21st May 2020

PA Gaming Control Board set outs protocols to reopen casinos

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has published new measures designed to allow casinos in the state to safely reopen following the shut-down enforced due…

21st May 2020

AGA appeals for reform of jackpot tax reporting threshold

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has urged the US government to raise the slot jackpot reporting threshold, which requires machines to be temporarily taken out…

20th May 2020

LV casinos partner hospital to coordinate Covid-19 testing

Las Vegas casinos have partnered the University Medical Center of Southern Nevada (UMC), the Culinary Health Fund and the Las Vegas Convention Center to test…

19th May 2020

MGM Resorts to reopen in Mississippi from next week

MGM Resorts International has become the latest major US casino operator to set out plans to reopen its gambling facilities in Mississippi, after closing as…

19th May 2020

Evolution seals strategic partnership with Golden Nugget

Live dealer specialist Evolution Gaming has struck a strategic agreement with Golden Nugget that will see it expand the range of games provided to the…

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…

19th May 2020

Virginia’s Danville selects Caesars as preferred casino partner

The city of Danville in Virginia is in negotiations with Caesars Entertainment to serve as its preferred casino gaming operator, after the state passed legislation…

18th May 2020

Covid-19 impairment charges see IGT post Q1 loss

International Game Technology (IGT)’s revenue declined 17.9% to $940.2m in the first quarter of 2020, while a $296m impairment charge related to the effects of…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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18th May 2020

Louisiana casinos to reopen with 25% occupancy

Casinos across Louisiana will be permitted to reopen from today (May 18) after the state’s Governor, John Bel Edwards, lifted a number of restrictions related…

15th May 2020

Full House slips to Q1 loss after Covid-19 revenue hit

Full House Resorts became the latest land-based operator to see its bottom line heavily impacted by novel coronavirus (Covid-19), as Q1 revenue fell 24.7% to…

14th May 2020

State of the Union: NJ, Scientific Games, Caesars, IN and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes quarterly financial results from some of the US casino industry’s largest operators and…

14th May 2020

ICE North America Digital: Day 3 round-up

The third day of ICE North America Digital focused on the brick-and-mortar industry, namely the path back to business for an industry shuttered since mid-March…

14th May 2020

Covid-19 disruption erodes NJ revenue in April

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has reported a 68.9% year-on-year drop in gaming revenue for April, after the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic shut…

13th May 2020

Twin River sees Q1 momentum checked by Covid-19 closures

Casino operator Twin River Worldwide Holdings has reported a 9.5% year-on-year decline in revenue for the first quarter of the year, after a strong performance…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 44

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