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Silver Heritage with a New Casino in Nepal

Silver Heritage with a New Casino in Nepal

A few hours ago, it was announced that Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, will have its new casino. The venue will be operated by Hong Kong-listed gaming provider Silver Heritage Ltd. What is more, it will open its doors for visitors some time in the first quarter of 2015. The […]

by · December 1, 2014 · News
Major Chinese Businessman Owes Billions to Macau Junket Operators

Major Chinese Businessman Owes Billions to Macau Junket Operators

Lu Zhong Lou, a 49-year-old Chinese businessman, was reported to owe more than HK$3.5 billion (US$451 million) to Macau casino junket providers. It seems that Mr. Lu was a frequent visitor of famous gambling venues, such as Wynn Macau and Galaxy Macau. The Chinese high roller is currently owner of […]

by · November 30, 2014 · News
Dutch and Maltese Gaming Regulators to Work Together

Dutch and Maltese Gaming Regulators to Work Together

It is quite clear that the Netherlands will not be done with its online gambling legislation until the first half of 2015. Yet, Kansspelautoriteit, the local betting and gaming regulatory body, has just signed an agreement with Maltese Lotteries and Gaming Authority (hereinafter referred to as the LGA) for mutual […]

by · November 29, 2014 · News
Florida May Allow Online Purchase of Lottery Tickets

Florida May Allow Online Purchase of Lottery Tickets

Florida may become the eighth state to permit the online purchase of lottery tickets, after state Senator Gwen Margolis submitted a bill on the topic a few days ago. The matter will be considered at the 2015 Florida Legislative Session. At present, Florida-based players can only buy tickets at traditional […]

by · November 28, 2014 · News
Foxwoods Asks for Longer Bar Service for Its Visitors

Foxwoods Asks for Longer Bar Service for Its Visitors

Foxwoods Resort Casino’s CEO Felix Rappaport expressed his intention to discuss with Connecticut authorities the revision of the current laws that prohibit the consumption of any alcoholic beverages within the premises of gambling venues shortly after midnight. According to him, these regulations seriously affect local gaming business. Atlantic City casinos, […]

by · November 28, 2014 · News
Against All Odds, Adam Silver Supports Sports Betting Legislation

Against All Odds, Adam Silver Supports Sports Betting Legislation

Adam Silver, the NBA Commissioner, was among those who dared to tell their opinion about the sports betting legislation. He had no hesitations in confirming that he supports the proposal. The main reason why Silver took the decision to defend the legislation procedure was that he was convinced that no […]

by · November 28, 2014 · News
UK Authorities Disapprove of the Concentration of Betting Shops on High Streets

UK Authorities Disapprove of the Concentration of Betting Shops on High Streets

English authorities have recently disapproved of the fact that more and more betting shops are located on the high streets. They are said to provide gaming opportunities that have not been approved by UK gaming regulators. Authorities referred to the Sustainable Communities Act and required the ministers to take urgent […]

by · November 28, 2014 · News
Caesars Entertainment to Build a Casino in Cyprus

Caesars Entertainment to Build a Casino in Cyprus

Cyprus media has recently informed the communities about early talks between several prospective investors, including Caesars Entertainment, and Cyprus authorities. A subject of discussion was a casino venue that is about to be built in the southern part of the island. Yesterday, a respected source of local news released a […]

by · November 28, 2014 · News
Poland to Prosecute Players Who Use Unlicensed International Gambling Websites

Poland to Prosecute Players Who Use Unlicensed International Gambling Websites

It is a well-known fact that Polish authorities are currently reconsidering the gambling rules and regulations with the aim of making them compatible with the contemporary standards. They have announced recently that every Poland-based player who takes part in gambling activities delivered by an international website is going to have […]

by · November 27, 2014 · News
Donaco Approves of Vietnam’s Citizens to Be Allowed Access to Local Casinos

Donaco Approves of Vietnam’s Citizens to Be Allowed Access to Local Casinos

Vietnam’s authorities are currently considering the opportunity for the introduction of a bill that will allow country’s citizens to enter casino premises. Representatives of Donaco International Ltd., a popular Asian provider of various entertainment and accommodation options, stated that this could prove to be quite beneficial to local gambling facilities. […]

by · November 27, 2014 · News
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