Japan estabishes casino task force Shinzo Abe

A task force is being established by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to support casinos legislation as it makes its way to the Diet.

Packer faces new round of delays in Sri Lanka


  • 29 Aug 2014 | Colombo, LK
  • Crown Resorts and CEO James Packer face more delays in developing the $400m Crown Sri Lanka integrated resort in the capital of Colombo.

    Sands resumes construction on The Parisian Macao


  • 29 Aug 2014 | Macau, CN
  • Las Vegas Sands Corporation and subsidiary Sands China receive a government permit to resume construction on the $2.7bn Parisian Macao.

    BMM appoints Business Development Manager of Lotteries


  • 29 Aug 2014 | Las Vegas, NV
  • BMM Testlabs is pleased to welcome lottery specialist Louise Dionne to the organisation as Business Development Manager of Lotteries.

    Intralot inks VLT pre-commitment contract in Victoria


  • 29 Aug 2014 | Athens, GR
  • Intralot signs a deal with the Victorian State Government in Australia to implement a voluntary pre-commitment scheme for up to 30,000 EGMs.

    Bally Technologies’ Sandbox Studio team exits company


  • 29 Aug 2014 | Las Vegas, NV
  • Responsible for development of numerous pieces of IP including the U-Spin™, Sandbox Studio ends its affiliation with Bally Technologies.

    Nevada gaming revenue up for five straight months


  • 29 Aug 2014 | Las Vegas, NV
  • Nevada state officials reported gaming revenue was up less than 1pc in July, which marked five consecutive months of increased revenue.

    Florida Gaming Congress to discuss destination resorts


  • 28 Aug 2014 | Florida, US
  • A panel of gaming operators will examine opportunities and challenges for destination resorts in South Florida at Florida Gaming Congress.

    Parx Casino® launches new mobile-social casino


  • 28 Aug 2014 | Las Vegas, NV
  • Parx Casino® launches the Parx Play4Fun Network™ app, powered by Joingo® mobile loyalty platform and serving Williams Interactive™ games.

    Baha Mar appoints Executive VP of International Marketing


  • 28 Aug 2014 | NASSAU, BS
  • Baha Mar announces that Alex Pariente has been named Executive Vice President of International Marketing for the Baha Mar Casino & Resort.