Tag Archives: ontario lottery and gaming corporation
- Ontario picks SPIELO G2 to power PlayOLG.ca online gambling site
April 13, 2013
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has selected SPIELO G2’s BOSS MEDIA AB to power its online gambling site. The provincial lottery corporation plans to convert its PlayOLG.ca site from its current status as an info-only site to a real-money gambling offering later this year. The conversion to real-money...
- Vegas books lose anew on favorites sweep in the Wild Card round; OLG’s quirky combo cap; Broncos, Pats faves to win SBXLVII
January 8, 2013
The NFL hasn't been kind to the Las Vegas sports books this year and the wildcard of the playoffs were no different. In a season that has seen the books lose out in a myriad of ways, the 4-0 record against the spread the favorites had in the wildcard round...
- Canadians want sports bets; WMS inks BCLC; Ont. Tory says scrap online gaming
December 13, 2012
As the Canadian Senate continues to debate whether or not to approve the C-290 single-game sports betting legislation, an Ipsos Reid poll conducted on behalf of the Canadian Gaming Association has determined that 64% of respondents favor passage of the bill. Three-quarters (76%) said legalizing single-game betting would boost government...
- OLG’s pitch for a Casino in Toronto
September 22, 2012
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. is making a pitch for a billion-dollar casino project in Toronto. OLG Chairman Paul Godfrey says a Toronto gaming facility would be the largest development project anywhere in Canada. It will be a great opportunity to create thousands of jobs and bring in billions...
- Ontario ‘gaming zone’ map pits Toronto v. Mississauga over single casino
May 18, 2012
On Thursday, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) published a request for information (RFI) on “modernizing land based gaming” in the province. The request, which seeks to gauge private sector interest in constructing gaming facilities in Ontario, breaks the province down into 29 potential Gaming Zones where “a single...
- Manitoba latest province to offer online gambling; Hamilton wants T.O.’s casino
April 5, 2012
While America drags its feet on allowing its citizens to experience the joys of online gambling, its neighbor to the north continues to set the pace. (Helps to be born with skates on your feet.) On Thursday, the province of Manitoba announced plans to have its own online poker and...
BC gov’t accused of burying casino money laundering report
September 22, 2017
Audit: BC casinos allow Chinese VIPs to ‘refine’ dirty money
October 16, 2017