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Tag: Online Casino

Svenska Spel Applies For Online Casino License in Sweden

Should she Swedish government accept the request, Svenska Spel would become the only licensed casino operator in the Scandinavian country.

Parx Casino Prepares for iGaming by Joining Forces with GameAccount Network

In preparation for possible Pennsylvania iGaming, Parx Casino has selected GameAccount Network (GAN) to launch simulated gaming.

Goodbye Full Tilt Poker, Welcome Full Tilt Gaming?

Full Tilt Poker has rebranded its domain names to FullTilt.com and FullTilt.eu.

European Commission Has Issued a Recommendation On Gambling

Member States should consider to act and eventually modify their national legislation in order to "protect minors from gambling, provide for more coherent commercial practices and improve awareness in order to mitigate to the extent possible the...

Lottery Giant GTECH Purchases IGT for $6.4 Billion: "It Will Transform The Gambling Industry"

Italian lottery operator GTECH announced a $6.4 billion deal to take control of Las Vegas-based slots producer International Game Technology (IGT).

Netherlands Approves Language for a 20% Gross Revenue Tax for Online Gaming Operators

The Dutch Council of Minsters have approved language of proposed new gaming laws which would include a 20% gross revenue tax for online gaming operators.

Inside Gaming: Macau Revenue Down, a Spanish Study, and Showboat Casino Hotel to Close

In this edition of Inside Gaming, Macau experiences a decline in gaming revenue for the first time in five years, Spain studies online gambling habits of its citizens, and another Atlantic City casino announces it will close.

Russia Legalizes Gambling in Sochi and Crimea

A decision made by authorities in Russia will see the creation of two new special gambling zones -- one in Sochi and one in the former Ukrainian province of Crimea.

Malta Discusses Social Gambling Regulation

The Mediterranean island of Malta could soon become the first country in the world to regulate social casino games.

Amaya Gaming Unveils Plans of a Second Listing in London or New York

Canadian gambling giant Amaya Gaming has unveiled plans for yet another multi-billion dollar operation.

Rational Group Applies for Online Casino License in Italy

Plans to expand the casino offering at Full Tilt Poker continue to move forward as the Rational Group has applied for a license to operate in Italy.

bwin.party Denies Rumored Sale of Company

Bwin.party denies rumors that it is evaluating the possibility of selling part of the company.

partypoker Adds Sit-and-Gos, Casino Games to iOS and Android Apps

On June 20, partypoker released a new update of its Android and iOS mobile apps adding new functionalities and improving the offer available on mobile devices.

PokerStars Receives Licenses to Offer Online Casino in Spain

PokerStars has secured two licenses to offer blackjack and roulette games in the Spanish market.

Amaya CEO on Acquisition of PokerStars: "It Will Transform the Entire Gaming Industry"

Amaya's acquisition of the Rational Group represents a "strong deal from a financial perspective" that will "transform the entire global gaming industry."

Inside Gaming: U.S. Gaming Revenue Up, MGM Sitting Tight, and John Daly’s Degeneracy

This edition of Inside Gaming covers U.S. gaming revenue growth in 2013, MGM Resorts steering clear of online gambling for now, and John Daly's degeneracy.

Pennsylvania State Sen. Kim Ward Now Supports Bringing Online Gambling to the State

Following study, Pennsylvania State Sen. Kim Ward now supports bringing online gambling to the state.

Switzerland To Regulate Online Gambling

A new gambling bill plans to allow brick-and-mortar casinos to go online and make gambling winnings tax-free

Gibraltar Fire Disrupts Online Gaming During Easter Weekend

A fire in Gibraltar disrupted online gaming during Easter weekend.

New Jersey Gaming Revenue Stumbles Despite Growth in Online Market

New Jersey gaming regulators released the financial report for the state's 11 casinos. Internet gambling is still on the rise, but is it enough?

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