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From September 17th through the 20th, the CasinoBeats Summit 2019 will take place alongside the Betting on Sports Week event, bringing operators, affiliates, suppliers and media companies, along with regulators and payment providers from the industry together to discuss the online casino sector and challenges the industry faces. Wazdan has announced they will be attending […]
California state legislature passed a bill (Fair Pay to Play Act) on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, which would permit college athletes to get paid for endorsement deals and the NCAA isn’t pleased. The bill is now in the hands of Governor, Gavin Newsom along with a response letter from the NCAA Board of Governors. From […]
Leading software provider, Pragmatic Play, has announced their latest slot title, Super Joker. The game is a 3×5 grid with 5 lines offering nine classic symbols. Players will find diamonds, fruit and BAR’s along with the wild Joker symbol. In the game, players have access to a Respin Until You Win feature, so once the […]
British entertainment and events management firm IMG has announced the signing of a deal that is to see its IMG Arena subsidiary supply live golf streaming and data services to Scientific Games Corporation for use by this firm’s OpenSports sportsbetting platform. The London-headquartered innovator used an official Monday press release to detail that the new alliance […]
American casino operator, MGM Resorts International, is reportedly engaged in advanced negotiations that could see it sell its MGM Grand and Bellagio Las Vegas properties to private equity firm, Blackstone Group, for approximately $7 billion. According to a Monday report from the Bloomberg news service, the giant casino firm is said to be exploring the […]
Spanish online gaming developer, Red Rake Gaming, has entered into a partnership with operator in a move that will see its entire games portfolio go live in the Romanian market. The strategic deal is on the heels of the Spain and Malta-based developer’s landmark partnership agreement with Italian online gambling joint-stock company, Microgame. “Without […]
Groupe Cogit has reportedly been granted a license to bring a first casino to French Guiana and it is now hoping to be able to commence operations at an interim gambling facility in the South American territory before the end of 2021. According to a Friday report from G3Newswire, Groupe Cogit already runs four casinos […]
As part of a campaign to refocus its business and American casino operator Jack Entertainment has reportedly detailed that it is to begin gradually shutting its main office in Detroit for the loss of some 92 jobs. According to a Wednesday report from Crain’s Detroit Business newspaper, the firm announced the move early last week […]
In the Philippines and the nation’s Finance Secretary has reportedly made good on an official pledge to crack down on all licensed online gambling operators found not to be paying the appropriate amount of tax. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, Carlos Dominguez III (pictured) used an official Friday meeting with members of […]
The Attorney General for Oklahoma has reportedly secured the services of a highly respected Michigan law firm as his office endeavors to renegotiate its gaming compacts with the state’s many casino-operating tribes. According to a Friday report from the Associated Press news service published by the Star Tribune newspaper, Mike Hunter has agreed to pay […]