Last San Diego Card Room, Lucky Lady, Folds Hand After Over 40 Years

San Diego’s Lucky Lady has closed permanently, marking the end of the city’s once-thriving card room industry. End of an era: San Diego’s Lucky Lady has been sold and its license cannot be revived without a change to local laws. (Image: Lucky Lady) The San Diego Union-Tribune reports the club’s octogenarian owner, Stanley Penn, quietly …

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Booongo partners with emerging operator CatCasino for online slots launch

Booongo partners with emerging operator CatCasino for online slots launch K Morrison June 21, 2021 Online gaming software, Latest Casino and Gambling News, Gaming Industry News, European Casino News, Online Gambling News, Mergers, Acquisitions & Partnerships Booongo has inked a partnership agreement with up-and-coming online operator CatCasino in a deal that will see its entire …

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St. Tammany Officials Decide Where Local Casino Tax Money Would Go

The proposed St. Tammany casino in Slidell, La., would allocate five percent of its gross gaming revenue (GGR) to local governments. And last week, area officials came to terms on where exactly that money would be distributed. A welcome sign in Slidell, La. The Louisiana city could benefit greatly by way of tax revenue if …

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Shalom Meckenzie Sold $34M Worth of DraftKings Stock Day Before Hindenburg Report Released

DraftKings (NASDAQ:DKNG) board member Shalom Meckenzie divested $34 million worth of the sportsbook operator’s shares on June 14 — a day before Hindenburg Research revealed a short position in the gaming stock while publishing a bearish report blasting the company. DraftKings CEO Jason Robins. Director Shalom Meckenzie is a big seller of the stock. (Image: …

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Hong Kong Police Bust Huge Wo Shing Wo Triad Betting Operation

Police in Hong Kong say they have dismantled a triad-controlled gambling ring and seized the largest number of illegal betting records tied to a single operation in a decade. Hong Kong police display evidence, including over $1 million in cash, seized from a network of apartments across Hong Kong during raids Sunday. (Image: SCMP) According …

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JOA Groupe abandoning Paris with the closure of its Club JOA Royale Paris

Twitter JOA Groupe abandoning Paris with the closure of its Club JOA Royale Paris Adam Morgan June 21, 2021 Latest Casino and Gambling News, Casino News, Casino expansion projects, Casino closures, Gaming Industry News, Economy/Finance, Employment & Careers, Online Gambling News, France, Mergers, Acquisitions & Partnerships French casino operator JOA Groupe has reportedly announced that …

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Japan Casino Regulatory Boss to Run on Anti-Gaming Platform in Yokohama

The head of the Japan Casino Regulatory Commission plans to run on an anti-gaming platform in hopes of becoming the next mayor of Yokohama. National Diet Rep. Hachiro Okonogi. The longtime Liberal Democratic Party ally is going rogue from his party when it comes to casino gambling in Japan. (Image: Nikkei Asia) In a shocking …

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Bally’s Lands Kansas Sports Betting Access in Boot Hill Casino & Resort Deal

Bally’s (NYSE:BALY) has a foot in the door for sports wagering in Kansas, assuming the state gets around to legalizing that activity. Scenes from a NASCAR race at Kansas Speedway. Bally’s is preparing for sports betting in Kansas. (Image: Kansas City Star) On Monday, the gaming company said it inked an accord with Boot Hill …

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Everi Stock Soars as Company Forecasts Record Q2 Results, Unveils Debt Reduction Plan

Everi Holdings (NYSE:EVRI) stock is soaring Monday after the gaming machine manufacturer pre-announced second-quarter results that top Wall Street forecasts while revealing plans to refinance debt at favorable terms. Executives from Everi ring the bell at the New York Stock Exchange in 2015. The stock is soaring today following a bullish earnings forecast. (Image: Everi) …

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Profit warning for Century Entertainment International Holdings Limited

Profit warning for Century Entertainment International Holdings Limited Adam Morgan June 21, 2021 Latest Casino and Gambling News, Cambodia, Casino News, Gaming Industry News, Casino project updates, Hong Kong, Economy/Finance, Licenses, Mergers, Acquisitions & Partnerships Asian casino and entertainments firm Century Entertainment International Holdings Limited has reportedly announced that it is soon expecting to detail …

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