The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagor) has reported heavy losses for the first half of 2020, as the country’s ongoing struggles with novel coronavirus (Covid-19) continue to push back the reopening of integrated resorts in the capital Manila.
William Hill US has expanded its presence in the US sports betting market by opening new retail sportsbooks at the Grand Victoria Casino Elgin in Illinois and inside the Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.
UK racecourse operator the Arena Racing Company (ARC) has announced that the Belle Vue Stadium greyhound racing venue will permanently close, saying there is “no longer a business case” to keep the site operating.
Online gambling platform provider i3 Interactive announced the launch of its new online sports betting and gaming brand, Blitzbet. The dot.eu brand is currently available in a limited number of jurisdictions.
Betclic Everest Group subsidiary Bet-at-Home said it remains on track to hit its full-year targets despite withdrawals from newly-regulated markets and the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic causing a decline in first half revenue and earnings.
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has taken the first step towards allowing the province’s casinos and charitable gaming centres to reopen after more than four months closed in response to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
The Oregon Lottery’s SBTech-powered sportsbook app Score Board has seen revenue and handle growth continue into June, thanks again to the strong performance of football, mixed martial arts and table tennis.
UK industry standards body the Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has warned the government that its decision to delay the reopening of English casinos by at least two weeks could see up to 6,000 people lose their jobs.
Australian gambling operator Tabcorp expects to post a year-on-year drop in net profit after tax for its 2020 financial year, primarily due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic on its business.
Industry standards body the Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer to express its “utter dismay” at the decision to delay the reopening of English casinos by at least two weeks.
The founders of the Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust (YGAM) have argued in favour of a more diverse range of players being involved in experts by experiences initiatives, going beyond those that have suffered gambling related harm.