AGA writes President regarding Paycheck Protection Program
American Gaming Association President and CEO Bill Miller sent a letter to President Trump regarding the Paycheck Protection Program’s Interim Final Rules released by the Small Business Administration.
Coronavirus impact on tribal gaming and US economy
The entire industry has effectively been shut down across the country, closing over 500 gaming facilities operated by 246 tribes in 29 states.
BitStarz offering a chance to win a Tesla
For its sixth birthday, the online casino is awarding a ticket that gives players entry into the Tesla Model 3 drawing when they deposit to play.
UKGC suspends license of Triplebet
Its operating license was suspended, with immediate effect, on February 17 as part of a package of sanctions for social responsibility and money laundering failings.
SiGMA and AIBC Manila postponed
SiGMA Group has announced that, due to the COVID-19 global crisis, both the SiGMA Manila and AIBC Manila expos, planned for 8-9 June 2020, will now be rescheduled to 27-28 May 2021.
Malta Gaming Authority signs MoU with the Malta Business Registry
The main aim of this MoU is to facilitate on-going close communications between the two authorities, and to support effective sharing of information on matters of mutual interest and policy areas.
Rightlander.com to support Spanish iGaming operators with new compliance tool
The company has introduced a 'Fast Track' bonus tracking report for Spain in response to the Spanish Government’s decree to prohibit any online gambling advertising.
MGA issues notice on COVID-19 and sports integrity
The Malta Gaming Authority understands that it is far from being business as usual for operators in this sector and is thus increasing industry outreach as means to set regulatory expectations in these turbulent times.
APCW Perspectives: Strange days indeed
The strange days of living through a pandemic continue, and online gaming operators and affiliates must adjust to the changes in real time.
Spain calls for iGaming advertising restrictions amid COVID-19 pandemic
Spain officials have ordered online gambling operators to restrict marketing efforts during the country’s current lockdown in an effort to “protect problem gamblers.”
iGB Live! and iGB Affiliate Amsterdam postponed
The events, postponed until 22-25 September will still take place at the RAI Amsterdam, bringing together the affiliate and iGaming industries later this year in the Autumn season.
Sky Racing World launches Japan NAR simulcasting
The horse-racing distributor announced the launch of a new simulcasting product that will make Japan National Association of Racing horse racing available to North American audiences.
Caesars UK fined £13 million by Gambling Commission
The company must also implement a series of improvements following a catalogue of social responsibility, money laundering and customer interaction failures including those involving ‘VIPs’.
Q1 gambling industry fines top £25 million
Online gambling regulators were busy in the first quarter of 2020, issuing a total of in excess of £25 million in fines to just five online gambling operators between January and March.
Pariplay appoints Maclean as new director of sales
Andrew Maclean will be responsible for spearheading Pariplay’s evolving sales strategy and providing a voice of leadership across the team.
Bitcasino enables TronLink browser extension
The TronLink extension allows BitCasino.io players to access the TRON blockchain on their browser, enabling the deposit and withdrawal of funds, in a safe, and secure manner.
1xBet receives license to operate in Mexico
Mexican sports fans will be able to use the 1xBet website and mobile applications to place bets on their favorite teams, access statistics and real-time information.
Triple Cherry scores content partnership with 1xBet
Popular titles such as Mega Chef, Saint Fermin, Carnaval do Rio and Monsters Fear Bullets are all included in the agreement.
APCW Perspectives: The virus fallout for gambling
The fallout continues for the global gaming industry amid the coronavirus pandemic. Land-based casinos have closed their doors, sports bettors have nothing to bet on and online gambling sites are reaping the benefits.
Clarion Gaming launches ICE North America Digital
ICE North America Digital will take place during the week in which the New Orleans exhibition was originally scheduled and is set to provide a selection of discussion, expert insight and thought leadership.
Sports Betting Community announces dates for SBC Digital Summit
With the COVID-19 outbreak limiting travel, the SBC Digital Summit, to be held on 27 April - 1 May 2020, will allow delegates to hear from industry CEOs about how they are dealing with the pandemic.
MGA extends deadline for the submission of audited financial statements
One of the regulatory requirements is the submission of audited financial statements for each financial year, by not later than 180 days after the end of such financial year.
Malta Gaming Authority issues notice on socially responsible commercial communications
The MGA is taking heed of all relevant developments and is constantly proposing adequate and proportionate measures.
Knup Solutions expands into casino and eSports content writing
Just months after launching a gambling domains division and storefront, the iGaming service provider has expanded its offerings once again.
bet365 offering a robust roster of sporting events
Despite a greatly reduced sporting calendar, the roster of games to wager on at bet365 Sportsbook & Racebook remains robust, with most events being streamed live.
New and improved Slot Wars and Table Wars at BitStarz
The €5,000 Slot Wars and €10,000 Table Wars are bigger than ever at BitStarz as the online casino is casting off the shackles and opening both tournaments to all players.
APCW Perspectives: Online gambling goes viral
The spread of coronavirus may have an unforeseen, beneficial effect for the online gambling industry. With so many land-based casinos closing their doors, internet based betting sites could see a surge.
Paysafe's Rowe named in 'Most Influential Women in Payments 2020'
Paulette Rowe joined Paysafe at the start of 2020. Prior to this she was Head of Payments and Financial Services Partnerships for Facebook and held senior roles in financial organizations over a 20-year period.
National Indian Gaming Association mourns loss of Norman DesRosier
DesRosier was the former National Indian Gaming Commissioner Vice-Chairman who began his term back on 29 January 2007.
East Coast Gaming Congress postponed until October
The 24th East Coast Gaming Congress & NexGen Gaming Forum has been moved to 26-27 October 26-27 at Harrah’s Casino Resort in Atlantic City.
5 Star iGaming Media named media partner of SiGMA Malta
The media brand will be an Official Media Partner for the SiGMA Malta trade show taking place 17 to 19 November 2020 at the MFCC in Ta’Qali, Malta.
BET2020 in London cancels show, moves to online format
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the BET2020 expo, scheduled for 7-9 April in London, is postponed, but an online format will be held on the same dates.
European Gaming to offer virtual conferences for 2020
The betting and gaming media platform will host a virtual conference on 7 May after announcing its MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit and BGS Awards were postponed.
GiG speaks on COVID-19
Gaming Innovation Group closely monitors the progress of the Coronavirus outbreak and consider contingency measures to reduce the risk for the staff and to ensure business continuity.
$12 million guaranteed at Winning Poker Network casinos
The Online Super Series runs 18 March through 6 April on Winning Poker Network sites, including Americas Cardroom, Black Chip Poker and YaPoker.
APCW Interview: True Flip Affiliates
J. Todd speaks with Affiliate Manager Arsenii Riabtsev from True Flip about the benefits webmasters can expect when working with their program.
APCW Perspectives: Viral online gambling updates
Industry events are being cancelled and pushed back due to COVID-19. However, there is still industry news to discuss, including a call to action against the black market in the UK, an adverting ban in Norway and anti-online gambling legislation in Turkey.
March Blackjack Quest at Intertops Poker
Players at the online casino who collect a series of natural, colored and clubs blackjacks until 22 March will get a $100 bonus on top of their winnings.
SPiCE India 2020 postponed following Indian Government advisory and travel ban
Due to the impact of COVID-19, Eventus International has postponed to the Strategic Partnership for iGaming Conference & Exhibition, originally scheduled for 25-27 March 2020.
Pariplay announces partnership with Videoslots
Through the deal, Videoslots will gain access to Pariplay’s collection of over 100 proprietary online casino games, as well as a catalogue of third-party titles.
Intertops Casino Red gives bonus on 5 Wishes
The online casino added 5 Wishes to its portfolio of games and is offering up to 50 free spins and bonuses.
SiGMA Group postpones Malta networking event
Following the assessment by WHO that COVID-19 can be characterized as a pandemic, the events group sees delaying the event a responsible course of action to ensure the health and safety all involved.
ETA recognizes Paysafe leader in Forty Under 40
Patrick Turiano, Director of Marketing, North America, has been selected in the Electronic Transactions Association’s annual Forty Under 40.
Fast Track to manage SuprNation's player engagement
The operator is the latest business to switch to Fast Track and will roll out FT CRM across their three brands, beginning with VoodooDreams.
New dates announced for two conferences
CasinoBeats Malta at the Intercontinental Hotel in Malta will now be on 22-24 June and Betting on Sports America at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey, has been moved to 1-3 December.
Hacksaw Gaming partners with GiG
Gaming Innovation Group will feature the scratch card and slot provider's full gaming content on its platform within the coming days.
$240,000 Bunny Run contest at Intertops Casino Red
Every week at the online casino until 4 May, players will compete against each other to win a total of $30,000 in bonuses. Players earn points when they play and those with the most points win the biggest prizes.
SiGMA Manila announces Phil Asia Gaming Awards
The awards at the June conference will be held at the exclusive hotel venue, Okada Manila, and reflect the show’s approach combining iGaming, land-based gambling and emerging tech.
1xBet nominated for two categories at SPiCE India
The company was shortlisted for the “Affiliate Platform of the Year” and “Technology Provider of the Year” awards at the SPiCE India event taking place from 25 to 27 March.
Soft2bet is heading to the Prague Gaming Summit
Taking place tomorrow at Vienna House in Prague’s Andel district, the company will be promoting its more than 15 popular casino brands, including Rabona and Nomini.