Tag Archives: playnow.com
- Manitoba tribes sue province for blocking casino relocation
October 19, 2017
Indian tribes have sued Manitoba’s provincial government for blocking their efforts to move tribal casino operations to the Winnipeg area. On Tuesday, the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) filed a statement of claim with the Court of Queen’s Bench, accusing the provincial government and Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries (MLL) of...
- BCLC’s online gambling site posts double-digit revenue growth
August 25, 2017
The British Columbia Lottery Corporation’s online gambling site has posted double-digit revenue growth thanks to improved slots activity. Figures released this week show BCLC’s net income in the 12 months ending March 31, 2017 hitting C$1.34b (US $1.07b), up 2% over the fiscal 2015-16 result. The 2016-17 net income set...
- Evolution Gaming enters Canada via BCLC live casino deal
April 4, 2017
Live dealer online casino specialists Evolution Gaming are planning to build a new live casino studio in Vancouver in partnership with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation’s online gambling site PlayNow.com. On Tuesday, Evolution announced plans to launch its eighth live casino studio and its first outside Europe. Evolution says the...
- NYX wins BC approval; PlayNow election betting more popular than Super Bowl
November 4, 2016
Toronto-listed gambling technology provider NYX Gaming Group has been approved to provide services in the Canadian province of British Columbia. On Thursday, NYX announced that BC’s Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch had granted NYX unconditional registration as a Class B Supplier. The thumbs-up will allow NYX to deploy its technology...
- NetEnt Q3 profits up 22% as company plans Canadian regulated market entry
October 22, 2016
Swedish online gambling technology supplier NetEnt says profits rose more than one-fifth in Q3, and would have risen even higher except for weakness in the UK pound. Figures released Friday show NetEnt’s revenue in the three months ending September 30 rising 27.7% to SEK 357m (US $40.1m). The company says...
- BCLC slammed for ignoring own rules in approving online slots
October 4, 2016
British Columbia’s provincial gambling monopoly is under fire for failing to live up to its own responsible gaming protocols. On Tuesday, the Canadian Press reported that the British Columbia Lottery Corp (BCLC) had approved online casino games for its PlayNow.com gambling site without performing a mandatory assessment of a game’s...
BC gov’t accused of burying casino money laundering report
September 22, 2017
Vancouver’s newest and biggest casino gets opening date
September 11, 2017