Saturday, February 24, 2018

Pennsylvania banks first $1M courtesy of new gambling law

Just two days after Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf approved legislation authorizing a major expansion of gambling, coffers in the nation’s second-largest commercial casino state are already cashing a $1 million check. The...

Discretionary spending by mainland Chinese expected to climb

The number of mainland Chinese citizens earning more than $3,794 a month is reportedly set to rise by around 22% over the next decade and lead to an increase in discretionary...

Wynn Resorts Limited loses attempt to avoid a jury trial

The long-running legal battle between Wynn Resorts Limited and Japanese businessman Kazuo Okada took yet another turn this week after the American casino giant reportedly lost its attempt to avoid a...

Operator ends plans to dispose of Jeju Sun Hotel and Casino

The billionaire Filipino businessman behind Asian casino operator Bloomberry Resorts Corporation has reportedly declared that his firm is no longer interested in disposing of its stake in the Jeju Sun Hotel...

Phil Ivey defeated in latest Crockfords Club ‘edge-sorting’ case

In the United Kingdom, professional poker player Phil Ivey has again reportedly been thwarted in an attempt to collect the £7.7 million ($10.17 million) jackpot he claimed to have won legitimately...

Loto-Québec enjoys enormous growth in online gaming

Driven by online growth, along with revenue hikes at its four land-based casinos, provincial operator of games of chance, Montreal headquartered Loto-Québec, has maintained its momentum with semester revenue at C$1.814bn,...

First ever Triton Super High Roller Series concludes

From October 15th to the 17th, the Galaxy Macau Casino played host to the first edition of the Triton Super High Roller Series. The event had a buy-in of HK $250,000...

World Poker Tour heads to Uruguay this October

The World Poker Tour will be visiting Uruguay for the first time ever this October with the Enjoy Punta del Este hosting the WPT Uruguay festival. This will mark the first...

Top poker pros and celebrities to compete in charity poker tournament this November

The Red Rock Casino Hotel & Spa of Las Vegas, Nevada is preparing to host a special charity event this November, with top poker pros and celebrities in attendance. On November...

Tallinn to host MPN Poker Tour in October

This month, the MPN Poker Tour is preparing to host its 4th festival of 2017.  The MPN Poker Tour will be returning to Tallinn from October 19th to the 22nd in...

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Maryland Live! closer to completing new hotel complex

To provide additional space for overnight guests, Maryland Live! has been working on a new hotel complex that comes complete with a $200 million...

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