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Macau gaming revenues continuing slow recovery


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

The 39 casinos in Macau reportedly saw their aggregated gross gaming revenues for November fall by 70.5% year-on-year to slightly over $845.15 million due in large part to the continuing impact of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing official information from the enclave’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau ...

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Tak Chun Group initiates voluntary redundancy payment program


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

In Macau and prominent casino junket operator Tak Chun Group has reportedly announced the initiation of a program that is to see it offer one-off cash payments to staff members who voluntarily agree to resign. According to a report from GGRAsia, the voluntary redundancy move from the Macau-headquartered firm caps off an eleven-month period ...

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Playson further expands presence in Italy’s igaming market via BLOX Ltd content deal


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Playson has partnered with startup gaming and content aggregation platform provider, BLOX Limited, in a deal that will see a selection of its collection of slots distributed to the igaming company’s operator network. The agreement includes such hits as Zeus: Thunder Reels, Buffalo Power: Hold and Win and the recently released Solar King, while ...

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Imperial Pacific International Holdings Limited apathetic to Chinese ‘blacklist’


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

In the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and the boss for beleaguered casino operator Imperial Pacific International Holdings Limited has reportedly expressed his indifference concerning China’s ‘blacklist’ of overseas tourist destinations. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, Donald Browne serves as Chief Executive Officer for the operator behind the temporarily-shuttered Imperial ...

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Play‘n GO heralds the premiere of its New Year Riches video slot


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

A little over a week after premiering its 24K Dragon video slot and Swedish online casino games developer Play‘n GO has now returned to announce the launch of its new five-reel and 20-payline New Year Riches innovation. The Vaxjo-headquartered firm used an official Saturday press release to state that its latest three-row video slot ...

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DraftKings partners with Detroit Pistons for daily fantasy sports, iGaming and betting


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) has become the exclusive official daily fantasy sports partner of the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Detroit Pistons, as well as an official sports betting and iGaming partner of the team. Announced Monday, the new deal gives the Boston-based sports betting company access to Pistons logos and trademarks and includes DraftKings-branded ...

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Quickspin releases new Big Bad Wolf Christmas Special online slot featuring the perfect holiday touch


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Big Bad Wolf is a popular character in online slot games created by top-rated developer Quickspin. The first game was launched back in 2013 and over the years, has remained a popular choice among players. This Christmas, the developer decided to go back to its fun character and create a holiday-themed title. Launching today, ...

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Day 1A of GGPoker’s WSOP Main Event Concludes with 62 players moving forward


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

After it was announced that the WSOP Main Event was going to take place this year, players were ready. While the United States section has not started yet, the international portion of the event is underway. The 2020 WSOP $10,000 Freezeout Main Event just finished up the starting day at GGPoker with 246 players ...

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Successful October for Rhode Island sportsbetting market


Monday, November 30, 2020

In the small American state of Rhode Island and lottery officials have reportedly detailed an increase of 76% year-on-year in aggregated sportsbetting revenues to $4.4 million as associated handle swelled by 22.6% to $34.7 million. According to a short report from iGBNorthAmerica.com citing official data from the Rhode Island Lottery, last month’s revenue figure ...

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Microgaming launches Aurum Signature Studios’ created slot Jungle Mega Moolah exclusively at Kindred Group


Monday, November 30, 2020

Microgaming has joined forces with Maltese online casino and sportsbook operator Kindred Group to bring fans a new title, Jungle Mega Moolah, developed by Aurum Signature Studios, the latest addition to the Isle of Man-based gambling software company’s growing network of exclusive independent game designers. Available now exclusively to Kindred Group, the bespoke game ...

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Oryx Gaming debuts in Swiss market via Grand Casino Luzern content deal for mycasino.ch


Monday, November 30, 2020

Slovenian provider of omni-channel turnkey solutions, Oryx Gaming, has made its debut in Switzerland’s newly regulated iGaming market after signing a content agreement with Grand Casino Luzern online brand mycasino.ch. The new partnership is a continuation of the Bragg Gaming Group (TSXV:BRAG) brand’s growth strategy into global regulated jurisdictions, including Switzerland where Grand Casino Luzern ...

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Wynn Resorts Limited being sued for a second time in Massachusetts


Monday, November 30, 2020

In Massachusetts and the former owner of the Suffolk Downs horseracing facility has reportedly again filed a lawsuit against Wynn Resorts Limited over allegations that the American casino operator violated state laws to win the license for its Encore Boston Harbor facility. According to a Friday report from The Boston Globe newspaper, Sterling Suffolk ...

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Canada well on its way to legalizing single-game sportsbetting


Monday, November 30, 2020

In Canada and proposed legislation that would amend the criminal code so as to legalize single-game sportsbetting nationwide has reportedly passed its second reading before the House of Commons. According to a Wednesday report from SBC News, Bill C-218 was authored by Brian Masse from the left-leaning New Democratic Party and is now undergoing ...

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SkyCity Adelaide to open $243 million expansion from Thursday


Monday, November 30, 2020

In Australia and casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited has reportedly announced that it will be opening the $243 million expansion to its SkyCity Adelaide property from Thursday. According to report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Wellington and Sydney-listed firm revealed that the mid-day exercise is due to see the South Australia venue launch ...

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Macau gaming law amendment would require operators to hire locals for 85% of middle and senior management employees


Monday, November 30, 2020

During a recent meeting in Macau, government officials revealed details regarding amendments to gaming law in the region. Lei Waj Nong, the Secretary for Economy and Finance in Macau, made his 2021 policy address late last week in the Legislative Assembly. Questions were answered by Nong during the meeting, stating that amendments to the ...

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Greentube adds Santa’s Riches online slot game to Home of Games


Monday, November 30, 2020

The Christmas holiday is quickly approaching and Greentube is ready! The developer has recently announced an addition to its Home of Games that is quite festive. Santa’s Riches brings the jolly man himself to the reels, with a complete winter wonderland of symbols and features! Get to Know the Game This five reel game ...

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Evoplay Entertainment adds new Pachinko-inspired slot Pachin-girl to growing portfolio


Sunday, November 29, 2020

Ukraine based game development studio Evoplay Entertainment has launched its latest innovative instant game, Pachin-girl, which combines the “best gaming traditions from the East and the West.” The 3-reel, 1-row slot takes its inspiration from Pachinko, a hugely popular game in Japan that is a cross between pinball and a slot machine. During gameplay, the ...

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SG Digital announces new Rudolph Gone Wild online slot game


Sunday, November 29, 2020

The Christmas holiday is upon us and what better way to enjoy the special time of year with a new holiday-themed slot game. SG Digital recently announced a new online slot titled Rudolph Gone Wild, which will be available via several operators, including the GVC Group, Mr Green, Betsson Group, and LeoVegas Group, among ...

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High 5 Games is bringing the heat with new Hot Blox video slot


Saturday, November 28, 2020

A little over nine weeks after launching its CandyBlasted video slot, American online casino games developer High 5 Games has returned to announce the premiere of its mobile-friendly Hot Blox innovation. The New York-headquartered innovator used a Tuesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that its latest video slot ...

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Rick and Morty Wubba Lubba Dub Dub launched by Blueprint Gaming Limited


Saturday, November 28, 2020

British online casino games developer Blueprint Gaming Limited is following up the February release of its Rick and Morty Megaways video slot by launching its new five-reel and 20-payline Rick and Morty Wubba Lubba Dub Dub innovation. The Newark-headquartered innovator used an official Thursday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to ...

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Pessimistic prediction for Ainsworth Game Technology Limited


Friday, November 27, 2020

In Australia and the boss for gaming machines developer Ainsworth Game Technology Limited has reportedly announced that he expects his firm to record a pre-tax loss of approximately $11 million for the six months to the end of the year. According to a report from GGRAsia, Lawrence Levy serves as Chief Executive Officer for ...

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