US & Canada

Virginia: Cordish beats out four other bidders to win Petersburg’s casino business, but council reaction is muted

  • Bill Atkinson, Petersburg Progress-Index
City Council unanimously chose a familiar face as its preferred casino vendor Wednesday night, but the choice took a back seat to what happened once t... [continue]

Mississippi casino gross revenue hits all-time high in March, topping $235M

  • J.R. Duren, PlayUSA
March was the Mississippi casino industry’s one shining moment. The 25 casinos in Mississippi generated their highest adjusted gross revenue total i... [continue]

Atlantic City casino operators vow to work together in face of coming New York threat

  • John Brennan, Casino Reports
The glacial pace of the New York State Gaming Commission’s efforts to approve three casino licenses in the New Yo... [continue]

Months after a strike deadline was set, why aren’t Virgin Hotels Las Vegas’s union workers walking off the job?

  • McKenna Ross, Las Vegas Review-Journal
Hospitality workers at one off-Strip property continue to negotiate with their employer, threatening to go on strik... [continue]

Tropicana demolition permit approved; fall implosion expected

  • Mick Akers, Las Vegas Review-Journal
Clark County has approved a commercial demolition permit for Tropicana owner Bally’s Corp. that values the hotel... [continue]

Focus on Partners

Focus on Light & Wonder: Enhancing cybersecurity protections with iVIEW Guard

  • Buck Wargo, CDC Gaming Reports
As the gaming industry becomes more vulnerable to organized cyberattacks, Light ... [continue]

Focus on Light & Wonder: New large-screen HORIZON cabinet makes an impact on the casino floor

  • Mark Keast, CDC Gaming Reports
If the name of the game on a casino floor is visual impact, Light & Wonder i... [continue]

Focus on eConnect: Casino cameras hold untapped source of customer data, eConnect CEO says

  • Mark Gruetze, CDC Gaming Reports
Casino operators could uncover a treasure trove of information within their surv... [continue]
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Irish lawmakers debate gambling bill; charitable gaming not exempted from proposed ad ban

  • Harry McGee, The Irish Times
An attempt by the Opposition to amend the Gambling Regulation Bill 2022 to exempt charity draws from a “wate... [continue]

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