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Red Rake Gaming premieres new Lorelei’s Pearls video slot

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Almost a month after launching its Wild Animals video slot,  Spanish online casino games developer Red Rake Gaming has now returned to announce the debut of its new five-reel and 25-payline Lorelei’s Pearls innovation. The Valencia-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to declare that its latest three-row video slot is a mermaid-themed ...

Betting and Gaming Council unveils new online code of conduct

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In the United Kingdom and the Betting and Gaming Council has announced the premiere of a new code of conduct for the design of online casino games that it believes will help to improve player safety and tackle issues surrounding problem gambling. The London-headquartered organization represents approximately 90% of gaming, sportsbetting, casino and bingo ...

Betting and Gaming Council criticizes 10pm casino closing decision

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In the United Kingdom and yesterday’s decision by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to include casinos on the list of venues that must now shut by 10pm owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has prompted a dire warning from the Betting and Gaming Council. Representing approximately 90% of the United Kingdom’s gaming, sportsbetting, casino and ...

Philippines second-quarter gross gaming revenues shattered by coronavirus

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In the Philippines and the extended closure of land-based casinos due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic reportedly caused the sector’s aggregated second-quarter gross gaming revenues to plummet by 95.7% year-on-year to just over $46.85 million. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the three-month figure was contained within an update published by the ...

Tom Horn Gaming bolsters UK presence via new deal with LottoGo

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Malta-based casino software supplier Tom Horn Gaming has gone live with another UK brand after joining forces with the island nation’s favorite lottery betting provider and Annexio Limited flagship brand, LottoGo. Under the terms of the deal, the omni-channel software supplier’s igaming portfolio, including fan-favorites such as Diamond Hill or the classic fruits title, 243 ...

Oryx Gaming to debut in Latvia with new Optibet deal

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Slovenian provider of omni-channel turnkey solutions, Oryx Gaming, has partnered with Enlabs AB (STO:NLAB) for its Lithuania-facing domain at Optibet.lt, in a deal that will see its content debut in the European country’s iGaming market for the first time. Under the terms of the agreement, more than 100 casino titles have been made available to ...

Online Gaming Provider Videoslots Granted License by Swedish Gambling Authority

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Since their launch in 2011 Videoslots has been a leading provider of online casino gaming options. Now with the legalization of sports betting almost everywhere as well as the growing popularity of the sports betting market worldwide, the operator recently announced that they will be rolling out a new and unique sportsbook that will reportedly ...

Great Canadian Gaming to reopen Nova Scotia properties from Oct 5; Ontario mayors ask Premier to review 50-person cap

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In eastern Canada, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (TSX: GC) announced Monday the reopening of its gaming properties in Halifax and Sydney, Nova Scotia, from October 5, 2020. Both Casino Nova Scotia properties were shut down on March 16, 2020, along with all of Canada’s casinos and casino amenities, to aid in the COVID-19 containment ...

Macau gaming tax revenues being hit by coronavirus slowdown

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The government of Macau has reportedly announced that the city’s 39 casinos handed over almost $76.82 million in aggregated gaming taxes for August to take their combined eight-month reckoning to just above $2.85 billion. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing official data from the enclave’s Financial Services Bureau, the August figure ...

Great Canadian Gaming to begin reopening Ontario and New Brunswick casinos from Sept 28

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Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (TSX: GC) has announced that on Sept. 28, 2020, it will reopen its casinos in Ontario and New Brunswick after operations were suspended at the properties on March 16 to help contain COVID-19. The Richmond, B.C.-based company will reopen its 11 Ontario properties from the last Monday in Sept. as ...

FanDuel Sportsbook app debuts in Iowa via Boyd Gaming Corporation alliance

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Prominent online sportsbook operator FanDuel Group has announced that its mobile-friendly online sports betting app has gone live for aficionados in the American state of Iowa courtesy of an alliance with casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation. The New York-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to detail that punters in ‘The Hawkeye State’ can ...

Betfred loses out on Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Limited purchase

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South African horseracing and tote betting operator Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Limited has reportedly turned down a rescue deal that was to have seen giant British bookmaker Betfred purchase its entire business for approximately $55.6 million. According to a short report from Gambling Insider, the Johannesburg-headquartered firm has instead opted to accept an earlier ...

Global Gaming Expo (G2E) goes virtual October 27-28

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The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) is going virtual. The conference is set to take place virtually on October 27-28. On October 14, producers of the conference will host a special online session that is complimentary, featuring three leaders of the gaming industry as they discuss how gaming venues can reopen and be successful during ...

Pragmatic Play does double duty launching new video slot Curse of the Werewolf Megaways and inking BlueOcean Gaming content deal

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Setting the mood for the fast-approaching fall and winter seasons, Pragmatic Play has added a thrilling new slot title to its portfolio; one that has players come face-to-face with a terrifying creature in Curse of the Werewolf Megaways. The new slot comes hot on the heels of the provider’s new commercial deal with B2B ...

Macau casinos record disappointing August gaming revenues

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The 39 casinos in Macau reportedly continued to be negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic last month as their aggregated gross gaming revenues decreased by 94.5% year-on-year to stand at just over $166.61 million. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing official information from the enclave’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau regulator, ...

Blueprint Gaming takes players on a magic carpet ride in its latest slot release Genie Jackpots Wishmaker

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UK based game studio Blueprint Gaming has brought back one of the most popular characters in its slots portfolio with the release of Genie Jackpots Wishmaker. In what is his fourth magical adventure, the iconic genie character has dusted off his lamp in his return to the reels and is ready to reward lucky players ...

Tighter restrictions on Illinois gaming to combat COVID-19 surge spells less tax revenue for Joliet

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New restrictions placed on licensed gaming operations at all Illinois casinos and video gaming locations to combat a resurgence of COVID-19 are expected to significantly affect tax revenues received for the city of Joliet from Harrah‘s and Hollywood casinos. According to the source, under “normal” conditions, tax revenue from the two casinos, operated by Caesars Entertainment Corp. and Penn National ...

GrooveGaming announces new game content integration with Caletta Gaming

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Top-rated aggregator, GrooveGaming announced this week a new deal with Caleta Gaming, a specialist game developer. The two will work together, with the aggregator integrating Caleta’s gaming content, providing the company with a channel to reach the largest names in the gambling industry based around the world. Expanding at a Rapid Pace Groove is ...