888 Holdings shareholders solidly approve William Hill takeover proposition

Shareholders in prominent online casino and sportsbook operator 888 Holdings reportedly overwhelmingly approved the deal yesterday that is to see the company acquire the non-American assets of British rival Wil...

Virginia legislators block Petersburg casino resort referendum proposal

In the southern American state of Virginia and legislators reportedly killed off a measure yesterday that would have allowed the city of Petersburg to hold a referendum on whether to host a Las Vegas-style casi...

Caesars Entertainment Incorporated to hold minority Japanese stake

In Japan and the government for Wakayama Prefecture has reportedly been told that Caesars Entertainment Incorporated is planning to hold only a 5% stake in the jurisdiction’s envisioned integrated casino resort...

New York online sportsbetting market off to a potentially record-setting start

The inaugural five licensed mobile-friendly online sportsbooks in the eastern American state of New York reportedly chalked up in excess of $1.17 billion in aggregated handle over the course of their first 16 d...