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UN banned businessman is a Crown Casino high roller
UN banned businessman is a Crown Casino high roller

Sat, Oct 19, 9:16am by William Brown

A businessman who was blacklisted by the United Nations and Australia for funding a war criminal was a Crown Resorts VIP room gambling high roller despite being...

Billionaire Pansy Ho eyeing Brazil casino resort
Billionaire Pansy Ho eyeing Brazil casino resort

Thu, Oct 17, 5:27pm by Ethan Anderson

Pansy Ho, is worth an estimated $4.3 billion by Forbes, and chair of her family’s Shun Tak Holdings shipping and hospitality empire has expressed a desire to...

Betzest launches PG Soft gaming content
Betzest launches PG Soft gaming content

Thu, Oct 17, 5:19pm by Charlotte Lee

Online Casino Betzest has increased its gaming offering by launching the full suite of Pocket Games Soft (PG SOFT) online gaming content. The deal the full...

Nevada regulators looking to ban Steve Wynn
Nevada regulators looking to ban Steve Wynn

Thu, Oct 17, 3:54pm by William Brown

The Nevada Gaming Control Board is moving to ban Steve Wynn, casino mogul and the modern Las Vegas Strip pioneer following accusations of sexual harassing a number...

Staff at Melbourne's Crown casino set to strike
Staff at Melbourne’s Crown casino set to strike

Wed, Oct 16, 2:22pm by Mia Chapman

Staff of Melbourne’s Crown Casino are not happy over their pay. With its union, United Voice, they are fighting for better pay and job security and are in the...

Wallan residents encouraged to go to VCAT
Wallan residents encouraged to go to VCAT

Wed, Oct 16, 2:15pm by Ethan Anderson

A Wallan pub looking to add an extra 20 poker machines to its venue is facing stiff resistance from residents. Last Thursday night, a public meeting was held against...

New allegations see fresh demands for a Crown Casino inquiry
New allegations see fresh demands for a Crown Casino inquiry

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm by Charlotte Lee

Claims of a limousine driver will be used by Independent MP Andrew Wilkie in his calls for a royal commission into Melbourne’s Crown Casino. But Crown rejected the...

Caesars lift resort fees at three Vegas locations
Caesars lift resort fees at three Vegas locations

Tue, Oct 15, 2:54pm by William Brown

Caesars Entertainment Corp are set to lift resort fees at three of its Vegas properties from today. The resort fees at on-strip Caesars Palace and Nobu Hotel Caesars...

Star Group merger could see Flutter sell Paddy Power
Star Group merger could see Flutter sell Paddy Power

Tue, Oct 15, 2:42pm by Noah Taylor

Last week it was announced gambling operators, Irish based Flutter Entertainment PLC and Canada’s The Stars Group would merge in a  £10 billion deal. The deal...

Darebin council wins anti-gambling case with local RSL
Darebin council wins anti-gambling case with local RSL

Mon, Oct 14, 3:21pm by Mia Chapman

Darebin City Council has won its appeal to stop the Darebin RSL from adding 15 more gaming machines, who has been dumped in the face of a Supreme Court challenge....

Tabcorp acquires David Gallop to join its board
Tabcorp acquires David Gallop to join its board

Mon, Oct 14, 3:05pm by Ethan Anderson

Outgoing Football Federation Australia (FFA) chief executive David Gallop will join the board of wagering giant Tabcorp in a major acquisition for Australia’s...

Management disruption an issue for Donaco International
Management disruption an issue for Donaco International

Mon, Oct 14, 2:17pm by Charlotte Lee

Donaco International has attributed management disruption as the major issue in business stability following release of its 2018-19 financial statements. The...

GentingBet releases Red Tiger gaming content
GentingBet releases Red Tiger gaming content

Fri, Oct 11, 1:26pm by Noah Taylor

GentingBet have launched new content from Red Tiger Gaming, in a recently signed partnership between the two organisations. The online gambling operation of UK...

Spectrum Group expanding Asian operation
Spectrum Group expanding Asian operation

Fri, Oct 11, 1:21pm by Mia Chapman

United States-founded consultancy, Spectrum Gaming Group has announced plans for expansions for its Asia operations. The planned expansion is directly related to...

First license suspension under demerit system takes place
First license suspension under demerit system takes place

Thu, Oct 10, 7:59am by Charlotte Lee

Victoria has issued its first licence suspension under the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) demerit system. The Bass Lounge, situated...

Over $9 million spent on pokies in Greater Bendigo
Over $9 million spent on pokies in Greater Bendigo

Thu, Oct 10, 7:46am by William Brown

Electronic gaming machine use has soared in Greater Bendigo with over $9 million spent over the first two months of the 2019/20 financial year. The Victorian...

Concerns about government position on Pyrmont precinct
Concerns about government position on Pyrmont precinct

Wed, Oct 9, 9:07am by Noah Taylor

Questions have been raised regarding the NSW Government’s recent comments of the development of the CBD fringe town of Pyrmont. At a media conference last week,...

Mitchell shire appeals poker machine approval to VCAT
Mitchell shire appeals poker machine approval to VCAT

Wed, Oct 9, 9:03am by Mia Chapman

A decision made earlier this year by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) for the approval of the additional 20 poker machines has...

Warrnambool poker machine losses rise
Warrnambool poker machine losses rise

Wed, Oct 9, 8:42am by Ethan Anderson

Poker machine use in Warrnambool continues to rise within the region. In August, $1,801,202 was poured into poker machines in Warrnambool, an increase from...

Simon Brandstrom does it again after winning main event
Simon Brandstrom does it again after winning main event

Tue, Oct 8, 11:39am by Charlotte Lee

Simon Brandstrom has emerged victorious in the World Poker Tour (WPT) champion in the UK main event held at Nottingham’s Dusk Till Dawn. His win was with a...

Caledonia a key player in major gambling merger
Caledonia a key player in major gambling merger

Tue, Oct 8, 11:31am by William Brown

Caledonia (Private) Investments have been involved in a major global online gambling merger that is set to have a major impact on the Australian wagering industry....

Geelong and Wyndham residents losing big on pokies
Geelong and Wyndham residents losing big on pokies

Tue, Oct 8, 11:22am by Noah Taylor

More than $20 million was poured into poker machines across the Geelong and Wydham region over the month of August according to data released as part of Gambling...

MGM reaches settlement with shooting victims
MGM reaches settlement with shooting victims

Mon, Oct 7, 9:15pm by Mia Chapman

MGM Resorts have agreed to pay out approximately A$1.1 Billion dollars after a mass shooting at one of their resorts in 2017. On October 2, 2017 Stephen Paddock shot...

ATO seeking assistance in obtaining unpaid tax
ATO seeking assistance in obtaining unpaid tax

Mon, Oct 7, 9:08pm by Ethan Anderson

Chinese billionaire real estate developer Huang Xiangmo is in the sights of the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), where he is alleged to owe $140 million in taxes....

Hotel and casino issues lead to change in rules
Hotel and casino issues lead to change in rules

Mon, Oct 7, 8:57pm by Charlotte Lee

The publication of a Greater Sydney Commission precinct review has led to the NSW Government confirming it will take action. According to 10 Daily, the state...

QTech announces new slots tournament
QTech announces new slots tournament

Fri, Oct 4, 8:53am by William Brown

Asia-focused online gambling provider QTech Games announced dates for its next network slot tournament. Casino News Daily reports the tournament will run from...

Swedish regulator takes online casino to task
Swedish regulator takes online casino to task

Fri, Oct 4, 8:46am by Noah Taylor

Online gambling group Aspire Global said Tuesday that it would fight a lawsuit against one of its online casino brands by the Swedish Consumer Agency over alleged...

Palms Casino GM steps aside
Palms Casino GM steps aside

Fri, Oct 4, 7:51am by Mia Chapman

The general manager of the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas has resigned, according to a company statement. News Las Vegas reports that Jon Gray was general manager...

Ninja Casino gets fresh start
Ninja Casino gets fresh start

Thu, Oct 3, 2:26pm by Ethan Anderson

The Ninja Casino domain has been officially transferred to the Finnplay Subsidiary – Viral Interactive. Subject to regulatory approval, the Ninja Casino online...

Mitchell shire appeals poker machine approval to VCAT
Community groups vying for pokies cash in Casey

Thu, Oct 3, 2:15pm by Charlotte Lee

Community groups in the Victorian shire of Casey will be able to cash in up to $10,000 from pokies money generated by the Lynbrook Hotel. Berwick News reports that...

South Australia’s pokies could soon take banknotes
South Australia’s pokies could soon take banknotes

Thu, Oct 3, 2:11pm by William Brown

Members of the South Australian government are facing criticism for one of its proposed gambling reforms. Players will be able to use banknotes in pokies instead of...

New blackjack title for NetEnt
New blackjack title for NetEnt

Wed, Oct 2, 1:24pm by Noah Taylor

Swedish online casino content supplier NetEnt has expanded its library of live casino games with the recent roll out of its Perfect Blackjack title. Casino News...

Asian casinos growing rapidly
Asian casinos growing rapidly

Wed, Oct 2, 8:09am by Mia Chapman

Asian countries have quickly got used to the billions in tax revenues from dozens of luxury casino resorts. Chasing wealthy Chinese tourists amid an economic...

US casino overpaid pokies taxes
US casino overpaid pokies taxes

Wed, Oct 2, 8:01am by Ethan Anderson

A casino north of Philadelphia overpaid taxes on its slot machines to the tune of more than $1.1 million, but Pennsylvania state officials say they’re keeping the...

New lawsuit against Wynn’s former CEO
New lawsuit against Wynn’s former CEO

Tue, Oct 1, 4:22pm by Charlotte Lee

Workplace hostility continues for female employees at Wynn Resorts, according to a class action lawsuit filed last week against the Las Vegas-based casino operator....

MGA goes hard on licence breaches
MGA goes hard on licence breaches

Tue, Oct 1, 4:12pm by William Brown

The Malta Gaming Authority has gone tough on one of its licensees over serious violations of compliance and enforcement rules. The regulatory body announced earlier...

Mohegan Gaming unveils new concept for Athens resort
New Greek casino hotting up

Tue, Oct 1, 3:56pm by Noah Taylor

It is down to just a few US companies vying for a vital casino licence central to the $8 billion development of the abandoned Hellenikon International Airport in...

SkyCity grows brand with hotel management
SkyCity grows brand with hotel management

Mon, Sep 30, 11:52am by Mia Chapman

New Zealand’s SkyCity Entertainment Group has moved to grow its hotel portfolio by creating a dedicated hotel management company in an effort to create a wider...

Casino Canberra losses pile up
Casino Canberra losses pile up

Mon, Sep 30, 11:48am by Charlotte Lee

The losses for Casino Canberra have been piling up. Casino Aus reports that with the reporting of the first half of 2019, the casino lost another $2.5 million....

Concerns about government position on Pyrmont precinct
Quick review of Pyrmont planning ordered

Mon, Sep 30, 11:43am by Ethan Anderson

The government body conducting a snap review of planning controls in Pyrmont has been handed an “impossible task” that “risks eroding trust” in the system,...

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...

Mitchell shire appeals poker machine approval to VCAT
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...

Crown workers threaten strike action
Crown workers threaten strike action

Fri, Sep 27, 8:03am by Staff Writer

Crown Casino workers are threatening to walk off the job or refuse to serve alcohol during the spring racing carnival as a wage stoush deepens. The Brisbane Times...

Bangladesh might set up foreigner casino
Bangladesh might set up foreigner casino

Thu, Sep 26, 1:34pm by Staff Writer

Bangladesh is considering setting up foreigner-only casino zones following a major crackdown on illegal gaming venues in the country’s capital Dhaka. Calvin Ayre...

Calls to open casinos in Ecuador again
Calls to open casinos in Ecuador again

Thu, Sep 26, 10:03am by Staff Writer

The Association of Former Casinos Workers of Ecuador held a fresh protest in Guayaquil, Ecuador’s largest city, against the prohibition of casinos this July. The...

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...

Rio Hotel and Casino sold by Caesars
Rio Hotel and Casino sold by Caesars

Wed, Sep 25, 8:12am by Staff Writer

Casino operator Caesars Entertainment has sold its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Calvin Ayre reports the venue, which has hosted the annual World...

Osaka casino down to three bidders
Osaka casino down to three bidders

Wed, Sep 25, 8:03am by Staff Writer

The race for the development of an integrated resort in the Japanese city of Osaka has narrowed to just three bidders. Casino News Daily reports that MGM Resorts...

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...

Proposed Star building a challenge for architect
Proposed Star building a challenge for architect

Tue, Sep 24, 1:08pm by Staff Writer

An architect appointed to review a contentious proposal for a residential and hotel tower at the Star Casino in Sydney has described the building as “challenging...

Microgaming and Mansion team up
Microgaming and Mansion team up

Tue, Sep 24, 12:38pm by Staff Writer

One of the most well known developers and providers of online casino games recently announced that their diverse library of content will now be available at all the...

Cincinnati Casino sold for $745m
Cincinnati Casino sold for $745m

Mon, Sep 23, 5:56pm by Staff Writer

Hard Rock International and VICI Properties completed this past Friday the purchase of JACK Cincinnati Casino in a $745 million deal. Casino News Daily reports that...

MGM in talks to sell Circus Circus
MGM in talks to sell Circus Circus

Mon, Sep 23, 5:45pm by Staff Writer

Casino and hospitality giant MGM Resorts International is reportedly in talks with real estate tycoon Phil Ruffin about a potential sale of its Circus Circus...

Trio of lucky punters share Powerball prize
Trio of lucky punters share Powerball prize

Mon, Sep 23, 5:38pm by Staff Writer

Lottery officials have revealed the location where a mystery Queensland shopper purchased their $50 million dollar winning ticket. 9 News reports that an inner-city...

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 shifts Japanese resort ambitions
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...

Palms Casino GM steps aside
Palms Casino to get glass roof for pool parties

Thu, Sep 19, 7:46am by Staff Writer

The Palms Casino Resort just closed down its outdoor pool area for a massive renovation. EDM Tunes reports that the renovation is to construct a huge glass dome that...

MGM reaches settlement with shooting victims
Mohegan enters unchartered territory in Vegas

Thu, Sep 19, 7:37am by Staff Writer

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment is set to become the first tribal casino operator on the Las Vegas Strip after entering into a multi-year agreement with JC...

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...

Mitchell shire appeals poker machine approval to VCAT
Monbulk Bowling Club to add 10 new pokies

Wed, Sep 18, 8:02am by Staff Writer

Monbulk Bowling Club will soon add 10 pokies to its gaming room. The Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation approved the club’s application to...

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,...

Trio of lucky punters share Powerball prize
Powerball jackpot hits $150m

Tue, Sep 17, 7:53am by Staff Writer

Powerball has rocketed to a historic $150 million for next Thursday’s draw – a division one prize that has never been seen before in Australian lottery...

Crown and Melco deal stalls
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...

UN banned businessman is a Crown Casino high roller
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...

Ainsworth licking its wounds after poor financial year
Ainsworth licking its wounds after poor financial year

Fri, Sep 13, 3:22pm by Staff Writer

It wasn’t a good financial year for Ainsworth Game Technology, but that wasn’t wholly unexpected. Casino Aus reports that in April, Lawrence Levy was appointed...

Mobile poker deal could reach millions of players
Mobile poker deal could reach millions of players

Fri, Sep 13, 3:16pm by Staff Writer

Mobile-focused developer and supplier of casino content OneTouch has signed an integration deal with poker platform provider EvenBet Gaming, the two companies...

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 extends partnership with major casino brand
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...

Whittlesea council calls for urgent pokies reforms
Whittlesea council calls for urgent pokies reforms

Thu, Sep 12, 8:37am by Staff Writer

City of Whittlesea councillors in Victoria were united at last Tuesday’s council meeting on calls for gaming machine reform throughout the municipality. Councillor...

Casino Canberra losses pile up
Casino Canberra’s days could be numbered

Wed, Sep 11, 7:49am by Staff Writer

Losses at Casino Canberra have the ACT government thinking about development possibilities for the ailing casino. Riot Act reports the company that owns the casino...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain

Wed, Sep 11, 7:44am by Staff Writer

The Fifth Estate has taken a unique perspective on the Star casino’s planning application in Sydney and its controversial tower proposal. Perhaps “cynical...

Unique offering from Red Rake Gaming
Unique offering from Red Rake Gaming

Wed, Sep 11, 7:37am by Staff Writer

The latest online casino game release from Red Rake Gaming is unique. Casino Aus reports that most new games delivered to the online casino space are slots. Aussie...

FortuneJack library expands
FortuneJack library expands

Tue, Sep 10, 8:20am by Staff Writer

FortuneJack casino continues to expand its library with innovative and engaging content. This time it integrates games from Booongo. Key to Casino reports that...

More losses reported by Casino Canberra
More losses reported by Casino Canberra

Tue, Sep 10, 8:14am by Staff Writer

Casino Canberra’s losses have widened and its revenue has fallen in the first half of the year. The Canberra Times is reporting that Aquis Entertainment Limited...

Community groups outraged by gaming law changes
Community groups outraged by gaming law changes

Tue, Sep 10, 8:10am by Staff Writer

Community organisations in Western Australia have been left bitterly disappointed after the state’s virtual gaming machine ban was relaxed to allow punters to bet...

Las Vegas Sands draws big loan for Singapore expansion
Las Vegas Sands draws big loan for Singapore expansion

Mon, Sep 9, 8:36am by Staff Writer

Las Vegas Sands, the casino operator founded and controlled by billionaire mogul Sheldon Adelson is leveraging itself a little more. Calvin Ayre reported that the...

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...

SkyCity grows brand with hotel management
SkyCity NZ workers strike over pay

Mon, Sep 9, 8:23am by Staff Writer

SkyCity casino workers went on strike for a second consecutive week over pay rates, Casino Buzz reports. Unite union’s national secretary Gerard Hehir said the...

First time player wins New Jersey poker tournament
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...

Caesars lift resort fees at three Vegas locations
Caesars CEO under investigation

Fri, Sep 6, 12:08pm by Staff Writer

Caesars Entertainment’s soon-to-be chief executive officer Tom Regg was subpoenaed by the US Securities and Exchange Commission in relation to a probe into trading...

Star shareholder has alleged ties to organised crime
Star shareholder has alleged ties to organised crime

Fri, Sep 6, 12:02pm by Staff Writer

A major shareholder in casino heavyweight Star Group has strong links to a Hong Kong businessman banned from any involvement in rival Crown’s new Barangaroo...

Japan integrated resort bids heat up
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 stocks down after poor August
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...

Caledonia a key player in major gambling merger
Melbourne’s gambling policy stalemate

Wed, Sep 4, 2:11pm by Staff Writer

Melbourne City Council has created a special committee to progress its new gambling policy. CBD News reports that former Mayor Robert Doyle’s team no longer...

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...

ILGA to examine Crown Resorts sale
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...

Casino investors get a win in Vietnam
Casino investors get a win in Vietnam

Tue, Sep 3, 1:40pm by Staff Writer

Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance is seeking to relax the requirements for casino investors in a bid to boost development activity in the country’s special...

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....

Crown and Melco sale payment stalls
Crown and Melco sale payment stalls

Mon, Sep 2, 3:05pm by Staff Writer

Billionaire casino owner James Packer is unlikely to receive a second $880 million windfall from the sale of a major stake in Crown Resorts before Christmas, if it...

Pyrmont tower proposal planning issues remain
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...

Microgaming adds Rootz games to its network
Microgaming adds Rootz games to its network

Mon, Sep 2, 2:53pm by Staff Writer

Microgaming has added another online gaming operator to its ever-growing portfolio of clients. Casino News Daily reports that a recently penned deal with Rootz Ltd...