Apollo Hires Caesars’ Ex-CEO as Great Canadian Gaming’s Chief

Wall Street buyout firm Apollo Global Management this week completed the acquisition of casino operator Great Canadian Gaming Corporation and named a new CEO of the company. Casino industry veteran…

Congressional Gaming Caucus Wants Tax Threshold Raised on Slot Jackpots

Nine months after Congress passed legislation calling on the US Treasury Department to determine whether raising the tax threshold on slot machine winnings was feasible, members of the Congressional Gaming…

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson ‘Supportive’ of Mobile Sports Betting

With mobile sports betting taking hold in the South, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) told Casino.org he could support mobile wagering in his state. Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson listens during…

Manneken Pis Statue Vandalized at Downtown Las Vegas Casino

Casino owner Derek Stevens is trying to find out who knocked over the Manneken Pis statue outside the D Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. Stevens estimated the damage at about…

BetVictor Taps Pragmatic Play as Heart Bingo Software Provider

Online casino games maker and provider Pragmatic Play on Friday announced that it will play “a vital role” in the relaunch of iconic online bingo operation Heart Bingo, alongside major…

Lottoland Hit with UKGC Fine over AML, Responsible Gambling Failures

EU Lotto, the operator of Lottoland’s UK-facing website, has been slapped with a £760,000 fine by the UK Gambling Commission over a series of social responsibility and money laundering failings.…

Red Rock Sports Betting App ‘Stadium Live’ in License Revocation Threat Over ‘Improper Bets’

Red Rock Resorts is in hot water with Nevada regulators for accepting hundreds of sports bets after the events had finished. Red Rock Resorts’ Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas.…

Pariplay Eyes Oct. 1 Netherlands Online Casino Market Debut

Online casino games supplier and aggregator Pariplay is gearing up preparations to enter the Netherlands as the local market is set to open on October 1. The company announced Wednesday…

Vietnam’s Corona Resort & Casino Allowed to Resume Operations

Corona Resort & Casino, the only operational casino in Vietnam that allows nationals to gamble, has been given the go-ahead to resume operations after it was ordered to close temporarily…

MGM Seeking Full BetMGM Control, Unlikely to Renew Entain Takeover Offer

MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) is rumored to be mulling avenues to gain full control of the BetMGM enterprise and is unlikely to make another acquisition offer for its partner on…