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BetConstruct introduces new Casino Marketing system

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BetConstruct’s latest addition, Casino Tournaments Management System allows B2C providers to create and publish online casino tournaments within minutes   BetConstruct’s Casino Tournaments Management System allows operators to create and hold online tournaments on any games from over 4,500 slots, live casino and virtual games. Using the single management backoffice operators can set up every detail of the tournaments such as...

Scientific Games system at Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino set for upgrade

Scientific Games ChukChansi Gold
Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino has chosen to upgrade its Scientific Games comprehensive casino management system, as well as add a suite of marketing and customer service applications and devices.   Chukchansi Gold is owned by the Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians and is located in Coarsegold, California, near Yosemite National Park. "We have been extremely pleased with the performance of our...

APEX to take solutions to “next level” at ICE London

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APEX Gaming will present its portfolio including DRAGON EGG, iDROPs and more at the forthcoming ICE London (February 6th – 8th, ExCeL London, UK) from booth number # S4-250.   The DRAGON EGG game was formally introduced at last year’s ICE and since then casinos around the globe have installed the Pinnacle Premium Jackpot Island with the DRAGON EGG game alongside...

Playtech completes “largest ever” Live Casino customer migration

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Playtech has completed the delivery of Live Casino rooms to its next generation studio in Riga, Latvia.   The move to the world’s largest Live Casino studio began in mid-2016 with the acquisition of a prime 8,500-square metre capacity site built on top of the city’s fortified 16th century walls in the heart of Riga Old Town, a site that dwarfs...

Aristocrat gains sponsorship from Washington State’s Tulalip Tribe

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The Tulalip Tribe of Washington will sponsor Aristocrat Technologies Inc. to enter the Washington Tribal Lottery System market, allowing the company to sell its cabinets and games in the state.   “Tulalip Resort Casinos is pleased to welcome Aristocrat to the Washington market,” said Ken Kettler, president of Tulalip Resort Casinos. “Innovation, progressive products and strong brand awareness is what Aristocrat brings...

Thua Thien Hue province seeks approval for casino resort

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Provincial authorities in Thua Thien Hue have petitioned the central government to increase the investment capital threshold for the Lang Co Laguna beach resort to $2bn and to allow the project to include a casino.   The $2bn figure is necessary to qualify for a casino resort to be considered eligible, under the terms of a government decree issued in January,...

Caesars, Genting and Brookfield compete to run Toronto casinos

Caesars, Genting and Brookfield compete to run Toronto casinos
Ontario is preparing to hand over control of its gambling operations in the Greater Toronto Area, worth nearly $1bn, to a private operator as the government seeks to further develop the province’s gambling industry. Within a few weeks, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) will select a business to run its casino operations in the GTA for the...

Trump trademarks fuel speculation regarding Macau casino bid

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A Delaware-registered company representing US president Donald Trump has applied for a casino trademark in Macau, raising the possibility that the Trump Organization could look to acquire a casino licence when the current concessions come up for renewal in 2020.   A Trump Organization company has applied for four new trademarks in Macau, including one for casinos, stoking speculation about the...

Georgia republicans move against casinos

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The US republican party in Georgia have voted unanimously against allowing any casino or horse racing bills to be passed through the senate for the rest of this year. Concerned with the alleged link between gambling and a rise in crime and divorce rates, Georgia’s ‘grand old party’ or GAGOP didn’t cite any particular study to reinforce their claims but...

Bitcasino rebrands with focus on ‘fun, fast & fair’ gaming

Leading bitcoin casino Bitcasino has rebranded as part of its mission to offer ‘fun, fast & fair’ gaming, specifically its expanding Asia player base.
Leading bitcoin casino Bitcasino, operated by the Coingaming Group, has rebranded as part of its mission to offer a ‘fun, fast & fair’ gaming experience to millions, specifically its rapidly expanding Asia player base. It now has a new look website and added functionality. The new site features a modern design for a new gaming experience, including easier access to...

Pragmatic Play go live in Denmark

Pragmatic Play come to Denmark
The Malta-based provider has made its content available on Vera&John, giving the popular operator its games exclusively for an introductory period. Yossi Barzely, Head of Development at Pragmatic Play, said: "We're delighted to have passed the stringent criteria required to supply operators in Denmark and are looking forward to offering our games to Danish players. "We're also very pleased that it...

JCM Global solutions “ready now and here to stay” at AGE 2017

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The award-winning UBA® Ready for new Australia banknote series has been dubbed “ready now and is here to stay” by JCM Global as they prepare for AGE 2017. Casino operators across Australia need to be ready for the new Australian banknote series, and on stand #372 at the Australian Gaming Expo, JCM Global is leading the way with firmware for...

Michigan casino expansion kicks off

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Reports have indicated that a $33.5m expansion to the Marquette Ojibwa II casino in Michigan will commence in late July 2017.   Construction on the $33.5m expansion of the Marquette Ojibwa II casino in Michigan’s upper peninsula is to start in late July, with the casino portion set to open within 18 months, according to reports. It’s certainly important to us to...

Pala Casino plans $170 million developments

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A $170 Million expansion and renovation project is on the cards for the Pala Casino Spa & Resort which will create 400 construction jobs in Southern California.   The Pala Casino Spa & Resort has confirmed its plans for a $170 million expansion and complete renovation of its property to be completed in May 2019. The project will increase Pala's casino from...

Sycuan Casino appoints Mirage’s Andrew Kerzmann

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The San Diego-based Sycuan Casino has confirmed the appointment of Andrew Kerzmann to the role of Vice President of Hotel Operations.   The Sycuan Casino confirmed that Kerzmann will be overseeing the business strategies, objectives and daily activities for all Hotel Operations departments including, Pool & Spa, Hotel Sales and Convention Services. Prior to this role, Kerzmann was the Executive Director of...

Konami’s SYNKROS goes live in Lac Courte Oreilles Casino

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Two Wisconsin casino properties, Lac Courte Oreilles Casino and Grindstone Creek Casino, have become the first in the state to feature Konami’s SYNKROS CSM.   Konami Gaming, Inc. has installed its award-winning SYNKROS® casino management system at Lac Courte Oreilles (LCO) Casino Lodge & Convention Center and its outpost location Grindstone Creek Casino. This marks Konami’s first SYNKROS installation in the...

Western Australia repeals cruise ship casino ban

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Cruise ships calling at Western Australian ports will be able to open their casinos after the state government lifted restrictions.   The move is designed to protect and grow an industry already pumping $275m into the state’s economy, and the suspension of the ban forms part of the government’s ongoing efforts to further develop Western Australia’s tourism industry, particularly its cruiseship...

Irish politicians get craic-ing on new casino legislation

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Irish lawmakers are hopeful that new gambling legislation will finally be voted on this year after languishing for almost four years.   Discussion regarding updating Ireland’s gambling regulations has been ongoing for over a decade in the Oireachtas but there has been little progress save for the Gambling Control Bill 2013, which has been repeatedly delayed due to what the Irish...

Japan to use casino revenue to fund anti-addiction efforts

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Newly legalised casinos in Japan may be required to divert funds to anti-addiction efforts, as the government hammers out a regulatory framework for the gambling houses.   A law lifting the prohibition on casinos in Japan last December will allow global operators to build resorts for the first time, although not before lawmakers have put together and passed an anti-addiction bill. The...

Sky Betting and Gaming extends multi-product Playtech deal

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A long-term contract between Sky Betting and Gaming and Playtech has been extended across Casino, Live Casino and Bingo.   The contract extends across an exclusive Playtech Casino, exclusive dedicated Live Casino environment, Bingo and dedicated Bingo game and network development. Sky Betting & Gaming is a long-standing Playtech partner and the company claims it has witnessed significant year-on-year growth within its...

EGT demonstrates thematic jackpots and curved cabinets at PGS 2017

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The Bulgaria-based manufacturer will be highlighting its four-level progressive systems at the show, reflecting the popularity of thematic based jackpots in the Peruvian market.   Euro Games Technology promises to raise the curtain on a “classy display of machines” for the 2017 edition of the Peru Gaming Show (PGS), displaying a broad selection of its leading content including slot cabinets, jackpot...

The Waiting Years: Japanese gaming legislation gradually takes shape

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Sources in the Japanese government suggest that it’s likely to be August at the earliest before a steering body publishes the outline of the Integrated Resorts (IR) Implementation Bill.   Government sources have suggested that it is likely to be August at the earliest before a steering body made up of Japanese cabinet ministers makes public the outline of the Integrated...

Konami’s SYNKROS system goes live in Emerald Island Casino

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The Emerald Island Casino in Downtown Henderson claims it selected Konami’s SYNKROS system for its strength in reputation and reliability.   Konami Gaming’s award-winning SYNKROS® gaming enterprise management system has been launched at Emerald casino in Henderson, Nevada. In addition to flexible marketing automation tools and advanced player analytics, Konami claims that SYNKROS provides 99.9% uptime availability, dedicated technical support, and a...

KGM appoints James Marino as Director of Sales

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The casino gaming industry manufacturer and supplier, KGM, has confirmed its new director of Midwest sales as veteran sales professional, James Marino.   Marino brings more than 30 years of industry-related experience to KGM, which includes 17 years of gaming vendor sales. “I feel fortunate to have someone of Jimmy’s caliber join our sales team,” said Jason Cohen, KGM’s executive vice president...

SUZOHAPP cash management solutions a hit at G2E ASIA

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SUZOHAPP has reported key interest in its complete casino cash management solutions and advanced range of components form visitors and attendees at G2E Asia 2017.   At this year’s G2E Asia, which took place May 16-18 in Macau, SUZOHAPP has confirmed it received a positive response on its stand with the focus on its most effective products to simplify the players’...

Zitro unveils latest Video Slots Bryke in Macau

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The video bingo developer, Zitro, received a positive reception at G2E Asia in Macau which marked the first time the company presented its Bryke products in the region.   Zitro has reported that G2E Asia was a key success for the company as it debuted its new Video Slots Bryke products in Asia. The company claims its collection of games, including the...

Casino 36 bets on Dudley with second venue

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The company that brought Casino 36 to Wolverhampton, creating 100 jobs, is planning to invest more than £12 million on a second site in Dudley.   Following the opening of Casino 36 Ltd last November, the company responsible for the venue has now confirmed another leisure scheme seven miles away, according to Peter Adkins, head of the regulatory team at leading...

EGT strengthens position in Mexico

ICR - EGT Casino Mexico
Following on from its first key installation in Mexico, Euro Games Technology, has taken a step further into the region with local casino operator, Codere.   Euro Games Technology (EGT) continues to show its commitment to Mexico following its latest installation of 130 slot P-27/27 St Slim model cabinets to the region’s largest casino operator, Codere. The new installation marks the beginning...

Court ruling on Martha’s Vineyard casino overturned

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A game-changing federal court ruling has cleared the way for the Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe to build a bingo hall on the site of an unfinished community centre on reservation land.   Martha’s Vineyard could be set to see a new casino venue after a federal appeals court found in favour of the Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe. Tribal leaders want to build a casino...

Shaping the buildings that shape the casino business

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With a career spanning over four decades, Paul Steelman has designed buildings for the leading lights of the gaming industry, and his company Steelman Partners was ranked the 91st largest architectural firm last year. In an feature interview, he discusses several of the core design and planning principals involved in casino architecture.   The backend - infrastructure, kitchens, and laundrys etc...

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