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DraftKings issues statement regarding possible partnership with a New Jersey casino
The daily fantasy sports giant says it is "perfectly positioned to succeed" in a legal sports betting market as the possibility of a regulated sports wagering market in New Jersey looms.
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Konami Gaming announces two senior level appointments

Las Vegas-based subsidiary of the Konami Corporation, Konami Gaming Inc. has named Casey Whelan as its Vice President of games sales for North America, while Jay Bertsch will take on the role of Vice President of global system sales. Prior to the promotion, Bertsch served as senior director of system sales for more than ten […]
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Golden Nugget casino launches $100,000 nationwide giveaway
Atlantic City players can win comp dollars at over 600 of the nation's top restaurants.
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DraftKings seeking casino partners for sports betting
DraftKings says it has contacted potential casino partners in New Jersey with an eye to offering sports betting if the U.S. Supreme Court legalizes it. The Supreme Court is considering the state's challenge to a law limiting sports betting to just four states. A ruling could come as ...
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UKGC settles with Skybet over self-exclusion weaknesses

The Gambling Commission in the United Kingdom has levied a £1,000,000 penalty against Skybet for “failing to protect vulnerable customers,” according to a statement issued by the UKGC earlier this week. After an investigation, the commission determined that Skybet failed in their social responsibility by not honoring self-exclusion initiated by gamblers who might have felt […]
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NJSCOOP back in action this April

Top online poker room PokerStars has announced that the New Jersey Spring Championship of Online Poker is coming soon. The full schedule of the series has been released, offering players a total of 80 events with $1.3 million in guaranteed prize money up for grabs. The series will take place online in the state of […]
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Penn National shareholders approve Pinnacle acquisition
The company's shareholders voted to approve its proposal to issue shares of Penn common stock to stockholders of Pinnacle Entertainment.
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Juegos Miami registration up by over 40%

Juegos Miami, the bespoke event created to meet the business needs of the Pan Latin American and Caribbean gaming sectors, has captured the attention of the industry with registration of Director and C-Level delegates up by an impressive 42 percent, year-on-year. 

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Win Systems to showcase new casino products during FADJA

After a successful 2017 and 2018 thus far, with highlights such as ICE Totally Gaming especially, Win Systems is ready to continue extending its reach in the Americas by showcasing a large range of its casino management systems and products at Feria Americana De Juegos De Azar (FADJA) April 5-6 at the CORFERIAS International Business and Exhibition […]
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The top 10 largest U.S. jackpots
Players will have a chance at a $502 million jackpot in Friday night's Mega Millions lottery drawing, making the prize the 10th largest prize in the nation. Here is a look at ...
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New York Governor ‘not sympathetic’ to upstate casino’s plea for tax help

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (pictured) has reportedly dismissed any suggestion he may support a revised tax deal for the Del Lago Resort and Casino by declaring that the state should not ‘get into the business of bailing out private concerns’. According to a Wednesday report from NewYorkUpstate.com, Cuomo’s comment came after Tom Wilmot, Co-Chairman […]
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Paddy Power Betfair appoints new CFO

Jonathan Hill (pictured), the current Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for insurance and tourism group Saga plc, has been appointed CFO for Paddy Power Betfair plc (PPB:London) to begin his fall, according to a Wednesday statement (pdf) from the Dublin, Ireland-headquartered bookmaking business. The appointment is on the heels of a previous announcement by the bookmaker’s […]
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Esports Lights Up On the Vegas Strip

All-Star Culinary Program by Chef José Andrés, Epic Tournaments, Interactive Entertainment Combine for Unique Gaming Experience at Luxor Hotel and Casino

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"NOVOMATIC Americas to introduce an impressive variety of products to Tribal Gaming customers at NIGA 2018"

Curves are Cool! Supported by the NOVOMATIC Group, NOVOMATIC Americas is looking forward to highlighting its latest product innovations on Booth #546 at the National Indian Gaming Association’s upcoming trade show NIGA 2018 on April 17-20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Empire Resorts joins responsible gaming discussion

The renowned casino Empire Resorts raises awareness of problem gambling.

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Tigre de Cristal plans second stage

The second stage of the casino will expand the casino-resort, this time focusing on non-gaming facilities.

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Boyd Gaming welcomes Easter with property specials
At properties across southern Nevada, guests can enjoy a selection of Easter brunch specials on 1 April.
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Yggdrasil inks content deal with Stanleybet

Provider of superior online and mobile casino games, Yggdrasil Gaming, has inked a content deal with Liverpool-based operator and manager of sports betting shops, Stanleybet, which will see its wide range of titles in Italy. In addition to popular gaming content, Yggdrasil will also provide the operator with access to its social sharing tool, BRAG […]
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Top 10 reasons to visit The Hippodrome Casino in London
Besides being a cozy, atmospheric casino, The Hippodrome offers neat features such as a smoking terrace and stellar bar selection in addition to its impressive casino floor.
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Inside Asian Gaming And Reed Exhibitions Announce Ballroom At Mgm Cotai As Host Venue Of Inaugural Official G2E ASIA Awards As Official Website Is Launched

Public nominations are currently open for all of the 12 awards categories.

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Tigre De Cristal’s Phase II plans to focus on non-gaming amenities

As expected, the planning stage of the second phase of the Tigre de Cristal in the Primorsky Integrated Entertainment Zone (IEZ) outside of Vladivostok, Russia is now underway and will reportedly focus on non-gaming facilities. The purpose of a recent meeting between the management of the Primorsky Krai Development Corporation (JSC), the government-owned firm responsible for overseeing the […]
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JACK Cincinnati to host Thunder From Down Under and Johnny Gill
In April and May, these two musical acts will entertain guests at the Ohio casino.
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Caesars to invest in Maryland

Caesars will invest in its Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore, Maryland to boost economic situation.

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NetEnt AB goes back in time with new Hotline video slot

After unveiling its Asgardian Stones title late last month, online casino games innovator NetEnt AB has now revealed that it went back in time for the theme of its latest video slot innovation, Hotline. Stockholm-listed NetEnt AB described Hotline as a five-reel video slot that is the first to offer ‘a unique multi-level bonus bet […]
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Government Officials From The Taxation And Gaming Deparments Of Castilla La Mancha (Spain) Visit ZITRO

Zitro received an extraordinary visit from the Director of Taxation and Gaming of Castilla La Mancha (Spain), Ms. Susana Pastor, as well as the Head of Game Services of Castilla La Mancha (Spain) Mr. Javier Gómez.

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To enliven casino floor, Orleans puts virtual reality games to the test
Not only is the Virtual Zone Boyd Gaming's first foray into the virtual world, it also marks the first VR installation on a casino floor for IGT. The addition is aimed at drawing those who otherwise wouldn’t step foot in ...
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Golden Entertainment Incorporated inks estate-wide Synkros deal

American casino operator Golden Entertainment Incorporated has announced the signing of an agreement that will see it replace the existing management systems at four recently-acquired locations with the Synkros innovation from gaming machine innovator Konami Gaming Incorporated. Golden Entertainment Incorporated revealed that the coming months will see Synkros rolled out at its Aquarius Casino Resort […]
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Another Massive Cash Jackpot won at Table Mountain Casino
Just a week after a player won $114,177, a guest by the name of Sam took home $68,057.71 on a Triple Double Stars machine.
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Scientific Games launches Jin Ji Bao Xi™

After successfully launching Duo Fu Duo Cai in Macau, Scientific Games Corporation is ready to release another new title. The Asian linked progressive Jin Ji Bao Xi™ has been installed for the first time ever in Macau, set to launch in the Philippines and Cambodia in the near future. The new game is the latest […]
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Galaxy to Buy Wynn Stake

Galaxy Entertainment Group. Ltd. agreed to buy a stake in Wynn Resorts Ltd., in a surprise move linking two of the biggest operators in Macau and Las Vegas that could reshape the gaming landscape in the Chinese territory.

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Regulators in PA and WV approve Pinnacle sale to Penn National

Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ:PENN) is one step closer to becoming one of the largest regional casino operators in the U.S., after the Wyomissing, Pennsylvania-based owner operator announced that in separate meetings on Wednesday, its pending acquisition of rival Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNK) was approved by the West Virginia Lottery Commission (WVLC) and The Pennsylvania […]
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Riverboat casino may be on the cards for Monroe

Riverboat gambling could soon be coming to Louisiana’s eighth largest city after a state politician reportedly revealed that he intends to propose legislation that would reclassify a section of the Ouachita River in order to make it more attractive to casino operators. According to a Tuesday report from The News-Star newspaper, Marcus Hunter from the […]
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Mini-casino licence auction postponed in PA

The PGCB postponed the auction of a fifth mini-casino licence due to bad weather conditions.

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Japan Gaming Congress organisers announce four new agenda themes, diving into the complexity of IRs

Japan Gaming Congress, May 10-11, Conrad, Tokyo

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Pricing changes for multi-table tournaments coming to PokerStars this Monday

PokerStars is a top online poker room that offers players the best in cash gaming, poker tournaments and more. The brand recently announced a new chance to their fee structure for multi-table tournaments, with pricing changes set to take place beginning this Monday. Rake for certain MTTs will increase while others will be decreased. According […]
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CasinoFlex Systems to debut at FADJA Colombia

Systems solutions that are ideal for Colombian market will be showcased