New Jersey casino, sports bet revenues hit high of $5.8B, but most casinos trail pre-COVID levels
26 Jan 2024

New Jersey casino, sports bet revenues hit high of $5.8B, but most casinos trail pre-COVID levels

New Jersey’s casino and sports betting operators and their online partners won nearly $5.8 billion in 2023, setting a new record, figures released recently show. That’s up nearly 11% from a year earlier. But the news was not as encouraging for Atlantic City’s nine casinos, two-thirds of which are still winning less money from in-person gamblers than they did before the COVID-19 pandemic. The numbers released by the...

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Process Automation in Gambling
05 Jan 2024

Process Automation in Gambling

We bring to your attention a very interesting topic considering the times we live in – the advent of Artificial Intelligence and shortly humanoid robots. Casinos will soon implement fully automated processes to face the competition Where and how customers access gambling is evolving at a record pace. The casino and gaming industry must adapt to the rapid pace of change in consumer behaviour, driven by new entertainment offerings...

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Alexandru Cristea, Tax Partner of Țuca Zbârcea & Asociații comes to the ReUnion of Gambling Professionals 11 by Casino Inside
29 Nov 2023

Alexandru Cristea, Tax Partner of Țuca Zbârcea & Asociații comes to the ReUnion of Gambling Professionals 11 by Casino Inside

Alexandru Cristea, Tax Partner of Țuca Zbârcea & Asociații is coming to the Meeting of Gambling Professionals 11 where he will hold the panel “Tax Hotspots in the gambling industry”! Are online operators ready to declare their permanent establishments in Romania? Potential practical implications (allocation of profits in Romania, VAT). Validation of current business structures – tax risks or opportunities? Issues...

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Gheorghe Gabriel Gheorghe has been appointed President of the National Gambling Office
15 Nov 2023

Gheorghe Gabriel Gheorghe has been appointed President of the National Gambling Office

Today 15 November, was published in the Official Gazette with number 1036, the appointment of Mr. Gheorghe Gabriel Gheorghe in the position of President, with the rank of Secretary of State, of ONJN.   The appointment of Mr. Gheorghe Gabriel Gheorghe comes after a long period of time, the duties of President of the institution were held by Mr. Mihail-Silviu Pocora. Gheorghe Gabriel Gheorghe has a solid expertise in the field of...

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Are slot machines Romania’s real problem?
10 Nov 2023

Are slot machines Romania’s real problem?

by Insider Looks like Romania’s only problem in 2023 is slot machines! So the politicians have decided. For some, it’s even the main campaign issue. Nothing else is important for the Romanians who will be called to vote next year. There are 2 million active drug users, but the gambling machines must be closed, almost 66% of those stopped in traffic for routine checks by the Romanian police are found drugged at the wheel,...

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