Saturday, March 31, 2018

Woman wins $1.4 million slot jackpot at Las Vegas Valley casino

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Woman wins $1.4 million slot jackpot at Las Vegas Valley casino

A local woman won a $1.4 million jackpot at Green Valley Ranch Resort this weekend, according to a spokeswoman for the resort’s owner, Station Casinos.

DraftKings issues statement regarding possible partnership with a New Jersey casino

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DraftKings issues statement regarding possible partnership with a New Jersey casino
The daily fantasy sports giant says it is "perfectly positioned to succeed" in a legal sports betting market as the possibility of a regulated sports wagering market in New Jersey looms.

Friday, March 30, 2018

It’s time to knock ‘n’ roll for Richard Branson in Las Vegas

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It’s time to knock ‘n’ roll for Richard Branson in Las Vegas

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson announced Friday that his partnership in Virgin Hotels had snapped up the Hard Rock Hotel.

Golden Nugget casino launches $100,000 nationwide giveaway

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Golden Nugget casino launches $100,000 nationwide giveaway
Atlantic City players can win comp dollars at over 600 of the nation's top restaurants.

Kansas Star Casino releases April entertainment lineup

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Kansas Star Casino releases April entertainment lineup
Kansas Star Casino welcomes spring with giveaways, dining specials and a stellar entertainment lineup.

Konami announces two senior appointments

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Konami announces two senior appointments
Global gaming company, Konami Gaming, inc

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Bars selling less alcohol, speakers say at Las Vegas trade show

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Bars selling less alcohol, speakers say at Las Vegas trade show

Bars and restaurants in the U.S. are selling less alcohol as a new generation comes of drinking age and third party services deliver beer, wine and liquor to the home.

Penn National shareholders approve Pinnacle acquisition

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Penn National shareholders approve Pinnacle acquisition
The company's shareholders voted to approve its proposal to issue shares of Penn common stock to stockholders of Pinnacle Entertainment.

Intertops to send online champ to WSOP this summer

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Intertops to send online champ to WSOP this summer
The winner of the Vegas Milli Maker online satellite tournaments, starting 4 April, will receive a prize package that includes entry to the Millionaire Maker event and accommodations in Las Vegas.

Elaine Wynn testifies, supporting earlier claims she reported Steve Wynn’s misconduct

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Elaine Wynn testifies, supporting earlier claims she reported Steve Wynn’s misconduct

A jury will be able to hear about Steve Wynn’s 2005 settlement with a female employee and unauthorized gambling activities by executives, a Nevada judge ruled Wednesday.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Esports Arena Las Vegas -- LUXOR HOTEL AND CASINO

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Esports Arena Las Vegas -- LUXOR HOTEL AND CASINO

Esports Arena Las Vegas, the first permanent esports venue on The Strip, is now open at Luxor Hotel and Casino.

This Week in Gambling: Blurring the line between land-based and online gambling

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This Week in Gambling: Blurring the line between land-based and online gambling
There's always been a line between online gambling and land-based casinos in the U.S. This week, J. Todd examines how that line is becoming more blurred as U.S. land-based gaming companies move online.

Catena Media acquires U S based affiliates BonusSeeker com

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Catena Media acquires U S based affiliates BonusSeeker com
Catena Media have announced their next step in growing their US iGaming affiliate presence by acquiring New Jersey based affiliates BonusSeeker

OPAP see profits fall by 25 9 in 2107

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OPAP see profits fall by 25 9 in 2107
European Gambling giants OPAP have seen a 25

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Boyd Gaming welcomes Easter with property specials

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Boyd Gaming welcomes Easter with property specials
At properties across southern Nevada, guests can enjoy a selection of Easter brunch specials on 1 April.

Play Fair Code strengthen ties with sportradar

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Play Fair Code strengthen ties with sportradar
The Austrian Play Fair Code (PFC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Sportradar, the sports integrity solutions company

Empire Resorts raises problem gambling awareness

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Empire Resorts raises problem gambling awareness
The company has joined the grassroots Problem Gambling Awareness Month campaign.

GVC Ladbrokes Coral deal clears final hurdle in High Court

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GVC Ladbrokes Coral deal clears final hurdle in High Court
The multi-billion pound takeover of Ladbrokes Coral by global gaming firm GVC Holdings cleared its final potential obstacle late last night when the UK High Court approved the deal

Monday, March 26, 2018

Top 10 reasons to visit The Hippodrome Casino in London

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Top 10 reasons to visit The Hippodrome Casino in London
Besides being a cozy, atmospheric casino, The Hippodrome offers neat features such as a smoking terrace and stellar bar selection in addition to its impressive casino floor.

Pojoaque of Pueblo has 10 1m seized by Department of Justice

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Pojoaque of Pueblo has 10 1m seized by Department of Justice
The United States Federal Government has seized a bank account containing $10

Casino, pot business slow to adopt bitcoin in Nevada

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Casino, pot business slow to adopt bitcoin in Nevada

Cryptocurrency promises benefits for marijuana and gaming, but state regulators have yet to create rules to address its use in those businesses.

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Bitcoin’s origins have roots in dark web

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Bitcoin’s origins have roots in dark web

The birth of bitcoin is shrouded in mystery. Its history is filled with controversy.

Experts envision sports betting scene after court ruling

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Experts envision sports betting scene after court ruling

Most stakeholders believe the U.S. Supreme Court will strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, opening the door to legal sports betting.

Galaxy’s shares in Wynn Resorts may expand resort’s future in Macau

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Galaxy’s shares in Wynn Resorts may expand resort’s future in Macau

The Chinese gaming operator will stave off other potential unsolicited suitors while giving the company a key local ally in talks with Macau regulators.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Pyrrhic victory for leagues in Kansas sports betting bill

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Pyrrhic victory for leagues in Kansas sports betting bill
Calls by the NBA and Major League Baseball for an integrity fee to be paid in any legalisation of sports betting by states haven’t fallen on deaf ears in Kansas

Another Massive Cash Jackpot won at Table Mountain Casino

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Another Massive Cash Jackpot won at Table Mountain Casino
Just a week after a player won $114,177, a guest by the name of Sam took home $68,057.71 on a Triple Double Stars machine.

Las Vegas shooting may bring changes to hotel luggage policies

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Las Vegas shooting may bring changes to hotel luggage policies

Newly released surveillance video shows some of Stephen Paddock’s movements and activities before the Oct. 1 massacre. By itself, much of the footage at Mandalay Bay seems to show a typical visitor to the Strip.

Feel the sugar rush in Play n GO s Sweet Alchemy

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Feel the sugar rush in Play n GO s Sweet Alchemy
Omni-channel slots specialist Play’n GO will have players going candy crazy in its latest gridslot Sweet Alchemy

Thursday, March 22, 2018

More than an hour of footage of Las Vegas gunman released by MGM

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More than an hour of footage of Las Vegas gunman released by MGM

MGM Resorts released more than an hour of security footage of Oct. 1 gunman Stephen Paddock. In the Mandalay Bay videos released to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, gunman Stephen Paddock appears calm and collected as he begins executing the setup for the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Wynn reduces stake in Wynn Resorts

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Wynn reduces stake in Wynn Resorts
Embattled former Wynn Resorts CEO and founder Steve Wynn, who was forced to resign from his role as the companies CEO last month amid sexual misconduct allegations has lowered his shareholding in the casino resort developer

Live! Casino names Brian Coughlin General Manager of hotel

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Live! Casino names Brian Coughlin General Manager of hotel
Coughlin will take charge of the Maryland casino's flagship Live! Hotel, projected to open in spring 2018.

NetEnt goes retro with 80 s themed slot Hotline

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NetEnt goes retro with 80 s themed slot Hotline
Inspired by the surging popularity of retro themed TV shows and recent remakes of the decades most popular movies, Hotline™, immerses players into 80’s Miami with palm trees in the sunset, neon signs, fast cars and an 80’s themed soundtrack

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Steve Wynn to sell shares of Wynn Resorts

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Steve Wynn to sell shares of Wynn Resorts

Steve Wynn has notified Wynn Resorts that he plans to sell his shares, potentially pre-empting a decision by regulators in Massachusetts and Nevada to force him to do so.

Online lottery wagers to reach $76 billion by 2022

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Online lottery wagers to reach $76 billion by 2022
A study from Juniper Research says that the proliferation of mobile offerings and the opening of markets will cause the increase.

HTC VIVE and IGT partner to deliver VR casino entertainment

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HTC VIVE and IGT partner to deliver VR casino entertainment
HTC VIVE and IGT have announced a partnership whereby IGT will leverage HTC VIVE Studios' world-class VR content within its "Virtual Zone" platform on casino floors

IGT and Boyd Gaming introduce VR platform in Las Vegas

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IGT and Boyd Gaming introduce VR platform in Las Vegas
International Game Technology and Boyd Gaming have announced the deployment of IGT’s “Virtual Zone” platform at The Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Steve Wynn skipped own company’s sexual harassment training

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Steve Wynn skipped own company’s sexual harassment training

Steve Wynn, who settled with two former female employees who accused him of sexual misconduct, skipped his own company’s mandatory sexual harassment awareness training, court testimony shows.

Black Oak Casino introduces concert series

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Black Oak Casino introduces concert series
Beginning 25 May and running through October, the concert series will help bolster the casino's image as a premier entertainment destination.

Tiger Jam to host top poker professionals

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Tiger Jam to host top poker professionals
Tiger's Poker Night, presented by the World Poker Tour and hosted by Tiger Woods, will take place on 18 May.

Jackpotjoy gaming revenue up 14 during FY2017

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Jackpotjoy gaming revenue up 14 during FY2017
Online lottery betting and gaming company Jackpotjoy has revealed its gaming revenue rose by 14% year-on-year during 2017

Monday, March 19, 2018

Revenue from Las Vegas room taxes surges in January

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Revenue from Las Vegas room taxes surges in January

Revenue from room-tax collections have reversed a three-month downward trend producing the second-highest monthly level since collections began in March 2017.

Dover Downs announces $30,000 guaranteed poker tournament

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Dover Downs announces $30,000 guaranteed poker tournament
From 27-29 April, players can take part in three no-limit Texas Hold'em tournaments.

Wynn is given the go-ahead to dispose of shares

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Wynn is given the go-ahead to dispose of shares
A regulatory filing posted late last week detailed that Steve Wynn is now free to sell all, or a portion of his stake in the company

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Hooters Casino opens the Strip's first Steak 'n Shake

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Hooters Casino opens the Strip's first Steak 'n Shake
The diner-style restaurant also serves as the largest Steak 'n Shake location in the world, seating more than 200 guests.

Saturday, March 17, 2018

XLMedia posts record-breaking results for 2017

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XLMedia posts record-breaking results for 2017
In an update to investors, XLMedia has published its full-year 2017 financial results, posting another record-breaking set of figures

Friday, March 16, 2018

Players paid in ‘bad beat jackpot’ dispute, but promotion ends

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Players paid in ‘bad beat jackpot’ dispute, but promotion ends

The nearly 90 people who thought they had won money in Station Casinos’ “bad beat jackpot” poker promotion had to wait more than nine months to cash in.

Elaine Wynn’s lawyers hint at ‘second settlement’ involving Steve Wynn

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Elaine Wynn’s lawyers hint at ‘second settlement’ involving Steve Wynn

Lawyers for Elaine Wynn told a Nevada judge on Friday there is a “second settlement” involving Steve Wynn during a bitter hearing in which the judge advised both sides to act like adults.

GiGse Launchpad invites startups from Latin America

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GiGse Launchpad invites startups from Latin America
The competition is seeking Latin and South American startups following GiGse's co-location with Juegos Miami.

Flamingo Las Vegas GO Pool announces entertainment lineup

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Flamingo Las Vegas GO Pool announces entertainment lineup
The summer schedule features DJ sets from Taboo of the Black Eyed Peas and tunes from singer/songwriter Austin Mahone.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Las Vegas conference focus turns from cheaters to active shooters

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Las Vegas conference focus turns from cheaters to active shooters

The focus at the World Game Protection Conference in Las Vegas turned from cheaters to the active shooters this year following deadly incidents in the Philippines, Chile and Las Vegas.

Golden Entertainment to invest $140M in Stratosphere

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Golden Entertainment to invest $140M in Stratosphere

Golden Entertainment will invest $140 million over three years in its newly acquired Stratosphere property, including $32 million this year, company executives said in a quarterly earnings call Thursday.

Google to ban cryptocurrency advertising

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Google to ban cryptocurrency advertising
In a move which is sure to provoke controversy, web giant Google has announced that advertising of cryptocurrencies will be banned on its platforms from June 2018

Online social games -- HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY

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Online social games -- HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO ATLANTIC CITY

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City recently announced the launch of its complimentary online social games.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

MGM Resorts adds fourth woman to board of directors

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MGM Resorts adds fourth woman to board of directors

MGM Resorts International appointed travel industry executive Jan Swartz to its board of directors amid growing scrutiny about board diversity in the United States.

The future looks bright for Everi after successful 2017

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The future looks bright for Everi after successful 2017
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Veteran executive Lee brings hands-on approach to Full House Resorts

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Veteran executive Lee brings hands-on approach to Full House Resorts

When Full House Resorts President Dan Lee got off the phone with a tree broker in Houston last summer, he ordered Chief Financial Officer Lewis Fanger to join him in a single-engine turbo plane for a short flight to Palm Desert.

Incredible Technologies and Boyd Gaming announce partnership

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Incredible Technologies and Boyd Gaming announce partnership

Incredible Technologies (IT) recently announced a partnership with Boyd Gaming to host the Golden Tee 2018 World Championship June 8–10 at Boyd Gaming’s The Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Everi executives see company expanding beyond casino cash access

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Everi executives see company expanding beyond casino cash access

Executives of Las Vegas-based Everi Holdings say they’re on the way toward becoming more than just a casino cash access company.

Wheel of Fortune slots award two February jackpots

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Wheel of Fortune slots award two February jackpots
IGT's popular slot machines paid out more than $2.4 million total to two lucky players in Nevada and Wisconsin.

Indiana casino deal on the line in row over transfer fee

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Indiana casino deal on the line in row over transfer fee
Global casino developer Caesars Entertainment Corporation is considering abandoning a multi-million dollar development in the US state of Indiana over a $50m transfer fee, if reports in the Indiana Business Journal are to be believed

Frictionless and secure Payments in the era of Big Data

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Frictionless and secure Payments in the era of Big Data
Gambling Insider sits down with three payments providers to discuss the thorny issues of privacy, accessibility and security in a highly regulated environment THE PANEL Shane Mortimer, Business Development Manager, ECommPay Samuel Barrett, Director of Gaming, Trustly Jose Peral, Chief Operating Officer at Easy Payment Gateway How will the introduction of GDPR affect the relationship between payments providers and operators? SM: The implementation of GDPR should not affect the relationship between payment service providers and gambling/betting operators

Monday, March 12, 2018

Wynn Resorts drops all claims against co-founder Okada

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Wynn Resorts drops all claims against co-founder Okada

Wynn Resorts has dropped all claims against co-founder Kazuo Okada as new Chief Executive Officer Matt Maddox seeks to end a six-year lawsuit and focus his energy on company operations.

Boyd Gaming properties offer 'March Hoopla' promotions

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Boyd Gaming properties offer 'March Hoopla' promotions
Guests can take part in March Hoopla viewings across Boyd Gaming properties while partaking in St. Patrick's Day food and drink specials.

Kambi signs gamification-led sports deal with Casumo

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Kambi signs gamification-led sports deal with Casumo
Sports betting provider Kambi has announced the signing of a deal to develop a gamified sports betting product to online gaming and casino brand Casumo

West Virginia becomes latest to legalise sports betting

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West Virginia becomes latest to legalise sports betting
West Virginia has become the latest US state to legalise gambling within its borders, following the passage of the ‘West Virginia Sports Lottery Wagering Act’

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Nevada’s gaming officials, industry take safe route on marijuana

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Nevada’s gaming officials, industry take safe route on marijuana

Gov. Brian Sandoval’s Gaming Policy Committee, in record time last week, approved a resolution affirming the state’s stance on the use of marijuana in gaming establishments in what was likely the last policy group assembled under his watch.

Las Vegas-based Hakkasan targets entry into hotels

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Las Vegas-based Hakkasan targets entry into hotels

Hakkasan Group, the Las Vegas-based lifestyle company that keeps people partying from morning to night, now wants to care for guests round the clock, too.

Okada blindsided by Wynn settlement, lawyers say

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Okada blindsided by Wynn settlement, lawyers say

Lawyers for Kazao Okada on Friday said the Japanese businessman was blindsided by the $2.4 billion settlement reached a day earlier between Wynn Resorts and his Universal Entertainment Corp.

Friday, March 9, 2018

Las Vegas Sands sells Bethlehem casino for 1 3bn

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Las Vegas Sands sells Bethlehem casino for 1 3bn
Worldwide casino resort operator, Las Vegas Sands Corporation, has confirmed the agreement of a $1

GiGse to focus on US gaming issues

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GiGse to focus on US gaming issues
The two-day conference will examine sports betting and the growing role of technology in gaming, from behavioral data to artificial intelligence.

WSOP Global Casino Championship heads for Harrah's Cherokee Casino

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WSOP Global Casino Championship heads for Harrah's Cherokee Casino
The 2018 Global Casino Championship, part of the World Series of Poker Circuit, will take place from 7-9 August at the North Carolina casino.

GVC Holdings revenues up 17 during 2017

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GVC Holdings revenues up 17 during 2017
Online gaming goliath GVC Holdings has reported a 17% year-on-year rise in its net gaming revenue for the twelve months leading up to the end of 2017

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Two-time convicted felon nominated to Nevada’s Black Book

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Two-time convicted felon nominated to Nevada’s Black Book

A convicted crook with a penchant for ripping off elderly casino patrons by distracting them at casino redemption kiosks and ATMs has been nominated to the state Gaming Control Board’s List of Excluded Persons, frequently referred to as Nevada’s “black book.”

BtoBet chairman discusses Italian market's growth at Enada Spring

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BtoBet chairman discusses Italian market's growth at Enada Spring
From 14-16 March in Bimini, the company's chairman will be on hand to discuss the Italian gaming market's future.

LV BET supports International Women s Day and Europa Donna

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LV BET supports International Women s Day and Europa Donna
For a second consecutive year sports and casino betting site LV BET will be supporting International Women’s Day by donating a percentage of player deposits to a female-centric non-profit organisation

Hit the high notes with Play n GO s Imperial Opera

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Hit the high notes with Play n GO s Imperial Opera
Omni-channel slots specialist Play’n GO has raised the curtain on its latest slot, Imperial Opera

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Income Access releases affiliate marketing survey report

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Income Access releases affiliate marketing survey report
The report identifies expectations for 2018 and which trends affiliates should look out for, as well as stats on mobile traffic and content.

KamaGames announces launch of slots

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KamaGames announces launch of slots

KamaGames recently announced the release of slots, the latest addition to their portfolio of market leading, social casino titles.

Tropicana Atlantic City's Olón offers Mother's Day, Easter brunches

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Tropicana Atlantic City's Olón offers Mother's Day, Easter brunches
On 1 April and 13 May, guests at the New Jersey casino can enjoy four food stations and bottomless mimosas and other refreshments.

More than 250 PokerStars Platinum Packages still up for grabs

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More than 250 PokerStars Platinum Packages still up for grabs
Ten players have received a Platinum Pass in March, guaranteeing their entry to the PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold'em Championship in 2019.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Louisiana steps up DFS legalisation efforts

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Louisiana steps up DFS legalisation efforts
Representatives in the US State of Louisiana have introduced a new piece of legislation that would legalise daily fantasy sports contests in the state

Tougher sexual-harassment policies seen after Steve Wynn’s resignation

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Tougher sexual-harassment policies seen after Steve Wynn’s resignation

It’s been a month since Steve Wynn stepped down as chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts Ltd., and investigations continue in Nevada, Massachusetts and Macau.

Kansas Star Casino offers hot seats and bonus multipliers in March

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Kansas Star Casino offers hot seats and bonus multipliers in March
Guests can win slot dollars and entries into cash giveaways, as well as enjoy live entertainment all month long.

A month after Steve Wynn resigned, many new policies in place

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A month after Steve Wynn resigned, many new policies in place

It’s been a month since Steve Wynn stepped down as chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts Ltd., and investigations continue in Nevada, Massachusetts and Macau.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Blue Chip Casino March promotions include St. Patrick's Day bash

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Blue Chip Casino March promotions include St. Patrick's Day bash
Throughout the month, guests can enjoy exclusive events, poker tournaments and spa specials.

Movie theater upgrades coming to Station Casinos properties

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Movie theater upgrades coming to Station Casinos properties

Station Casinos is upgrading theaters at its Southern Nevada properties.

Gaming Standards Association launches third-party interface standard

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Gaming Standards Association launches third-party interface standard
The specification grants operators access to content to retain current and attract new players.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Borgata Casino partners with Gotham City Comedy Club

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Borgata Casino partners with Gotham City Comedy Club
Chris and Steve Mazzilli, owners of New York City's popular club, will take charge of the casino's comedy program.

Gaming’s donations are large part of Las Vegas Victims’ Fund

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Gaming’s donations are large part of Las Vegas Victims’ Fund

Contributions from the Southern Nevada gaming, tourism and entertainment industry accounted for almost 40 percent of the $31.4 million collected by the Las Vegas Victims’ Fund, organizers of the fund said Friday.

Intertops and Juicy Stakes focus on Australian poker players

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Intertops and Juicy Stakes focus on Australian poker players
This weekend, players in the southern hemisphere can enjoy a Big Bickies $800 GTD.

Second massage therapist files lawsuit against Steve Wynn

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Second massage therapist files lawsuit against Steve Wynn

Another massage therapist lodged a civil complaint against Steve Wynn and his former company’s board on Thursday, just one day after another massuese made similar allegations of sexual harassment.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

BtoBet names Director of Sports

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BtoBet names Director of Sports
Davide Ruggeri has stepped into the newly created role and will oversee the company's sports department, working with Italy's bookmakers and sports players.

Macau gambling revenue growth slows in February

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Macau gambling revenue growth slows in February

February gaming revenue rose 5.7 percent to $3 billion. It is the smallest gain since January 2017 and a much smaller gain than then 10 percent increase Wall Street analysts had expected.

Massachusetts Gaming Commission examines public safety report for Plainridge Park

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Massachusetts Gaming Commission examines public safety report for Plainridge Park
The two-year Public Safety Impact Report analyzes changes in police data after the casino's operation, concluding that the casino's presence had little impact on the volume of crimes and calls for service.

Massage therapist sues Steve Wynn alleging sexual harassment

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Massage therapist sues Steve Wynn alleging sexual harassment

A former massage therapist filed a civil lawsuit Wednesday against disgraced and departed casino mogul Steve Wynn, alleging that he frequently used “his immense power to coerce (her) to perform sexual favors.”