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Former Trump Taj Mahal Casino Workers Collect $1 Million in Settlement Checks

Former Trump Taj Mahal Casino Workers Collect $1 Million in Settlement Checks

Employees of the former Trump Taj Mahal casino resort, who picketed the property for more than three months in 2016, finally received their settlement checks stemming from the labor dispute with the previous owner of what now operates as Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Local news outlet The […]

by · July 1, 2018 · News
Elliniko Casino License Bidding Process Should Be Launched by August 31, Government Says

Elliniko Casino License Bidding Process Should Be Launched by August 31, Government Says

The bidding process for a casino license at Elliniko, a multi-billion-euro project for an integrated resort at the site of the former Hellinikon airport near Athens, should be launched by the end of August, according to a list of pending privatization actions issued by the Greek government. Local news outlet […]

by · June 30, 2018 · News
Chinese Police Nab Another Illegal Gambling Ring

Chinese Police Nab Another Illegal Gambling Ring

Chinese police busted an illegal online gambling ring in the city of Shenzhen, local news outlets report citing information provided by local authorities earlier today. The Nanshan District police carried out on June 21 a raid that concluded with the arrest of seven individuals suspected to have conducted illegal sports […]

by · June 29, 2018 · News
Macau Chief Executive Could Be Granted Powers to Close Casinos During Major Incidents

Macau Chief Executive Could Be Granted Powers to Close Casinos During Major Incidents

The government of Macau launched Thursday a public consultation on a draft legislation that, if approved, would allow the special administrative region’s Chief Executive to order the closure of border check points and casinos in the event of “unforeseen public incidents”. The public consultation will take place over 45 days […]

by · June 29, 2018 · News
Indiana Regulator Fines Caesars $1 Million, Approves Centaur Casinos Acquisition

Indiana Regulator Fines Caesars $1 Million, Approves Centaur Casinos Acquisition

The Indiana Gaming Commission unanimously approved Thursday the proposed acquisition of two state racinos by Caesars Entertainment Corp., but fined the Las Vegas gaming giant $1 million over its threats to nix a separate project in Indiana due to a dispute with local regulators. Caesars announced last fall that it […]

by · June 29, 2018 · News
Valley Forge Casino Resort Slapped with $50,000 Fine for Awarding Excess Free Slot Play

Valley Forge Casino Resort Slapped with $50,000 Fine for Awarding Excess Free Slot Play

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board slapped on Wednesday a $52,500 fine on Valley Forge Casino Resort for giving out excessive amounts of free slot play to high-volume customers in the period between 2015 and 2016. The fine was the result from an investigation conducted by the state gaming regulator’s Bureau […]

by · June 28, 2018 · News
Andorra Company Jocs SA Wins Casino License Bidding Process

Andorra Company Jocs SA Wins Casino License Bidding Process

Andorran company Jocs SA has been selected as the winning bidder for the construction of a €15-million casino in the nation, the local gaming regulator, Consell Regulador Andorrà del Joc (CRAJ), confirmed yesterday. The company’s bid won over projects pitched by international gaming corporations, including Malaysian gaming and hospitality giant […]

by · June 28, 2018 · News
Malta Pushes New Gambling Law’s Implementation Back by a Month

Malta Pushes New Gambling Law’s Implementation Back by a Month

Malta is set to postpone the implementation of its new gambling law to August 1, 2018, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) said in a statement from earlier today. The gambling regulator further pointed out that a recently issued Detailed Opinion by the European Commission (EC) as well as comments by […]

by · June 27, 2018 · News
Caesars, Centaur Make Peace with Indiana Gaming Regulator on $50-Million Casino Transfer Fee

Caesars, Centaur Make Peace with Indiana Gaming Regulator on $50-Million Casino Transfer Fee

The owner of two Indiana racinos is set to pay a widely disputed $50-million transfer fee ahead of a previously announced acquisition of the properties by Las Vegas casino giant Caesars Entertainment Corp., local news outlet the Indianapolis Business Journal has learnt. Caesars announced last November that it would buy […]

by · June 27, 2018 · News
Dublin Arcades Use Amusement Licenses to Operate Gambling Machines

Dublin Arcades Use Amusement Licenses to Operate Gambling Machines

A number of properties in the Dublin city center feature casino-style gaming machines, although a long-standing ban is supposed to prevent machines of this type from being featured in the city, The Times reports. The news outlet further reveals that Richard Quirke, one of Ireland’s richest people with estimated net […]

by · June 26, 2018 · News
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