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Maryland Live Casino Rakes In $50 million in September

Maryland Live! casino seems to be appealing to gamblers who spent no less than $50.4 million in September, making this gambling establishment’s gross gaming revenues surpass $50 million for the fifth consecutive month this year. Besides slot machine and table games, the Maryland Live! poker room ope... Read On

Japan Lawmakers Support Land Based Gambling Bill

Spokespeople for the Japan Liberal Democratic Party reportedly explained earlier this week that they will support the legalization of land based gambling in the country once a bill to legalize the industry is drafted. Regulators said that they are intending to create a draft bill by the end of 2013,... Read On

New York Governor Pushes for Land Based Gambling

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has recently expressed the idea that he is currently leading a campaign to inform residents and future voters about the fact that he will most surely allow the development of land based casinos in the state. Thus, even though Cuomo has not yet appeared at a public spea... Read On

Singapore and Thailand Could Regulate Online Gaming

Gaming publications in Asia recently reported that Thailand and Singapore could soon create regulatory frameworks in order to legalize the online gaming and betting industry. Several Thailand state officials explained that despite the fact that opponents are still against this endeavor, many lawmake... Read On

Colombia Lawmakers Legalize Pari Mutuel Sports Betting

The Colombian gaming and betting regulatory body Coljuegos announced that since this month, pari mutuel sports betting activities in the country are allowed. The surprising decision came after the gaming authority warned various internet gambling operators who were not licensed by the authority earl... Read On

Latest Results for the Global Online Gaming Sector

The slot developers at CasinoWebScripts report that the global internet gambling market was up 7.2 percent to 25 billion euro in comparison with the figures of 2011, online gaming accounting for 8 percent of the total gross gaming revenues raked in during last year. Furthermore, analysts are estimat... Read On

Britney Spears Says She Won’t Gamble During Las Vegas Residency

It seems that pop star Britney Spears will not gamble the money she will gain during her 2-year residency in Las Vegas. The world-known singer will perform 50 shows for the next two years at the Planet Hollywood resort in the Sin City, for which she will receive around £20 million. Even so, the perf... Read On

EU Court Prevents Italy to Ban Online Gaming

Some recent information was leaked on the internet regarding recent declarations made by the Court of Justice of the European Union, in which it has been stated that Italy will not be allowed to ban any online gambling sites that are based in another EU member state in order to favor their own finan... Read On

Madrid Asks Lawmakers to Allow Smoking Inside Mega Casino

It seems like Madrid is doing its best to convince the government to offer Sheldon Adelson, a US billionaire who wants to invest in a Spain-based casino, an exemption from the national anti-smoking law. Adelson, the Chief Executive of Las Vegas Sands, expressed the idea that he will develop the Euro... Read On

New Iowa Land-Based Casino Plan Approved

The Riverboat Development Authority (RDA) has reportedly approved a new project which will see the opening of a gambling establishment in Davenport, a city located along the Mississippi River in Scott County, Iowa. The gaming complex will be developed by Dan Kehl, a local casino operator who plans t... Read On

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