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Gerard Pique Promotes a Fantasy Football Platform Sorare

Gerard Pique Promotes a Fantasy Football Platform Sorare

Professional soccer player Gerard Pique has invested in Sorare, a fantasy football website, leading to his selection as the company's strategic advisor. Investment by the Barcelona centre-back takes the company's overall seed to €m ($8.6m), in addition to US-based fund Cassius Family. The football fantasy website lets players buy and sell digital cards ...

2020-12-18

ECA, EL and WTA United into Alliance to Fight Illegal Gambling

ECA, EL and WTA United into Alliance to Fight Illegal Gambling

The chairman of the European Casino Association (ECA) Per Jaldung says the new partnership between the ECA, the European Lotteries (EL) and the World Tote Association (WTA) will provide important support for customer safety across Europe. The three bodies have come together to endorse the European Commission's new Digital Services Act bundle, ...

2020-12-18

Bratislava Prohibit Gambling Again

Bratislava Prohibit Gambling Again

Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, seeks to prohibit casinos once more. On December 17, in reaction to an anti-gambling motion, the majority of Bratislava councilors voted to prohibit gambling. The ban takes effect on 1 January 2021. The casinos won't be shut down completely according to the Slovak Spectator. Instead, the ...

2020-12-18

Scientific Games comes to Morocco with new products

Scientific Games comes to Morocco with new products

Italy's gaming company SISAL SPA already has a presence in Morocco, but it is about to get some more options to sell customers. Scientific Games is entering the local market through a new alliance with SISAL that will allow the launch this month of new instant lotery games, instant digital games and its ...

2020-12-17

Singapore Awaiting Tourists from Taiwan

Singapore Awaiting Tourists from Taiwan

As Singapore has agreed to relax border restrictions for travelers from Taiwan, it's casino sector will soon have a new stream of potential tourists. Taiwanese visitors will begin their visit to Singapore starting on December 18 with some required security checks. Taiwan hasn't registered any new COVID-19 infections in the last 28 ...

2020-12-17

Netent to Solve Disputes in Malta

Netent to Solve Disputes in Malta

Gaming provider NetEnt has signed an out-of-court settlement with the General Workers Union (GWU) of Malta. The provider decided to lay off about 300 of its Malta-based staff as part of Evolution Gaming's merger with NetEnt. Early in December, employees of NetEnt's Malta were sent home and ordered to wait for further information. A ...

2020-12-17

A Crown Employee Sued James Packer

A Crown Employee Sued James Packer

Billionaire James Packer has been charged at Crown Resorts flagship casino in Melbourne with assault by a security officer. The employee has brought civil action against his direct employer, MSS Security, and also against James Packer and Crown. Security guard Iskander Chaban says an drunk Packer has attacked him on 1 January 2016 in ...

2020-12-17

ILGA Allows Licenses for Liquor at Crown's Casino Australia

ILGA Allows Licenses for Liquor at Crown's Casino Australia

The Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority of New South Wales (ILGA) has issued an interim resort liquor license at Crown's Barangaroo casino. The license would allow Crown to sell alcohol at Crown Sydney Resort, which has a range of bar areas in it. Philip Crawford, Chair of the ILGA has reported that the ...

2020-12-16

Novomatic Deals with African Entertainment Holdings

Novomatic Deals with African Entertainment Holdings

Global gaming provider Novomatic has reached a new deal with the African company Entertainment Holdings Group. The Casino Marina Blantyre was opened in Malawi on 22 October by Rank Holdings, which operates casinos in Sri Lanka and Africa. Novomatic subsidiary - Novomatic Africa - has supplied a range of casino ...

2020-12-16

Swintt Appointed David Mann as Chief Commercial Officer

Swintt Appointed David Mann as Chief Commercial Officer

David Mann joined Swintt in early May 2019 as a Business Development Director and played a key role in Swintt's continuing success and market place. Mann will bear full strategic responsibility for Swintt for their worldwide customer base and potential customers. For the rising team Swintt it seems like a big year ahead ...

2020-12-15