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2017-08-22 08:02
Genting And Travellers Group's Second Joint Venture Casino Expected To Be Ready By 2020
Genting Hong Kong Ltd. in collaboration with the Travellers International Hotel Group Inc will open a new Manila casino property in 2020. It will be the second joint venture in the city by Travellers and Genting after Resorts World Manila casino resort.…
2017-08-22 01:49
Oklahoma Man With Gambling Problems Arrested For Robbing First United Bank In Between Casino Visits
An Oklahoma City man robbed off a bank after gambling at a casino. He was on his way to the second casino, where he was arrested by the FBI.…
2017-08-21 04:54
Japan s Second Casino Hearing In Osaka Comes To An End
Japan’s second public hearing took place in Osaka at the end of last week, under the government’s proposal to hold a series of discussion. The talks are being carried out as to discuss, address the concerns of the public over the potential risks which could be the outcome of the growing casino industry in the country.…
2017-08-20 23:40
Manila Police Arrests Chinese Casino Financier For Abducting A Korean National
Manila police arrested a Chinese man for kidnapping a Korean national, who was unable to pay his debt. Gong Yu-Jia, the 28-year-old casino financier from Fujian, kidnapped the man for ten days and demanded P4 million from his family for his release.…
2017-08-19 07:35
Woman Loses Casino Winnings In An Armed Robbery
A 54-year-old woman in Arlington was robbed-off her winnings at gunpoint, while she was driving home from the Tulalip Resort Casino, Ohio, on early Friday.…
2017-08-18 09:39
Donald Trump s 30 Year Old Sydney Casino Proposal Rejected Over Mafia Ties
Donald Trump’s thirty years old bid to build Sydney’s first casino was rejected as he was suspected to have links with the mafia.…
2017-08-18 03:42
Officials Shut 500 Club Casino In A Raid Due To Insufficient Funds
The state officials in California have shut down a 12 table poker room at the 500 Club Casino in Central Casino due to insufficient funds after a raid on Wednesday.…
2017-08-17 06:28
Jack Entertainment Fined 200 000 For Allowing Underage Patrons And Security Issues
Jack Entertainment has been fined for a $200,000 by the Ohio Casino Control Commission for allowing underage customers to enter the Cleveland casino and unauthorised employees accessing the computer management program of the Cleveland and Cincinnati casinos. The settlement was approved by the company by the commission on Wednesday.…
2017-08-16 02:47
Resorts World Manila reports Heavy losses following the Deadly June Attack
The owner and operator of Resorts World Manila, Travellers International Hotel Group Inc., has reported a net loss of PHP312.09 million (US$6.1 million) for its second quarter leading up to June 30 of 2017. The casino’s door remained shut for 27 days after the arson attack that resulted in the death of 37 people.…
2017-08-14 08:14
Genting Group Loses Bid To Venture In Canadian Casino Market
As per the reports suggest Genting Group failed to win its bid to secure a casino venue in Canada. The Great Canadian Gaming Corp and Brookfield Business Partners are selected to run Toronto’s gaming sites by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp.…
2017-08-13 06:55
Crown Resorts Executive Released By China
China has released Jason O’Connor, Australian Crown Resorts’ International executive involved in gambling related offences. Connor headed the VIP programmes of Crown Resorts was sentenced ten months in a Shanghai prison in June.…
2017-08-11 06:54
Philadelphia Casino Is Another Step Closer To Approval
Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has unanimously approved the project for the second casino, Live! Hotel & Casino, in the city of Philadelphia.…
2017-08-10 08:59
New Casinos In New York State Find The Gaming Industry Market Stiff
The three new state-licensed casinos that opened less than a year ago are already facing problems. The business of the newly opened casinos is failing following a boom-bust pattern in other states that allow or enlarge gambling. The gaming industry market appears to be totally saturated.…
2017-08-09 10:57
MGM Resorts Launches Its Second Online Casino Property In New Jersey
The Las Vegas-based company, MGM has recently launched ‘playMGM’, its second internet casino in New Jersey. The company would be offering online poker as well as online casino games under its world known MGM banner. The company will also incorporate play into their rewards program.…
2017-08-08 05:37
Poipet Police Arrests Two For Selling Drugs In Casinos
Poipet city police have arrested two people for selling drugs to gamblers at casinos in Poipet on the Thai border. One of the accused is a Cambodian national while the other one is a Thai national. The suspects are known for gambling and drug dealings, according to the deputy commander of Poipet city military police, Sar Sopheak.…
2017-08-07 18:08
The United States President Applies For Casino In Macau
DTTM Operations LLC, a Delaware registered Trump Organisation company applied for four trademark applications in June, which includes one for casinos in Macau. The company under the brand name of the United States President gives rise to the speculations of the organisation to plan future business in Macau.…
2017-08-06 15:19
Crown Resorts Casino Shows Profit Owing to Its Macau Stake Sale
Crown Resorts, Australian casino, has reportedly doubled its total annual profit from last year, declaring the numbers this year to be at AUD1.9bn. The result was however because of the stake sales of its Macau Holdings in Lawrence Ho’s Melco Resorts and Entertainment.…
2017-08-05 10:34
Pennsylvania Casino Scam Accused Gets 18 Months In Federal Prison
Gambler Mark Joseph Heltzel, the 52-year-old Dallas resident, has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for his involvement in a scheme, defrauding a Pennsylvania casino, Mohegan Sun Pocono of more than $420,000.…
2017-08-04 08:15
Atlantic City Casino Tax Disputes Settled By The State
A special state-appointed city overseer has settled the long running casino tax disputes that involved various casinos in Atlantic City, though the officers have not revealed the settlement amount. However, an amount of $80m bond introduced by city council officials, which would be used to fund the repayment has been told by unconfirmed sources. …
2017-08-03 15:54
Oregon State Lottery Sees Growth Despite The Coming Of New Casino
The Ilani Casino Resort that opened three months back on the Oregon-Washington border failed to stop the growth in Oregon State Lottery sales. Though the sales have slowed down, they continue to grow. The state lottery revenues are up by 2.6%, which is near $2.7 million, from the previous year at the same time.…

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