Category Archives: Gambling News

Las Vegas casinos doing away with coronavirus-related capacity restrictions

In the casino hotspot of Las Vegas and some 28 area properties have reportedly been granted official approval to eschew all coronavirus-related capacity restrictions and return to operating their gaming floors at full throttle. According to a Wednesday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, all casinos in Clark County were earlier granted permission to […]

New South Wales junket embargo for The Star Entertainment Group Limited

In Australia and The Star Entertainment Group Limited has reportedly followed rival casino operator Crown Resorts Limited in agreeing to stop the use of junket firms in order to attract high-value foreign players to its New South Wales property. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the move from the Brisbane-headquartered company comes a […]

The Cordish Companies showing minority commitment in Virginia

American casino operator The Cordish Companies has announced that it has secured some $180 million in funding from local minority-run businesses in order to help realize its proposed Live! Casino and Hotel Richmond development. The Baltimore-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to detail that it has also committed to offering minority entities a […]

Crown Resorts Limited keen to begin offering ‘cashless’ play in Australia

In Australia and casino operator Crown Resorts Limited reportedly soon intends to begin offering ‘cashless’ play at its trio of domestic properties while ceasing the use of foreign junket firms. According to a report from Yahoo Finance, these revelations came from the Chairman for the New South Wales Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority, Philip Crawford, […]

Bragg Gaming speeds US iGaming market entry via $30m acquisition of Nevada-based Spin Games

In a move that it says will immediately establish its U.S. operating footprint and set the foundation for the firm’s growth strategy in the region,  Bragg Gaming Group (TSXV:BRAG) will reportedly acquire Nevada-based interactive software developer and distributor Spin Games LLC in an approximately $30 million cash and stock transaction. Announced Wednesday, May 11th, 2021, […]