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Week two of Cascade Casino Kamloops Strike

As of Friday, the 13th of July 2018, the Gateway Casino employees will have been striking for two weeks. Cascade Casino Kamloops have been the ones predominantly in the news. Workers at four Gateway Casinos namely; Kamloops, Vernon, Penticton and Kelowna downed tools on Canada Day weekend (Friday 29 June 2018). The approximately 700 workers [...]

By | 2018-07-12T12:17:22+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Canadian News, Entertainment, Gambling News, Uncategorized, World News|Comments Off on Week two of Cascade Casino Kamloops Strike

Construction Starts on New Cascades Casino Chatham-Kent

The city of Chatham is about to be the home of a new casino. Cascade Casino Chatham-Kent physical address is 615 Richmond Street. The $36 million casino is set to open in mid-2019. Construction for the new casino started on July 5th 2018. In March 2018, Chatham-Kent Mayor Randy Hope and Gateway Casinos and Entertainment [...]

By | 2018-07-10T14:30:23+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Canadian News, Entertainment, Gambling News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Construction Starts on New Cascades Casino Chatham-Kent

Canada’s Bill 74 and Online Gambling

In 2017 Canada’s gambling industry revenue was CAD 17.3 billion. As good as the income is, Canada is having difficulty with its Casino Industry. British Columbia (B.C) is cleaning up money laundering activities happening in casinos. Quebec is trying to regulate online gambling in the province. Canada’s Online Casino Legislature Canadian players are legally allowed [...]

By | 2018-07-05T08:59:10+00:00 July 5th, 2018|Canadian News, Gambling News, Online Gambling News|Comments Off on Canada’s Bill 74 and Online Gambling

Young People Exposed to Gambling Advertisements Daily

Children in the United Kingdom (U.K) are exposed to gambling advertisements on a daily basis. According to the Responsible Gambling Strategy Board, nine out of ten young people view gambling adverts and marketing on TV and social media. RGSB describes the phenomenon as an “uncontrolled social experiment”. Exposure vs Actions Kids seeing gambling advertising may [...]

By | 2018-07-03T12:39:27+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Entertainment, Gambling News, Online Gambling News|Comments Off on Young People Exposed to Gambling Advertisements Daily

Two Atlantic City Casinos Open One Day Ahead of Schedule

Two new Atlantic City Casinos have opened their doors to gamblers on Wednesday, 27 June 2018, one day earlier than scheduled. The formally shuttered Hard Rock and the Ocean Resort Casino were both supposed to open on Thursday, 28 June 2018, officially. The Casinos obtained permission to open Wednesday afternoon and immediately welcomed casino patrons. [...]

By | 2018-06-28T09:47:28+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Canadian News, Entertainment, Gambling News|Comments Off on Two Atlantic City Casinos Open One Day Ahead of Schedule

British Columbia’s Money Laundering Through Casinos Scandal

British Columbia Attorney-General David Eby states the province has failed to prevent money laundering through its casinos. Eby hopes an independent report set to be released Wednesday, 27 June 2018, will hinder the ability of organised crime groups to illegally launder money. Suspicious Transactions at B.C Casinos Casinos in British Columbia (B.C) have been identified [...]

By | 2018-07-03T08:39:34+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Canadian News, Entertainment, Gambling News|Comments Off on British Columbia’s Money Laundering Through Casinos Scandal

WHO declares video game addiction as a mental health problem

The World Health Organisation (WHO) classifies video game addiction as a mental health disorder. This classification forms part of the WHO’s new International Classification of Diseases (ICD). The ICD list was released Monday, 18 June 2018. International Classification of diseases The ICD is a compilation of diseases which are current health trends. The ICD also [...]

By | 2018-06-19T12:54:35+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Canadian News, Gambling News, Gaming|Comments Off on WHO declares video game addiction as a mental health problem

Everything You Need to Know About eSports Gambling

eSports has been recognised as the fastest growing industry in the world of sports gambling. This comes as no surprise with the continually coming together of fragmented demographics such as online gamers with the help of technology and globalisation trends. The only surprise here is not knowing what eSports are. Not to worry though, you’ll [...]

By | 2018-06-15T11:53:49+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Entertainment, Sport News|Comments Off on Everything You Need to Know About eSports Gambling

YouTube Gambling Channels Blocked Under New Rule Changes

YouTube gambling channels are being terminated by the popular video-sharing site under its new Arbitrary Moderation process. All gambling related channels seem to be getting shut down as well as the user accounts owning those channels. One YouTube user and channel owner has been reported to have received an official email informing him of action [...]

By | 2018-06-13T09:12:24+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Gambling News, Online Gambling News, World News|Comments Off on YouTube Gambling Channels Blocked Under New Rule Changes

Soccer World Cup 2018 Predictions Chart

The 2018 FIFA Soccer World Cup is almost upon us and the entire world is buzzing from football fever. As the saying goes ‘the ball is round’ and so anyone can win on the day. However, if we play according statistics and ratings, we’ve pretty much got the entire World Cup summed up, including the [...]

By | 2018-06-11T13:25:57+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Sport News, World News|Comments Off on Soccer World Cup 2018 Predictions Chart