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Update: Edgewater Casino expansion will not include more games

Jul 25, 2014 5:36 AM
By: zahra.premji@corusent.com

Source: CKNW Vancouver News

Two days ago Vancouver City Council announced they voted to place a restrictive covenant on the...

Video lottery terminals to run 7 days a week

Jul 24, 2014 9:00 PM
By: cbc news

Source: CBC

Revenues from ticket and VLT sales from the last year went up on the Island, but operating expenses went up even more. The P.E.I. government has made a change in the rules for video lottery...

Atlantic Lottery wants talk about allowing online gaming

Jul 24, 2014 2:23 PM
By: cbc news

Source: CBC

Atlantic Lottery Corporation is again calling for public discussion about allowing it to offer online gambling like some other provinces. The call comes in the corporations annual report for 2013-14...

Svenska Spel Applies For Online Casino License in Sweden

Jul 24, 2014 1:45 PM
By: giovanni angioni

Source: Poker News

As confirmed by the company's CEO, Lennart Käll , Sweden’s gambling company Svenska Spel has presented a request to add an online casino to its current offer. Should the Swedish government accept the...

Gaming Revenue Largely Unchanged

Jul 24, 2014 1:06 PM
By: nova scotia provincial lotteries and casino corporation

Source: Government of Nova Scotia News Releases

Gaming Revenue Largely Unchanged Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation July 24, 2014 2:04 PM The Nova Scotia Provincial Lotteries and Casino Corporation (NSPLCC) released its 2013-14 Financial Statements today, July 24, outlining its...

The Local Casino: Boon or Bust?

Jul 24, 2014 12:44 PM
By: olm contributor

Source: Ottawa Life Magazine

Having a casino set up shop in one’s hometown isn’t something many of us have to confront these days, and the majority of people, if asked, would likely have a kneejerk reaction against the notion....

Pennsylvania Proves the Lottery Is an Idiot Tax, and Wants Even More

Jul 24, 2014 11:33 AM
By: jon c. ogg

Source: 24/7 Wall St

From time to time, 24/7 Wall St. covers the upcoming large lottery announcements and events. It is fun for most people to imagine what they would do if they won the jackpot, but the reality is that...

Illegal gambling back in Metro Manila once again

Jul 24, 2014 10:26 AM
By: erwin tulfo

Source: Manila Times

10:13 pm by After few months of laying low, illegal gambling operations in Metro Manila is in full swing once more, as almost every city and town in the National Capital Region (NCR) have various...