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Krasnaya Polyana Gaming Zone Sochi feature Interview with Paul Edwards, Director of Operations

 

Casino’s story is one of success despite the odds. Russian casinos began to flourish in the nineties but as the millennium kicked in they became prolific. As of 2002, Russia was host to 58 casinos (30 in Moscow alone), 2,000 gambling parlours and as many as 70,000 slot machines that were loosely regulated and beginning to cause social problems. The Russian government, led by Vladimir Putin, identified this and acted decisively.

Spanish Project of Hard Rock in Danger While Gambling Market Grows

While US gaming groups are focusing on placing their bids for the upcoming Integrated Resort (IR) in Japan, one outlier, to name Hard Rock Casinos, is looking to position itself in the Spanish market.

With the results for the gambling industry in the country consistently improving since 2008, Hard Rock Casinos may be up to a very lucrative investment. The proposed €2 billion project Hard Rock Entertainment World was approved in May 2018.

Casino RTP In Simple Terms

 

If you love playing online slots or are new to the game, then you may have heard of the term RTP and wondered what it means to you as a player. If you are new to the game, RTP simply means a return to player and this is quite a significant feature of online gambling.

Know more about what makes a winning combination allows you to play with more confidence and increases your chances of winning and being able to plan your gambling budget. Knowing about player RTP will allow you to make an informed decision when planning your games, and responds to your RTP percentage.

Why online casinos will still be popular in 2020

 

Online casinos continue to grow in popularity and they could soon be expanding even faster.

New technology is on the way that might well make online casinos even more appealing to try.

Augmented reality technology could provide a hugely exciting new development for the industry.

But what else does the near future hold for online casinos? Let's take a look!

What exactly is augmented reality technology?

What are the pros and cons of online gaming?

 

Gaming has existed for a long, long time in many forms and is clearly not going to go away.

Online gaming has really taken over the industry over the course of the last decade with technological developments such as widespread internet giving the sector a big boost.

But there are both pros and cons to gaming online, as we will examine here.

Pros of online gaming

Being able to win money is clearly one of the main advantages of online gaming.

Italian Government Seeks to Increase Taxes and Shrink the Market

Italy’s ruling coalition between the Democratic Party and Beppe Grillo’s Five Star Movement (M5S) has introduced new measures affecting the gambling industry in Italy.

After voting a blanket ban on gambling advertisement in July, 2018 and enforcing the measure on January 1, 2019, the populist M5S coalition has focused on attacking the segment, fulfilling one of its electoral promises.

Head of Brand at Marathonbet warns of gaming brands losing identity to drive news content

Ahead of his participation in the new Advertising and Marketing Conference stream at this year’s ICE VOX, Marathonbet’s Head of Brand, Dan Towse explores how gambling consumers are 'programmed to be promiscuous', why trust is essential for brands and where Love Island influencers fit into the betting ecosystem