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Renovation at SLS Las Vegas Progresses with Casino Upgrades and New Mexican Dining Concept

Renovation at SLS Las Vegas Progresses with Casino Upgrades and New Mexican Dining Concept

SLS Las Vegas lifted the curtain on a $100 million makeover at a special event held Tuesday at The Sayers Club Updates to the gaming floor, hotel rooms, and a new fast-casual Mexican restaurant concept will all be part of the ongoing $100 million renovation at the hotel and casino […]

by · January 30, 2019 · News
Twin River Adds Three Casinos to Colorado Portfolio

Twin River Adds Three Casinos to Colorado Portfolio

Rhode Island gambling operator Twin River purchases three casinos in the town of Black Hawk to expand Colorado footprint Twin River Worldwide Holdings Inc., the owner of Rhode Island’s Twin River Lincoln and Twin River Tiverton casinos, announced Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire three casinos […]

by · January 30, 2019 · News
Caesars to Debut New Non-Gambling Resort Brand in Scottsdale, Arizona

Caesars to Debut New Non-Gambling Resort Brand in Scottsdale, Arizona

Caesars Entertainment Corp. is set to expand its portfolio with its first non-gambling resort in the United States, the company revealed on Monday The property will be located in Scottsdale, Arizona and the Las Vegas gaming and hospitality powerhouse expects to break ground on it in the second half of […]

by · January 29, 2019 · News
Wynn, Genting Settle on Casino Resort Design Dispute

Wynn, Genting Settle on Casino Resort Design Dispute

Wynn and Genting have settled their copyright infringement dispute over the design of Resorts World Las Vegas off-court Gaming and hospitality companies Wynn Resorts and Genting Group announced on Monday that they have reached a settlement agreement on a copyright infringement dispute over the design of Genting’s Resorts World Las […]

by · January 29, 2019 · News
New York Hedge Fund Buys Ocean Resort Casino

New York Hedge Fund Buys Ocean Resort Casino

A New York private investment firm has been identified as the new owner of the ailing Boardwalk hotel and casino resort New York-based hedge fund Luxor Capital Group has been revealed as the mysterious buyer of Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casino after several weeks of speculations about its identity. The […]

by · January 29, 2019 · News
MGM’s Bid to Buy Empire City Casino Could Get Regulatory OK Today

MGM’s Bid to Buy Empire City Casino Could Get Regulatory OK Today

MGM-Empire City Casino deal could get the go-ahead today, securing the Las Vegas powerhouse’s entry into the local gambling market The New York State Gaming Commission is expected to approve today during a scheduled regular meeting MGM Resorts International’s proposed acquisition of Empire City Casino and Yonkers Raceway, The Journal […]

by · January 28, 2019 · News
Cyprus’ First Casino Resort Instrumental For Nation’s Tourism Product, Minister Says

Cyprus’ First Casino Resort Instrumental For Nation’s Tourism Product, Minister Says

Melco CEO visits Cyprus to brief tourism officials on performance of nation’s first casinos and plans about the future full-scale integrated resort in Limassol Cyprus’ first casino resort is of great importance to the island’s tourism product, Savvas Perdios, the tiny Mediterranean nation’s first dedicated minister for tourism, said after […]

by · January 26, 2019 · News
Genting Granted Leave to Start Judicial Review of MoF Tax Incentives Decision

Genting Granted Leave to Start Judicial Review of MoF Tax Incentives Decision

The major casino company is appealing a tax incentives decision of the Ministry of Finance concerning its Resorts World Genting redevelopment plan Casino operator Genting Malaysia Berhad has been granted a leave for the commencement of a judicial review of a decision of the Malaysian Ministry of Finance to amend […]

by · January 25, 2019 · News
Belgium Could Fine Betway for Lack of Transparency, License Violations

Belgium Could Fine Betway for Lack of Transparency, License Violations

Betway facing fine, further sanctions in Belgium over cumulative license and lack of transparency regarding its owners The Belgian Gaming Commission has started a sanction procedure against online gambling operator Betway, local news outlet De Tijd reported Thursday citing information released by the gambling regulator. Betway operates in Belgium in […]

by · January 25, 2019 · News
Pansy Ho Forms Shareholder Alliance to Tighten Grip on Macau Casino Operator SJM

Pansy Ho Forms Shareholder Alliance to Tighten Grip on Macau Casino Operator SJM

Pansy Ho, daughter of Macau casino king Stanley Ho, joins SJM Holdings shareholder alliance to secure controlling stake in the company Hong Kong businesswoman Pansy Ho has formed a strategic partnership to secure a controlling stake in her father’s casino empire SJM Holdings. Ms. Ho is currently co-chairing rival gaming […]

by · January 24, 2019 · News
New Jersey Regulator Fines Online Casino for Underage Gambling

New Jersey Regulator Fines Online Casino for Underage Gambling

PlaySugarHouse online casino gets in trouble, agrees to pay $30,000 underage gambling fine in New Jersey The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has slapped a $30,000 fine on the operator of the PlaySugarHouse online casino for letting underage players gamble for over a year. Rush Street Interactive, the digital […]

by · January 24, 2019 · News
Fox, Disney Countersue Genting over Failed Theme Park at Casino Resort

Fox, Disney Countersue Genting over Failed Theme Park at Casino Resort

Fox and Disney are seeking damages from the gambling and hospitality group in a legal battle over failed theme park project Fox Entertainment Group, Twenty-First Century Fox and The Walt Disney Company have filed a countersuit against Genting Malaysia Bhd, the Malaysian gaming and hospitality company said earlier today in […]

by · January 23, 2019 · News
Melco’s Macau Casino Resorts Sold Out for Lunar New Year, CEO Says

Melco’s Macau Casino Resorts Sold Out for Lunar New Year, CEO Says

Melco’s Macau integrated resorts fully booked for Lunar New Year; CEO downplays gaming revenue dip projections Melco Resorts & Entertainment’s Macau properties are sold out for the upcoming Lunar New Year holidays, CEO Lawrence Ho said earlier today in an interview with Bloomberg. The executive also downplayed analysts’ warnings that […]

by · January 23, 2019 · News
Virginia’s Casino Legalization Bill Passes First Legislative Hurdle

Virginia’s Casino Legalization Bill Passes First Legislative Hurdle

A bill calling for the legalization of casino gambling in Virginia survived on Monday its first legislative hurdle The Virginia Senate Committee on General Laws and Technology voted on Monday to advance a casino legalization bill that aims to bring casinos to up to five cities around the state. The […]

by · January 22, 2019 · News
Curaçao-Licensed Online Casino Operator Leaks Player Information

Curaçao-Licensed Online Casino Operator Leaks Player Information

Sensitive details about players of casinos owned by Cyprus-based Mountberg Ltd. were left unprotected, security researcher finds A Curaçao-licensed online casino operator has accidentally leaked sensitive player information, ZDNet reported on Monday citing security researcher Justin Paine, who discovered the leak. The data has leaked from an ElasticSearch server that […]

by · January 22, 2019 · News
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