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Elaine Wynn request denied by Wynn Resorts Limited

American casino operator Wynn Resorts Limited has reportedly refused a request from its largest individual shareholder, Elaine Wynn (pictured), to reopen the nominating window for new directors so that she could...

Japan’s House of Representatives clears anti-gambling addiction bill

Prior to the weekend, the lower parliamentary chamber of Japan’s National Diet, the House of Representatives, passed an anti-gambling addiction bill. The measure was then sent to the House of Councillors,...

DiamondJacks Casino Hotel unveils Louisiana relocation plan

In Louisiana, the firm behind Bossier City’s DiamondJacks Casino Hotel has reportedly unveiled a plan that would see the riverboat venue relocate almost 300 miles southeast to a Tangipahoa Parish site...

Year of recovery for Macau gaming revenues

Macau‘s 40 casinos reportedly saw their aggregated gross gaming revenues for the whole of 2017 reach a three-year high of just over $33.01 billion thanks in large part to a resurgence...

OPAP shows off remarkable Q1 2018 results

Athens-based gambling company, OPAP has published exceptional financial reports for Q1 2018, revealing an increase of revenues by 5.1%. Further insights discovered that the European operator not only had a successful...

Golden Entertainment Incorporated inks estate-wide Synkros deal

American casino operator Golden Entertainment Incorporated has announced the signing of an agreement that will see it replace the existing management systems at four recently-acquired locations with the Synkros innovation from...

The rise of licensed blockchain gambling: Exclusive interview with Quanta OM, Nick Wright

The world lottery market is dominated by a small handful of corporations with International Game Technology (formerly Gtech and Lottomatica) and Scientific Games leading the way. Sometimes the companies form joint...

Melco Intl appoints former director of Tigre De Cristal president of Cyprus casino ops

Investment holding company Melco International Development Ltd (200:Hong Kong) has named Craig Ballantyne (pictured) the president of City of Dreams Mediterranean, Cyprus’ first integrated casino resort slated to open in 2021,...

Queensland to launch casino charm offensive

In Australia, the eastern state of Queensland is reportedly set to begin sending teams of government officials to Las Vegas and Macau from next week in an attempt to get some...

Nevada breaks $1 billion again in February

For the second consecutive month, Nevada‘s statewide gaming win broke the billion-dollar threshold, thanks to Chinese New Year falling in February this year rather than January as it did last year....