Canada's Northern Bear to Shut Down

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Canada’s Northern Bear to Shut Down

A popular online casino named Northern Bear Casino has shut down its operations citing financial reasons. It was launched just two years ago, but gained prominence as it was the first online gaming operator by a First Nations company in Canada.  About Northern Bear This online casino was started by Bernie Shepherd in 2012. It […]

Expansion of PokerStars in Spain

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Expansion of PokerStars in Spain

The acquisition of PokerStars by Amaya Gaming seems to be going well. The Canadian company always believed there was a lot of untapped potential with this website. They have now decided to expand their operations in Spain, with other countries rumored to be next. Blackjack and Roulette are now available to players in Spain through […]

Great Canadian Extends Contract with Fraser Downs Casino

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Great Canadian Extends Contract with Fraser Downs Casino

Casino players in Canada were relieved when Great Canadian announced that it has extended its contract with British Columbia Lottery Corporation. The expansion will enable it to operate the casino for another ten years. The agreement allows Great Canadian to continue running slot machines and conducting slot tournaments for players and regular patrons at the […]

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With smoking falling out of favor over the past several decades, land based casinos around the world have been faced with a difficult decision over how to handle smoking. The traditional image of a casino brings to mind a smoke filled room with low ceilings and ash trays on every table. Modern casino design has […]

Gambling Site Matchbook to Leave Canadian Market

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Gambling Site Matchbook to Leave Canadian Market

World renowned betting exchange Matchbook has announced its withdrawal from the Canadian gambling market. Canadian Matchbook customers were informed of the decision by parent company TripleBet through emails and letters stating their ‘regrettable’ decision of exiting the jurisdiction. A purely business decision TripleBet officials said that the reason behind leaving Canada was made after a […]

Canadian Law Changes Target Online Casinos

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Canadian Law Changes Target Online Casinos

In February of this year, Canada introduced amendments to their Anti-Money Laundering law, with the changes set to target online casinos that operate in the country. The reason for these amendments was due to the fact that Canada has often lagged behind the rest of the world when it comes to their online money laundering […]

Newfoundland and Labrador's Casino Ban Could Be Lifted

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Newfoundland and Labrador’s Casino Ban Could Be Lifted

One of Canada’s most traditionally conservative provinces is finally reconsidering its ban on casinos and taking a second look at some of the stringent legislation against gambling in its region. Newfoundland and Labrador has had a ban on casinos, with a number of reasons cited for backing their decisions. While some of their reasons for […]

Irish Eyes Slot Game

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Irish Eyes Slot Game

Name:             Irish Eyes Slot Type:              25 line, 5 Reel Video Slot Features:       5 Reels, 25 Paylines, Wilds, Scatters, Free Spins, Pick and Win (Pick Me) Wild:               Lucky Leprechaun Scatter:          Lady Ah, the luck of the Irish. Historically a term coined by some Irish folk who had managed to rack up mining fortunes during the […]