Gambling and Casino News

  • Station Casinos President Richard Haskins dies in Lake Michigan accident
    Station Casinos President Richard Haskins dies in Lake Michigan accident
    Red Rock Resorts Incorporated, the American casino operator, has announced tragic news of its President's death. Richard Haskins passed away last weekend in Northern Michigan, where he was spending his vacation. He joined Red Rock Resorts Incorporated with headquarters in Las Vegas in 1995 at the position of general counsel for Midwest operations and has been promoted to his final post in 2015.
  • New Zealand casinos put an end to coronavirus social distancing protocols
    New Zealand casinos put an end to coronavirus social distancing protocols
    SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited, the local New Zealand casino operator, has confirmed that its gambling houses have lifted all coronavirus restrictions, including social distancing guidelines. The move was made after the government of New Zealand lowered its coronavirus alert warning to Level One, which basically addressed all of the country's previous pandemic-associated restrictions except foreign travel.
  • “Game-Changing” Megaclusters Mechanics (BTG) goes live in New Zealand today!
    “Game-Changing” Megaclusters Mechanics (BTG) goes live in New Zealand today!
    Big Time Gaming (BTG), the Australian pokie developer, is ready to present what they expect to be a game-changer in the online gambling: the innovative Megaclusters mechanics featured in the long-awaited Star Clusters slot.

New Zealand gambling news

Gamblers of New Zealand, online casino employees, gambling operators representatives and software providers make up the readership of Casinoz – people who are directly or indirectly related to the New Zealand gambling industry. All of them are more or less interested in news from the world of gambling.

We daily update this section with current information about everything that is going on in the industry and related fields.

Real casino news

Openings of new casinos in New Zealand and the rest of the world, mergers of producers and software providers, acquisition of small companies by large ones, casino robberies, appointments of top managers, information from gambling regulators – these and other topics are covered in the news.

news in gambling world

How is the gambling business evolving in different countries? What's happening in New Zealand? Which operators were recognized as the best at the last conference? Answers to these questions are offered here.

Online casino news

Each day brings a lot of exciting events on Internet gambling. In New Zealand, this industry is developing by leaps and bounds, constantly surprising the fans.

We publish announcements from software developers so that you know about the upcoming releases of exciting pokies even before the official launch in New Zealand.

Also, we report on large-scale casino tournaments, mega-bonuses, exciting sweepstakes, technological developments and much more that will surely entice any New Zealand player.

Bookmakers News

Latest events in the world of sports betting. We are talking about changes in the laws of New Zealand and other countries, bookmakers forecasts for resonant matches, significant winnings, and other topics.

Lottery News

Do you want to be the first to know about the biggest jackpots won in the lotteries of New Zealand and other countries? Read the Casinoz news feed. If someone is lucky enough to hit the unreal progressive jackpot, we will immediately tell about it.

Poker news

Fans of club and sports poker are not left alone by our New Zealand reporters. We publish reports on the largest poker tournaments and carefully describe the most important fights, winners lists and the amounts of prize payouts.

Announcements of upcoming poker tournaments will not allow you to miss an important event. We also offer excerpts from poker stars interviews and stories about the biggest frauds in the industry.

Interesting news from the world of gambling

You will also find out about unusual cases at casinos, gambling frauds, grand scandals, unpaid jackpots, huge winnings, new scams, and frauds.

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