Donald Trump set to examine small casinos’ financial assistance plea

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In the United States and President Donald Trump (pictured) reportedly announced yesterday that he is to consider altering how a recently-passed piece of legislation is administered so as to enable small casinos and gambling enterprises to receive emergency financial relief. According to a Wednesday report from the Roll Call newspaper, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief ...

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Soft2Bet enters India’s massive emerging market with four hit brands

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As part of its continued global expansion, Cypriot-based iGaming company Soft2Bet has seen its list of target regions grow exponentially after entering India’s regulated market. For now, four of the firm’s popular consumer-facing brands including Nomini, a gaming platform operated by 7StarsPartners, the company’s own affiliate program; Wazamba, Campobet and online sports betting website, Rabona, ...

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Macau casino operators excluded from coming economic stimulus package

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Despite recording an almost 80% drop year-on-year in aggregated gross gaming revenues for March and the operators behind the 39 commercial casinos in Macau are reportedly set to be excluded from a coming $1.7 billion economic stimulus program. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the government for the former Portuguese enclave declared ...

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Push Gaming Malta Limited bringing its video slots to WilliamHill.com

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Online casino games developer Push Gaming Malta Limited has announced the signing of a deal that will see its complete portfolio of video slots made available to players via the domain at WilliamHill.com. The Valletta-headquartered firm used an official press release to detail that the new alliance is initially due to involve its five-reel ...

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PlaySugarHouse.com to launch virtual NASCAR races for sports bettors

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Virtual NASCAR races are coming to New Jersey. PlaySugarHouse.com has announced they are one of the first online sportbooks in the US to offer the option, set to begin betting with the 2020 eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series. Players in New Jersey will be able to log online and wager on virtual races with ...

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Joint study reveals online gambling on the rise due to coronavirus lockdown

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Analytics firm AlphaBeta and illion, an Australian credit bureau, teamed up recently to conduct a study regarding online gambling during the shutdown due to the coronavirus. The study showed that a 67% increase has been seen in the online gambling sector of Australalia in the past week when non-essential services were shutdown because of ...

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Red Rake Gaming boosts partner network via Royal Panda content agreement

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Red Rake Gaming has added yet another major iGaming brand to its partner network, after signing a content deal with online casino, Royal Panda. Under the terms of the new partnership deal, the operator will gain access to the Spain-based online casino game developer’s most popular slots, including top-performers such as Tiger and Dragon, ...

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NetEnt AB enters Switzerland following ISO 27001 certification

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Swedish online casino games developer, NetEnt AB, has announced that the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has awarded it with the coveted global ISO 27001 level of certification. The Stockholm-headquartered innovator used an official Wednesday press release to declare that the judgement involves the endorsement of a wide range of its processes including those ...

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Credit facility move for Asian casino operator Wynn Macau Limited

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The Wynn Macau Limited subsidiary of American casino operator Wynn Resorts Limited has reportedly drawn some $50 million from a revolving $74 million credit facility in an attempt to counter the ongoing financial impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the move from the Hong Kong-listed firm was ...

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FanDuel Group yanks West Virginia book on upcoming Presidential election

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In the American state of West Virginia and prominent sportsbook operator FanDuel Group has reportedly failed in an attempt to offer markets concerning who will be elected in November to serve as the nation’s 46th President. According to a Tuesday report from Legal Sports Report, the New York-headquartered innovator had hoped to become the ...

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Fugaso video slots coming to Max Entertainment online casinos

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Russian online casino games developer Future Gaming Solutions (Fugaso) has announced the inking of an alliance with iGaming operator Max Entertainment that is to see its complete portfolio of video slots offered to players via the domains at SlottyVegas.com and GoSlotty.com. The innovator behind such entertaining titles as the five-reel and 30-payline Trump It ...

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SiGMA Manila and AIBC Manila expos postponed to May 2021

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The coronavirus outbreak has shut down many businesses around the globe as well as events. It seems the ICE-SiGMA Asia DIGITAL interactive experience has now been affected as well. The SiGMA and the AIBC Manila expos were supposed to take place on June 8th and 9th. However, they have now been postponed until next ...

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Relax Gaming agrees content deal with Paf: boosts distribution network

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In a move that further expands its European footprint, B2B iGaming provider and aggregator Relax Gaming has teamed up with Finnish online casino operator Paf (Ålands Penningautomatförening). Under the terms of the partnership agreement, the Nordic gaming company will gain access to the provider’s vast library of proprietary content, to include its most recent ...

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Elk Studios provides alluring tale of vampires in new online slot game Blood Lust

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A desire for the unknown and the taste for blood can be found on the reels of Elk Studios new Blood Lust online slot game. The 5-reel, 3-row slot offers stacked reels and 99 paylines filled with action features. Spin and watch as you can earn boosted stacks, respins and activate a bonus round ...

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Betsoft signs content agreement with social casino Slot.com: Secures presence in Colombia via Rivalo

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Consistent with its strategic drive to expand its global footprint, Malta-based producer of quality iGaming products, Betsoft Gaming, has agreed a content partnership deal with social casino company, Slot.com. The extensive agreement blankets a broad range of the Valetta-headquartered supplier‘s content under the trademarked Slots3 umbrella and makes established favorites and new innovations available ...

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MGA Games expanding into Chile via Grupo LatamWin alliance

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Spanish online casino games developer MGA Games has announced the signing of a deal that is to see its entire portfolio integrated onto the Andes Systems electronic service platform from Chilean iGaming trendsetter Grupo LatamWin. The Barcelona-headquartered innovator used an official Tuesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that ...

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Financial troubles continue for firm behind Macau’s The 13 hotel

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In Macau and one of the companies behind the luxury The 13 hotel has reportedly applied for a ‘standstill’ order so as to prevent its bank from calling in a loan worth just over $319.9 million and potentially liquidating the company. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, Hong Kong-listed South Shore Holdings ...

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California tribe prevails in long-running land-into-trust endeavor

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In northern California and the Ione Band of Miwok Indians may soon be allowed to open a tribal casino after reportedly prevailing in its 15-year struggle to get 220 acres of land near the small city of Plymouth placed into trust. According to a Monday report from The Sacramento Bee newspaper, last week’s land-into-trust ...

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Nagasaki Prefecture persevering with integrated casino resort schedule

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In Japan and the government for Nagasaki Prefecture has reportedly announced that it still remains intent on launching the request for proposal (RFP) stage of its plan to secure one of the nation’s coming trio of integrated casino resort licenses ‘this spring.’ According to reports from GGRAsia and Inside Asian Gaming, the revelation means ...

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AvatarUX Studios blasts off with new PopRocks video slot

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Online casino games developer after AvatarUX Studios has announced its return to the Yggdrasil Game Server (YGS) Masters program for the launch of its new space-themed PopRocks video slot. The Hong Kong-headquartered innovator used an official Tuesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to describe its latest three-line title as an ‘awesome ...

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Ari Engel wins Event #3 of the Borgata Spring Poker Open Online Series

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The Borgata Spring Poker Open is a yearly event that poker players look forward to. Each year, players head to the Borgata Casino in Atlantic City to play, both amateurs and professionals alike. This year, however, the event was not going to take place due to the casino closures amidst the coronavirus outbreak. Instead ...

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Playson expands EU reach via new Comtrade Gaming partnership agreement

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Maltese based software developer Playson has partnered with Comtrade Gaming in a deal that will see its full slots portfolio made available to the premier technology supplier. Included in the integration onto the independent software supplier’s Enterprise Gaming Platform, iCore, will be favorites such as the Norse-themed title, Vikings Fortune: Hold and Win, Rome: Caesar’s Glory, and ...

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Booming Games takes classic approach with new online slot Arabian Spins

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The popular Aladdin tale is on the reels again, this time by Booming Games. The developer has decided to take a classic approach with their new online slot game Arabian Spins, offering a low volatility 3×3 grid with 10 paylines. The game includes old-school features with crisp graphics, bringing the story of the hero ...

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Greentube increases presence in Switzerland’s iGaming market via Casino Davos deal

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In keeping with its strategic growth across Switzerland, leading developer and supplier of iGaming solutions, Greentube, has gone live with Casino777.ch, the popular online brand of Casino Davos. Favorites among Swiss land-based players, including top-performing games from the Novomatic Interactive division including the Super Cherry series, Queen Cleopatra and the Christmas-themed title, Wish Upon ...

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Connecticut Governor dismisses tribal online gaming legalization plea

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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont (pictured) has reportedly dismissed a plea that he should use his emergency powers to unilaterally grant the state’s two casino-operating tribes the right to offer online gaming during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a Friday report from The Connecticut Mirror, the request on behalf of the Mohegan Tribe and ...

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Singapore casinos fall victim to temporary coronavirus closure orders

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The government of Singapore has reportedly ordered the city-state’s two giant integrated casino resorts to close for a month as it steps up efforts to combat a coronavirus pandemic that is so far thought to have killed six locals. According to a report from GGRAsia, the move means that the 1,500-room Resorts World Sentosa ...

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California tribal casinos facing potentially ‘crippling’ re-opening costs

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Many of the tribal casinos in California recently closed as part of the state’s campaign to help stop the spread of the potentially-deadly coronavirus pandemic could be seriously wounded should they not be allowed to re-open before June. According to a Sunday report from The Desert Sun newspaper, this is the opinion of Jef ...

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LeoVegas creates better customer experience by migrating 12 brands to proprietary technical platform

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During the first quarter of the year, LeoVegas migrated several brands to its proprietary technical platform. The company operates in the United Kingdom, under the collective name of Rocket X. Such brands as Bet UK, 21.co.uk and Pink Casino have been moved now to the platform, better able to offer a more focused and ...

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Colorado gaming regulators continue to approve sports betting licensing

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Colorado gaming regulators have approved 32 more licensing for the sports betting industry of the state. In the approvals this time around, six online operators and eight casinos were in the mix. In total, as of April 1st, 64 applications were submitted to regulators regarding sports betting licensing. Retail sportsbooks, commercial casinos, and online ...

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MGA extends temporary shutdown of Encore Boston Harbor, MGM Springfield and Plainridge Park until May 4

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Consistent with Gov. Charlie Baker’s (R) recent order to extend a stay-at-home advisory until the first week of May, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Friday voted to add another month to the temporary shutdown of the state‘s three commercial casinos. Held remotely due to the fast-spreading coronavirus, the unanimous vote by the Gaming Commission ...

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Yggdrasil Gaming Limited content alliance for QTech Games

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Asian online casino games and solutions distributor QTech Games has announced the signing of an agreement that is to involve its iGaming platform featuring content from Maltese innovator Yggdrasil Gaming Limited. The Manila-headquartered firm used an official press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to explain that the deal is set to ...

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Relax Gaming releases dynamite TNT Tumble slot, third game in the Tumble series

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Online gaming aggregator Relax Gaming has expanded its Tumble online slot series with a third release, TNT Tumble. The action-packed game offers players a 5×7 grid based in the Alpine mountains, where players will be mining crystals with the opportunity to win 12,000x the stake. The game includes TNT blocks that will destroy a layer ...

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Pragmatic Play colors the April sky with its new video slot Fruit Rainbow

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Pragmatic Play has released its first new title for the month of April with Fruit Rainbow, a colorful nod to the classic fruit machine with a twist. The medium volatility, 5-reel, 4-row, and 40 paylines game offers high win potential courtesy of stacked rainbow wilds and joins the developer’s exciting slot catalog. Game symbols ...

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MGA Games sets sail with new Popeye Cazatesoros video slot

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A month after adding the five-reel Abigail Ratchford’s Treasure Quest to its Hyperrealism Series of video slots, Spanish online casino games developer MGA Games has now announced the debut of its new Popeye Cazatesoros advance. The Barcelona-headquartered innovator used an official Monday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that ...

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Feel the samba beat with new Traveling Treasures Brazil video slot

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Online casino games developer OneTouch Technology Limited has announced that it is continuing its expansion into the burgeoning Latin American iGaming market via the launch of its new Traveling Treasures Brazil video slot. The Isle of Man-based innovator used an official Wednesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare its ...

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Singapore announces plans to establish a new chief gambling regulator

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The government of Singapore has reportedly announced plans that are to see it establish of a new centralized regulator so as to be able to take a more ‘holistic approach’ towards overseeing the local gaming industry. According to a report from The Straits Times newspaper, the Gambling Regulatory Authority is to be launched by ...

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Australian punter suing BetEasy Proprietary Limited for almost $717,000

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Australian online sportsbetting firm BetEasy Proprietary Limited is reportedly being sued by a disgruntled customer following its alleged refusal to pay out the full win from a parlay wager. According to a report from The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper, the Melbourne-headquartered bookmaker runs the online sportsbetting platform at BetEasy.com.au and had accepted the multi-bet ...

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Degree 53 announce new Virtual Grand National sweepstake generator

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UX, design and software development specialists, Degree 53, has announced the creation of a sweepstake generator for a Virtual Grand National to be supplied for remote workers. The new Virtual Grand National will air on ITV on April 4th at 17:00 BST. The Grand National sweepstake is a highlight of British office life, so ...

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Evoplay Entertainment teases launch of new poker game Texas Hold’em Poker 3D

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Evoplay Entertainment, a top-rated game development studio, is now providing players with quality poker gaming via the launch of their new title Texas Hold’em Poker 3D. The new title uses the latest gaming technology to power opponents, players who are cunning and ready to test even the strongest poker hands. The new 3D game ...

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Digitain agrees new commercial deal with ReelNRG: strengthens 1×2 Network partnership

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UK-based casino game development company ReelNRG Limited has just signed a commercial deal with its newest partner, Digitain, that will see its high-quality slots made available to even more players. The “must-have” integration of the London-based game developer’s Gambling Commission (UKGC) and Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) licensed catalog of slots, jackpots and promotional tools ...

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Mobile-first online casino operator Yobetit to launch Nolimit City games portfolio

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Gambling software provider Nolimit City has penned a new partnership deal with mobile-first online casino Yobetit.com that will see its high-quality games go live with the operator. Licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) since 2012, the online gaming portal’s players who already enjoy sportsbook, lottery and casino, will now gain access to the ...

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Brian Sandoval leaving international post at MGM Resorts International

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American casino operator, MGM Resorts International, has reportedly announced that Brian Sandoval (pictured) has resigned as its Global Gaming Development President so as to pursue the top administrative job at the University of Nevada Reno. According to a Wednesday report from the Reno Gazette-Journal newspaper, 56-year-old Sandoval served as the Governor of Nevada for ...

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Paradise Company Limited records a discouraging March

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South Korean casino operator, Paradise Company Limited, has reportedly released its financial results for March showing that aggregated gross gaming revenues had decreased by over 60% year-on-year to stand at slightly beyond $15.97 million. According to a report from GGRAsia, the Seoul-listed firm used an official Thursday filing to detail that the figure for ...

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Scientific Games Corporation content supply deal for Rush Street Interactive

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American online casino operator Rush Street Interactive has announced the signing of a deal that is to see its Pennsylvania-facing domains at PlaySugarHouse.com and BetRivers.com feature a range of titles from industry giant Scientific Games Corporation. A subsidiary of American regional casino operator Rush Street Gaming, the Chicago-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press ...

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Optimistic update on proposed Wisconsin tribal casino

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A representative for the Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin has reportedly declared that the tribe can ‘see the finish line’ regarding federal approval for its plan to build a large 300-room casino resort on the outskirts of the city of Beloit. According to a Wednesday report from the Beloit Daily News newspaper, Ryan Greendeer serves ...

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Playson expands European presence via new Twin Casino content distribution agreement

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In a continuing effort to expand its European presence, leading game developer, Playson, has entered into a content distribution deal with online operator Twin Casino. The recent agreement will see the Malta-based provider’s games portfolio supplied to the MGA-licensed operator, significantly increasing and diversifying its product offering. “We look forward to starting work with ...

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Las Vegas Sands Corporation rewards boss Sheldon Adelson

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The billionaire boss of American casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corporation reportedly took home some 62.4% of the almost $39.6 million the firm recently handed out to its top five executives. According to a report from GGRAsia, Sheldon Adelson (pictured) serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for the Las Vegas-headquartered firm and is ...

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Client demand brings Red Rake Gaming to Belarus

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Top-rated casino games developer, Red Rake Gaming, has entered a new market this week, now offering services in Belarus. The Spain-based company moved to the region due to client demand as well as in response to their game content in the region. Entering Belarus: Last year, regulations were introduced in Belarus that required operators ...

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Microgaming anticipating an April filled with new video slot releases

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Online casino games firm Microgaming has announced that April is set to be an extremely productive month courtesy of its intention to launch eleven new video slots exclusively developed by its network of independent studios and content partners. The Isle of Man-based innovator used an official press release to detail that it kicked off ...

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Intertops Poker featuring Betsoft gaming titles this week with special spins offer

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Starting tomorrow, Intertops Poker will be offering players yet another extra spins week. Four quality slots from Betsoft will be featured, with players finding plenty of ways to earn a few spins after depositing. From April 3rd through the 10th, simply make a deposit at the site with bonus codes and you can earn ...

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