cyprus

Cyprus signs first casino resort contract

The European country signed its first casino contract with the consortium Melco Hard Rock in Nicosia.

new jersey

NJ sports betting case remains unclear

New Jersey sports betting legislation cannot move forward without the consideration of the Supreme Court.

Ukraine urges lottery legislation

Ukraine officials have reiterated their petition for a comprehensive legislation on the lottery sector.

Macau reports slight GGR drop

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

Portugal grants new iGaming license

The local regulator has granted the seventh online license to sports betting company Figueira Company Praia.

VikingHeim casino announces offerings

VikingHeim casino by Sportster LTD operates through EveryMatrix’s popular iGaming platform.

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.

crown

China convicts Crown employees

A Chinese court has decided to convict the Crown employees that were charged with offenses related to gambling promotion.

spain

Melco and Hard Rock give up Spain project

After signing the biggest deal in Europe to be in charge of a casino in Cyprus, the consortium gave up on a project in Spain.

israel

William Hill leaves Israel

The UK bookmaker announced the closing of its Tel Aviv office in order to shift operations to its London facility.

New Mexico claims tribal casino debt.

New Mexico claims a tribe gambling debt

The three tribes of the state of New Mexico owe gambling authorities US$40 million in a free play in casino slots dispute, regulators say.

booming

BetConstruct partners with Booming Games

BetConstruct announced the expansion of its games catalogue by teaming up with Booming Games.