Japan is set to pass second IR bill this year

After last year’s casino legalisation in Japan, lawmakers are being encouraged by the government to pass a second bill this autumn.

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Australia could grant another casino license

Members of the LNP party said that if they get elected they will reserve a casino license for North or Central Queensland.

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Genting Miami receives approval

The company that wants to build a US$3 billion casino in downtown Miami received a permission to set a 300-room hotel.

Casinos can’t land at Arkansas

The fourth casino proposal of the year has been rejected again by Arkansas State Attorney General Leslie Rutledge.

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Massachusetts considers bill to boost poker rooms

State lawmakers are studying a bill that would boost poker rooms activity by allowing casinos to extend the last call in Massachusetts.

New Hampshire held casino hearing

A public hearing was held yesterday in New Hampshire, where residents expressed their strong opposition and concerns about gaming legislation.

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DFS companies keep leaving the US

New numbers that emerged this week revealed that two thirds of DFS companies have closed in just two years.

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US may ban state regulated online gambling

The US Attorney General said that he’s considering introducing a federal ban on state regulated online gambling all across the country.

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RAWA is still alive in the US

Sheldon Aldelson’s attempt to ban online poker and gaming has been recently criticised by a former US Rep.

Iowa DFS bill under debate

According to experts from local press, Iowa’s attempt to regulate the current illegal daily fantasy sports (DFS) sector may fail.