News Articles Written By: Simon Turner

Legislators in Macau to Begin Review of New Gaming Laws

Macau lawmakers are starting their official review of the new gambling laws, beginning with the General Assembly. Authorities in Macau just recently published drafted rules for the gaming industry, with the licensing set to continue at six venues in... Read More

Casino Industry Directives Issued for Macau Involving Licensing

Officials in Macau have now revealed details involving changes to the casino industry, including the operation period for license holders. Changes are coming to Macau’s gambling industry. This week, government officials made an announcement involving... Read More

Georgia House Speaker Reveals Gambling Might Make 2022 Ballot

House Speaker David Ralston reveals that lawmakers in Georgia might be open to putting gambling on the ballot in 2022. Gambling is a sore spot in the state of Georgia. It seems people are either for it or against it. For years, there has been talk of... Read More

Brazilian Federal Official Says 2022 Is the Year for Casino Gaming

One lawmaker in Brazil says 2022 will be the year that commercial casinos will be legalized in the country. For many years, lawmakers in Brazil have debated whether or not commercial casino gaming should be approved. Federal Deputy Herculano Passos... Read More

Casinos in Nevada Hit $1b Revenue Mark Nine Months Running

Casinos in Nevada are on a role, earning over $1 billion for the ninth consecutive month this year. It appears as though Nevada casinos can’t be stopped when it comes to revenue earnings. For the ninth month in a row, the industry has earned over $1... Read More

Atlantic County Decides to Challenge Atlantic City Casino Tax Break

A new tax break approved by lawmakers for Atlantic City casinos is now being challenged by Atlantic County. Just a few days ago, we saw lawmakers in Atlantic City approve a measure that will give casinos a tax break of around $55 million. The goal of... Read More

Unibet Faces Anti-Money Laundering Issues in Denmark

Unibet is the latest online gambling company to be called out by gaming regulators in Denmark for violations. Gaming regulators in Denmark are not playing around when it comes to violations within the country’s gambling industry. For quite some... Read More

More Sports Betting Licensing Provided for Two Maryland Properties

Sports betting continues to grow in Maryland as officials have just approved two more venues for licensing. As sports betting prepares to launch in Maryland, two more facilities have been approved for licensing. Earlier this week, it was announced that... Read More

Macau Casinos Thriving As Junket Changes Loom

Macau casinos saw stellar earnings of $844 million in November with fear looming as to how operations will fair by next year when junkets are removed. The November revenue totals for Macau are in, with casinos generating MOP6.75 billion ($844 million)... Read More

Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati Connected to Money Laundering

The Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati was reportedly used as a money laundering location for an individual named Ismail Shalash. Across the United States, commercial casinos operate based on strict rules and regulations. Operators must adhere to protocols or... Read More