Ainsworth Lumber gets nod for adoption of a stock option plan

Canadian company Ainsworth Lumber Co. Ltd. has announced that its Board of Directors has approved the adoption of a stock option plan, under which options to acquire a maximum of 9,000,000 common shares are issuable for terms of up to 10 years.

Republic Services and Allied Waste shareholders show green signal to merger

Republic Services, Allied WastedRepublic Services and Allied Waste Industries shareholders have finally approved the proposed merger of the two, creating the second-largest trash-hauling company in the country.

Austal wins order worth $ 1.6 billion from US Defense Department

Austal Ltd.Australian firm Austal Ltd has informed that it has secured a contract worth up

Citrix Systems buys Vapps Inc. for $2.26 million

Citrix SystemsFlorida-based Citrix Systems Inc. has acquired venture capital-backed start-up company Vapps Inc. for $26.6 million. Citrix Systems makes software and machinery that helps companies remotely manage their applications.

Catapult Technology secures four orders worth $ 10.2 million

Catapult Technology Ltd.Catapult Technology Ltd. has secured four orders worth of $10.2 million from various firms across the United States.


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Drew Las Vegas Casino arsonist sentenced to five years in federal prison

Andrew Joseph Sanders, the 28-year-old resident from Las Vegas who filmed himself setting fires at the Drew Las Vegas Casino in March 2018, has been sentenced to five years in federal prison.

Months-long Casino closures could impact New York State’s schools, cities with budget crisis

The continued closure of casinos in New York State (NYS) has started showing impact on services like schools, health care, police and fire departments, as the government has lost a significant sour

More Younger People visiting Atlantic City Casinos during Covid-19 pandemic

Younger people are visiting the New Jersey beachfront gaming hub of Atlantic City in the wake of corona virus pandemic, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City President Joe Lupo said.

Las Vegas Strip impeding country’s fight against corona virus pandemic: Experts

The Las Vegas Strip, which is known for some of the world’s most renowned gambling and entertainment properties, has been accused of becoming an impediment in the country’s fight against corona vir

Advancing with reopening plan, MGM Resorts’ Mirage Casino taking reservations for August 27

Following its months-long closure due to the deadly COVID-19 pandemic, the Mirage Resort Casino on the Las Vegas Strip is finally going to resume operations on 27th of August (Thursday).

AGA urges Congress to follow Nevada’s lead in protecting casinos from COVID-19 liabilities

Following the recent passage of a casino protection bill in Nevada, the American Gaming Association (AGA) wants the US Congress to pass a similar measure to protect casinos against COVID-19 liabili

Atlantic City Casinos suffer 23% decline in revenue in July, win totals $248.6 million

Gambling and entertainment facilities in Atlantic City won $248.6 million in the month of July, with their total gross gaming revenue (GGR) derived from diverse operations representing a year-on-ye