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Gambling Brand Unibet Eyes Greater Exposure across Australia

Gambling Brand Unibet Eyes Greater Exposure across Australia

Online gambling brand Unibet will look to increase its share in the Australian gambling market through more aggressive marketing activity, The Australian Financial Review reported. The brand is part of Kindred Group, the Sweden-listed, Malta-headquartered online gambling operator. Unibet entered the Australian online sports betting market back in 2012 through […]

by · November 21, 2017 · News
Trump Plaza Owner Proposes Use of Tax Funds for Covering Casino’s Planned Demolition

Trump Plaza Owner Proposes Use of Tax Funds for Covering Casino’s Planned Demolition

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who owns the shuttered Trump Plaza casino resort in Atlantic City, proposed the use of tax funds casinos annually pay to the city for the pending demolition of the aforementioned property. Under state law, Atlantic City-based casinos pay 1.25% of their full-year revenues to the Casino […]

by · November 21, 2017 · News
Japanese Developers Eye Casino License for Hokkaido Ski Resort

Japanese Developers Eye Casino License for Hokkaido Ski Resort

A Japanese resort developer is planning to enter the race for one of the two casino licenses the country’s government is expected to grant as a result from last year’s legalization of casino gambling. Kamori Kanko, a Hokkaido private tourism company, announced late last week that it has inked a […]

by · November 20, 2017 · News
Casino Operator NagaCorp Explores Development Opportunities in Sunshine Coast

Casino Operator NagaCorp Explores Development Opportunities in Sunshine Coast

Cambodian casino operator NagaCorp Ltd. might be interested in developing a casino resort in the heart of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia. Local news outlet Sunshine Coast Daily reported that representatives of the gambling company have visited the area to explore development opportunities. The Sunshine Coast had previously launched […]

by · November 18, 2017 · News
Local Governments Should Decide Integrated Casino Resorts’ Fate in Japan

Local Governments Should Decide Integrated Casino Resorts’ Fate in Japan

Speaking during the MGS Summit 2017 yesterday, the Chief Executive Officer of Capital & Innovation Co. Ltd, Mr. Takayoshi Koike claimed that it is not the central government that is entitled to select the gambling companies allowed to operate in the country, but the local ones. At the time he […]

by · November 17, 2017 · News
Cyprus Casino Resort Project Progresses Smoothly Despite Hard Rock’s Exit

Cyprus Casino Resort Project Progresses Smoothly Despite Hard Rock’s Exit

The withdrawal of Hard Rock International from the €500-million plan for the construction of Republic of Cyprus’ first casino resort has not deterred the progress of the project, a local gambling regulator said. Christos Mavrellis, President of the Cypriot National Gaming Commission told Chinese news outlet Xinhuanet, that the materialization […]

by · November 17, 2017 · News
Tullamore Casino Complex Proposal Gets Second Rejection

Tullamore Casino Complex Proposal Gets Second Rejection

A proposal for the construction of a casino complex next to an existing hotel in the Irish town of Tullamore received another blow earlier this week. An Bord Pleanála, an independent, quasi-judicial body, rejected an appeal by the developer behind the project to allow its realization. The plan was previously […]

by · November 16, 2017 · News
Caesars Eyes Japan Expansion with Two Casino Resort Plans

Caesars Eyes Japan Expansion with Two Casino Resort Plans

Major hotel and casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp. has presented two plans for the development of integrated resorts in two Japanese cities. The company revealed earlier this year that it would look to extend its global footprint to the Pacific Ocean island nation. Last month, Caesars’ main operating unit finally […]

by · November 16, 2017 · News
Revel Suitor Acquires Site Near the Shuttered Casino

Revel Suitor Acquires Site Near the Shuttered Casino

Manhattan financial services company Keating & Accosiates LLC announced on Tuesday that it has entered a contract to purchase a portion of land at Atlantic City’s Revel Beach that had previously been planned to be developed into a condominium complex. The site is located next to the shuttered Revel Casino. […]

by · November 15, 2017 · News
Hard Rock International Unveils First Sign of Upcoming Entry into Atlantic City’s Casino Market

Hard Rock International Unveils First Sign of Upcoming Entry into Atlantic City’s Casino Market

When Trump Taj Mahal opened doors in 1990, it was dubbed by former owner and current President of the United States Donald Trump as the eighth wonder of the world. The property reportedly featured the largest casino floor at the time. The Atlantic City Boardwalk venue was among the most […]

by · November 15, 2017 · News
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