The German state of Nordrhein-Westfalen has passed a bill to facilitate the privatisation of its land-based casinos, clearing the way for a tender process to select an operator for up to six venues in the state.
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC), the body that represents Great Britain's betting and gambling industry, has urged the government to continue to be flexible as it prepares to taper off its novel coronavirus (Covid-19) furlough scheme in order to protect jobs in the sector.
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has given the green light for professional sports in England to resume from today (1 June), with the first horse racing meeting since mid-March to take place at Newcastle this afternoon.
Casinos in Macau took in revenue of MOP1.76bn in May, more than double revenue for April but down 93.2% year-on-year, as the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic continued to have a major impact on business.
Twin River Worldwide Holdings has announced that it aims to reopen 90% of its US bricks-and-mortar casinos by 8 June, following a period of temporary closure due to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
The California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA) has criticised language formally legalising player-banked games at the state’s cardrooms in the sports betting bill put forward by Assemblymember Adam Gray and Senator James Dodd.