The Netherlands Gaming Authority is keeping a close eye on the Dutch State Lottery in the wake of the account preservation order that froze €121m of the lottery operator’s assets.

JVH gaming and the Van der Valk hotel chain will soon start realizing their sixth hotel-casino combination in Akersloot, near Alkmaar. “Akersloot will not be our last hotel casino project,” Eric Olders, CEO of JVH gaming added.

Online gambling is much more of an opportunity than a threat to land-based casinos, recent figures presented by Ceasars Entertainment show.

32Red – the subject of a takeover bid from Unibet-owner Kindred – posted a record revenue of £62.3m (€71.8m) in 2016.

William Hill has confirmed interim CEO Philip Bowcock will take up the role on a permanent basis.

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has suspended the remote gaming license of UK-based online casino games developer Random Games.

Winners of a California Lottery scratch card prize above $600, will now have to wait 12 to 14 weeks to collect their winnings. “It’s not that we don’t have the money,” said Russell Lopez, California Lottery Deputy Director of Communication. “With all the recent winners, we’re just playing catch up.”

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