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Different categories of gambling, media converging for growth

Jan 27, 2021peter

Asociated Press:  The many different types of gambling are quickly coming together with each other and with media outlets — and Wall Street is taking notice.

Casino gambling, internet gambling, sports betting and daily fantasy sports are no longer separate silos with unique audiences: Gambling companies are increasingly combining them and partnering with media companies to expand the reach of gambling.

IGT Re-enters Ukraine with a Compelling Mix of Classic and Hot New Fruit Content

Jan 24, 2021peter

Slot players have sharp memories, and an even sharper affinity for their preferred game titles. When casino gaming was last regulated in Ukraine, IGT slot themes like Cleopatra™, Mystical Mermaid™, and Wolf Run™ dominated Ukrainian players’ lists of favorites. With the market re-opening, the best is back — this time with an even bigger and better portfolio of compelling content and hardware.

Multifunctional Cash Handling Solutions for all needs

Jan 24, 2021peter

GeWeTe is the company within the Gauselmann Group that is responsible for cash handling solutions. Our company has amassed a wealth of experience of 27 years in the realms of cash handling systems.

Head of the Commission for Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries Ivan Rudyi to Speak at Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021: Buy Tickets at the Special Price!

Dec 22, 2020peter

Head of the Commission for Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries Ivan Rudyi to Speak at Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021: Buy Tickets at the Special Price!

MGM Resorts approach to Diversity and Inclusion

Dec 13, 2020peter

Embracing and Entertaining Humanity. Jyoti Chopra, Chief People, Inclusion and Sustainability Officer, MGM Resorts International. By: Damien Connelly

Ukraine Legislation Update — New Members Of UGLC Appointed

Nov 15, 2020peter

12th November 2020: The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has successfully completed the 2nd round of the competitive selection process to appoint 4 new members of the Ukrainian Gambling and Lottery Commission. 

Ukraine Legislative Process Should be Totally Public: Ihor Makiievsky

Nov 2, 2020peter

iGaming Affilate Confernce 

What tasks should the gambling legalization bill perform? Why does the gambling market need a transition period? Why should the legislative process be public? These issues are revealed by Ihor Makiievskyi, Head at All-Ukrainian Association of Employers in the Recreation and Entertainment Sector, in an interview with Kyiv iGaming Affiliate Conference.

Closure of Hilton Times Square may be ‘tip of the iceberg’ of troubles facing New York hotels

Nov 2, 2020peter

This week’s announcement of the permanent closure of the iconic 44-story Hilton Times Square hotel in the heart of New York City was a wake-up call for the embattled hospitality industry, especially in urban markets suffering from a coronavirus-driven tourism drought.

The move follows a decision earlier this week by Ashford Hospitality to hand over the keys to its recently purchased Embassy Suites in Midtown West to its lender after the real estate investment trust fell behind in debt payments.

Don’t Miss! Massive Trade Show Ukrainian Gaming Week Postponed to February 24-25, 2021

Oct 29, 2020peter

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has decided to prolong the adaptive quarantine in the country until December 31, 2020. Besides, the government has toughened the rules for mass events. Restrictions have touched upon the number of attendees at such events.

UK Gambling Commission imposes stricter licence conditions on online operators

Oct 28, 2020peter

Three online gambling operators have been investigated by the Gambling Commission for social responsibility and money laundering failures as part of the Commission’s ongoing drive to raise standards through its tough enforcement action. 

BGO Entertainment Limited, GAN PLC and NetBet Enterprises Limited were all subject to licence reviews following a number of failures which included not doing enough to keep consumers safe and failing to prevent money laundering and criminal spend.