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Canada – Century Casinos re-opens all four of its casinos in Alberta

Century Casinos has announced that operations at Century Casino & Hotel Edmonton, Century Casino St. Albert, Century Mile Racetrack and Casino, Century Downs Racetrack and Casino and Century Sports Calgary reopened on June 10, 2021. Casinos throughout Alberta were closed on December 13, 2020 to comply with a quarantine imposed by the Alberta government to…

Canada – Evolution launches live casino for AGLC

Evolution has announced that Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (AGLC) has gone live with Evolution’s Live Casino services. AGLC is live with an initial six live dealer games from Evolution, including Roulette, Infinite Blackjack, Baccarat and Ultimate Texas Hold’em. There are plans for further Evolution live games to be added in the months ahead. The…

Canada – Century Casinos sells Calgary casino for CA$10m

Century Casinos will sell the casino operations of Century Casino Calgary in Alberta to 2267166 Alberta Ltd. for CA$10m (US$7.5m based on the exchange rate on July 31, 2020) plus a three year quarterly earn out as specified in the agreement. The CA$10m was paid at the execution of the definitive agreement and is non-refundable,…

Canada – Century closing in on April opening for Century Mile

Century Casinos has reached important milestones towards the opening of Century Mile Racetrack and Casino in South Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. At Century Mile Racetrack and Casino, thoroughbred race horses took to the just completed racetrack for the first time on October 26, 2018, when they galloped a full test lap of the one-mile oval. Up…

Canada – AGS enters Alberta market with large order to install more than 130 games

After a highly successful field trial, Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis has awarded PlayAGS its first large order in Alberta. AGS will install 132 Orion Portrait cabinets and four of its best-performing games in 24 locations throughout the Canadian province. The AGS contract award follows a field trial of 24 Orion Portrait games that generated…

Canada – Canadian systems roll-out under way from Scientific

Scientific Games has rolled out a casino management software system at the first of 28 casinos in Alberta. The company had previously signed a comprehensive agreement with the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) to install its casino management system in all 28 of the independently-operated casinos throughout the Canadian province. The Grand Villa Casino…

Canada – Century Mile Racing approved in Alberta

The Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission has approved the Century Casinos proposed Century Mile Racing Entertainment Centre project near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. In September 2016, the Company was selected as the successful applicant by Horse Racing Alberta to own, build and operate a horse racing facility in the Edmonton area, which the Company will operate…

Canada – Century wins bid for Edmonton racing facility

Century Casinos has been selected as the successful applicant to own, build and operate an “A” Track Horse Racing Facility in the Edmonton market area by the Board of Directors of Horse Racing Alberta. Earlier this year, following the announcement from Northlands Park that it will cease its racetrack and casino operations, Horse Racing Alberta…

Canada– Scientific to supply system to 28 casinos in Alberta

Scientific Games has signed an enterprise-wide systems agreement with Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) to provide systems solutions across its 28 casino sites. Scientific Games’ Bally systems solutions will replace a competitor’s system and connect to over 14,000 slot machines. AGLC will utilise a host of world-class Bally systems software and hardware solutions including…