Nova Scotia Provincial Government Contemplating on Regulating Online Gambling

Last week, local Canadian news media published reports stating that the province of Nova Scotia is contemplating on regulating online gambling within its jurisdiction. Accordingly, the Honourable Michel P. Samson, the Minister in charge of overseeing the implementation of the province’s Gaming Control Act, confirmed that the provincial government is currently conducting research that would […]
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Saskatchewan Gaming Corp Implements Disentitlement Policy at Moose Jaw and Regina Casinos

In line with the amendment of the province’s Gaming Regulations 2007 last June 2015, which saw to the introduction of the Disentitlement Policy, the Saskatchewan Gaming Corporation’s two casino properties are now implementing the policy that would prevent gamblers from breaching a voluntary self-exclusion agreement. The Disentitlement Policy, which came into effect last October 01, […]
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Kahnawake Gaming Commission and Jersey Gambling Commission Signs MOU

The Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC), regulator to many Canada-facing online casinos such as Aztec Riches, Captain Cooks, Casino Classic, Golden Reef and Golden Tiger to mention a few, has announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Jersey Gambling Commission (JGC). The latter being the regulatory body created by the […]
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Loto Quebec Sees Profit Growth in Q1 of 2015 after Experiencing Five Years of Decline

Quebec’s lottery and gambling operator Loto Quebec has announced that the provincial crown corporation has posted increases in both gross revenues and net earnings in the first quarter of the 2014-2015 fiscal year. Overall revenues realized from April 01 to June, 29 2015 reached CA$860.5 million equating to about 0.9 percent (.09%) growth. Still, despite […]
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Canadian Court Thwarts High Roller’s Attempt to Evade CA$9.2 Million Casino Debt

A Canada-based Asian high roller named Jian Tu had run up gambling debts totaling CA$9.26 million (S$9.94 million) after gambling at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore back in February 2013. He tried to put one over The Marina Bay Sands Casino by burying his head deep in the sand, so to speak; and by filing […]
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