Mount Airy, Parx Casino and Harrah’s Philadelphia get initial approvals for licenses to online gaming from Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board this Friday. In addition, there would be many more casinos to receive approvals very soon. There was a joint press released on Monday from Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino as well as Racetrack & Caesars Entertainment that clearly stated the plans for casino and online poker market. The plan was all about getting WSOP.com in the state.
Caesars is the only operator qualified to provide online gambling in the state of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Nevada. These three places are the largest when it comes to regulated markets currently in the United States. Melanie Gross, the CIE vice president said that the company is happy to offer online gaming to their guests and looking forward to the proposal presented by Pennsylvania. Gross also said that there is a great amount of experience and knowledge obtained by being in the online game space for nearly 6 years now in the United States. The company would hit the ground soon as the online gaming begins in the state.