Tag Archives: New York
- Resorts World Casino starts $400M New York expansion plan
July 14, 2017
Malaysia-listed conglomerate Genting BHD has given the US market a vote of confidence as it starts its expansion plans in New York. Genting has broken ground on a $400 million expansion of Resorts World Casinos New York (RWNY), six years after the casino operator opened its integrated resort in the...
- New York lottery takes $20m winnings from welfare recipients
July 5, 2017
A controversial program has allowed New York state to claw back close to $20m in lottery winnings over the past four years from recipients of social assistance programs. Lots of people arched their eyebrows this spring when Republicans in the House of Representatives unveiled their proposed (and ultimately rejected) health...
- New York online poker bill dies of neglect for second year in a row
June 22, 2017
New York’s legal online poker hopes appear to have died of neglect in the state Assembly for the second year in a row. The New York state legislature wrapped up the final day of its legislative session on Wednesday without the Assembly taking any action on the online poker bill...
- New York begins inspecting bitcoin start-ups
June 21, 2017
Financial regulators in New York have started going over the operations of digital currency companies in the state. The inspections are part of the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) digital currency licensing regime. If you recall, New York started requiring virtual currency companies in the state in...
- New York Senate approves online poker bill (again)
June 14, 2017
For the second year in a row, New York’s state Senate has voted in favor of allowing online poker within state borders, but it’s anyone’s guess whether or not the state Assembly will follow suit. On Tuesday, the Senate voted 54-8 in favor of Sen. John Bonacic’s S-3898 online poker...
- Clarion Gaming announces inaugural Sports Betting USA conference
June 7, 2017
Positioned at the intersection of sports and gaming, the event will take place on November 14-15, 2017 in New York City June 2017 – Clarion Gaming are pleased to announce the launch of Sports Betting USA which will take place on November 14-15, 2017 at the Convene New York City....
New York’s online poker fate won’t be known until June
March 21, 2017