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US Casino Companies Eye Huge New Market in Japan

Looking for ways to boost the economy via the tourist trade, Shinzo Abe's administration is considering allowing casino gambling.

Videoslots CEO Discusses Acquisition of PKR’s Technology Assets

CEO of Videoslots Alexander Stevendahl discussed his intentions of using this PKR technology to implement a new online poker experience under his own company’s banner.

Poker Players Alliance Lobbying Expenditures Drop to All Time Low in 2017

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA) is on pace to spend roughly $120,000 on lobbying expenditures this year, which would be the lowest amount in its 13-year history.

Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma Sells Online Poker Venture to Monster

The Pokertribe.com story which broke a fortnight ago has taken a new twist, with the Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma selling its online poker venture to the Monster Products Worldwide.

Winamax Recruits Adrian Mateos and Mustapha Kanit

Winamax have celebrated the news that France, Italy, Spain, and Portugal will soon merge their player pools by signing up two of the biggest stars in the European game.

New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware Sign Deal to Share Online Poker Player Pools

New Jersey entered an interstate compact with Nevada and Delaware to share online poker player pools

Videoslots Saves PKR Software From its Incompetent Managers

Online Casino operator Videoslots bought PKR's 3D Poker software. Will they take it to its max potential or repeat the mistakes of the past?

Italian Senator Against EU Online Poker Liquidity Sharing

Italian senator and leader of an anti-mafia commission, Franco Mirabelli has concerns about how poker liquidity could be used by criminals.

Everything you Need to Know About The Upcoming European Online Poker Liquidity

Spain, Portugal, Italy, and France are in the process of sharing player liquidity and here's how it all happened.

Caesars Set to Emerge From Bankruptcy

The long-running bankruptcy which has beset Caesars Entertainement Corp. will finally come to an end this weekend.

Iowa Tribe Receives Online Poker License And a Lawsuit

Recent decision by the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission to grant a licence to the Iowa Tribe is at the very least a curious one.

PokerStars' 2017 WCOOP $90.6 Million in Prize Money Breaks Records

Recently completed 2017 World Championship of Online Poker saw records broken in several categories including player participation and prize money paid.

Absolute Poker and UltimateBet Payments Arrive in Player Bank Accounts

Celebration and rejoicing could be heard throughout the poker community as former players of UltimateBet and Absolute Poker began receiving refunds.

Oklahoma Tribe Secures Isle of Man Gaming License for PokerTribe.com

Native American Indian tribes operate legal gambling facilities in 28 states, but one tribe has gone a step further by securing a license to offer online poker and casino games.

Hawaii Cracks Down on Poker Games

Hawaii has decided to be even more pro-active in its enforcement of gambling laws with Honolulu police set to crack down on illegal poker rooms.

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Casino Barcelona Confirms Extended Sponsorship Agreement with PokerStars

Casino Barcelona has announced it has further strengthened its partnership with PokerStars, with the sponsorship of the casino’s CEP.

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