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Powerball numbers: $150million jackpot draw results

A lucky Australian is $150million richer after scooping a record-breaking Powerball jackpot. The winning numbers were: 18, 29, 34, 8, 4, 28, 6 and the Powerball was 11. The winner, from South Australia, matched all of the numbers and takes home the massive prize. They are yet to come forward to claim the prize, but when they do, they will become…
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Powerball numbers: $150million jackpot draw results
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The Pre-Regulated Playing Field: Isle of Man-A look at Online Gambling Jurisdictions in 2024

Good Morning. Looking to set up shop in the Isle of Man? AGB has the perfect breakdown for you, identifying exactly which licenses are available, what taxation rates and costs apply, where you can operate and whether a license in that particular jurisdiction is the best for you. Meanwhile, a foundation in Victoria has published a study on the links…
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The Pre-Regulated Playing Field: Isle of Man-A look at Online Gambling Jurisdictions in 2024
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Australia Online Gambling Market is Booming and Predicted to Hit US$ 8.5 Billion by 2032

BROOKLYN, NY, USA, May 10, 2024 / EINPresswire.com / -- IMARC Group, a leading market research company, has recently released a report titled "Australia Online Gambling Market Report by Game Type (Sports Betting, Casino, and Others), Device (Desktop, Mobile, and Others), and Region 2024-2032." The study provides a detailed analysis of the industry,…
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Online casino firm 888.com to withdraw UK adverts after backlash

Online casino company 888.com will withdraw adverts from locations including London's transport network after a backlash against their tone, prompting criticism of the capital's mayor, Sadiq Khan, for allowing them to appear in the first place. With less than a week to go before Londoners vote for their next Mayor, Khan's Conservative rival, Susan…
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Best Ontario Online Casinos in 2024: List of Legal ON Casino Sites

Sponsored: This article provides pros and cons for legal gaming sites available to players in Ontario Why go with average when the industry is filled with plenty of exciting options? The top gambling sites in Ontario feature a great selection of casino games and fast payouts - and Jackpot City is the first choice that excels in these. However, this…
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Australia Online Gambling Market is Booming and Predicted to Hit US$ 8.5 Billion by 2032 As Revealed In New Report

How Big is the Australia Online Gambling Market? The Australia online gambling market size reached US$ 4.9 Billion in 2023. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 8.5 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2% during 2024-2032. The easy availability of high-speed internet, the implementation of social distancing…
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The Times Of Northwest Indiana

Chicago casino hits new monthly highs for visitors, revenue

The new casino in downtown Chicago appears to be on a winning streak after recording in February its highest daily attendance and revenue since opening its doors in September. At the same time, Bally's Chicago continues to generate tax receipts well below the sky-high expectations for the city's only legal gaming destination. Data recently released…
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Chicago casino hits new monthly highs for visitors, revenue
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From drag shows and cannabis back to gambling and divorce, Las Vegas remains the place to indulge in ‘banned’ experiences

When Coco Montrese takes the stage at the Flamingo Showroom just steps away from the Las Vegas Strip, it's typically in front of a sold-out crowd of dedicated fans who adore the many queens of TV's RuPaul's Drag Race and have traveled here to see this fabulous live version of the show. After the performance, during the meet-and-greet, she gets to…
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From drag shows and cannabis back to gambling and divorce, Las Vegas remains the place to indulge in ‘banned’ experiences
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Las Vegas? Nope, DeLand! Local ‘Casino Night’ raises thousands for charity

The Victoria Gardens Women's Club's second annual Casino Night event featured classic casino games like poker, slots, roulette and more, but with one catch - the proceeds didn't go to the house, they'll go to local charities like The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia and the Beacon Center women's shelter. For the second year in a row, the women's…
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Las Vegas? Nope, DeLand! Local ‘Casino Night’ raises thousands for charity
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Edward Craven net worth: The Crypto Casino King

Edward Craven is an Australian entrepreneur and co-founder of the online casino Stake.com and the live streaming platform Kick. He is one of the nation's youngest self-made billionaires, with a net worth of about $1.1 billion as of 2022. He is also known for his lavish lifestyle and his passion for gaming. But how did he make his fortune and what…
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Edward Craven net worth: The Crypto Casino King
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Bally's Chicago Casino Posts $7.6M In November Revenue

The Illinois Gaming Board reported Thursday that Bally's temporary casino in downtown Chicago generated $7.6 million in adjusted gross revenue in November, a figure that was practically flat compared to its first full month of wagering in October. Bally's separately pointed out its gross gaming revenue for November was $8.9 million, noting what it…
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Bally's Chicago Casino Posts $7.6M In November Revenue
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Leading Software Giants: Best Online Casino Providers

The global casino gaming market is estimated to reach US$138.10 billion by 2028, driven by a 7.76% CAGR and the rapid growth of leading online casino software providers like Aristocrat, NetEnt, Bally, Pragmatic Play, and Novomatic. It is fueled by a rapidly expanding user base expected to reach US$243.2 million by 2028, with a 3.0% user penetration…
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Victoria woman 'cannot believe' $638K online slots win

As Charlene Boustead from Victoria was playing online slots on BCLC's PlayNow.com, she was shocked as the winning symbols started showing. "The MegaJackpots symbols started coming up. There were three, then four, then five," Boustead said in a news release. She was playing the MegaJackpots Cleopatra slot game on Dec. 19 when she won $638000. "I am…
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Victoria woman 'cannot believe' $638K online slots win
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The Times Of Northwest Indiana

Chicago casino attendance, revenue still below opening month

The new casino in downtown Chicago, after nearly three full months in business, has yet to become the tourist mecca or gambling emporium its supporters hoped it would be. Data released by the Illinois Gaming Board Thursday show November attendance and revenue at Bally's Chicago were relatively unchanged compared to the casino's October…
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Chicago casino attendance, revenue still below opening month
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Biggest Slot Machine Wins: The Most Famous Casino Jackpot Winners All Times

All of us dream of winning big while playing slots. Spinning reels have scooped millions of dollars for some; it is a reality. Big casino slot game winners hit the jackpot in this gambling world, and some have received mammoth prizes. These situations are life-changing, and slot machines offer bonus features in tons. In this article, we will look…
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Trot Slot confirmed for Cambridge

New Zealand's first Trot Slot race is confirmed and already has its first slot filled. The TAB Trot Slot will be run as expected alongside the Race by Grins at Cambridge on April 12 next year for a stake of $575000, making it the richest trot race ever held in Australasia. It will have eight slots, most of them purchased by the connections of…
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Blackjack online: Aprenda estrategias y cómo jugar al blackjack.

El blackjack en línea es uno de los juegos más populares que puedes encontrar. El éxito de este juego en los casinos físicos se ha trasladado a las salas en vivo de los principales operadores de Colombia, y es que se trata de un juego que combina sencillez y emoción en cada partida.Con total seguridad, el blackjack se mantendrá durante mucho tiempo…
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Belfast man Declan Cregan: £1 slot machine bet turned into 10 year gambling addiction and loss of £31,000 life savings

Belfast man Declan Cregan was just 16 when he placed his first bet. From putting that one pound coin into a slot machine, he went on to spend the next 10 years of his life gambling every day. He lost his entire £31000 life savings and once blew £8000 in an hour - gambling consumed Declan's life. Now in recovery and not having gambled for the past…
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Belfast man Declan Cregan: £1 slot machine bet turned into 10 year gambling addiction and loss of £31,000 life savings
The Times Of Northwest Indiana

Chicago casino daily attendance, win dips in second month

Has luck already run out for the new casino in downtown Chicago? Data recently released by the Illinois Gaming Board show Bally's Chicago saw fewer people wagering less money on a daily basis in October compared to its partial first month of operations in September. Altogether, Bally's tallied 83113 guests at its Medinah Temple gaming facility in…
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Chicago casino daily attendance, win dips in second month
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Virginia's capital city voting on whether to allow a casino

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Despite a high-dollar lobbying push, Richmond voters on Tuesday rejected for a second time a ballot measure that would have opened the door to a proposed casino resort in Virginia's capital city. Developers first tried in 2021, after the state Legislature paved the way for five casinos around the state if voters first gave…
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Virginia's capital city voting on whether to allow a casino
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Province Of Córdoba To Launch Online Gambling Soon

The provincial government of Córdoba has revealed that online gambling will ultimately make its debut here. Additionally, the debut is planned to happen 48 hours after the November 19 presidential runoff election between Javier Milei and Sergio Massa take place. D emo format - at the beginning: Starting from November 21 and for next 45 days until…
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Province Of Córdoba To Launch Online Gambling Soon
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F1 Las Vegas Grand Prix: Opening ceremony, red carpet, casino involvement, and more

When Formula 1 announced the inaugural Las Vegas Grand Prix, one thing was immediately clear. It was going to be an event. And corporate sponsors, casinos, and the teams themselves are getting in on the action. Here is just a sampling of the incredible events and packages being put together for the first-ever Las Vegas Grand Prix. If we know one…
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F1 Las Vegas Grand Prix: Opening ceremony, red carpet, casino involvement, and more
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Best Casino Apps in the UK

Casino games have never been more popular in the UK than they are today. As of early 2023, more than 44% of people 18 and over admitted to placing a wager at least once. And given the accessibility of casino games these days, that number is likely to grow. Online and mobile casinos are the most popular gaming sources by far. In particular, mobile…
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MGM Resorts International Partners With Inspired Entertainment to Launch Online Game -October 10, 2023 at 03:53 pm EDT

MGM Resorts International is one of the world's leading casino operators. At the end of 2021, the group operates 19 casino hotels in the United States (17; Bellagio, MGM Grand Las Vegas, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Luxor, Excalibur, New York-New York, Monte Carlo, Circus Circus Las Vegas, Aria, etc.) and in China (2; MGM Macau and MGM Cotai).…
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Las Vegas hospitality workers' union sees "no real movement" in talks with MGM, Ceasars -October 06, 2023 at 05:00 pm EDT

MGM Resorts International is one of the world's leading casino operators. At the end of 2021, the group operates 19 casino hotels in the United States (17; Bellagio, MGM Grand Las Vegas, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Luxor, Excalibur, New York-New York, Monte Carlo, Circus Circus Las Vegas, Aria, etc.) and in China (2; MGM Macau and MGM Cotai).…
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The online casino landscape in Australia and how Aussies choose an online casino

Gambling is a prevalent activity in Australia, with more than 80 percent of the adult folk participating in some gambling. While the Irish might have specific expectations for online casinos, the Australian anticipation of online gambling might differ completely. For example, the sports played in Australia and Ireland are also different. Therefore,…
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The online casino landscape in Australia and how Aussies choose an online casino
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Land-based Casinos in the UK: Major Players

There is no denying the siren-like call of the land-based casinos that dot the UK landscape. Sure, online platforms might offer a dizzying number of games, but there's something undeniably magical about stepping into a luxurious casino, surrounded by the sights and sounds of excitement. With the casino industry on the rise, a stroll through some of…
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Mandatory Pokie Closure Periods Unveiled as Part of New Enforcement Measures for Victoria’s Gambling Sector

The Government of Victoria is set to introduce mandatory closure periods for poker machine areas at brick-and-mortar venues across the state. The only exception will be made for Crown Resorts' casino. Victoria's Premier Jacinta Allan shared that her Cabinet remained committed to significant reform to prevent and reduce problem gambling harm after…
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Victoria Passes Gambling Legislation Amendment Bill 2023

The government of the Australian Province of Victoria has introduced the Gambling Legislation Amendment Bill 2023 to address gaming-related issues such as excessive gaming hours and the amounts gambled in the Crown Melbourne casino property. The measure will reportedly provide a comprehensive monitoring tool to verify the patron's adherence to the…
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Victoria Passes Gambling Legislation Amendment Bill 2023
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Yggdrasil Releases Jungle Adventure-Themed Beasty Blox GigaBlox

Image Source: Yggdrasil The leading iGaming publisher, Yggdrasil, announced it joined forces with the independent developer of real-money games, Jelly, for a new adventure-themed slot game. The successful collaboration resulted in the release of Beasty Blox GigaBlox, a new high-volatility slot game that offers an RTP of 95.00% and €250000 max…
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Yggdrasil Releases Jungle Adventure-Themed Beasty Blox GigaBlox
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Top new casino games for Londoners to play

As one of the top cosmopolitan cities in the world to visit, London is frequented by around 30 million tourists each year. From visiting classic sights like the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, and the London Dungeons, to exploring London's vibrant culinary scene or its many upscale bars, clubs and casinos. There's so much to do that people often end…
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A Maryland Man Has Won His Third Big Lottery Jackpot Playing Racetrax

Lightning seldom strikes the same spot three times in lottery games. This unlikely feat, however, has become a reality for one lucky Maryland resident. A 58-year-old has just won his third large prize from the Racetrax game, solidifying his place as a local legend and surprising many with his incredible luck. The Maryland Lottery's Racetrax game is…
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A Maryland Man Has Won His Third Big Lottery Jackpot Playing Racetrax
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Australia Online Gambling Market Size To Hit US$ 7.2 Billion by 2028

According to IMARC Group's latest report, titled Australia Online Gambling Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2023-2028. The study provides a detailed analysis of the industry, including the Australia online gambling market share, size, trends, and growth forecasts. The report also includes competitor and…
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Casino developers ask Richmond voters for a second chance, promising new jobs and tax revenue

Two years ago, voters in Virginia's capital city narrowly rejected a referendum that would have opened the door for a proposed casino. Now, the developers behind a retooled project are hoping to change their minds. Richmond officials have opted to bring the matter back to the ballot this fall for a second shot, and backers of the project held a…
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Casino developers ask Richmond voters for a second chance, promising new jobs and tax revenue
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Casino Victoria de Grasse To Shut Down Its Doors Permanently

Following one-day strike employee strike that was reported on July 10, 2023, Casino Victoria de Grasse located in the Alpes-Maritimes jurisdiction of France, has decided to cease operations for good. The decision was made after the Directorate of Public Liberties and Legal Affairs (DLPAJ) of the Ministry of the Interior canceled its gaming license,…
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Casino Victoria de Grasse To Shut Down Its Doors Permanently
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Woman wins $50,000 on her way home from Maryland Lottery headquarters

Aug. 30 (UPI) -- A Maryland woman on her way home from collecting a lottery jackpot stopped and bought a Pick 5 ticket that earned her another $50000. Victoria Sadler, 59, of Nottingham, told Maryland Lottery officials she was leaving lottery headquarters after collecting a progressive jackpot from the Fast Play Home Run Riches Second-Chance…
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Woman wins $50,000 on her way home from Maryland Lottery headquarters
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The Front Page: Is New Zealand being left behind on gambling regulation?

Gambling has shifted from pokies to online. Photo / 123RF New Zealand is "behind the eight ball" when it comes to our response to online betting, an industry watchdog warns. Andree Froude, spokeswoman for the Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand, tells The Front Page podcast our legislation is no longer fit for purpose and other countries are…
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The Front Page: Is New Zealand being left behind on gambling regulation?
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Baccarat with live dealer: features, types, rules, advantages

Baccarat is a famous card game, presented in many online casinos. Making the process of playing even more exciting will help the mode with live dealers, the features of which will be discussed below. This game is considered to be one of the simplest. Gamblers have to play against the gambling club, which is represented by the dealers. The gameplay…
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Baccarat with live dealer: features, types, rules, advantages
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Most Luxurious and Oldest Land Casinos in the UK

While many of the casinos located in the UK are relatively new, there are some historic sites that have paved the way for modern gambling. The UK is home to many great online casinos listed by British Gambler website as well as some of the oldest gambling houses in the world and some are still operating today! Not only can you take in the historic…
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Most Luxurious and Oldest Land Casinos in the UK
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Two winning tickets claim $100 million Powerball jackpot

Two winning tickets will split the $100 million Powerball jackpot drawn tonight. Each of the two division one-winning entries will take home $50 million. Officials at The Lott said one of the tickets was bought in NSW and belonged to a 10-person syndicate. It was bought at Rosebery North Newsagency in Sydney. The second winning ticket was purchased…
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Crown casinos to launch online self-exclusion scheme for gamblers

People with gambling problems will be able to ban themselves from Crown casinos over the internet instead of having to do so in person, as part of a wider overhaul of the group's approach to harm minimisation. Crown Resorts' new safer gambling program also includes the establishment of a dedicated gambling policy team, which will monitor customer…
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Crown casinos to launch online self-exclusion scheme for gamblers
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Top Online Casinos UK: The Best Real Money Casino Sites 2023

Every player has unique preferences and expectations when it comes to online casinos. Whether you're a devoted slots player, a fan of Roulette or blackjack sites, a casual player or a high-roller, certain casino sites are better suited to cater to your individual needs. To assist you in finding the perfect fit, we have compiled a breakdown of top…
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From Wilderness to Winning: Canada’s Slot-Inspired Travel Adventures

Canada is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, diverse wildlife, and thrilling outdoor adventures. However, beyond the natural wonders, the country offers a unique twist for travelers seeking excitement and entertainment: slot-inspired travel adventures. Combining the beauty of the Canadian wilderness with the thrill of online slot gaming,…
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From Wilderness to Winning: Canada’s Slot-Inspired Travel Adventures
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Victoria: Landmark Reforms to Reduce Gambling Related Harm

The Andrews Labor Government is introducing sweeping new reforms to protect Victorians from gambling harm - making the state's gambling harm protections the strongest in Australia. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Casino, Gaming and Liquor Regulation Melissa Horne announced new reforms to reduce gambling harm at venues with electronic gaming…
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Victoria: Landmark Reforms to Reduce Gambling Related Harm
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British Television Stars With Links to Gambling and Casinos

Gambling in the UK is a huge industry, estimated to be worth £14.7bn in 2022. Television and gambling are also intrinsically linked. We see a lot of television ads for gambling in the UK, and there are also plenty of celebrities known to enjoy playing at casinos. Some of the TV stars from the UK have even forged professional careers playing poker…
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British Television Stars With Links to Gambling and Casinos
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VGCCC Issues Direction to Minimise Harm from Gaming Machines at Melbourne Casino

The Victorian Gambling and Casino Control Commission (VGCCC) has issued a formal direction to Crown requiring Crown to implement a raft of new harm minimisation and anti-money laundering measures. These measures incorporate key recommendations of the Royal Commission into the Casino Operator Licence and, in some instances, go beyond those…
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VGCCC Issues Direction to Minimise Harm from Gaming Machines at Melbourne Casino
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Betting can impact payback percentages of slot machine games

It's a mathematical fact that when you play a slot machine betting less than max coins per play for a particular game, you're not taking full advantage of the machine's programmed long-term payback percentage. Every slot machine game is governed by what is known as a PAR (Probability and Accounting Report) sheet. It is proprietary information…
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Experience the Magic of Live Music at These Top UK Casinos

Are you looking for a night out with a difference? Look no further than UK Casinos with live music! From the Opera House Casino to Genting Casino Westcliff, there are plenty of places in the UK where you can enjoy a night of gambling and entertainment. Here's our list of top UK Casinos with live music: A privately owned and managed casino that…
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Experience the Magic of Live Music at These Top UK Casinos
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Big Question: How can slots innovate from here?

How can slots innovate from here? Simon Hammon, CEO, Relax Gaming This is a question I get asked quite often, and it's always an interesting one to answer due to the ever-shifting landscape! Slot development changes rapidly year-on-year and there are hundreds of suppliers out there launching an incredible number of games each month. Though it may…
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Big Question: How can slots innovate from here?
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Cruise ship casinos: Everything you need to know about gambling at sea

Cruise ship casino gambling is a big deal to some cruisers. You know how you often hear people on a cruise ship planning their day around the entertainment, tours and mealtimes? Last night, I eavesdropped on a conversation where a group of six people was planning their entire next day around time in the ship's casino. For other cruisers, the casino…
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Cruise ship casinos: Everything you need to know about gambling at sea
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Which Casinos Should You Visit in the UK?

The UK has a thriving gambling scene with numerous casinos spread across the country. From traditional casinos to luxurious and modern ones, there are plenty of options to suit your taste. Visiting a new casino and trying out new types of casino games can be a lot of fun. If you are unsure about which casino to visit, this article is for you. The…
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Which Casinos Should You Visit in the UK?
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3 Oaks Gaming Releases Dragon Wealth Slot with Hold and Win Mechanic

The fast-growing distributor of iGaming content has announced the fresh release of the new Dragon Wealth title which is expected to turn into another hit for the studio operated by Green Rock Limited. The game carries players on an exciting adventure to the Far East and it is packed with free spins with wild multipliers, a grand jackpot capped at…
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3 Oaks Gaming Releases Dragon Wealth Slot with Hold and Win Mechanic
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Yggdrasil and Jelly Kickstart Curious Cases Series with Fury of Hyde Megaways

The global gaming provider looking to build a worldwide partner network with leading operators, YG Masters partners, and franchisees has launched the first chapter of the fresh adventure-focused classic tale together with the independent real-money game studio "driven by the love of great games." Packed with free spins, mystery symbols and Hyde…
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Yggdrasil and Jelly Kickstart Curious Cases Series with Fury of Hyde Megaways
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New South Wales Moving to Restrict Slot Machines Statewide

The problem of money laundering was the one to receive the most attention up until recently. However, as the citizens' voices begin to be heard more and more, public perception is also becoming an important factor in the government's decisions. The Liberal and Nationals New South Wales (NSW) government started paying closer attention to slot…
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New South Wales Moving to Restrict Slot Machines Statewide
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Illinois Casinos Post $114.4 Million Revenue In December

The Illinois Gaming Board (IGB) reported casino revenue totaling $114.4 million for the month of December, as the gaming discipline generated $290 million in state tax revenue for the 2022 calendar year. Overall, the state's 11 venues generated $1.35 billion in operator revenue in 2022, an increase of 13.6% compared to the $1.19 billion generated…
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Illinois Casinos Post $114.4 Million Revenue In December
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Pragmatic Play Delivers Content for Czech Brand Forbes Casino

The new strategic partnership was announced Wednesday and sees the provider deliver its popular games for Forbes Casino customers. The collaboration sees the popular Czech casino brand benefit from accessing 12 of the provider's top-performing slot games. Those titles include award-winning games such as Wolf Gold and Gates Olympus, as well as…
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Pragmatic Play Delivers Content for Czech Brand Forbes Casino
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Guelph man wins $50K in lottery

NEWS RELEASEOLG*************************** Bingo! Leon Stewart of Guelph won a $50000 prize with Instant Bingo Doubler. Stewart, a 67-year-old father and grandfather, said he's a weekly lottery player and loves playing Instant games to unwind and relax. "I woke up with a good spirit one day, so I decided to buy a ticket," he shared while at the OLG…
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Guelph man wins $50K in lottery
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The Online Pokies for Huge Music Fans in Australia

Pokies is perhaps the most enjoyable type of casino game all over the world. They're simple, they're straightforward, and they're extremely fun to play. The best part is that in an Australian casino, you can find pokies from different theme groups. Among the most popular themes for online pokies, music is one of them. If you're a true blue music…
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The Online Pokies for Huge Music Fans in Australia
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New Rules in Australian Gambling Market makes Cashless Gaming possible

Sydney's largest casino has supported the Premier's efforts to change the 95000 poker machines that belong to the state. Dominic Perrottet's efforts will lead to the chance for cashless technology. It also leads to an urge for the NSW pubs and clubs to accept the change. The debate that changes gambling world: The debate over the reform was pretty…
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New Rules in Australian Gambling Market makes Cashless Gaming possible
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Fourth gambling venue in Chingford road sparks fears for vulnerable people

The mother of a Chingford man who died while struggling with a gambling addiction has spoken out against the business By Victoria Munro 30 November 2022 The opening of a fourth gambling venue in a tiny radius in Chingford has sparked concerns about the impact on vulnerable people. The opening of a fourth gambling venue in a tiny radius…
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Fourth gambling venue in Chingford road sparks fears for vulnerable people
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Three Aussies Crowned Powerball Multi-millionaires In Time For 2023 After Sharing Tonight’s $100 Million Jackpot

Powerball has ended 2022 with an almighty bang, with three Australian lottery players sharing tonight's $100 million jackpot and becoming newly minted multi-millionaires just in time for 2023. There were two division one winning entries from New South Wales and one from Queensland in Powerball draw 1389, drawn Thursday 29 December 2022. Each of…
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Aussies Eye Winning Finish To 2022 With $100 Million Powerball Jackpot

Aussies are dreaming about how 2023 and beyond might look with a $100 million Powerball prize in their bank accounts. Powerball has soared to a phenomenal $100 million for this week's draw, draw 1389 on Thursday 29 December 2022 - the last Powerball draw of the year. The $100 million prize is the third biggest jackpot offered by any Australian…
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HOW DID THE ISLE OF WIGHT BECOME AN ONLINE CASINO MECCA?

Online casinos have always been popular within the United Kingdom. It's one of the most accessible countries regarding access to the best casino sites. However, one place in the UK has outpaced others on online casinos. That place is the Isle of Wight. This 150-square-mile island has exploded to become one of the largest online casino meccas in the…
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HOW DID THE ISLE OF WIGHT BECOME AN ONLINE CASINO MECCA?
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Table games revenue up, but overall casino revenue in Illinois slips in

By CHRIS ALTRUDA From usbets.com The Illinois Gaming Board reported $114 million in casino gaming revenue in November, as a dip in electronic gaming device (EGD) and slots revenue offset a year-best total from table games. The total was 1.7% lower than the $116 million generated in October as admissions to the state's 11 gaming venues dipped 4.3%…
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Table games revenue up, but overall casino revenue in Illinois slips in
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Powerball jackpot surges to $50million as previous winner reveals what he spent the money on

The chance to be a multimillionaire is up for grabs as a whopping $50million will be offered in the Powerball on Thursday night. The huge prize is the sixth biggest jackpot by any Australian lottery game this year. If just one person snared division one in Thursday's draw, The Lott spokesperson Matt Hart said they would be among the year's biggest…
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Powerball jackpot surges to $50million as previous winner reveals what he spent the money on
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New South Wales to increase casino tax rates

The New South Wales Government has announced the reformation of casino tax arrangements to help fund vital state services. The Government has proposed increased tax rates on casino earnings from gaming tables and poker machines. The increased rates are anticipated to become effective as of 1 July 2023 to generate an additional $364 million in tax…
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New South Wales to increase casino tax rates
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NSW to Reform Casino Tax Rates

Casino tax arrangements will be reformed by the NSW Government to help fund vital services. The proposed increases are anticipated to commence on 1 July 2023 and include tax rates on what the casinos earn from gaming tables and poker machines. They are forecast to raise an additional $364 million over the next three years. Treasurer Matt Kean said…
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NSW to Reform Casino Tax Rates
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Queensland casino investigated over potential link with junkets

A casino in Queensland, Australia, is under scrutiny just after Star Entertainment Group was slapped with a record AU$100m ($67m) fine in the state. Local authorities and the attorney general's office have warned operators last week that failure to comply with gambling laws and prerequisites will have serious consequences for offenders. Now,…
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Queensland casino investigated over potential link with junkets
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Table Games Up, But Total IL Casino Revenue Down In November

The Illinois Gaming Board reported $114 million in casino gaming revenue in November, as a dip in electronic gaming device (EGD) and slots revenue offset a year-best total from table games. The total was 1.7% lower than the $116 million generated in October as admissions to the state's 11 gaming venues dipped 4.3% to 770693. That was the lowest…
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Table Games Up, But Total IL Casino Revenue Down In November
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Online Gambling Market in Australia Overview: Current Trends and Future Aspect Analysis to 2027

According to IMARC Group's latest report, titled " Australia Online Gambling Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027.' the Australia online gambling market reached a value of US$ 4.0 Billion in 2021. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 6.6 Billion by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 8.1%…
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Online Gambling Market in Australia Overview: Current Trends and Future Aspect Analysis to 2027
Times Colonist

Nevermind the gambling, Las Vegas is a foodie paradise

While it's impossible to experience all Sin City has to offer on the culinary scene, it's definitely fun trying. Las Vegas, The Entertainment Capital of the World, is now more than ever deserving of a new moniker - World Culinary Destination. While many visitors still come for the shows, concerts and sporting events, foodies are flocking to the…
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Nevermind the gambling, Las Vegas is a foodie paradise
The Guardian

Gambling reform is urgently needed across Australia. Lives are at stake

There has been a lot of discussion about the need for gambling reform, quite rightly, but there is one important element that has been left out of the conversation - suicide. Gambling is not only causing harm to people's financial situation and relationships, it is risking people's lives. The risk of suicide needs to be part of the dialogue if…
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The Sydney Morning Herald

Lottoland marks lottery return with keno bonanza

Betting operator Lottoland is re-entering Australia's lottery scene with the world's largest keno jackpot on Tuesday, promising to shake up the hegemony of newly listed giant The Lottery Corporation. The Gibraltar-based business will relaunch in Victoria with a $20 million jackpot after securing a 20-year licence to operate keno in Victoria in…
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Lottoland marks lottery return with keno bonanza
NZ Herald

Lotto Powerball jackpots to a massive $23 million

The mouth-watering $20 million jackpot will continue rolling after no one was lucky enough to claim it in tonight's draw. The prize money rolled over after no one was lucky enough to claim the win last Saturday. The numbers were: 29, 16, 39, 15, 20, and 14. The Bonus Ball 11 and the Power Ball was 7. Lotto Powerball will now roll over to Saturday,…
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Illinois Casinos Revenue Tick Higher To $116 Million In October

The Illinois Gaming Board reported nearly $116 million in casino revenue for October as venues around the state picked up the slack with top revenue generator Rivers Casino reporting slightly declining figures for the fourth consecutive month. The figure represented a 1.9% improvement on September's total of $113.8 million, fueled by a sharp 6.2%…
Finance
Illinois Casinos Revenue Tick Higher To $116 Million In October
Legal Desire

Understanding gambling law in Australia

Gambling is generally defined as an activity that involves betting money or something of real value on the outcome of an event that is decided entirely or in part by possibilities, such as a sports competition or a horse race, with the hope of winning an award or something else of value, even though it is difficult to provide an all-inclusive legal…
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The Times Of Northwest Indiana

The ’10-Count’ can move your blackjack game up a notch

It's time to revisit an easy-to-learn card counting technique at blackjack that will take your game above and beyond the skill level of a vast majority of players. It is nowhere near as accurate as a running count, but any means by which you take basic strategy to the next level is better than none. Here's how it works, remembering to keep in mind…
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Casino Guru

ClubsNSW says cashless gambling cards is bad for customer loyalty

The Australian gambling industry is undergoing rapid changes. The country's biggest companies that operate land-based gambling businesses, The Star Entertainment Group and Crown Resorts, have both come under regulatory scrutiny, and in the case of Crown Resorts, the company has been so far fined AU$200m ($110m) in Victoria alone. The desire…
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ClubsNSW says cashless gambling cards is bad for customer loyalty
Daily Herald

Hollywood Casino Aurora owners present plan to move out of downtown, rebuild by I-88

The owners of Hollywood Casino Aurora want to close their facility downtown and rebuild it on a site closer to Interstate 88, they announced Monday. The new location would cost about $360 million and include a casino with about 900 slot machines, 50 live table games and a sportsbook, officials at Penn Entertainment said. The current casino has more…
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Illinois Casino Revenue Slips To $116.6 Million For May

The Illinois Gaming Board reported $116.6 million in casino gaming revenue for May, a slight month-over-month decline as attendance dropped at most venues across the state. The figure represented a 4.8% drop from April's total of $122.4 million, which is currently the high-water mark for the year. While table games revenue ticked higher to more…
Finance
Brisbane Times

Online gambling advertising ban should be considered by parliament: David Littleproud

Littleproud calls for tougher crackdown on online gambling advertising during sports broadcasts Nationals leader David Littleproud has urged the federal parliament to consider if there should be a total ban on gambling ads during sports broadcasts, saying more could be done to protect children from exposure to online betting. In a move that was…
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Online gambling advertising ban should be considered by parliament: David Littleproud
Daily Mail Online

Oz Lotto draw: Aussie $50million jackpot wins jackpot

The winner of a $50million Oz Lotto jackpot remains a mystery after Tuesday's night's draw, with the lucky ticket-holder laying their head down on the pillow totally unaware of their of their new-found fortune. The winning numbers in Oz Lotto draw 1494 on Tuesday, October 4, were 37, 42, 47, 39, 5, 17 and 20, while the supplementary numbers were…
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Chicago Tribune

Chicago's entry into casino game not deterring suburban sites

After years of delays, the fading casino gambling industry in Illinois is pushing for a comeback - not only by building six new casinos statewide, but replacing existing riverboats with new land-based resorts in Aurora and Joliet. Despite a gigantic casino planned for Chicago, the suburban casinos are betting that they cannot only compete but…
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Chicago's entry into casino game not deterring suburban sites
On The Spot News

Gaming Vs. Gambling: Which Is More Popular In 2022?

Gambling and gaming are somewhat comparable interests, with the different sectors closely related. The basic difference between the two is that in gaming, success is determined by ability rather than chance, whereas in gambling, the reverse is the case. Nowadays, many gaming activities also have gambling components and vice versa. Gambling-like…
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Games Reviews

Top 5 Casino Games With The Best Odds

We decided to make an overview of the most popular online casino games with the highest odds, which can be presented on the virtual market by different providers, to help gamers make the right choice. Keep reading our article to choose the best games and hit the jackpot! Blackjack, sometimes referred to as "twenty-one" or "point," is a well-known…
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Powerball results: Winning numbers for $160m jackpot draw 1380 revealed

The record-breaking $160 million Powerball draw has taken place - and here are the winning numbers. They were: 10, 4, 12, 18, 2, 34, 7 and the Powerball was 7. Three lucky Australians matched all of the numbers and will split the jackpot, taking home $53333333.34 each. One of the winners, from Clyde, south east of Melbourne, burst into tears when…
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Powerball results: Winning numbers for $160m jackpot draw 1380 revealed
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Lotto: $22m in unclaimed prize money, Powerball jackpot $160m

More than two dozen Aussies have scored major lottery wins worth more than $20m, but they don't know it yet. Across Queensland, NSW, Victoria and Western Australia there are 25 people who are yet to claim their winnings, which are worth $22284117. In NSW, there are 11 unclaimed wins worth more than $9.5m. Queensland winners are missing out on more…
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Lotto: $22m in unclaimed prize money, Powerball jackpot $160m
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Illinois Casino And VGT Revenue Bounces Back In February

After an unexpectedly soft start to the year, revenue generated by casinos and video gaming terminals across Illinois bounced back slightly in February, but still fell short of late 2021 numbers, according to figures released by the Illinois Gaming Board. Casino revenue excluding sports wagering at the state's 11 venues totaled $93.6 million, an…
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Table Games Up But Illinois Casino Revenue Takes August Dip

The Illinois Gaming Board reported combined casino revenue totaling $117.3 million for August, with a drop in electronic gaming device (EGD) and slot revenue the primary cause for a month-over-month decline. The figure represents a 4.5% dip from July's $122.9 million, but it was also 10.4% higher than the $107.9 million claimed in August of last…
Finance
Table Games Up But Illinois Casino Revenue Takes August Dip
The Times Of Northwest Indiana

International Game Technology delivers what slot players want

The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) wraps up today in Las Vegas after a four-day run. Gaming companies from around the world unveiled their new product lines before industry leaders, including International Game Technology (IGT) which had the largest presence on the exposition floor with more than 200 innovations. Among the developments slot players can…
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Casino Revenue Ticks Higher In Illinois To Close 2021

Illinois' 11 casinos closed 2021 with a flourish as the state's gaming board reported revenue totaling $109.8 million for the month of December and nearly $1.2 billion for 2021. The figure represented a 5.6% increase from November's total of $103.9 million as the venues were helped by an increase of nearly 3% in attendance to 726780 patrons, 21110…
Finance
Casino Revenue Ticks Higher In Illinois To Close 2021
The Guardian

Seven breached rules by airing gambling ads during Olympics coverage, Acma finds

The Seven Network aired 49 betting promotions during its Olympics coverage last year in breach of broadcasting rules that dictate that no gambling advertising can be shown during sporting events. The broadcaster was also found to have made gambling advertisements available on its live stream of the Olympics, according to an investigation by the…
Sports
European Gaming

Grosvenor Casinos Reinforces Commitment to Responsible Gaming

Grosvenor Casinos has announced that is reinforcing its commitment to responsible gaming with an initiative which sees dedicated team members offering confidential support to customers around safer gambling. Known as the Player Protection Champions, team members from the gaming and entertainment venues across the UK are using the Safer Gambling…
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Illinois Casinos, VGTs Post Slight Revenue Dip For September

The Illinois Gaming Board reported slight declines in casino and video gaming terminal (VGT) revenue for September, which marked the second straight month of lower totals reported at casinos. The state's 11 casinos combined to generate $113.8 million in revenue, finishing 3% below August's total of $117.3 million. While nowhere near the 2022 low…
Finance
Illinois Casinos, VGTs Post Slight Revenue Dip For September
Green Left

Australia leads the world in gambling losses

Dr Charles Livingstone of the Gambling and Social Determinants Unit at Monash University has shown that Australia leads the world in gambling losses. The report from the Alliance for Gambling Reform (AGR), released in October, showed that people had lost more than $11.4 billion to poker machines in pubs and clubs across five states last year. The…
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Australia leads the world in gambling losses