Standardbred breeders and owners will continue to fight for casino gaming in North Jersey

The Standardbred Breeders & Owners Association of New Jersey (SBOANJ) announced recently that its efforts to aid passage of the referendum to open two new casinos in...

Tabcorp Holdings Limited’s plan to buy Tatts Group comes under scrutiny

In Australia, the national competition regulator has expressed concerns about Tabcorp Holdings Limited’s proposed $4.44 billion plan to buy rival Tatts Group due to the effect the...

Opening of new Washington casino expected to hurt Oregon gaming revenues

Yesterday’s opening of the Ilani Casino Resort in Washington is reportedly set to negatively impact the gambling industry in the neighboring state of Oregon and has many...

Despite referendum, bestbet denied right to install slot machines in Jacksonville

While Duval, Florida residents voted to authorize slot machines in the county, the state has turned down bestbet’s request to add 2,000 slot machines to its poker...

Historic horse racing venues in Wyoming slowly rebuilding

After the decision by the Wyoming Pari-Mutuel Commission (PMC) in October 2015 to shut down all historic horse race terminals in the state, Wyoming Downs and Wyoming...

Presque Isle Downs & Casino prepares for new horse racing season

This Sunday, the Presque Isle Downs & Casino will begin the 10th year of horse racing. The live thoroughbred season will kick off with a post time...

Florida Senate President supports voter will in county slot referendums

Although the legal path is not currently clear, Florida‘s Senate President, Joe Negron indicated earlier this week that he is in favor of allowing slot machines in...

Japan’s horse racing purses among the richest in the world

The Japan Cup now has a $5.25M purse, making it one of the most lucrative in the world. While Criminal Code chapter 23 generally bans gambling in Japan,...

South Australia to institute 15% betting tax

The next budget for the Australian state of South Australia is set to include a provision that will look to harvest up to $6.85 million a year...

Century Casinos chosen to build new Edmonton area horse racing track & casino

Beating out three other applicants, Century Casinos Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of Century Casinos Inc., won approval to own, build, and operate a new ‘A’ horse racing facility,...

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