Macau reports slight GGR drop

Macau financial results perceived a slight decline during last week’s casino activities.

NSW pushes for nation-wide tax.

NSW and Victoria push for a nation-wide tax

NSW and Victoria are trying to promote a change in gambling taxation and shift to a nation-wide tax that could increase states and territories budgets.

swiss

Swiss casinos overturn revenue fall

After eight years of bad revenue results, casinos from Switzerland reported a small increase in their numbers.

kenya

Kenya approves gambling tax hike

The president of Kenya signed a law that approves the rise of gambling taxes from 5 to 35 percent.

MGA revealed the results of a survey on gambling in Malta.

Gamblers spent US$139 million in Malta in 2015

According to a survey by the Malta Gaming Authority, 56 percent of the Maltese population spent approximately US$139 million on gambling activities.

The MGM National Harbor is cannibalising the Maryland market.

Maryland’s market endangered by MGM

The MGM National Harbor has had a major revenue rise while cannibalising the Maryland casino market since its opening in December 2016.

new jersey

Online gaming helps New Jersey grow

New information revealed that the online gaming industry is helping New Jersey generate revenue.

seneca nation

Seneca Nation stops casino payments

The tribe is still in dispute with New York state over the payments that casinos make to host cities.

italy

Italy experiences gambling revenue rise

A new report shows that online casino and sports betting contributed to a 19 percent growth during May.

Macau is positive about June

June casino revenues in Macau would represent the city’s highest financial growth since the recovery.

kenya

Kenya faces new gambling tax

After rejecting a 50 percent increase in gambling taxes, MPs in Kenya approved a 35 percent rise on gambling companies.

new york

NY casinos generate less revenue than expected

The three operational casinos in Upstate New York have generated less revenue than the local gambling commission initially expected.