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AGEM INDEX FEBRUARY 2021

AGEM INDEX FEBRUARY 2021

3 Mar, 2021peter

The AGEM Index improved by 55.72 points to 751.79 points in February 2021, an 8.0 percent growth rate over January 2021. During the latest period, all but one company in the AGEM Index reported increases in their stock prices over the month.

SANDS REACHES AGREEMENT TO SELL LAS VEGAS PROPERTIES FOR $6.25 BILLION

SANDS REACHES AGREEMENT TO SELL LAS VEGAS PROPERTIES FOR $6.25 BILLION

3 Mar, 2021peter

LAS VEGAS, March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to sell its Las Vegas real property and operations, including The Venetian Resort Las Vegas and the Sands Expo and Convention Center (collectively, “The Venetian”) for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $6.25 billion.

The first land-based casino in Kiev may open in Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv

The first land-based casino in Kiev may open in Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv

2 Mar, 2021peter

The first land-based casino in Kiev may open in Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv

The first hotel in Kiev received permission to open a casino was the Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv.

Here, on the ground floor of the hotel on the area of 1562.1 m² may be housed casino, slot machines room and bookmaker. Shangri-La Casino plans to be housed in the hotel, which is owned by Storm International.

IGT Powerbucks Slots Award Massive Back-to-Back Jackpots in January

IGT Powerbucks Slots Award Massive Back-to-Back Jackpots in January

19 Feb, 2021peter

LONDON – Feb. 17, 2021 – International Game Technology PLC (“IGT”) (NYSE:IGT) announced today that its omnichannel Powerbucks® Slots awarded back-to-back life-changing jackpots in January. Within hours of each other, two lucky online slots players won a combined total of more than CA$2.5 million in top prizes playing Wheel of Fortune® Exotic Far East on Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation’s OLG.ca.

UKRAINE GAMBLING COMMISSION AWARDS 11 HOTELS PERMISSION TO OPEN GAMING HALLS

UKRAINE GAMBLING COMMISSION AWARDS 11 HOTELS PERMISSION TO OPEN GAMING HALLS

19 Feb, 2021peter

The Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lottery (KRAIL) has issued a permit for premises for the organization of gambling to 11 hotels in Ukraine, seven hotels were refused. This is written by the profile edition of Gaming Post.

The permit for the premises allows the gambling operator to collect a package of documents and apply for a license to conduct gambling, the publication says.

Ukraine Gaming Regulator KRAIL expected to award this week first land based Casino Licence

Ukraine Gaming Regulator KRAIL expected to award this week first land based Casino Licence

17 Feb, 2021peter

So far, only KRAIL has issued licenses for online casinos, but this week they promise to issue the first license for a casino. And the first casino that will receive this license, according to our data, will be a casino in Odessa Gagarinn Plaza. And the official opening itself is scheduled for 25 February.

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021: Major Organisations Exhibiting at Large-Scale Gambling Exhibition. Tickets Giveaway

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021: Major Organisations Exhibiting at Large-Scale Gambling Exhibition. Tickets Giveaway

11 Feb, 2021peter

On March 23-24, KyivExpoPlaza will host the main event on the Ukrainian gambling market – a large-scale Ukrainian Gaming Week 2021 industry exhibition. Event will be organized by Smile-Expo.

UK Charity GambleAware Promotes The Voice Of People Who Have Lived Experience Of Gambling  Harms

UK Charity GambleAware Promotes The Voice Of People Who Have Lived Experience Of Gambling Harms

11 Feb, 2021peter

London, 11th February 2021This month GambleAware has appointed an external organisation to co-design and deliver an inclusive and representative GB-wide network of people with lived experience of gambling harms.

Sports gambling sites crash during Super Bowl 2021.

Sports gambling sites crash during Super Bowl 2021.

11 Feb, 2021peter

It should’ve been the night to lure new customers onto their platforms. Instead, technical disruptions and crashes left the biggest sports gambling platforms cringing and scrambling to solve unexpected problems.

In Nevada, BetMGM’s app crapped out. Ten minutes before kickoff, MGM’s retail sportsbooks found they could not accept bets. And while disgruntled patrons complained on social media, technicians worked furiously to find and fix the problem. By game’s end, the problem still had not been fixed, and MGM was not immediately able to settle bets.

MP Marian Zablotskyi will Participate in a Discussion on the Specifics of State Regulation of the Gambling Business

MP Marian Zablotskyi will Participate in a Discussion on the Specifics of State Regulation of the Gambling Business

11 Feb, 2021peter

People's Deputy of Ukraine Marian Zablotskyi will speak at UGW conference, which will be held on February 24. The politician will take part in a panel discussion on the “Intricacies of regulating gambling business in Ukraine”.