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Patagonia Entertainment rebranding as Salsa Technology

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Uruguayan online casino software developer Patagonia Entertainment has announced that it is changing its name to Salsa Technology in order to better facilitate the next stage of its growth. The Montevideo-headquartered innovator used an official Thursday press release to declare that it ‘has grown to become the dominant force in Latin America and a ...

Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited implicated in Japanese bribery scandal

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In Japan and the bribery scandal that began with prominent politician Tsukasa Akimoto (pictured) and Chinese sports lottery firm 500.com has now reportedly grown to embroil Asian casino giant Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing multiple local sources, the Hong Kong-headquartered casino operator had its Japanese ...

Caesars Entertainment Corporation to vacate Harrah’s Reno

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In Nevada and prominent casino operator, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, is reportedly set to abandon the iconic Harrah’s Reno property as part of its planned $17.3 billion merger with rival Eldorado Resorts Incorporated. According to a Tuesday report from The Nevada Independent newspaper, the 940-room venue is operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation under a lease ...

Spectacle Entertainment breaks ground on new Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana

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In Indiana and Spectacle Entertainment reportedly joined forces with Hard Rock International on Thursday to break ground on what is to become the midwestern state’s newest non-riverboat casino, the Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana. According to a Thursday report from The Times of Northwest Indiana newspaper, the coming $300 million facility is due to ...

The Star Entertainment Group Limited introduces paid leave for volunteers

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In Australia and local casino operator, The Star Entertainment Group Limited, has reportedly introduced a new policy that is offering up to four weeks of paid leave to any employee that also volunteers for a multitude of local emergency service organizations. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the initiative from the Sydney-listed ...

Aquis Entertainment Limited takeover in jeopardy of being cancelled

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In Australia and the deal that would see Blue Whale Entertainment Proprietary Limited acquire a 86.99% stake in the casino-operating arm of Aquis Entertainment Limited is reportedly in danger of being terminated due to regulator lethargy. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the pair inked the $22 million proposition in December of 2018 ...

Flutter Entertainment agrees updated horseracing media rights alliance

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In the United Kingdom and sportsbetting giant Flutter Entertainment has inked a long-term media rights deal with Arena Racing Company Limited and the horseracing firm’s The Racing Partnership television service. London-headquartered Arena Racing Company Limited is responsible for 16 United Kingdom tracks such as Royal Windsor Racecourse and Fontwell Park Racecourse and it used ...

Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited merging for future success

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Canadian casino operator Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited has announced the details of a one-off restructuring that is to see it merge with special purpose acquisitions firm Leisure Acquisition Corporation and gain a listing on the New York Stock Exchange. The Vancouver-headquartered firm used an official Friday press release to declare that the planned ...

Caesars Entertainment Corporation opens new Caesars Southern Indiana

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In Indiana and Caesars Entertainment Corporation reportedly inaugurated its $90 million Caesars Southern Indiana venue yesterday after closing down its adjacent Horseshoe Southern Indiana riverboat predecessor. According to a Thursday report from The Courier-Journal newspaper, the land-based facility’s debut was made possible by the passage of legislation in 2015 that permits Indiana riverboat casinos ...

Satisfactory six months for Emperor Entertainment Hotel Limited

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In Macau and the operator behind the Grand Emperor Hotel has released its interim unaudited financial results for the six months to the end of September showing that its overall corporate revenues had risen by 1.9% year-on-year to top $86.6 million. Hong Kong-listed Emperor Entertainment Hotel Limited is also responsible for the 277-room Inn ...

Betzest.com boosts offering courtesy of recent content deal with Evoplay Entertainment

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On the heels of its content distribution deal Australian innovator, Big Time Gaming (BTG), premier online bookmaker and casino operator, Betzest, has agreed a commercial deal with game development studio Evoplay Entertainment. The recently inked agreement will see the online casino at Betzest.com further grow its offering to encompass the developer’s complete suite of ...

Additional Japanese investment for Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited

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Asian casino operator, Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited, has reportedly announced the creation of a special investment fund that it intends to utilize in order to realize non-gaming and hospitality projects in Japan. According to reports from GGRAsia and Inside Asian Gaming, the Hong Kong-headquartered firm revealed that its Melco Creative Exchange scheme has ...

Slotegrator to attend Balkan Entertainment and Gaming Exhibition along with SiGMA

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Since 2012, Slotegrator has been an innovative leader in the iGaming industry. The company focuses on creating products and solutions and will be showcasing their latest developers in November by first attending the Balkan Entertainment and Gaming Exhibition as well as SiGMA. Attendees of both events will be able to see exactly what Slotegrator ...

The Star Entertainment Group Limited unveils Gold Coast ‘master plan’

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Australian casino operator, The Star Entertainment Group Limited, has reportedly unveiled a three-tier ‘master plan’ that it hopes will help to convince the government of Queensland not to license a second gambling resort for the area around the city of Gold Coast. According to a report from The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper, the Sydney-listed ...

Evoplay Entertainment travels to post-apocalyptic dimension in new Nuke World slot

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Innovative gaming development studio, Evoplay Entertainment, is taking players on a unique journey with their new Nuke World slot game. The title has a post-apocalyptic theme and a video game feel, hosting exciting characters on the reels, each with their own superpowers fueled by radiation. The 7-reel slot requires match-3 to win, featuring wilds, ...

Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment establishes Hokkaido office

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The gaming arm of the federally-recognized Mohegan Tribe has reportedly established an office on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido in an attempt to aid its efforts at securing one of the nation’s three coming licenses to build and operate an integrated casino resort. According to a report from GGRAsia, Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment ...

Optimistic outlook for Universal Entertainment Corporation

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The future prospects of Universal Entertainment Corporation reportedly now look good after the Japanese casino and entertainments conglomerate managed to prevail in a long-running legal dispute with its former Chairman, Kazuo Okada. According to a Monday report from Inside Asian Gaming, this is the opinion of boutique investments firm Union Gaming following a ruling ...

Evoplay Entertainment offering virtual world fun with new Sprinkle video slot

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Almost a month after launching its Reign of Dragons video slot and online casino games developer, Evoplay Entertainment, has now returned with the premiere of its new five-reel and 25-payline Sprinkle innovation. The firm used an official Tuesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to describe Sprinkle as its ‘second fully ...

Caesars Entertainment Corporation selling Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino

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In advance of its planned merger with Eldorado Resorts Incorporated and American casino operator, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, has reportedly signed a deal that is to see it offload its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino property in southern Nevada for $516.3 million. According to a Monday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the casino ...

Kambi Group signs exclusive deal with JACK Entertainment

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Top-rated global sports betting supplier, Kambi Group plc, has announced a new partnership deal has been signed with JACK Entertainment. The exclusive deal with the urban gaming company that operates in Ohio includes a multi-channel sportsbook offering. Long-Term Agreement: The new agreement will see JACK introducing the on-property sportsbook of Kambi at their Cleveland ...

Jack Entertainment abandoning Detroit following Greektown Casino-Hotel sale

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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 ...