NIGA joins the American Sports Betting Coalition

The American Gaming Association trade group has announced that the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) has joined the ranks of its American Sports Betting Coalition in order to help...

Valencia raises its gaming taxes

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...

New legislation could hurt OPAP video lottery terminal plans

In Greece, the Finance Ministry has reportedly tabled legislation that would reduce the number of video lottery terminals giant operator OPAP is to be permitted to run in the...

Lobbyists hired by Osage Nation in push for Missouri casino

The Osage Nation is pulling out all the stops in its effort to open a casino in Crawford County near the city of Cuba on Interstate 44, approximately 80 miles...

NIGA clarifies sportsbetting position after joining advocacy group

After last week announcing that it had become a member of the American Sports Betting Coalition, the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) has now released a statement designed to...

Sheldon Adelson warns of lower Japanese investment

Sheldon Adelson, the outspoken Chief Executive Officer for Las Vegas Sands Corporation, has reportedly criticized the group of civil servants currently formulating the specific rules and guidelines for Japan’s...

California governor signs Tule River gaming compact

The Tule River Indian Tribe has a renewed gaming compact with the State of California as Gov. Jerry Brown Jr. signed a new agreement on Friday that will allow...

Poker, online casinos officially banned in Australia

Online poker players in Australia saw their hopes for a fully legal game dashed yesterday. The Senate passed a modified version of the Internet Gambling Amendment Bill 2016 on...

Kentucky could soon consider sportsbetting and casino legislation

In Kentucky, a Democratic lawmaker is reportedly set to propose legislation that would aim to rescue the southern state’s struggling pension system by permitting horseracing venues and off-track betting...

KPMG Isle of Man eGaming Summit 2017 Report

Nearly 300 delegates converged on the Villa Marina in Douglas, Isle of Man on September 7 to attend KPMG’s annual Isle of Man eGaming Summit. The event marked the...