Movement in New Jersey Online Gambling Legislation

New Jersey

Earlier in December a proposed bill to permit online gambling where casinos in Atlantic City could host websites offering online poker and casino games was approved by the New Jersey State Assembly. The bill was approved by 48 votes in favour compared to 24 against with 4 abstentions. The next step after this was to

Genting (Singapore) Considering a Move into Japan

Genting Singapore

Genting Singapore is looking at the Japanese casino market and is considering Japan as a possible place to build a casino resort depending on the developments in the country’s gaming laws. It is expected that the Japanese government will pass new gaming legislation over the next year and a half. Genting Singapore is not the

New i-Gaming Qualification from the Isle of Man

New i-Gaming Qualification from the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is well known as one of the leading online gaming jurisdictions which include Malta, Gibraltar and Alderney. In 2001 the island was one of the first jurisdictions to enact legislation to benefit in particular the gambling and online gaming industry. The online gaming industry on the Isle of Man provides five

Steve Wynn Joins the Competition for Casino licence in Massachusetts

Steve Wynn

Due to changes in Massachusetts’ gaming law there will be three casino licences available to casino operators. There is only one licence on offer in each of the state’s three regions and competition is quite stiff. Casino operators who wish to be considered for one of the licences have to pay a non-refundable deposit of

Major Changes on the Way with New Greek Gambling Laws

Greek Online Gambling Monopoly

There had been the hope that the Greek government would licence and regulate the country’s online gambling market. Now this does not appear to be the case anymore and new laws are to be enacted on the 5th of December 2012. Both online gambling operators within Greece and those outside the country are very disappointed

Bally Technologies and Mohegan Sun Casinos develop iGaming Partnership

Bally Technologies

Bally Technologies is to provide the Mohegan Sun Casinos in Uncasville in Connecticut and in Wilkes Barre , Pennsylvania with its iGaming platform. Mohegan Sun Casinos came to this decision after several months of reviewing their move into online gaming. Mohegan Sun believes that players who will experience the excellent products available through the Bally

Resort World Casino’s Slot Machines a Big Hit

Resorts World Casino New York

New York City’s only casino, Resorts World New York City, is having a major impact on casinos in neighbouring states. There are several reasons for this among them is the fact that the casino’s location in Queens means that players can access it easily by using various methods of local transportation. Another reason is that

BwinParty Waiting to Launch Online Poker in the US

Bwin Party

Bwin Party which was formed last year from Bwin Interactive Entertainment and Party Gaming is one of the world’s largest online poker companies. Bwin Party Digital Entertainment has its headquarters in Gibraltar. Since it had to withdraw from the American market in 2006 its activities are Europe based. However the company is just waiting for

Gaming Revenue in Macau is lower than expected

Wynn Casino Macau

Despite predictions of sustained growth in revenue September’s income figures from gambling in Macau were lower than expected by analysts. Macau’s casinos attract huge numbers of players from mainland China since this administrative region is the only area in China where gambling is legal. There has been extremely strong growth in the casino market in