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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission will take its time deciding on Wynn Resorts’ suitability, but will begin deliberations immediately, Chair Cathy Judd-Stein said.

The commission closed out three full days of licensing suitability hearings in which current executives admitted the company made mistakes but pointed to all the progress and changes it has made since, and the new policies in place to prevent such problems in the future.

Key questions remain:

GAN’s first quarter included exceptional growth of gross operator revenue as New Jersey sports betting benefited from the Super Bowl and NCAA basketball tournament, CEO Dermot Smurfit said.

Sports betting, real-money gaming and Simulated Gaming revenue all hit record levels in the quarter.

Gross operator revenue grew 148.3 percent to $59.1 million over last year and 41.4 percent over the fourth quarter.

Maverick Gaming, a new company started just last year, has made another set of casino purchases.

The company headed by Eric Persson and Justin Beltram is buying Red Lion Casino, Gold Country Casino and High Desert Inn in Elko, Nevada, from Navegante Group.

The purchase follows Maverick’s initial acquisitions of Wendover Nugget and Red Garter Hotels in Elko last year, and the announcement in September that it will buy Nevada Gold & Casinos, which operates nine mini-casinos operating 120 table games in Washington state, seven in Greater Seattle and two in the Tri-Cities region in eastern Washington.

The purchase of Red Lion, Gold Country and High Desert will add 435 slot machines, 11 table games and 544 hotel rooms to Maverick, whose other Elko properties have more than 600 hotel rooms and 1,200 slot machines.

Macau’s visitors on package tours and hotel guests both increased in February thanks in part to the Chinese New Year.

Package tour visitation grew 15.3 percent to 706,000 people, with visitors from Mainland China up 14.0 percent to 529,000 and Hong Kong up 27.7 percent to 17,000.

Through the first two months, visitors on package tours are up 4.3 percent to 1.475 million.

Hotel visitation grew 5 percent to 1.088 million in February with an average occupancy rate of 91.9 percent, up 2.3 percentage points.

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