casinos

16th September 2020

Loto Québec 2019-20 revenue down but remains above target

Loto Québec’s revenue for the year ended 31 March dipped by 3.1% to CAD$2.74bn (US$2.08bn) and profit declined to $1.35bn, but the operator said both…

13th August 2020

US GGR down 45.6% in H1 as Covid-19 wreaks havoc

US commercial gross gaming revenue (GGR) for the first half of 2020 fell 45.6% year-on-year to $11.70bn, according to the latest figures from the American…

6th August 2020

Century Casinos sells Calgary casino operations for CAD$10m

Century Casinos, Inc. announced on August 5 the sale of the casino operations of Century Casino Calgary, to the recently incorporated 2267166 Alberta Ltd. The…

9th July 2020

The Road Back day two roundup

The second day of ICE North America’s Road Back series focused on how the gambling sector can work with regulators and legislators to help create…

26th June 2020

Illinois casinos to reopen from July 1

The Illinois Gaming Board has announced that casinos in the state will be able to reopen from July 1, in line with new novel coronavirus…

19th June 2020

US casinos continue to reopen as Covid-19 restrictions eased

A number of leading commercial casino operators in the US have announced the reopening of their properties as states continue to relax restrictions for the…

3rd June 2020

Eldorado reopens Missouri and Iowa casinos

Eldorado Resorts has announced the reopening of three casinos in Missouri and two facilities in Iowa, following a period of temporary closure in response to…

28th May 2020

MGM aims to reopen Las Vegas casinos on June 4

MGM Resorts International has announced plans to reopen its casinos in Las Vegas on June 4, in line with measures set out by Governor Steve…

21st May 2020

Tribal and commercial casino reopenings continue

A number of major commercial and tribal casinos operators have announced that they will begin to reopen some of their facilities across the US, following…

19th May 2020

Boyd Gaming set to reopen Louisiana and Mississippi casinos

US casino operator Boyd Gaming has announced that it is to reopen its facilities in Louisiana and Mississippi, after the sites were forced to temporarily…

13th May 2020

MGM Resorts reveals safe reopening plans for US casinos

MGM Resorts has set out a new strategy for safely reopening its casinos, having been forced to close venues in March due to novel coronavirus…

4th May 2020

Nevada casinos limited to 50% occupancy after reopening

Casinos in Nevada must limit the number of players in their facilities and at gaming tables in order to prevent transmission of novel coronavirus (Covid-19)…

15th April 2020

Mississippi betting revenue plummets in March

Mississippi’s sports betting revenue fell sharply in the past month, after the popular National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) basketball tournament was cancelled and the state’s…

6th April 2020

NY sports betting revenue up in March despite Covid-19 impact

The New York State Gaming Commission has reported a month-on-month rise in sports betting revenue for March, despite the state’s market being impacted by the…