Westdeutsche Spielbanken (WestSpiel), the land-based operator owned by the German state of Nordrhein-Westfalen (North Rhine-Westphalia), made €136.8m in gross gaming revenue in 2019, up 27.0% year-on-year.
A bill to legalise and regulate both online and land-based gambling in Ukraine has been approved by the Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy in the country’s Rada and is now ready for a second reading.
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) said its land-based casino operator members in England will be ready to reopen from 4 July, after over three months closed due to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Spanish gambling trade association the Consejo Empresarial del Juego (Cejuego) has hit out at the country's government over its decision to delay the reopening of gaming venues until phase three of the country’s exit from lockdown.
New Zealand-based casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group said trading since the reopening of its casinos has been “encouraging” but warned that layoffs will be necessary as the business restructures to focus on the country’s domestic market.
A new partnership formed today (3 June) will see Relax Gaming provide GVC Holdings with access to its proprietary slot titles, as well as a selection of games from its library of aggregated third-party content.
The first empirical study examining player behaviour before and after countries locked down to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has found casino activity among sports bettors has declined since 7 March
Disruption caused by novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has badly hit Las Vegas Sands’ Sands China subsidiary, with the business revealing that revenue for April plummeted 98.7% year-on-year to just $9m in April.
The Switzerland National Council (Bundesrat) has announced that casinos in the country will be permitted to reopen from 6 June, after the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic saw them shut for more than two months.
The Star Sydney, Star Entertainment Group’s property in Australia's largest city, has reopened for business, with the operator announcing a deal that gives it exclusive rights to offer slots in the market.