Philippines government warns public not to patronize illegal online gambling operations

Philippines government warns public not to patronize illegal online gambling operations

Reminding its citizens that gambling on the internet is against the law, the Philippines government has warned that any kind of involvement in illegal online gambling operations would attract prosecution.

Eldorado Resorts’ capital raising plans could be catalyst to finalize $17.3bn Caesars deal

Eldorado Resorts’ capital raising plans could be catalyst to finalize $17.3bn Caesars deal

NASDAQ-listed casino operator Eldorado Resorts’ recently announced plans to raise funds could be a catalyst to finalize its proposed $17.3 billion deal to takeover Caesars Entertainment Corporation, Wolfe Research analyst Jared Shojaian said.

BetConstruct obtains license to offer Sportsbook and Casino products in Swedish market

BetConstruct obtains license to offer Sportsbook and Casino products in Swedish market

Online gambling software supplier BetConstruct has confirmed that the Swedish Gambling Authority has granted it the license to offer its sportsbook as well as casino products in the regulated gaming and betting market of Sweden.

SkyCity reports “encouraging” business since reopening of three casinos following COVID-19 shutdown

SkyCity reports “encouraging” business since reopening of three casinos following COVID-19 shutdown

New Zealand-based casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has announced that its three local entertainment properties have been enjoying “encouraging” business since their reopening following lengthy corona virus pandemic-induced shutdown.

The Star Sydney Hotel & Casino signs new 20-year tax agreement with EGM exclusivity

The Star Sydney Hotel & Casino signs new 20-year tax agreement with EGM exclusivity

Australian gambling and entertainment giant “The Star Entertainment Group Ltd” has confirmed that it has signed a 20-year arrangement that will enable The Star Sydney Hotel & Casino to pay a flat 29 percent tax on all revenues from its mass-market gaming tables for the next twenty years.

Air New Zealand plans to shed 2,000 more jobs to deal with low demand

Air New Zealand plans to shed 2,000 more jobs to deal with low demand

Air New Zealand had earlier announced employee lay-offs and lower pay for those who would stay on job. However, the management has now shocked employees with the news of 2,000 more layoffs.

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Crown Resorts execs were either ignorant of VIP gambling compliance responsibilities or were just careless: Report

Crown Resorts’ senior executives made embarrassing revelations in front of a panel of the New South Wales Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority (ILGA) earlier this week, while demonstrating tha

Casino billionaire James Packer acknowledges sending threatening emails to Mr. X

Australian casino billionaire James Packer has admitted that he had sent threatening emails to an unnamed business executive in 2015, but he claimed that he did all that under the influence of “str

Australia’s Star Gold Coast Casino sues Singaporean high-roller over $30M debt

Queensland, Australia-based Star Gold Coast casino resort has confirmed that it has filed a lawsuit against a Singaporean gambler who allegedly fled back to his native country without clearing his

10 pm COVID-19 curfew will negatively impact casino workers, warns BGC

The UK Betting & Gaming Council (BGC) has warned that the government’s plan to impose a 10pm COVID-19 curfew will negatively impact thousands of casino workers across the nation.

Donaco International reports H1 net loss of AU$59 million, showing significant year-on-year improvement

Asian casino giant Donaco International suffered a net loss of AU$59 million (US$43.5 million) in the twelve-month period ending June 30, mainly due to the COVID-19 pandemic that forced its propert

Why the NZ Dollar Could Have a Very Bright Future

In a world that certainly faces an uncertain economic future, it should be very reassuring for New Zealanders to discover that their currency, at least, is set to see increased usage over the comin

Sydney’s Star Casino fined $90,000 for allowing minors to gamble in 2019

A hefty fine of $90,000 has been slapped on Sydney's Star Casino for its failure in preventing a 12-year-old girl and two other minors from gambling and drinking at the facility in 2019, the NSW In