, 8:40am by Staff Writer

Greater Dandenong Council will fight against a central Dandenong hotel’s plan for 25 extra poker machines. Castello Group has applied to the state’s gambling...

Casino platform Digitain teams up with game supplier Fazi
Casino platform Digitain teams up with game supplier Fazi

Fri, May 31, 8:33am by Staff Writer

Leading multi-channel sports betting and casino platform Digitain is set to integrate content from online slots and table game supplier Fazi, Calvin Ayre reports....

More delays for Athens casino licence
More delays for Athens casino licence

Thu, May 30, 8:53am by Staff Writer

Greek officials announced this week that the bidding period for its lone Athens casino licence is being extended by a month, with the new deadline now June 28....

Nearly $38m lost on Dubbo poker machines
Nearly $38m lost on Dubbo poker machines

Thu, May 30, 8:46am by Staff Writer

Poker machine players in Dubbo and Wellington in New South Wales lost almost $38 million to clubs and pubs last year, the Daily Liberal is reporting. Statistics from...

Application for 10 more pokies in Monbulk
Application for 10 more pokies in Monbulk

Thu, May 30, 8:19am by Staff Writer

Monbulk Bowling Club says that adding 10 new poker machines will help to create a better venue for the community. The Ranges Trader is reporting the not-for-profit...

Reasons Hogan’s Hotel was given 20 new poker machines
Reasons Hogan’s Hotel was given 20 new poker machines

Wed, May 29, 8:31am by Staff Writer

Gaming machines not reaching their cap in Mitchell Shire and ‘no net detriment’ to the community were two reasons detailed in a report by the Victorian...

Goulburn punters lost $12 million in six months
Yass gaming machines bring in modest total

Wed, May 29, 8:26am by Staff Writer

Gaming machines have been lucrative in pubs and clubs across the Yass Valley and Hilltops local government area, the Yass Tribune reports. Nearly $4.8 million has...

Brimbank Council hopes to reduce gambling harm
Brimbank Council hopes to reduce gambling harm

Wed, May 29, 8:21am by Staff Writer

Victoria’s Brimbank Council has introduced a radical new policy to minimise gambling harm, the Star Weekly reports. Under the new policy, the council will charge...

Macau rebounds with May growth
Thousands stolen from Four Seasons Macau

Tue, May 28, 8:53am by Staff Writer

The Four Seasons Macau is becoming a hot bed of criminal activity, with the Judiciary Police announcing two robbers have taken $382,000 in chips after a stunning May...

Hundreds out of work after Italian casino shuts
Hundreds out of work after Italian casino shuts

Tue, May 28, 8:48am by Staff Writer

A tiny Italian enclave on the shores of Switzerland’s Lake Lugano is fighting for its survival after its main source of income – a giant casino – went...

Mahjong 88 brings popular game to life
Mahjong 88 brings popular game to life

Tue, May 28, 8:39am by Staff Writer

Play’n Go’s new Mahjong 88 slot features an 8 x 8 grid, bringing to life a popular 19th century tile game. Online Casino Reports is reporting that the game has...

Application for 10 more pokies in Monbulk
Illawarra residents spend up at pokies

Mon, May 27, 12:40pm by Staff Writer

Wollongong and Shellharbour poker machines have seen more than $106 million from residents in just six months according to the latest figures. The Mercury is...

Woolworths won’t sell pokies just yet
Woolworths won’t sell pokies just yet

Mon, May 27, 12:34pm by Staff Writer

Woolworths investors and anti-gambling activities that want the supermarket to divest from its pub business should not expect movement on the issue anytime soon. The...

Aristocrat posts bumper first half profits
Aristocrat posts bumper first half profits

Mon, May 27, 12:27pm by Staff Writer

Australian gambling and poker machine giant Aristocrat Leisure is going global in a bid to diversify its portfolio. A foray into online games appearing to be paying...

Wynn big donor to Republican Party
Wynn big donor to Republican Party

Fri, May 24, 9:01am by Staff Writer

US billionaire Steve Wynn left his casino empire and a top Republican National Committee spot last year, after allegations of sexual harassment and assault emerged....

Brimbank council cracks down on pokies
Brimbank council cracks down on pokies

Fri, May 24, 8:53am by Staff Writer

Brimbank has become the latest Victorian council to crack down on poker machines after a state topping $139.5 million was lost to the pokies in the municipality last...

SkyCity shares up after online casino announcement
SkyCity shares up after online casino announcement

Fri, May 24, 8:46am by Staff Writer

SkyCity Entertainment Group’s share price has edged higher following the news that they will open an online sports book later this year. At the time of writing,...

SkyCity launching into online gaming
SkyCity launching into online gaming

Thu, May 23, 1:53pm by Staff Writer

SkyCity Entertainment Group is poised to tap into the lucrative online gaming space, with plans to launch a platform mid-year that will be operated from Malta, the...

Newcastle venues want to extend opening hours
Newcastle venues want to extend opening hours

Thu, May 23, 1:48pm by Staff Writer

The proprietors of three suburban hotels in Lake Macquarie and Newcastle have applied to the state’s licensing authority to extend the hotels’ operating hours....

Guitar-shaped casino in Florida nears completion
Guitar-shaped casino in Florida nears completion

Thu, May 23, 8:58am by Staff Writer

The Hard Rock Hotel is expanding, according to Yahoo Finance. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Florida is working on a new $1.5 billion project –...

Pragmatic Play teams up with Interwetten
Pragmatic Play teams up with Interwetten

Wed, May 22, 12:36pm by Staff Writer

One of the leading software providers for slots, live casino and bingo has announced a landmark deal with European operator Interwetten to integrate their live...

Encore given tick of approval
Wynn in talks to sell Boston casino to MGM

Wed, May 22, 12:22pm by Staff Writer

Wynn Resorts executives are in talks about a possible sale of its yet-to-be-opened $2.6 billion casino just outside of Boston to MGM Resorts, Forbes reports. The two...

Temperature control tech for Boston casino
Temperature control tech for Boston casino

Wed, May 22, 12:15pm by Staff Writer

CCP Technologies Limited has scored a victory in the United States, with the company announcing that its smart-sensor temperature control technology would be...

Goulburn punters lost $12 million in six months
Monbulk Bowling Club seeks 10 new poker machines

Tue, May 21, 2:31pm by Staff Writer

The Monbulk Bowling Club has applied to the Victorian Commission for Gaming and Liquor Regulation for 10 new poker machines in its venue in Monbulk. According to the...

Crown back on for Wynn?
Crown back on for Wynn?

Tue, May 21, 2:25pm by Staff Writer

Crown Resorts could be back front and centre in the sights of Wynn according to Share Café. Wynn revealed last Friday that it was looking to sell its nearly...

Macau rebounds with May growth
Rising crime in Macau a concern

Tue, May 21, 2:20pm by Staff Writer

The gambling mecca of Macau has been a world-leading destination for gambling for some time now. The island is the only place in China where gambling is legal, so it...

Denmark’s online casinos boom, land-based suffer
Denmark’s online casinos boom, land-based suffer

Mon, May 20, 1:30pm by Staff Writer

Denmark’s regulated gambling market has posted strong gains in the online space, with associated land-based declines, based on first quarter figures. Calvin Ayre...

Fijian island the centre of a controversial new development
Fijian island the centre of a controversial new development

Mon, May 20, 12:40pm by Staff Writer

A 60 Minutes report has revealed the Fijian island, which has been earmarked to make way for a casino. According to 9 News, Australian mates Woody Jack and Navrin...

Japanese man steals $140k from boss & loses it all at Crown
Japanese man steals $140k from boss & loses it all at Crown

Mon, May 20, 12:30pm by Staff Writer

A young Japanese man has been jailed for stealing $140,000 from his boss’s suitcase and losing it at Crown Casino in just four hours. News.com.au is reporting that...

Big guaranteed prize at latest international poker event
Big guaranteed prize at latest international poker event

Fri, May 17, 2:09pm by Staff Writer

The 13th edition of the PokerNews Cup Main Event is about to begin at Finix Casino with the first of its four opening flights. Players will be competing for at least...

Virtual reality and the future of casino gaming
Virtual reality and the future of casino gaming

Fri, May 17, 8:44am by Staff Writer

Casino technology is continuously evolving thanks to cutting edge modernisations that are being developed. CIO Review reports some of the latest trends that should...

Oaklawn expanding casino property
Oaklawn expanding casino property

Fri, May 17, 8:24am by Staff Writer

Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort in Hot Spring, Arkansas has begun work on a planned $100 million expansion, property officials announced last Friday. Casino News Daily...

Reasons Hogan’s Hotel was given 20 new poker machines
Hogan’s Hotel to add 20 new poker machines

Thu, May 16, 5:33pm by Staff Writer

A hotel in Melbourne’s north has won its battle to increase its gaming machines from 45 to 65. The North Central Review is reporting that Hogan’s Hotel in Wallan...

Darebin takes RSL to Supreme Court
Darebin takes RSL to Supreme Court

Thu, May 16, 5:26pm by Staff Writer

Darebin Council in Victoria is taking its battle against more poker machines in the Shire to the Supreme Court. The Age reports that Darebin Council Mayor Susan...

Anti-pokies campaigner in Tasmanian Upper House
Anti-pokies campaigner in Tasmanian Upper House

Thu, May 16, 5:20pm by Staff Writer

Anti-pokies campaigner Meg Webb has claimed victory in the race for the Tasmanian Upper House seat of Nelson, according to the ABC. The Legislative Council poll for...

Seven bidders for Osaka Integrated Resort licence
MGM and ORIX formalise Osaka bid

Wed, May 15, 2:48pm by Staff Writer

US-based gaming operator MGM Resorts International says it will submit a proposal to develop a casino resort in Osaka. GGR Asia reports that the document submitted...

BeeFee enters Latvia in a big way
BeeFee enters Latvia in a big way

Wed, May 15, 2:44pm by Staff Writer

Game development studio BeeFee has entered the Latvian retail gaming market, with its slot machines and popular casino content now available in LVBET’s casino...

Native American casinos in the spotlight
Native American casinos in the spotlight

Wed, May 15, 2:37pm by Staff Writer

President Donald Trump last week found time to tweet about a House bill that would assure a Massachusetts Native American tribe control of 321 acres of land it wants...

Poker machine manufacturer’s forecasts fall short
Poker machine manufacturer’s forecasts fall short

Tue, May 14, 2:38pm by Staff Writer

One of Australia’s largest poker machine manufacturers, Ainsworth Game Technology, has cut its expected profits, blaming “intense” market pressure and delays...

Parramatta want to build league’s club near new stadium
Parramatta want to build league’s club near new stadium

Tue, May 14, 2:30pm by Staff Writer

The Parramatta Eels are looking to cash in on their new stadium in Sydney’s west, with plans to build a hotel and function centre near the site of Bankwest...

Red Tiger to feature Novomatic games
Red Tiger to feature Novomatic games

Tue, May 14, 2:20pm by Staff Writer

Casino games development company Red Tiger has announced a collaboration with Novomatic Gaming Industries subsidiary Astra Games and Bell Fruit group that will see...

Wynn has its eyes set on big acquisitions
Wynn has its eyes set on big acquisitions

Mon, May 13, 12:18pm by Staff Writer

Las Vegas based gambling giant Wynn Resorts has flagged renewed interest in top notch acquisitions after it aborted a potential takeover of James Packer’s Crown...

Federal Labor denies meddling in Tasmania's pokies plan
Federal Labor denies meddling in Tasmania’s pokies plan

Mon, May 13, 12:04pm by Staff Writer

The federal Labor Party did not put pressure on Tasmania’s Labor Opposition to scrap its polarising poker machine policy that was taken to the 2018 state election....

Melco employees set for a pension boost
Melco employees set for a pension boost

Mon, May 13, 11:50am by Staff Writer

Melco Resorts and Entertainment is supporting Macau’s non-obligatory pension plan that is designed to give employees better benefits in their old age and to offset...

G2E Asia award nominees announced
G2E Asia award nominees announced

Fri, May 10, 8:51am by Staff Writer

The Global Gaming Expo, known in the industry as G2E has announced its nominees for the Asian awards, Casino Aus reports. There are five nominees in each of the 12...

Application for 10 more pokies in Monbulk
Poker machine mind games in Queensland

Fri, May 10, 8:42am by Staff Writer

The Queensland state government is rejecting opposition claims it will have to break a promise not to increase poker machine numbers on the Gold Coast for a second...

New entrance for Star Sydney
New entrance for Star Sydney

Fri, May 10, 8:36am by Staff Writer

The Star Sydney will put on a $22 million permanent light show as part of a major transformation to its entrance in an attempt to entice international visitors....

Encore given tick of approval
Wynn’s Encore Casino all systems go

Thu, May 9, 5:53pm by Staff Writer

Wynn Resorts’ newly developed Encore Casino in Boston Harbour is set to receive guests from June 23, Casino Buzz reports. It was just last week when the gambling...

Microgaming is ready to change the way punters play table games with independent game studio Switch Studios set to develop content exclusively for the online gaming supplier.
Mansion adds Microgaming to its suite of games

Thu, May 9, 5:49pm by Staff Writer

One of the biggest players in the iGaming industry has landed another big deal with an industry veteran. Microgaming’s library of player-favourite titles has gone...

Caesars withdraws from Greek casino licencing
Caesars withdraws from Greek casino licencing

Thu, May 9, 5:44pm by Staff Writer

Casino operator Caesars Entertainment’s interest in Greece’s Hellinikon licence derby has ended after further delays to the process. Calvin Ayre is reporting...

Marina Bay Sands drops $10m lawsuit against Australian gambler
Singapore cashing in on local casino entry fees

Wed, May 8, 1:54pm by Staff Writer

Higher entrance fees haven’t stopped rich Singaporeans or those feeling lucky from flocking to the country’s two casinos. Bloomberg is reporting that the...

Fast Track nominated for three awards
Fast Track nominated for three awards

Wed, May 8, 1:50pm by Staff Writer

Innovative iGaming technology and service provider Fast Track has been shortlisted in three categories at the prestigious EGR B2B Awards 2019, Calvin Ayre reports....

More new casino licences granted in Cambodia
NagaCorp plans Cambodian entry

Wed, May 8, 1:11pm by Staff Writer

NagaCorp’s founder is giving investors a $1.8 billion confidence boost by investing in what is becoming one of the world’s fastest growing gambling hotspots. The...

New gaming innovation centre at University of Nevada
New gaming innovation centre at University of Nevada

Tue, May 7, 12:53pm by Staff Writer

A Las Vegas casino and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas say they are partnering to create a teaching and practice space featuring a mock casino, hotel rooms,...

Monopoly-themed ad draws ire of regulator
Monopoly-themed ad draws ire of regulator

Tue, May 7, 12:23pm by Staff Writer

Gambling regulators have a Monopoly-themed online casino game in their sights after the board game’s familiar cartoon mascot – Rich Uncle Pennybags – could...

Treasure Island owner wants to buy up
Treasure Island owner wants to buy up

Tue, May 7, 12:07pm by Staff Writer

The Las Vegas Strip could be set for a shake up, with some of its largest casino operators eyeing off the prospect of buying Caesars Entertainment properties. The...

MGM layoffs won’t hurt Japan licence
Jobs cut at MGM Resorts International

Mon, May 6, 12:41pm by Staff Writer

MGM Resorts International says it expects to cut about 1,000 jobs by June. WREG is reporting that the layoffs include 254 jobs the company said last week it would...

Seven bidders for Osaka Integrated Resort licence
Osaka will be the home of Japan’s first Integrated Resort

Mon, May 6, 12:27pm by Staff Writer

The Japanese city of Osaka is in the box seat to be the first to develop an integrated resort in the country, according to Forbes. None of Japan’s other larger...

More workers in gambling manufacturing
More workers in gambling manufacturing

Mon, May 6, 12:13pm by Staff Writer

The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced Thursday the passage by the Nevada Legislature of Assembly Bill 221 that expands the state’s...

Dubbo woman a multi millionaire
Dubbo woman a multi millionaire

Fri, May 3, 8:55am by Staff Writer

A near $5 million lotto prize that was unclaimed for more than a week has been claimed, with a young Dubbo mother coming forward. A store in the New South Wales...

Macau undergoing change but for the better
Macau casinos sluggish but the worst may be over

Fri, May 3, 8:44am by Staff Writer

The revenue for Macau casinos fell the most it has in about three years as China’s sluggish economy continued its chilling effect on high-end customers. Analysts...

SkyCity shares up after online casino announcement
SkyCity Entertainment Group’s shares are down

Fri, May 3, 8:34am by Staff Writer

New Zealand shares sank this week, as muted earnings guidance from SkyCity Entertainment Group among others didn’t meet investors’ expectations. The NZ Herald is...

Lotto attracting more players after changes
Lotto attracting more players after changes

Thu, May 2, 12:34pm by Staff Writer

Wagering group Tabcorp is paying out more Powerball and Oz Lotto winners as its average top-end jackpot pools increase, attracting more gamblers and a revenue boom...

Wynn big donor to Republican Party
Gambling regulators fine Wynn Resorts $50 million

Thu, May 2, 12:29pm by Staff Writer

Gambling regulators in the American state of Massachusetts have come down hard on Wynn Resorts, fining them US$35 million (A$50 million), but is crucially allowing...

Tennessee one step closer to betting legalisation
Tennessee one step closer to betting legalisation

Thu, May 2, 12:19pm by Staff Writer

The US state of Tennessee is poised to become the latest to authorise sports betting within its borders after the governor said he wouldn’t stand in the...

Encore given tick of approval
Wynn preparing for regulatory announcement

Wed, May 1, 2:13pm by Staff Writer

Wynn Resorts has won endorsement from two proxy advisory firms for proposed board changes as the gambling giant looks to repair its damaged corporate reputation with...