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Tentative agreements have been reached by Unifor and Great Canadian Gaming Corporation to prevent potential strikes.

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Great Canadian Gaming Corporation has become Great Canadian Entertainment as part of a rebrand that sees the company look to "set a new industry standard for gaming entertainment in Canada".

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Unifor union members employed by Great Canadian Gaming Corporation casinos are prepared to go on a strike:

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OnatrioCasino brings updated casino rankings right to your fingertips. OntarioCasinosOnline launched in May 2022 and is licensed by the AGCO (the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario). It's aimed at providing both novice and seasoned players with relevant recommendations. The market itself was launched a bit earlier and was licensed in April 2022.
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Playtech launches with NorthStar Bets in Ontario

Playtech has launched its multichannel technology with NorthStar Bets. North Star B bets is an Ontario-based brand that provides players with a uniquely local, premier user experience on their casino and sportsbook gaming platform. Playtech became Northstar Gaming’s strategic software and services supplier.
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Accel Entertainment announced the completion of its acquisition of Century Gaming. HeadsUp Entertainment International has launched “multiple revenue platforms” in six US states and Ontario. Rush Street Interactive is adding its industry-leading online sportsbook to its existing online casino at BetRivers in West Virginia. Win Systems has installed its WIGOS casino management system at the Ocean Gaming Casino in Hampton, New Hampshire. Paramount Commerce has introduced its Instant Bank Transfer payment solution in Canada for iGaming and sports betting operators.
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Playtech's iGaming content goes live with NorthStar Bets in Ontario

Playtech has launched in Ontario through its existing partnership with NorthStar Bets. North Star B bets is an Ontario-based brand that aims to provide players with "a uniquely local, premier user experience on their casino and sportsbook gaming platform" Playtech will supply Northstar Betts with its IMS platform, casino technology and Poker content. Ontario opened its regulated online gambling market on April 4. The province was ending the lottery’s legal monopoly on online betting in 2019. The partnership was announced several months before the opening.
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It's game time Ontario: NorthStar Bets is now live!

NorthStar Gaming launches premier online casino and sportsbook in Ontario. NorthStar Bets offers consumers a uniquely local, content and insights driven platform plus the most popular casino games. The company entered into an omnichannel advertising and marketing services arrangement with Torstar Corporation. The Star's content team provides real-time sports betting and wagering content for North Star Betts. Chris Johnston is the Senior NHL Insider. and provides exclusive insights and commentary for the platform's consumers. It is hoped that Ontarians will enjoy the unmatched user experience that Northstar Bests' immersive betting platform provides.
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FashionTV Jackpot Baccarat launches via Playtech partner

FashionTV Jackpot Baccarat is a premium branded live jackpot title that puts a new spin on the popular live dealer game. Playtech has joined forces with FashionTV Gaming Group to bring the 1997-founded Fashion TV mega-brand to the live casino market.
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Great Canadian Gaming opens casino at Pickering Casino Resort

Great Canadian Gaming opens casino at Pickering Casino Resort. It is the 25th property currently operating in Canada and the first in Ontario in 16 years. The operator is reopening 12 Ontario-based venues as the local Government eases lockdown restrictions. Great Canadian gaming is an Ontario based group that operates 25 gaming, entertainment and hospitality venues across Canada.
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Great Canadian Gaming opens casino at Pickering Casino Resort

Great Canadian Gaming Announces the Opening of the Casino Portion of Pickering Casino Resort

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation announces the opening of the casino at Pickering Casino Resort on July 26, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. EST. The property will feature approximately 2,400 slot machines, just under 100 "live" table games, 140 " live dealer" stadium gaming terminals and 10 dining options. It will be Great Canadian's 25th property currently operating in Canada and the first casino resort opened in Ontario in 16 years.
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Toronto Star owner Torstar to launch online casino in 2021

Torstar will launch an online casino betting brand in 2021 pending approval from the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. The gaming site will include casino games and sports betting. Torstar has assembled an iGaming team to head its expansion into the market. The team includes Gil Steinfeld, a marketing strategist for several U.S.-based gaming operators, Don Bourgeois, former General Counsel for the alcohol and gaming commission of Canada, and Jim Warren, president of Riseley Strategies Inc.
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Casino New Brunswick Officially Relaunches Gaming

Casino New Brunswick officially relaunches its gaming. The venue will be available for visitors under certain mandatory health and safety protocols. It will reopen its door for on-land betting on February 12, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. AST.
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Online gambling linked to risky behaviour, more harms, ALC-commissioned reports say

Report commissioned by Atlantic Lottery Corporation and obtained by CBC News. Report is one of two commissioned as part of what the corporation has described as "years of planning and independent expert reviews" leading to the development of its iCasino games. New Brunswick finally went all-in last year, allowing ALC to launch a suite of new games for New Brunswickers in August. Nova Scotia and P.E.I. are preparing to follow suit.
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