New Tax Regulation Cuts Russian Bookmakers Some Slack

This week brought another break for Russian sport betting providers, as the Russian government decided to reduce the size of mandatory taxes that bookmakers have to pay to support the sport...

Pennsylvania legislators adjourn without resolving casino tax shortfall

In Pennsylvania, legislators have adjourned for the remainder of the year without approving controversial legislation that would have legalized online gambling and reinstated a local share tax on casino revenues. A measure...

In depth: New York casino tax breaks draw criticism

In New York, four new casino resorts are set to begin operations from as early as next week amid criticism that previously agreed arrangements with local governments will see a trio...

Islandia 2017 budget proposal fattened by OTB casino revenue

As a result of the expected revenue from a Suffolk OTB casino being developed in the Marriott Hotel, a $4.4 million budget for 2017 has been proposed by Islandia officials. According to...

Tigre de Cristal casino generates more than $8 million in taxes during first year...

The Tigre de Cristal was the first casino to open in Russia’s Primorye Integrated Entertainment Zone, a special economic zone created by the government for the casino industry. Hong Kong based...

Japan’s lower house passes casino bill; Expected to be signed into law by Dec....

Japan has taken another major step toward lifting the country’s ban on casinos and opening what could become one of the world’s most lucrative gaming markets. On Tuesday, the lower house of...

Former Cherry CEO appointed to Enteractive Board of Directors

Former Chief Executive Officer of Swedish gaming operator Cherry AB, Frederick Burvall (pictured), has been appointed by Enteractive, the leading provider of player retention solutions for the iGaming industry, to its...

Royal Dragon Casino opens in Macau

Macau has welcomed its latest gambling venue after the Royal Dragon Casino reportedly opened inside the 144-room Hotel Royal Dragon earlier today featuring 20 gaming tables being operated under a license...

Michigan tribe distributes portion of net slot earnings

In Michigan, the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has announced that it has handed out just over $3 million to local schools and governments as part of the semi-annual distribution of net...

Pennsylvania Senate approves temporary extension to fix local casino tax

In a 47-1 preliminary vote on Tuesday night, the Pennsylvania Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation to temporarily reinstate a mandate that requires casinos to pay host communities millions of dollars, after being...

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California tribe wins land-into-trust court battle

In northern California, the federally-recognized Mechoopda Indian Tribe Of Chico Rancheria could finally be allowed to open a casino after a federal judge upheld...

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