British pools betting innovator Sportech has announced that it will be launching a wide-ranging review of its business and capital structures following news that two of its top executives are to step aside. The London-listed firm revealed that Ian Penrose is to resign as its Chief Executive Officer from December...
Beginning next year, slot machines and casino games will reportedly see an increase in taxes courtesy of the government of Valencia. G3Newswire reports that the new rules in the autonomous community of Spain will see operators required to pay a €3,600 annual fee in comparison to the €3,200 they currently...
In Goa, the rules for the regulation of casino operations in the Indian state have been approved by the law department. Once approved by the chief minister, they will be forwarded to the cabinet, The Times of India reports. According to the local news agency, a department official had confirmed...
American casino giant MGM Resorts International will reportedly unveil plans later today to create thousands of jobs by building a significant casino and entertainments complex in the largest city in Connecticut. According to a report from the Hartford Courant newspaper, the scheme from MGM Resorts International would see it partner...
More than 800 gaming industry professionals will be on hand for the 2017 EGR Operator Awards to be held October 26 at Grosvenor House at Park Lane in London. The awards have come to be known informally as the Oscars of the eGaming sector due to the-the prestige associated...
In the Philippines, a local property services firm has reportedly called on the government to provide offshore gaming firms with “clear, consistent and reliable” support so that the industry can continue to grow. According to a report from the BusinessWorld newspaper, Pronove Tai And Associates revealed that offshore gaming providers...
After beginning the process of awarding offshore gaming licenses in September, the Philippine Amusement And Gaming Corporation has now reportedly revealed that it intends to limit such authorizations to around 50 in order to avoid possible “oversaturation.” According to a report from the local Malaya newspaper, the Philippines regulator has...
Last week reportedly saw members of the Illinois State Senate overwhelmingly pass a piece of proposed legislation that would legalize online gambling and daily fantasy sports for residents of the Midwestern state. According to a report from the Chicago Tribune newspaper, the proposal was ratified by the Democratic-controlled upper house...
After successfully meeting all of Curacao’s eGaming requirements, the Breakout Gaming Group, located in San Jose, Costa Rica, has secured a gaming license to operate on the Dutch Caribbean island. The BreakoutGaming.com website, currently operated by the Group, will be covered by the newly obtained license and additional coverage is...
Passing by a vote of 54-8, the online poker bill, S 3898, was approved by the New York State Senate on Tuesday. Sponsored by Sen. John Bonacic, the bill, for the second consecutive year, seeks to legalize and regulate online poker within New York State borders on the grounds that...