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  • Empire Resorts Incorporated shareholders endorse disposal deal
    by Adam Morgan on November 14, 2019 at 6:46 pm

    In New York and shareholders for casino operator Empire Resorts Incorporated have reportedly approved a $128.6 million transaction that is to see the firm merged into giant Asian counterpart Genting Malaysia Berhad. According to a Wednesday report from the Poughkeepsie Journal newspaper, this deal was first announced in August and is to involve Genting Malaysia

  • Japanese government reveals Casino Management Board nominees
    by Adam Morgan on November 14, 2019 at 5:31 pm

    In Japan and the government of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reportedly revealed the names of the five people it would like to constitute the nation’s inaugural Casino Management Board. According to a story from GGRAsia citing an earlier report from the local Jiji Press news service, the Casino Management Board is set to serve

  • Ascend Everest in the epic new 9k Yeti slot by Yggdrasil
    by Marie Kelley on November 14, 2019 at 3:07 pm

    Yggdrasil takes gaming to new heights, literally, with their brand-new slot title 9k Yeti. The new game takes place on the peaks of Mt. Everest and features 4096 ways to win! Find Yeti footprints on the reels and trigger extra spins by activating the snowstorm feature in this slot title. The expedition starts now as

  • HSBC to launch gambling website blocking service for British customers
    by Adam Morgan on November 14, 2019 at 3:02 pm

    In the United Kingdom and giant banking and financial services firm HSBC has reportedly announced that it is to launch a special service that will allow its customers to block themselves from spending with any online casinos and sportsbetting websites. According to a Wednesday report from The Guardian newspaper, HSBC detailed that it has some

  • Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros Wins the 2019 Major League Baseball American League Cy Young Award
    by David Green on November 14, 2019 at 3:00 pm

    Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros won the 2019 Major League Baseball American League Cy Young Award. He was selected by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America over his teammate Garrett Cole. Verlander received 17 of the first place votes whereas Cole received 13 of those first place votes. Charlie Morton of the Tampa Bay

  • Kindred Group launches Unibet online gambling services in Pennsylvania
    by Adam Morgan on November 14, 2019 at 2:51 pm

    The Unibet brand of Maltese online casino and sportsbook operator, Kindred Group, has reportedly followed the likes of DraftKings and FanDuel in launching iGaming services for aficionados in the eastern American state of Pennsylvania. According to a Wednesday report from PennBets.com, the Valletta-headquartered firm’s new PA.Unibet.com online casino and sportsbetting domain went live yesterday as

  • World Series of Poker Circuit heading to Bicycle Casino
    by Marie Kelley on November 14, 2019 at 2:48 pm

    The World Series of Poker Circuit will return to the Bicycle Casino at the end of tis month, with 13 gold ring events on the schedule. The series will run from November 30th until December 15th, with players from across the US expected to take part. Details of the Series: The series will officially kick

  • Good vs evil battle in Pragmatic Play’s new slot Aladdin and the Sorcerer; live casino suite poised for UK launch
    by K Morrison on November 14, 2019 at 2:44 pm

    Hot on the heels of its commercial deal with Flutter brand Adjarabet, leading multi-product content provider, Pragmatic Play, has released its latest title, Aladdin and the Sorcerer. Complete with superb visuals and exotic, mood-setting soundtrack, the new video slot transports players to the fictional city of Agrabah where the Aladdin and the evil sorcerer battle

  • Rising Star Casino Resort in Indiana opens new BetAmerica retail sportsbook
    by K Morrison on November 14, 2019 at 2:39 pm

    Isle of Man-headquartered, SBTech, has entered the state of Indiana, having launched its on-site sportsbook at Rising Star Casino in Randolph Township under Churchill Downs Inc’s (CDI) BetAmerica brand. The Midwestern state is the sixth in which the award-winning global provider of sports betting technology and solutions has opened a sportsbook within 18 months’ time.

  • Macau expecting reduced aggregated gross gaming revenues for 2020
    by Adam Morgan on November 13, 2019 at 7:22 pm

    In Macau and government officials have reportedly announced that they expect the city’s collection of almost 40 casinos to chalk up aggregated gross gaming revenues of about $32.2 billion for the entirety of next year. According to a report from GGRAsia, this prediction was contained within the enclave’s draft budget for 2020 and would see