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Quebec casinos will reopen on February 28

Loto-Québec will be welcoming customers back to Quebec casinos from February 28, the crown corporation has announced. Gamblers will be allowed back to the Montreal, Charlevoix, and Lac-Leamy casinos and the Quebec City and Trois-Rivières gaming rooms from the final day of the month. The Casino de…

US gaming revenue shatters annual record

2021 set a new record as the highest-grossing year ever for the U.S. commercial gaming industry, reaching US$53 billion in gaming revenue. According to the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) Commercial Gaming Revenue Tracker, that total breaks 2019’s previous industry record of US$44 billion by…

BCLC trials sports bar betting concept

The British Colombia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) is launching a new sports betting pilot project at bars, restaurants, and a casino for this weekend’s Super Bowl LVI. The concept, which will be trialed in 12 bars across the province as well as the Chances Kelowna casino, will see live odds,…

Ontario First Nation contests iGaming plan

After details of the Ontario government's planned unrolling of its new online gaming market beginning April 4, the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation (MSIFN) community says it plans to challenge the decision, claiming it violates a constitutional right to consultation with Indigenous…