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Encore Needs Poker Dealers as Player Demand Increases

Poker has been absent from the Encore Boston Harbor casino in Massachusetts, but now dealers are needed as player demand is rising. When the COVID-19 pandemic began in the United States, casinos were among the first businesses to close due to the... Read More

Gulf Coast Casinos in Mississippi Reinstate Mask Mandate

Mississippi Gulf Coast casinos are mandating employees wear masks once again while indoors as the number of positive COVID-19 cases increases. In the south, the COVID-19 pandemic has taken over. Tennessee, Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi have some... Read More

Revenues Up in Vegas Thanks to Downtown Properties

The revenue totals have increased in Las Vegas thanks to players visiting downtown casinos and other properties. Being a gambling town, Las Vegas has suffered economic losses for over a year now due to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Casinos shut... Read More

Great Britain Gamblers Cut Back on Gaming

A recent survey by the Gambling Commission shows that players in Great Britain are cutting back on their participation in gambling. A new survey involving problem gambling and participation in the industry by the Gambling Commission revealed that... Read More

Singapore Looks to September to Open Casinos to Travelers

Officials in Singapore look to reopen casinos to travelers by September. Across the world, individual countries continue to be closed to outside travelers due to the risk of COVID-19. In regions where casinos rely on travelers to generate revenues,... Read More

FanDuel Launches Standalone Online Casino in NJ

FanDuel has just launched a new standalone casino in New Jersey via mobile and desktop devices. Just when it seems like New Jersey might not be able to handle another online casino, a new one launches. FanDuel announced this week that its standalone... Read More

Will Las Vegas Travel Slow Down Due to COVID-19 Uptick?

As cases of COVID-19 increase in Las Vegas, will it stop travelers from visiting the casino town? After ravaging the casino industry in 2020, it seems the COVID-19 pandemic is back for more. Major gambling towns like Las Vegas are starting to see an... Read More

French Gambling Regulator Calls for Ad Reduction

The gambling regulator in France is calling for operators to lower the number of advertisements on offer after heavy marketing during Euros. When it comes to gambling advertising, operators have to adhere to strict regulations based on their location.... Read More

Mask Mandate Approved in Clark County, Nevada

The Clark County Commission has included casinos in its recent mask mandate. This week, mask wearing among employees of casinos in Las Vegas was up for debate. Nevada has seen an uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases and with venues operating at 100%... Read More

Federal Judge Orders Red Rock to Negotiate with Union

A federal judge has ruled that Red Rock Casino Resort must begin negotiations with local unions. Unions have had a tough battle in the state of Nevada. There are a few casino operators that do not want to see employees unionize and have fought against... Read More