Japan casinos

Japan: Komeito aims to set casino admission fee

Japan’s Komeito is pushing for a €61 admission fee for Japanese residents once casinos finally open in the country.

us sports betting

PASPA revokation to benefit DraftKings

DraftKings CEO says the potential legalisation of sports betting is an “enormous” growth opportunity.


PokerStars gets ready for India launch

The Stars Group has joined gaming company Sugal & Damani to launch PokerStars in India.

japan casinos

Tomakomai expects €2.4 billion IR investment

Projections by the Tomakomai municipal authorities expect an IR investment of €1.6-2.4 billion.

Sands China

Sands China approves 2017 final dividend

The board of Macau operator Sands China has approved a final dividend of €0.1037 per share for 2017.

us sports betting

US major sports leagues get ready for betting

All major leagues in the US are getting ready for the SCOTUS ruling on PASPA, which would allow sports betting nationwide.

canada casinos

Canada: BC to lose money on money laundering crackdown

A report commissioned by the British Columbia showed a crackdown on money laundering in casinos would cost €29 million.

japan casinos

Japan: IR bill gets further delayed

The casino industry will arrive in Japan but will be later than sooner after the IR implementation bill is delayed again.

Pennsylvania casinos

PA table game revenue up 11.24 pct in February

Gross revenue from gambling at table games in Pennsylvania casinos was up 11.24 per cent in February to US$73.7 million.


DFS top dogs assess future in the US

FanDuel and DraftKings are looking into further business options for their operations in the US market.


Betfred and Vapour Cloud partner up

UK-based technology specialist Vapour Cloud has entered into a new £1 million partnership with Betfred.

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Atlantic City casinos post revenue decrease

February was a poor month for Atlantic City casinos as they posted revenue 6.5 per cent lower year-on-year.