Golden Nugget Casinos Signed an Internet Gaming Agreement with a European Online Gambling Company.

A new plans to launch a free play website later this year and join statement to Friday with Chiligaming, Golden Nugget Chairman Tilman Fertitta said the free play website positions the casino operator to compete in the U.S. market if Internet poker is legalized.

The Landry's Restaurants of Houston operates the Golden Nugget hotel-casinos in downtown Las Vegas, Laughlin and atlantic city in fertitta said the company spent nine months evaluating the online poker business to we have believe that online gaming is inevitable in the United States," Fertitta said that the "Golden Nugget will be well positioned to compete when U.S. laws allow for online gaming in chiligaming, which has offices in Malta, France and the United Kingdom, develops and operates multi-platform social games and gambling products in company CEO Alexandre Dreyfus said the agreement with Golden Nugget positions the company for future online gaming developments.