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  • Initial consensus reached on Macau out-of-hours casino staff ban - The Gaming Inspection And Coordination Bureau (DICJ) of Macau has reportedly revealed that it has reached a preliminary consensus regarding the introduction of new rules that would prohibit gaming workers from entering casinos outside of their normal working hours. According to a report from the Teledifusao De Macau television and...
  • Valentine's Day Gifts & Heart Shaped Chocolates - Valentine’s Day is celebrated to show the love and affection to one’s love partner. There is a trend to celebrate this day by sending e-cards, letters, giving gifts or flowers and taking the partners to restaurants for a meal or celebrating the romantic nights in hotel. Some people like to...
  • Crown Resorts Limited to offload more of its business - After seeing 18 of its representatives arrested in China over the weekend, Australian casino operator Crown Resorts Limited has now reportedly confirmed previous speculation that it intends to offload some more of its international holdings. According to a report from GGRAsia citing a Thursday filing to the Australian Securities Exchange,...
  • Trial basis for Vietnamese citizens to gamble - During a recent meeting with local authorities in Quang Ninh province, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc announced that Vietnamese citizens will be permitted to gamble at two casino resorts on a two-year trial basis, according to local reports. The two casinos are both currently under development, one is located in...
  • Leaving NV Energy will cost Caesars $44 million - Caesars Entertainment Corp. will soon be shopping the wholesale market for its power supplies, as the company has agreed to ante up $44 million to no longer be a retail customer of NV Energy, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. In addition to the $44 million exit fee, Caesars has...

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90 speakers across 28 topics finalised for the Betting on...

London, September 12th, 2016: This week’s Betting on Sports Conference will offer the most comprehensive look at the betting industry ever seen, according to organisers SBC Events. From Brexit to Esports, marketing to ...

Britain’s Chelmsford racecourse approved for city’s first casino

Thoroughbred horse racing venue, Chelmsford City Racecourse, located in Essex, England, has been given the green light to open an all-night casino, according to EssexLive. The venue, located near Chelmsford was approved ...

Leeds getting ready to welcome nation’s third largest casino

After beginning the process of obtaining a license in January of 2012, Global Gaming Ventures (Development) Limited has this week unveiled detailed plans for its new Victoria Gate Casino for the northern English city of ...

Expert speakers on regulation and new markets to present at...

February 1st, regulators and industry insiders will be sharing their expertise on the ever-evolving online gaming industry at the 6th Annual Regulatory Conference on International Online Gaming to be staged at the Cr...

Ladbrokes Coral Group launches following $2.81 billion merger

After 18 months of negotiations, British sportsbetting operators Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Group Limited have completed their $2.81 billion merger to create the biggest retail bookmaker in the United Kingdom with some 3,5...

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Indian entrepreneur wants to develop island casino resort in state of Andhra Pradesh

Indian entrepreneur wants to develop island casino resort in state...

Casinos in India are currently legalized only in Sikkim, Goa and Daman but in recent times a number of other states such as Karnataka,...
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern now in favor of legal sports betting

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern now in favor of legal...

David Stern – the former NBA Commissioner was one of those individuals who was opposed to legalizing the sports betting industry in the United...
Japanese politicians hear from casino proponents

Japanese politicians hear from casino proponents

Senior political figures were on hand earlier this week as the Japan Academy Of Integrated Resort And Gaming Studies held its 13th annual meeting...
Decree issued by Paraguay Gaming Board banning slot machines outside of special zones

Decree issued by Paraguay Gaming Board banning slot machines outside...

In an effort to protect minors and prevent underage gambling, a resolution banning slot machines outside of specifically designated gambling zones has been issued...
Pennsylvania legislator offers reassurance on casino tax debacle

Pennsylvania legislator offers reassurance on casino tax debacle

Despite adjourning for the remainder of the year last week without approving a measure that would have reinstated a local share tax on casino...
New Jersey legislators propose new bill to expand online gambling

New Jersey legislators propose new bill to expand online gambling

New Jersey legislators are continuing to look at new ways to boost the gambling industry in the state after the November referendum to approve...

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Vatican and Interpol no longer accepting FIFA funds

FIFA lost support Friday, June 12, 2015, from both the Vatican and Interpol due to fraud investigations. Interpol stated it would no longer take funding from FIFA, which is supposed to stop match fixing and other corrupt...

Chinese gamblers flock to Siberia’s Tigre de Cristal Casino

In spite of several unavoidable delays,  Tigre de Cristal Casino opened its doors on October 8, 2015 and is operating smoothly with landmark business in Russia’s Far East.  The Lawrence Ho creation (son of Macau...

Russian Gaming Week Sochi to be held October 27

Russian Gaming Week (RGW) Sochi will be held October 27 at the Sea Galaxy Hotel Congress & SPA in Sochi Russia. The event, organized by Smile-Expo will present a wealth of information and opportunities for those look...

RGW Sochi speakers to reveal more about new Russian gambling...

With billions of dollars already invested in infrastructure and facilities for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Russia is moving ahead with plans to populate another gambling zone, this one in the Krasnodar region and spe...

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Initial consensus reached on Macau out-of-hours casino staff ban

The Gaming Inspection And Coordination Bureau (DICJ) of Macau has reportedly revealed that it has reached a preliminary consensus regarding the introduction of new rules that would prohibit gaming workers from entering c...

Crown Resorts Limited to offload more of its business

After seeing 18 of its representatives arrested in China over the weekend, Australian casino operator Crown Resorts Limited has now reportedly confirmed previous speculation that it intends to offload some more of its in...

Suspected embezzler of Macau casino junket investor funds finally caught

In 2014, it was reported that a representative of the Kimren Group, Huang Shan, was believed to have been stealing from the junket operator. The Kimiren Group operated in Macau with VIP gaming rooms located in four local...

Macau posts seventh straight month of gross gaming revenue growth

In Macau, February reportedly saw monthly aggregated gross gaming revenues significantly exceed previous predictions from several industry analysts and record a seventh consecutive increase to $2.88 billion. According to...