Tag Archives: New York

Vermont leaning towards debuting an online-only sportsbetting market

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In the small eastern American state of Vermont and the official body investigating the possibility of launching legalized sportsbetting is reportedly set to recommend that the largely rural jurisdiction start with an online-only regime. According to a Tuesday report from the news domain at Covers.com, the Vermont Sports Betting Study Committee was established in June […]

Rivers Casino and Resort Schenectady benefits from slot revenue tax rate cut

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In New York and the local government’s decision to allow its four upstate commercial casinos to apply for a temporary reduction in their slot revenue tax rates has reportedly worked out well for the Rivers Casino and Resort Schenectady property. According to a Sunday report from The Daily Gazette newspaper, the venue owned by Rush […]

American Gaming Association heralds a successful May

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In the United States and the American Gaming Association trade group has announced that the nation’s aggregated commercial land-based and online gross gaming and sportsbetting revenues for May increased by 9.5% year-on-year to hit a record high of $5.1 billion. The advocacy organization used an official Thursday press release to declare that March, April and […]

Hard Rock International pinpoints three possible New York City casino locales

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Facebook American casino operator Hard Rock International has reportedly announced that it has identified three locations in New York City that could potentially serve as the site for a proposed Las Vegas-style development. According to a Thursday report from the Associated Press news service, the firm owned by the Seminole Tribe of Florida is already […]