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Big Fish Faces Class Action Suit over Illegal Online Casino Games

Big Fish Faces Class Action Suit over Illegal Online Casino Games

Social games publisher Big Fish Games has been hit by another lawsuit questioning the legality of its social casino games in Washington Big Fish Games, along with its new owner Aristocrat Leisure, has been named as a defendant in a class action lawsuit filed last week in the US District […]

by · February 19, 2019 · News
NetEnt Obtains Permanent Casino Supplier License in New Jersey

NetEnt Obtains Permanent Casino Supplier License in New Jersey

NetEnt secures permanent license in New Jersey, eyes expansion in the newly regulated Pennsylvanian online gambling market Swedish provider of online casino games NetEnt has locked up a permanent license by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement more than three years after the company originally entered the local market. […]

by · February 18, 2019 · News
Greece to Publish Hellinikon Casino Concession Tender This Week

Greece to Publish Hellinikon Casino Concession Tender This Week

The bidding process for a concession for a casino at the site of the former Athens airport is to start this week, according to media reports The call for tender for a casino concession at the site of former Ellinikon International Airport near Athens is ready to be published in […]

by · February 18, 2019 · News
Philippine National Bank Extends Loan for Second Solaire Casino Resort

Philippine National Bank Extends Loan for Second Solaire Casino Resort

The Philippine National Bank has become one of the lenders supporting Bloomberry in its bid to build a second Solaire casino resort The Philippine National Bank (PNB) has extended a PHP11.5 billion (approx. $219.7 million) loan to gambling and hospitality company Bloomberry Resorts Corp., local newspaper The Philippine Star reports. […]

by · February 16, 2019 · News
Tilman Fertitta Still Interested in Caesars Merger, Buys Stock in the Casino Giant

Tilman Fertitta Still Interested in Caesars Merger, Buys Stock in the Casino Giant

Billionaire businessman Tilman Fertitta has bought a stake in gaming and hospitality giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., Bloomberg reports citing people familiar with the matter News about Mr. Fertitta buying Caesars shares arrived a few months after the real estate mogul made an offer to purchase the company and step in […]

by · February 16, 2019 · News
Parx Owner’s Mini-Casino Proposal Gets March 25 Public Hearing

Parx Owner’s Mini-Casino Proposal Gets March 25 Public Hearing

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that it has set a March 25 public input hearing to collect testimony on the proposed establishment of a mini-casino near Shippensburg Township The mini-casino project is being pitched by Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment, Inc., known to be the owner of Parx Casino […]

by · February 15, 2019 · News
Carl Icahn Reportedly Presses for Caesars Sale

Carl Icahn Reportedly Presses for Caesars Sale

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is planning to push Caesars to consider a sale, the Wall Street Journal reports citing people familiar with matter Reports about Mr. Icahn pressing for the company’s sale emerge after it became known that he was quietly building a stake in the Las Vegas gaming and […]

by · February 15, 2019 · News
Genting’s Tax Incentives Judicial Review Gets May 30 Hearing Date

Genting’s Tax Incentives Judicial Review Gets May 30 Hearing Date

The High Court of Kuala Lumpur set a hearing date for Genting’s application for a judicial review of its tax incentives agreement with the Finance Ministry The Kuala Lumpur High Court today set a May 30 hearing for the application of casino and hospitality giant Genting Malaysia Bhd for a […]

by · February 14, 2019 · News
Hard Rock Places Final Beam on New Yuba County Casino Resort

Hard Rock Places Final Beam on New Yuba County Casino Resort

Enterprise Rancheria and Hard Rock held a topping off ceremony for their new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento resort After a two-decade effort to bring a casino in Yuba County, California, the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe (Enterprise Rancheria) placed the final beam on what would operate as Hard Rock […]

by · February 14, 2019 · News
Scientific Games Wins Bid to Power Turkey’s Sports Betting Operator

Scientific Games Wins Bid to Power Turkey’s Sports Betting Operator

Scientific Games and a Turkish business conglomerate win the bid for the operation of Turkey’s state-owned sports betting brand A joint venture between a company owned by the Turkish Football Federation’s boss and US gambling giant Scientific Games has submitted the winning bid in the tender for a sports betting […]

by · February 13, 2019 · News
Melco Selects GEK Terna and J&P Avax as Cyprus Casino Resort Contractors

Melco Selects GEK Terna and J&P Avax as Cyprus Casino Resort Contractors

Melco picks major Greek construction companies as the preferred contractors for its first casino resort outside Asia Greek construction companies GEK Terna and J&P Avax have been selected as the preferred contractors for the development of the first integrated casino resort in the Republic of Cyprus, according to reports from […]

by · February 13, 2019 · News
Former Ve Global CEO Heads AI-Powered Casino, Betting Business

Former Ve Global CEO Heads AI-Powered Casino, Betting Business

The former head of tech company Ve Global is reportedly courting investors in a bid to raise $100 million to boost his brand new online gambling venture Morten Tonnesen, who took over the reins of former tech unicorn Ve Global after its crash and burn in 2017, is now spearheading […]

by · February 12, 2019 · News
Bloomberry Secures Funding for Quezon City Casino Resort

Bloomberry Secures Funding for Quezon City Casino Resort

Bloomberry has been extended a loan to fund the development of a new Solaire-branded casino resort in Quezon City Two units of Philippine hotel and casino operator Bloomberry Resorts Corp. have secured a PHP40 billion (approx. $767 million) loan to fund the construction of an integrated resort in Quezon City, […]

by · February 12, 2019 · News
Dover Downs Shareholders to Vote on Twin River Merger Next Month

Dover Downs Shareholders to Vote on Twin River Merger Next Month

Dover Downs stakeholders to vote on proposed merger with fellow casino company Twin River at a special meeting on March 26 Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment shareholders will vote on the company’s proposed merger with Twin River Worldwide Holdings, Inc. at a special meeting next month, the two gaming and […]

by · February 11, 2019 · News
Stride Gaming Confirms News Reports about Potential Sale

Stride Gaming Confirms News Reports about Potential Sale

Stride Gaming is considering a sale as part of an ongoing strategic growth review, the online casino and bingo operator revealed today UK-based online gambling group Stride Gaming confirmed today that it has been reviewing a number of strategic options for its future growth, including a potential sale of the […]

by · February 11, 2019 · News
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