BC Casino Staff Go Ahead with Strike Plans

Ben Hamill - December 03, 2018

Employees at two local Canadian casinos in British Columbia – Starlight Casino and Grand Villa – have reportedly decided to go ahead with their planned strike action. The picket could prompt renewed labor unrest in the nationa...Read More

Gateway’s Staff Strike Draws to a Close

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2018

It took nearly five months, but a worker’s union that works closely with staff at Gateway Casinos has finally gotten its just dues. The union had been striking for 19 weeks up until very recently, demanding higher wages and better w...Read More

BC Casinos Strikes May Soon be Resolved

Ben Hamill - November 08, 2018

Gateway Casinos’ union members have for four months now – but this could soon come to an end thanks to a new development. A tentative deal has now been reached between the local gambling operator and the British Columbia Gove...Read More

Scherzer Hits Record with 300 Strikeouts

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2018

Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer has become the 17th pitcher since 1900 to strike out a whopping 300 batters in a single season. The pro player managed to reach the historic new milest...Read More

Belgium Game Developers Remove In-Game Loot Boxes

Ben Hamill - September 05, 2018

The loot box-gambling debate is one that seems on going, and now, the Belgian Gaming Commission’s strong negative opinions on the topic have seemingly had an impact on game developers that sell their products on local soil. Now, the...Read More

US eSports Scholarships Soar in Popularity

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2018

As eSports’ popularity continues to soar in the US and globally alike, a growing number of American colleges are beginning to offer eSports programs and scholarships to their students. However, in the UK, universities have not yet t...Read More

Unifor and GCC Reach Tentative Agreement

Ben Hamill - July 30, 2018

Canadian news and social media has been abuzz with the latest developments between Unifor, a local casino workers’ union, and the Great Canadian Casino corporation. Now, in a historical move for the national gambling scene, Unifor, ...Read More