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USA Casinos Enjoying Good 2021, Canadian Casinos Struggle

Casinos in the USA are currently enjoying a fantastic start to the year. However, just across the border in the north, Canadian casinos are struggling. The Canadian Gambling industry is the polar opposite of the US market. The COVID virus has continued to affect Canada, forcing the countries casinos to remain closed. Record Start to […]

Caesars and Eldorado Forced to Sell Casinos

Caesars and Eldorado

Caesars and Eldorado Resorts are planning to merge in what will create a company estimated to be worth $17.3 billion. However, gaming regulators in the state of Indiana want the two businesses to sell three of its properties before the merger between the two is approved. The Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) raised concerns about economic […]

BetConstruct Licensed for Swedish Gambling

BetConstruct software

BetConstruct, one of the best online gambling software obtained a license from the Swedish Gambling Authority. The newly issued web gaming and betting license permit BetConstruct to work in Sweden. Moreover, they will supply their locally licensed products to those of its partners exploring growth prospects in the Swedish iGaming and the digital sports betting […]

Casino Giant Stanley Ho Dies

Stanley Ho

Stanley Ho was a king in the gambling industry and is best known for transforming the dreary, former Portuguese colony of Macau into the liveliest gambling hub on the Asian continent. His daughter, Pansy Ho announced his passing at a press conference earlier this week. She confirmed that Stanley Ho passed early afternoon on Tuesday […]

Are Regular Bettors Gambling More Frequently in Quarantine?

Gambling Survation Poll Results

According to a new Survation poll, 38% of British gamblers who class themselves as “frequent bettors” said that they were betting more during the pandemic. This isn’t surprising news, but 32% of other respondents say they gamble less. So, what does this mean for other gamblers, and what are governments going to do? Reportedly, politicians […]

Communities with Tribal Casinos Bearing the Brunt End of COVID-19

COVID-19 Outbreak Affects Tribal Casinos

Over the past few weeks, most land-based casinos have had to close their doors because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Tribal casinos have not been spared. However, the impact has been more severe on the Indian casinos. There are nearly 460 Indian casinos in the USA.   These tribal casinos exist not only for entertainment purposes. […]

Crown Resort Inquiry Exposes Australia’s Lax Gambling Laws

Crown Resort Inquiry Exposes Australia’s Lax Gambling Laws

The recent investigation into Australia’s marquee casino, Crown Resort, revealed just how less-stringent the laws are in Oz compared to anywhere else. The Crown Resort inquiry delved into the alleged money laundering that took place at the casino. The investigation is likely to render a verdict of whether the casino remains suitable to hold a […]

Atlantic City Casino Revenues Increase by 23%

The impressive 23% Atlantic City casino revenue increase has made headline in the US gambling industry. The 23% has proofed that the industry in Atlantic City has started the year on the right foot. The gambling-friendly city extended its streak of gaming revenue increase to a whopping 20 consecutive months in January. January is the […]

Macau Closures Could Extend Over Estimated Two-week Period

The Macau closures could take more than the estimated two weeks, says Las Vegas president Rob Goldstein. Macau casino closed down to protect the Special Administrative Region (SAR) citizens as well as the gaming employees against the coronavirus. However, Goldstein believes that the expected two-week closure may just be extended. Rob Goldstein was at the […]

Killer Virus Threatens Macau Casinos

Killer Virus Threatens Macau Casinos

The recent outbreak of Coronavirus has sent Macau casinos stock plunging after tourists flow into the Chinese region fell. It is reported that approximately 80% of mainland Chinese visitors have dropped compared to the same time last year. In fact, as the Lunar New Year celebrations continue, there is a suggestion that some of the […]

Gambling Group from China Illegally Uses the name Grand Lisboa Macau

grand lisboa macau used for illegal gambling

About 400 suspects have been arrested by Vietnamese authorities that worked together with China’s Ministry of Public Security and Zhuhai Police. The suspects were taken into custody from Haiphong City. They were operating an unlawful gambling business worth $437 million and charged for it. Ten Haiphong City apartment buildings were used to operate 187 sports […]

Wynn Macau Brand Used in Web Casino Scam

Wynn Macau Web Casino Scam

A web casino scam aimed at Asian investors has been exposed after using the Wynn Macau brand to lure in investments. Allegedly, the Wynn Resorts arm in the Chinese Special Administrative Region has been used as a trap for stakeholders into an illegal web casino venture. China is firmly against online wagering, including casinos. In […]

Crown Casino Criticized for Allowing UN-Sanctioned Player to Gamble

crown allowed un-sanctioned gambler inside the casino

Renowned Australian casino, Crown Resorts is facing yet another scandalous week in the news after it was revealed that they allowed an alleged arms dealer to gamble at the casino. The United Nations had sanctioned Indonesian tycoon who had links to arms trading with former Liberian president and warlord, Charles Taylor. It is reported that […]

Global Gaming Expo Officially Kicks Off in Las Vegas

Global Gaming Expo US

The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) has officially kicked off in Las Vegas, Nevada this past Monday. G2E is an annual event where members of the gaming community come together for a first glimpse at new products and technological developments in the online gaming space. The Global Gaming Expo is also the biggest gaming event to […]

Apple and Google Remove Hundreds of Chinese Gambling Apps

Apple And Google Remove Chinese Gambling Apps

Two of the world’s biggest brands, Apple and Google have cut out hundreds of apps from their shop. The companies said that they are unlawful gambling apps that were displayed as non-gambling products. Trend Micro, a cyber-security business had revealed that their research discovered hundreds of Chinese-facing gambling apps that were masked as legal apps […]

Alienstock Outcome Betting Lines Open at Sportsbooks

Alienstock aliens in a car

A simple Facebook event about raiding Area 51 to “see them aliens” has led to a major cultural event in the Nevada desert, disrupting the normally quite town of Rachel. Alienstock, an alien-themed music festival that resulted from the post, has caused controversy with one of the organizers – Matty Roberts – disassociating himself from […]

Wynn Resorts Promises World’s Largest Casino in Japan

World's Largest Casino Promised

Wynn Resorts have promised the world’s largest casino should it win one of three gambling licences in Japan. The company has upped the ante on its lobbying campaign. The intention to build the largest Casino in Japan was revealed at a recent conference in Massachusetts. Chris Gordon, the leader of Wynn’s Resorts lobbying campaign, told […]

Microgaming Expands in Italy with SKS365 Deal

Microgaming Grows in Italy with SKS365 Deal

Microgaming, one of the leading brands in the iGaming world, has expanded its presence in Italy – all thanks to its new partnership with the SKS365 Group based in Europe. SKS365 provides both gambling and sports betting services to customers under the Planetwin365 gaming brand. The gambling operator is licensed to operate in Italy, Serbia […]