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The latest news from the world of online gambling from Australia and the world. So you will always be up to date with casino news, offers and events of online casinos. We regularly write about the gaming industry and try to give you a broad overview of what is happening in the industry and the market. We report on the best online casino providers themselves, as well as on various online casino gaming machine platforms and on legal developments in the distribution and management of European casino licenses. The history of our casinos also shows the history of winnings in online casinos or in various winning systems, which are mainly available in the lottery or roulette.


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They are talking more and more about online casinos. At the same time, online casinos have reached the widest population. Almost everyone in Europe who can read and write, online, on a PC, on a mobile phone or on a tablet. Electronic means of payment are also widespread. Therefore, fewer and fewer people visit physical casinos or gaming halls, but online casinos are convenient to play at home or on the go. And more and more media are embracing this massive phenomenon. We do not stand aside and accompany these events with the news of our online casino.

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Tabcorp_hottop Tabcorp issued formal warning after US college basketball game
November 30, 2021
Wagering giant Tabcorp has been formally warned by Australia's media watchdog after it was found to have accepted 37 illegal online in-play bets on a US college basketball game. The Australian...
Tasmania_pokies_Australia Pokies legislation passes Tasmania's upper house
November 26, 2021
The Tasmanian government's controversial pokies legislation is set to become law after passing the state's upper house. The legislation will allow venues to own or lease their own poker machines...
Oz_win_lotto_$50_million Oz Lotto’s $50,000,000 Jackpot Won!
November 23, 2021
10 Victorians and a mother from Queensland won a $50 million jackpot in Oz Lotto on the 2nd of November. One ticket was bought online, while others were purchased in...
Willd_coins_casino_Au_USA A New Crypto-Only Casino Launched for Aussie Players
November 15, 2021
WildCoins is a new casino based on crypto as a payment method, licensed in Curacao, and available both for mobile and desktop gambling. The casino accepts different cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin,...
Aristocrat_Australian_provider_Playtech Aristocrat Willing to Acquire Playtech
October 31, 2021
An Australian gambling software provider Aristocrat is acquiring a British developer Playtech. According to Yahoo Finance, a deal is worth 5 billion AUD.  Because of the recent news, Playtech shares...
Netherlands_holland_casino_Novomatic_grentub Holland Casino Are Happy to Announce Greentube (Novomatic) Online Games
October 29, 2021
Gamblers in the Netherlands already know Novomatic games from brick and mortar casinos. But now online products will be available to players through Holland Casinos. Dutch gamblers will be able...
donations_from_Australian-gambling Gambling Companies in Australia Increased Their Political Donations
October 26, 2021
The record numbers of political donations from Australian gambling companies was noticed. In 2010-11 the donations amounted to $9,900 and in 2019-20 this number reached $473,161 reported by the Guardian....
Asia_Macau_drop_in_income Challenges in Asian Casino Industry
October 8, 2021
Analysts, casino operators, and investors are concerned because gambling-related stocks in Macau show to plunge. One of the worlds leading gambling hubs is affected by President Xi Jinping’s suppression of...
Microgaming_Adds_Spinstars Microgaming Adds Spinstars Online Slots
September 30, 2021
Online casino software provider Microgaming has added content from another talented studio to its aggregation platform to further diversify the offering already available. The company this week announced that it...
Paryplay_in_Netherlands_oct_1 Pariplay enters the online casino market in the Netherlands from October 1
September 29, 2021
Online casino games supplier and aggregator Pariplay is gearing up preparations to enter the Netherlands as the local market is set to open on October 1. The company announced Wednesday...
casino_Cambodia_hottop Online casino activity swells in Cambodia grow to $72 billion in 2021
September 20, 2021
Chinese authorities are coming down hard on online gambling and there are rumblings that similar things are happening in Cambodia. The reports that as COVID-19 marches on, casinos in Cambodia...
Credit_card_ban_australian_hottopcasino Australia's Credit Card Gambling Ban Debated in Parliament
September 14, 2021
News.com.au  reports that Australian senators heard impassioned pleas from financial counsellors and gambling reform groups, urging them to ban the use of credit cards for online betting. The use of...
Win_$45000_in_Fair_Go A Player Won $45,000 from a 50 cents bet
August 31, 2021
Small stakes sometimes can bring big results, and a player from Australia has just proved that with his own experience. Tiffany Edwards won $45,000 in Fair Go Casino’s Mardi Gras...
Crown_casino_problem_gambler_hottop $4,6 Million Lawsuit: Crown Casino is Sued by a Problem Gambler
August 20, 2021
Ahmed Hasna, a problem gambler, is suing one of the Australian casino giants for $4,6 million. Crown Casino’s staff lured him to the roulette table despite the fact they knew...
Candy_new_fresh_casino_top_hot A Brand-New Candy Casino Launched Recently
August 10, 2021
When you hear the word ‘candy’ it’s not always about something sweet. It also can be about an exciting gambling experience. Meet a brand-new Candy Casino launched recently! While online...
Au_EXPO_Gaming_2021 Sydney is Hosting Australasian Gaming Expo
July 29, 2021
Despite a new COVID-19 lockdown in Sydney, the Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) will go as planned. The show will take place from August 10th to 12th at ICC Sydney. The...
Google_paly_Australlian_March_2022 Gambling Apps in Australia Will Be Available via Google Play Store in 2022
July 15, 2021
Access to gambling apps was allowed only for Brazil, Ireland and the United Kingdom, and France. But the number of countries will be increased to 19 titles soon. New policies...
self-exclusion_registry_Australian The first Australian gambling self-exclusion registry is one step closer
July 6, 2021
The first national registry in Australia that works as a registry for online gambling self-exclusion by phone has taken a big leap forward.  According to Mirage News, Engine Australia was...
The_star_sydney_Au COVID-19 Alert in New South Wales Arises and Star Sydney Is Shut
July 1, 2021
Star Sydney is temporarily closed, because of new COVID-19 alert. Almost all operations will be suspended at least for two weeks, because new restrictions came into force at New South...
China_offshore_gambling China Keeps Struggling With Offshore Gambling Platforms
June 28, 2021
Recently, the government of China took a course on providing an effective campaign against offshore gambling platforms which attract Chinese to use their services. China is not satisfied with the...
Gambling_Au The Popularity of Gambling in Australia Has Grown Comparing with Vegas
June 22, 2021
Recently, Australia exceeded the success of Las Vegas as its sum of yearly individual losses in gambling games became bigger! It's quite surprising, but not unexpected. According to Yahoo Finance,...
San_Manuel_casino_California_$550_million The First Phase of $550 Million Expansion in July Will Be Uncovered Soon
May 31, 2021
Highland Casino, Calofornia, owned by San Manuel is about to uncover the first phase of the $550 expansion. San Manuel Casino was launched in 2005. In summer 2018 the construction...
Lottery_Kentucky_Covid19_Vaccinated COVID-19 Vaccinated Will Receive Prizes from Kentucky Lottery
May 26, 2021
A $225,000 prize pool is granted by Kentucky Lottery to residents who have received the COVID-19 vaccine. People who obtain the first or the second dose of the vaccine also...
gambling_China_Japan_South_Korea Asian Gambling News and Plans
May 14, 2021
Japan, China, and South Korea were reported to be the center of the casino industry’s growth in the future. These three richest Asian countries are focused on driving casino activities...
Phu_Quoc_casino_Vietnam A Luxurious Resort Launched in Phu Quoc
May 4, 2021
A long-awaited $2.8 resort was established in Phu Quoc. Situated in the northern part of the island this entertainment complex features five-star hotels with over 12,000 hotel rooms. The largest...
MGM_China_Macau_Golden_Week MGM China Is Focused on Macau
April 17, 2021
On the path of recovery from the COVID-19 restrictions MGM China focused on supporting the Macau region and on more investments. In comments to MGM China’s Annual Report Bill Hornbuckle,...
playtech_partners_with_casinò_lugano_sa_in_Switzerland Playtech Expands to Swiss iGaming Market
April 10, 2021
Playtech – one of the giants within the gambling world – ventures again into the Swiss gambling market, having a deal with Casinò Lugano. The partnership is about launching Playtech...
Kansspelautoriteit_ KSA 35 Online Gambling Licenses Can Be Granted in the Netherlands Soon
March 31, 2021
Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), the Dutch gambling regulator, is about to start the first round of giving online gambling licenses to companies willing to operate in the Netherlands. 35 permits are expected...
Greentube_the_STAR_Social_casino A New Greentube Pro 2.0 Social Casino Product Launched
March 27, 2021
An upgraded NOVOMATIC Interactive B2B social casino platform has been launched by Greentube. The Star Entertainment Group an Australian casino operator has already integrated this solution. The product is named...
Las_vegas_sandc_Invest Las Vegas Sands is poised to invest the Singapore
March 20, 2021
Major global casino operator Las Vegas Sands is poised to invest more heavily into the Singapore market, following the sale of its Vegas assets. GGR Asia reports that the group’s...
Sky_City_Casino_Aucland_New_Zeland SkyCity shuts down Auckland casino
March 9, 2021
SkyCity Entertainment Group has once again shut down operations in Auckland, following the city’s newly imposed lockdown. Casino Beats reports Auckland was placed on alert level three with the rest...
Credit_card_casino_game Credit card gambling in Australia discussed by MP and lobby
February 28, 2021
Using of credit cards for gambling purposes was supported by Australian players. Brent Jackson, CEO of Australian Responsible Wagering, believes that internet gambling was "reliable" than betting in land-based casinos...
Crown_NSW_Australia_failure NSW government’s coffers influenced by Crown Resorts failure to Open a New Casino
February 26, 2021
Crown Resorts was unable to launch a new Barangaroo casino because of COVID-19 restrictions and border closures. NSW government’s accounts are influenced by this failure. NSW will lose about $190...
ID_card_gaming_NSW Patricia Bergin Inquiry Supports NSW Gaming Card
February 21, 2021
About 100,000 poker machines and their operators could be influenced by a recent report into NSW’s newest casino. Commissioner Patricia Bergin made a finding that could cause troubles for machine...
Google_Play_Australlia_casino Australian Google Play Store to allow gambling apps from March
February 11, 2021
Australian residents who use an Android mobile device will soon be able to use their favourite wagering apps, with Google announcing it will begin allowing gambling apps on the Play...
Tabcorp_Hottop_penalty Tabcorp Gambling Operator Accused of Violation of Laws
January 9, 2021
A well-known Australian gambling operator Tabcorp was accused of violation of New South Wales state’s gambling advertising laws and will have to pay a A$30,000 penalty. The decision was made...
Bounty_Pop_hot_top_Swedish SEK 1.7 Million Won in Avatar UX’s Bounty Pop Pokie
January 6, 2021
Avatar UX’s Bounty Pop pokie was released on the 30th of November, and just 4 days later a Swedish player won a huge prize SEK1.7 million. After the provider was...
Barangaroo_hotel_crown Crown Resorts will be open on the 28th of December but the casino will still be closed
December 24, 2020
Barangaroo hotel is about to open next week. The NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority gave permission, but casino operations are still restricted. Gaming activities will be reviewed and made...
Queensland_hottop_news_December High-roller VIP gambling tours in Australia available in Queensland
December 11, 2020
Gambling high-roller VIP tours were suspected to be a risk for terrorism financing and money laundering. That is why many Australian states do not want to take responsibility to regulate...
Hottop_casino_Sentifik_Games Ron Perelman Sells 34.9% Stake in Scientific Games to Australia’s Caledonia
September 14, 2020
Major provider of gambling products and services Scientific Games confirmed Monday that Australian fund Caledonia is set to purchase a 34.9% stake in the company from MacAndrews & Forbes Incorporated....
Hot_TOP_casino_Mega_Moolah_Microgaming Swedish player wins € 14.2 million jackpot at online casino in Microgaming's Mega Moolah
August 25, 2020
August 17, a player from Sweden triggered a whopping €14,239,539.84 prize while playing Mega Moolah at LuckyCasino. This has been the largest ever jackpot hit at that particular online casino...
Hot_casino_Queensland_gambling Queensland government proposes to ban online gambling incentives
August 25, 2020
The Queensland Government has proposed the introduction of a ban on online wagering inducements as part of its efforts to tackle problem gambling. According to a statement on the Government’s...
Microgaming Presents a Bagful of August Pokies Delights
August 11, 2020
August is well upon us and a new month always means a new exciting line-up of content from Microgaming and its roster of studio partners. This month, Microgaming and fans...
Second Australian COVID-19 wave sees The Star Sydney implement new operating procedures
August 4, 2020
In keeping with new COVID-19 restrictions announced by New South Wales (NSW) Premier Gladys Berejiklian earlier in the month, Australian gambling and entertainment company, Star Entertainment Group (ASX:SGR) has implemented new operating...
Hot_Top_ACT_club_Australia ACT clubs hold out hope coronavirus restrictions will ease next week
August 4, 2020
The organisation representing ACT clubs has called on the Government to allow gaming to restart, amid reports Canberrans are travelling into Queanbeyan to use the pokies. While New South Wales...

 


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