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SkyCity reopens its Adelaide casino
SkyCity reopens its Adelaide casino

Thu, Jul 2, 8:56am by Charlotte Lee

New Zealand-based casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has reopened its gaming, entertainment and hospitality facilities in Adelaide and also revealed that...

Jumbo Interactive extends lottery resale agreement with Tabcorp
Jumbo Interactive extends lottery resale agreement with Tabcorp

Wed, Jul 1, 10:30am by Ethan Anderson

Online lottery ticket retailer Jumbo Interactive has extended its resale agreement with gambling giant Tabcorp until 2030, but will pay new fees which will crunch...

WSOP unveils part of its online schedule
WSOP unveils part of its online schedule

Tue, Jun 30, 9:54am by William Brown

In early June the World Series of Poker announced a change in tact for the 2020 season, planning to offer 85 tournaments, offering WSOP gold bracelets. Casino Aus...

Hong Kong and Macau travel bubble could boost casino trade
Hong Kong and Macau travel bubble could boost casino trade

Mon, Jun 29, 9:38am by Mia Chapman

Macau’s casinos are desperate for patrons and a travel bubble with neighbouring Hong Kong could go a long way to easing the pain of the coronavirus pandemic,...

Government inquiry into Crown set to resume
Government inquiry into Crown set to resume

Mon, Jun 29, 8:53am by Ethan Anderson

A New South Wales government enquiry into the Crown Resorts and Melco Entertainment deal has resumed for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic. Casino Aus...

Web searches for online casinos spike
Web searches for online casinos spike

Mon, Jun 29, 8:41am by Charlotte Lee

Traffic to illegal online casinos has surged in Australia amid the coronavirus pandemic. The number of web searches within Australia for “online pokies” jumped...

SkyCity enters into massive equity raising measures
SkyCity enters into massive equity raising measures

Fri, Jun 19, 9:20am by William Brown

New Zealand-based casino company SkyCity Entertainment Group has launched an A$215 million (NZ$230 million) equity raising to strengthen its balance sheet after...

New cryptocurrency casino to open
New cryptocurrency casino to open

Fri, Jun 19, 8:57am by Mia Chapman

BetProtocol and hodlbet have come together to launch a new casino, according to Times of Casino. BetProtocol is one of the most reputable and dependable names in...

Cashless casino payment methods are few in number
Cashless casino payment methods are few in number

Thu, Jun 18, 9:55am by Ethan Anderson

The American Gaming Association has released a report that providers a framework for regulatory flexibility allowing digital payments on the casino floor. Yogonet...

Mega Bank defers Donaco’s multi-million dollar payment
Mega Bank defers Donaco’s multi-million dollar payment

Thu, Jun 18, 9:49am by Charlotte Lee

Casino and hotel company Donaco International has welcomed the deferral of a payment owed to its principal lender. Market Herald reports the company’s main lender,...

BetMakers raises millions for US expansion
BetMakers raises millions for US expansion

Thu, Jun 18, 9:34am by William Brown

BetMakers Technology Group is set to raise $35 million through a placement to fund its growth into the United States. Market Herald reports that under the placement,...

Offshore gaming operators flourish in the Philippines
Offshore gaming operators flourish in the Philippines

Wed, Jun 17, 9:22am by Noah Taylor

Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators are being accused of catering to illicit Chinese gamblers. 9News reports that dozens of scantily dressed Filipina croupiers...

NSW poker machines fire up once more
NSW poker machines fire up once more

Tue, Jun 16, 8:30am by Charlotte Lee

Punters have flocked back to poker machines in New South Wales, with data revealing turnover is at pre-COVID-19 levels despite social distancing restrictions in pubs...

Live poker action is back this weekend
Live poker action is back this weekend

Tue, Jun 16, 8:09am by Noah Taylor

As the world struggles to adjust to the post-COVID19 world, the King’s Resort in Czech Republic is back with an exciting new calendar that promises to deliver the...

Pubs and TAB venues to reopen in Victoria next week
Pubs and TAB venues to reopen in Victoria next week

Mon, Jun 15, 10:23am by Mia Chapman

Victorians will have to wait one more week to be able to get back into PubTabs and TAB agencies following a Victorian Government announcement regarding a further...

Tassie casinos to reopen within a fortnight
Tassie casinos to reopen within a fortnight

Mon, Jun 15, 10:10am by Charlotte Lee

A Tasmanian gambling giant has set a date to reopen its casino as the coronavirus pandemic eases in Australia. The ABC reports that the Apple Isle’s gambling...

LA property developer bribes council member with Aussie casino trip
LA property developer bribes council member with Aussie casino trip

Fri, Jun 12, 12:48pm by William Brown

A billionaire Chinese property developer is alleged to have bribed a Los Angeles City Council aid with US$32,000 in casino chips and a trip to Australia. News.com.au...

China’s directive could hurt Crown Sydney
China’s directive could hurt Crown Sydney

Fri, Jun 12, 12:37pm by Mia Chapman

The Chinese government directive urging its citizens not to travel to Australia threatens to make Crown’s under construction $2.2 billion casino complex on Sydney...

New Zealand opens casinos without restrictions
New Zealand opens casinos without restrictions

Thu, Jun 11, 11:51am by Charlotte Lee

New Zealand moved to a level one coronavirus alert this week and Auckland headquartered gaming and entertainment firm SkyCity Entertainment issued a new business...

Live poker’s return is slow despite casino reopenings
Live poker’s return is slow despite casino reopenings

Thu, Jun 11, 11:44am by William Brown

Live poker in Australia ceased to exist by late March thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Casino Aus reports that what started as a unique flu-like virus in late...

Macau will look to reopen Chinese border
Macau will look to reopen Chinese border

Tue, Jun 9, 5:31pm by Mia Chapman

The Liaison Office of the Macau SAR has confirmed it will proactively express to the Beijing government the wishes of the Macau public to resume border operations...

Crown Melbourne reopens its popular restaurants
Crown Melbourne reopens its popular restaurants

Mon, Jun 8, 5:17pm by Charlotte Lee

Crown Melbourne started to open its restaurants doors for the first time in months last weekend. The Herald Sun reports some of Crown’s most famous restaurants,...

ICE Asia 2020 goes digital
ICE Asia 2020 goes digital

Mon, Jun 8, 5:06pm by William Brown

Asia’s newest gaming industry trade show and exhibition has been delayed due to COVID-19. Asgam reports that the inaugural ICE Asia is postponed until 2021, with...

ACT authorises pokies buyback
ACT authorises pokies buyback

Mon, Jun 8, 3:42pm by Noah Taylor

The ACT government has authorised its $15,000 pokie buyback initiative to assist clubs through coronavirus closures and further reduce the number of gaming machines...

Crown Casino reopens in Perth
Crown Perth prepares to open restaurants on Saturday

Fri, Jun 5, 9:12am by Mia Chapman

Crown Perth’s restaurants will soon reopen, but its casino doors will remain closed. WA Today reports that hospitality venues across Western Australia will reopen...

New Zealand opens casinos without restrictions
SkyCity reports encouraging trends since reopening

Fri, Jun 5, 9:05am by Ethan Anderson

New Zealand casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group said business has been “encouraging” since the company reopened its three local casinos following their...

Crown Sydney’s pokies fate sealed
Crown Sydney’s pokies fate sealed

Thu, Jun 4, 9:04am by William Brown

The New South Wales government has cemented the near term financial fate of James Packer’s Crown casino at Sydney’s Barangaroo, according to the Sydney Morning...

TAB closes retail outlet in Tasmania
TAB closes retail outlet in Tasmania

Thu, Jun 4, 8:47am by Mia Chapman

A Tasmanian betting agency will close its brick-and-mortar outlet, in another sign that online and pub betting is the way forward. Burnie’s TAB agency, in the...

Star signs agreement to be the only NSW casino with pokies
Star signs agreement to be the only NSW casino with pokies

Wed, Jun 3, 10:42am by Ethan Anderson

Star Entertainment has reached an agreement with the New South Wales government to set the casino tax rates from 2022 until 2041. Share Cafe reports Star...

SkyCity reopens its Adelaide casino
South Australian pubs and clubs eager to reopen

Wed, Jun 3, 10:33am by Charlotte Lee

Pubs and clubs across South Australia are urging the state government to ease the poker machine shutdowns that have been in effect since venues first shut in March....

Star inks government deal to keep pokies from new Crown hotel
Star inks government deal to keep pokies from new Crown hotel

Wed, Jun 3, 10:22am by William Brown

Star Entertainment has inked a deal with the New South Wales government that blocks its soon-to-be rival Crown Resorts from installing poker machines at its new...

Las Vegas casinos open for business
Vegas prepares to reopen casinos this week

Tue, Jun 2, 8:53am by Noah Taylor

A number of Las Vegas casinos said that they will be reopening this week after being closed for more than two months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Yahoo News...

Star to welcome guests back to casino in NSW
Star to welcome guests back to casino in NSW

Tue, Jun 2, 8:40am by Ethan Anderson

Star Entertainment Group has revealed it will increase capacity, including welcoming a small number of invited casino guests, as part of eased restrictions in New...

Encore to stop paying part-time workers
Encore to stop paying part-time workers

Mon, Jun 1, 11:26am by Charlotte Lee

Recently opened Encore Boston Harbour says it will stop paying approximately 850 part-time workers after Sunday, May 31, furloughing more than 10 per cent of its...

Clubs could welcome back crowds of 500 in NSW
Clubs could welcome back crowds of 500 in NSW

Mon, Jun 1, 11:10am by William Brown

New South Wales clubs could welcome crowds of more than 500 people in certain venues from Monday, according to a report by the ABC. An internal industry document...

UK gambling survey shows slight revenue dip
UK gambling survey shows slight revenue dip

Mon, Jun 1, 10:56am by Noah Taylor

Gambling revenue in the UK took a modest dip in the recent UK Gambling Commission survey, which doesn’t take into account the impact of COVID-19, which is outside...

Gambling tycoon Stanley Ho dies
Gambling tycoon Stanley Ho dies

Thu, May 28, 12:19pm by Charlotte Lee

The king of Macau’s gaming scene, Stanley Ho, has died at the age of 98. The Sydney Morning Herald reports the flamboyant gambling tycoon, whose alleged...

Aristocrat settles US lawsuits
Aristocrat settles US lawsuits

Tue, May 26, 3:55pm by William Brown

Australia’s largest gambling machine manufacturer has agreed to pay A$47.4 million to settle two lawsuits lodged in Washington State. Channel news reports the...

ACT authorises pokies buyback
NSW pubs and clubs seek tax break

Tue, May 26, 11:44am by Noah Taylor

Pubs and clubs are seeking further tax breaks from the New South Wales government on millions of dollars of gaming revenue as they prepare to reopen poker machines...

Doubts cast over Crown Resorts’ Sydney VIP market
Doubts cast over Crown Resorts’ Sydney VIP market

Mon, May 25, 3:47pm by Charlotte Lee

Gaming giant Crown Resorts has been wooing punters at some of Sydney’s largest clubs and RSLs, as doubts grow about visits from Chinese high rollers when its new...

Aristocrat Leisure reports spike in online game purchases
Aristocrat Leisure reports spike in online game purchases

Mon, May 25, 3:41pm by William Brown

Gambling and gaming giant Aristocrat Leisure saw a 20 per cent rise in player purchases for online activities in the month after the coronavirus pandemic forced...

New Zealand opens casinos without restrictions
SkyCity announces more job cuts amid the coronavirus pandemic

Thu, May 21, 12:28pm by Noah Taylor

SkyCity has announced that it has let go 700 more staff members amid the coronavirus pandemic. New Zealand is one of the countries that identified and contained...

Queen’s Wharf architects overhauls its workflow
Brisbane’s Queen’s Wharf starts to take shape

Wed, May 13, 8:03pm by Mia Chapman

Four new towers are emerging from the ground near George Street in Brisbane’s CBD. The Brisbane Times reports the new towers are part of the $3.6 billion privately...

Tasmania pokies closure results in $4m in punters’ pockets
Tasmania pokies closure results in $4m in punters’ pockets

Wed, May 6, 5:43pm by Ethan Anderson

The closure of poker machines in Tasmania due to the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in a $4 million reduction in gambling losses in the month of March, compared...

Australian casinos are planning for virus rebound
Australian casinos are planning for virus rebound

Tue, May 5, 7:43pm by William Brown

Australia was hit by the coronavirus pandemic as have most places around the world. Compared to other countries though, it has appeared to have reduced the damage...

Mega Bank defers Donaco’s multi-million dollar payment
Donaco releases first quarter figures

Mon, May 4, 10:52am by Mia Chapman

Australian casino operator Donaco International says its first quarter revenue has fallen 58.7 per cent year-on-year due to three months being “significantly...

Web searches for online casinos spike
Online poker play is booming

Mon, May 4, 10:44am by Ethan Anderson

With casinos and clubs in Australia shut amid the coronavirus pandemic, gamblers have flocked to online casinos. News.com.au reports that Australia’s online...

Lawrence Ho sells his Crown sales
Lawrence Ho sells his Crown sales

Fri, May 1, 1:32pm by Charlotte Lee

Casino tycoon James Packer has seen his potential exit from Crown Resorts go up in smoke after its single largest non-institutional shareholder, Lawrence Ho, sold...

Cyprus casinos back up and running
Melco sells Crown shares to US-based group

Thu, Apr 30, 10:09am by William Brown

Casino investor Melco Resorts and Entertainment has sold its 9.99 per cent stake in Australian gaming operator Crown Resorts to an entity “owned or managed” by...

UK gambling survey shows slight revenue dip
Gambling advertising to be removed from UK screens

Wed, Apr 29, 10:19am by Noah Taylor

The United Kingdom’s Betting and Gaming Council said all its members had voluntarily agreed to remove all forms of advertising for at least the next six weeks....

Aristocrat settles US lawsuits
Aristocrat cuts back on staff

Tue, Apr 28, 9:14am by Mia Chapman

Gaming giant Aristocrat Leisure will cut staff and impose pay cuts on employees and management as it copes with the fallout from coronavirus imposed lockdowns. The...

Tassie lotto winner yet to claim $1.6m prize
Tassie lotto winner yet to claim $1.6m prize

Mon, Apr 27, 12:50pm by Ethan Anderson

It’s been 170 days since a Tasmanian shopper bought a lotto ticket that resulted in a $1.6 million windfall and the money still has not been claimed. The Examiner...

Mega Bank defers Donaco’s multi-million dollar payment
Donaco to defer settlement of property dispute

Thu, Apr 23, 11:48am by Charlotte Lee

Donaco International says payments linked to a settlement of a long-running dispute with people that sold the firm Star Vegas Resort and Club, a Cambodian casino...

Newcastle punters could have saved big during month-long shutdown
Newcastle punters could have saved big during month-long shutdown

Mon, Apr 20, 11:24am by Noah Taylor

Punters in Newcastle’s Hunter region may have saved $28.7 million dollars by not playing the pokies in the 25 days since pubs and clubs closed, the New South Wales...

Aussie casino workers stood down en masse
Aussie casino workers stood down en masse

Mon, Apr 20, 11:17am by Mia Chapman

Australia has been one of the success stories so far in keeping the number of positive case and deaths from coronavirus to a minimum. Australia has recorded...

Government inquiry into Crown set to resume
Aussie casinos reveal survival strategies

Fri, Apr 17, 11:39am by Ethan Anderson

Australia’s two big casino groups, Crown Resorts and the Star Group have released details of their survival strategies in a bid to reassure investors they can...

Star secures $200m in debt funding
Star secures $200m in debt funding

Fri, Apr 17, 11:30am by William Brown

Casino group The Star Entertainment Group has secured $200m in additional debt funding and slashed its operating costs to just $10m a month as it hunkers down to...

No pubs, clubs and sport could direct punters online - expert
No pubs, clubs and sport could direct punters online – expert

Wed, Apr 15, 9:54am by Mia Chapman

With clubs and casinos shut down due to coronavirus, experts are concerned that problem gamblers are being enticed to move online where there are less regulations...

People turning to online gaming and alcohol amid coronavirus pandemic
People turning to online gaming and alcohol amid coronavirus pandemic

Tue, Apr 14, 9:38am by Charlotte Lee

A London photographer says he’s doing his best to stay healthy during the coronavirus lockdown, but that it’s really hard. “One of the things I do to lift my...

Crown Sydney project on track despite coronavirus pandemic
Sydney mayor flags concerns about Pyrmont developments

Tue, Apr 14, 9:31am by William Brown

Sydney lord mayor Clover Moore has warned the state government’s plan to allow development in Pyrmont must not be used to justify a revised proposal from The Star...

Tabcorp asks for rental relief
Tabcorp asks for rental relief

Tue, Apr 14, 9:16am by Noah Taylor

Leaked documents reveal betting giant Tabcorp is asking for a six month rent holiday from its commercial landlords after coronavirus forced the temporary closure of...

Betfair offers house price markets
Betfair offers house price markets

Thu, Apr 9, 1:30pm by Ethan Anderson

A global betting exchange is getting innovative with many sports and racing markets across the world off the market. 9 News reports that a betting exchange is...

TAB takes coronavirus hammering
TAB takes coronavirus hammering

Thu, Apr 9, 12:55pm by Charlotte Lee

Australia’s largest online gambling company, Tabcorp, has taken a battering from the cancellation of major sporting events and the shutdown licenced venues and TAB...

Red Rake’s latest offering is a hit
Red Rake’s latest offering is a hit

Fri, Apr 3, 10:11am by Noah Taylor

Red Rake Gaming’s latest game, 777 Heist, uses its trademark intricate detail to create the main character, the art museum, the Mona Lisa painting and other...

Union accuses Canberra Casino of misusing government entitlement
Aquis stands down staff from Canberra casino

Fri, Apr 3, 10:04am by Mia Chapman

Aquis Entertainment’s deal with Blue Whale Entertainment was called off after the two gaming entities were negotiating for more than a year, until Aquis was forced...

Betting merger given all clear by CMA
Betting merger given all clear by CMA

Thu, Apr 2, 12:02pm by Charlotte Lee

The Competition and Markets Authority investigation into the merger between two of the world’s betting firms has been given the all clear. Mirage News reports that...

Star to welcome guests back to casino in NSW
Payouts to Star Entertainment shareholders delayed

Thu, Apr 2, 11:55am by William Brown

The Star Entertainment Group is the latest to defer their payouts to shareholders as they cope with lockdown measures that have devastated their business....

Niche gambling markets offered as big leagues shut down
Niche gambling markets offered as big leagues shut down

Wed, Apr 1, 11:26am by Mia Chapman

With casinos shut and major sports cancelling or postponing their seasons, bookmakers and gambling sites are still finding ways to reach problem gamblers, experts...

Punter wins almost $1M on Madonna’s Vegas pokies
Punter wins almost $1M on Madonna’s Vegas pokies

Tue, Mar 31, 2:06pm by Charlotte Lee

Aristocrat’s most popular pokies, Madonna, gave a whopping payout of $931,640 to a lucky Hawaiian resident in October last year. Free Aristocrat Pokies reports the...

Casinos and poker Down Under take a hit during coronavirus
Casinos and poker Down Under take a hit during coronavirus

Tue, Mar 31, 12:47pm by William Brown

The world of live poker took a huge hit as the coronavirus pandemic spread across the world. Casino Aus reports that what started in China soon spread to other parts...

Customers report problems accessing The Lott’s website
Customers report problems accessing The Lott’s website

Mon, Mar 30, 1:18pm by Mia Chapman

Online gambling site The Lott has recently had a problem with regular users unable to access its payment gateway to buy a lottery ticket. Channel News reports that...

Flutter and TSG merger still on the cards
Flutter and TSG merger still on the cards

Mon, Mar 30, 8:58am by Charlotte Lee

One of the biggest mergers in gaming history is moving forward amidst the chaos of world markets, according to Casino Aus. Flutter Entertainment, the parent company...

Mega Bank defers Donaco’s multi-million dollar payment
Donaco’s casino operations slow down massively

Fri, Mar 27, 5:47pm by William Brown

Casino operator Donaco International says operations at its flagship Cambodian gaming venue have slowed to a crawl due to coronavirus. Calvin Ayre reports that on...

Aussie gambling operators hit hard
Aussie gambling operators hit hard

Fri, Mar 27, 5:40pm by Noah Taylor

Australia’s gambling operators are in full damage control mode after the government ordered their venues to close for up to six months to contain the coronavirus...

Star signs agreement to be the only NSW casino with pokies
Star stands down 90 per cent of its staff

Fri, Mar 27, 5:24pm by Mia Chapman

The Star Entertainment Group has been forced to stand down 90 per cent of its 9,000 strong workforce at its casinos on the Gold Coast, Brisbane and Sydney. My GC...

Woolworths pushes back hotels and drinks demerger
Woolworths pushes back hotels and drinks demerger

Thu, Mar 26, 1:34pm by Ethan Anderson

Billionaire hotelier Bruce Mathieson has backed Woolworths’ decision to push its $10 billion hotels and drinks demerger back to next year, as pubs and clubs are...

UK gambling survey shows slight revenue dip
Online gambling surge amid UK lockdown

Thu, Mar 26, 1:12pm by William Brown

Britons stuck at home due to coronavirus are hitting the online casinos, providing a boost for operators of virtual games such as blackjack and roulette. Bloomberg...

No pubs, clubs and sport could direct punters online - expert
Advocacy group wants online gambling legalised in US 

Thu, Mar 26, 12:39pm by Ethan Anderson

US online gambling advocacy group iDevelopment & Economic Association (iDEA) is calling on states to allow people to gamble online.   Vegas Slots...

KamaGames and Hard Rock team up for new games
KamaGames and Hard Rock team up for new games

Wed, Mar 25, 12:43pm by Mia Chapman

KamaGames has launched a new international alliance with Hard Rock International to make social casino games, starting with the Hard Rock Blackjack for mobile....

Greens MP wants pokies venue closures
Greens MP wants pokies venue closures

Tue, Mar 24, 12:15pm by Noah Taylor

The Tasmanian Greens have urged that pokies venues must close to save lives. Greens MP Cassy O’Connor said that it is reckless negligence towards at-risk people...

Star to welcome guests back to casino in NSW
Social distancing rules flouted by Aussie casino

Mon, Mar 23, 11:58am by Ethan Anderson

Images obtained by an Australian news outlet show that social distancing measures announced last week were not enforced on the gambling floor at Sydney’s Star...

SkyCity reopens its Adelaide casino
Eerie Adelaide venues amid coronavirus

Mon, Mar 23, 11:53am by Charlotte Lee

It was a Friday night with a difference at Adelaide Casino last weekend, the NT News reports. It ticked over 11pm on Friday night at the casino and punters were...

Pokies heir and neighbour battle over fence
Pokies heir and neighbour battle over fence

Fri, Mar 20, 12:50pm by Charlotte Lee

Geoff Ainsworth, pokies heir and philanthropist, bought up on the quiet suburban streets of waterfront Birchgrove some five years ago. Now that peace and quiet has...

ACMA warns against casino scam messages
ACMA warns against casino scam messages

Fri, Mar 20, 12:46pm by William Brown

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has warned the public to be wary of suspicious messages pretending to be from online gambling websites and not to...

Genting’s Malaysian casino closes
Genting’s Malaysian casino closes

Thu, Mar 19, 1:04pm by Noah Taylor

Genting Group’s Resorts World Genting property will temporarily close all operations effective Thursday, news emerged on Tuesday. Casino News Daily reports that...

Flutter and TSG merger still on the cards
Flutter flags revenue and earnings hit

Wed, Mar 18, 2:28pm by Mia Chapman

Irish gambling operator Flutter Entertainment warned investors that group revenue and earnings will take a big hit from the widespread cancellation and postponement...

Aussies top global gambling stats
Aussies top global gambling stats

Wed, Mar 18, 2:03pm by Ethan Anderson

Australians love to gambling and it’s reflected in global gambling statistics that Australians are the biggest gambling losers in the world. ABC News reports that...

Macau junkets urged not to lay off employees
Macau junkets urged not to lay off employees

Tue, Mar 17, 3:42pm by William Brown

Macau concessionaire employees have one less thing to worry about as their industry is crushed by the ongoing effects of the coronavirus. Calvin Ayre reports that...

Macau could face multi billion dollar deficit
Macau could face multi billion dollar deficit

Tue, Mar 17, 3:29pm by Noah Taylor

Macau could face a deficit of $5.99 billion in 2020, according to the University of Macau Chair Professor in Accounting and Finance Jean Chen. Calvin Ayre reports...

Government inquiry into Crown set to resume
Crown introducing social distancing

Mon, Mar 16, 3:06pm by Mia Chapman

Crown Resorts is introducing social distancing at its Melbourne casino in response to the coronavirus pandemic. 7News reports that Crown said on Monday it would keep...

Germany approves online gambling
Germany approves online gambling

Mon, Mar 16, 2:48pm by Ethan Anderson

The heads of Germany’s 16 states have recently approved the proposed legalisation of online casino games and online poker from July 1, 2021. Casino News Daily...

Eldorado and Caesars deal in jeopardy
Eldorado and Caesars deal in jeopardy

Sat, Mar 14, 4:19pm by William Brown

Eldorado Resorts chief executive officer Tom Reeg has called the acquisition of Caesars Entertainment a “home run for all of our stakeholders.” However, that...

Australia wants stricter gambling website access
Australia wants stricter gambling website access

Sat, Mar 14, 3:56pm by Charlotte Lee

According to a recommendation that has recently been made by a parliamentary cross-party committee, the Australian government should make more efforts to adopt an...

Hong Kong and Macau travel bubble could boost casino trade
Macau’s gaming tables are back in operation

Sat, Mar 14, 3:48pm by William Brown

Nearly half of Macau’s gaming tables are back in operation. Macau casinos had been allowed as of Monday to restart operation of an aggregate of 3100 gaming tables,...

Wynn Resorts responds to coronavirus
Wynn Resorts responds to coronavirus

Fri, Mar 13, 4:14pm by Noah Taylor

Wynn Resorts’ Las Vegas properties have increased staff at buffet stations as part of preventative measures amid the coronavirus outbreak, which the World Health...

NSW police probe NRL awards bet
NSW police probe NRL awards bet

Thu, Mar 12, 4:08pm by Mia Chapman

New South Wales police are investigating whether a punter who knew Craig Bellamy had been voted Dally M Coach of the Year days before it was announced used the...

Loot box loophole
Loot box loophole

Wed, Mar 11, 2:41pm by Ethan Anderson

Loot boxes have quickly gained a negative focus from gamers, being perceived as “pay to win rewards”. Calvin Ayre reports this has become a growing concern for...

Credit card gambling ban draws industry’s ire
Credit card gambling ban draws industry’s ire

Tue, Mar 10, 2:12pm by William Brown

After the UK Gambling Commission’s announcement that it would enforce a ban on credit card gambling sparked debates as to whether Australia should follow suit,...

Sports betting comes to Illinois and Michigan
Sports betting comes to Illinois and Michigan

Tue, Mar 10, 2:06pm by Noah Taylor

Legal sports betting is coming to both Illinois and Michigan this week, but only if bettors are willing to hoof it on down to a local casino. Calvin Ayre reports...

Vegas taking steps to stop coronavirus
Vegas taking steps to stop coronavirus

Mon, Mar 9, 2:00pm by Mia Chapman

Las Vegas gaming floor employees are quietly taking steps to minimise the risk that possible coronavirus germs could infect players or workers. Casino.org reports...