SERIOUS DECLINE IN JUNE 2015 NEVADA CASINO REVENUES
29th July, 2015 at 08:08:04
Latest numbers show an 8 percent year-on-year decline to $831 million.
The Nevada Gaming Control Board reported Tuesday that June 2015 Nevada gambling revenues dipped 8 percent year-on-year to $831 million.
: Serious Decline In June 2015 Nevada Casino Revenues
CHINESE SUSPICIONS ABOUT LAS VEGAS SANDS IN MACAU
23rd July, 2015 at 10:24:12
Report flags Chinese perceptions that CIA or FBI agents are using land casino operation to entrap and blackmail Chinese officials.
The British newspaper The Guardian has published a report that presents information from a confidential private investigation claiming Chinese officials suspect that Sheldon Adelson's Las Vegas Sands casino in Macau is used by CIA and FBI agents to entrap and blackmail Chinese officials who visit Macau to gamble.
: Chinese Suspicions About Las Vegas Sands In Macau
SANDS DOCUMENTS WILL REMAIN SEALED, SAY U.S. JUDGE
17th July, 2015 at 08:20:19
Turns down requests for access by three applicants.
Attempts by The Guardian (a British newspaper); the non-profit watchdog Campaign for Accountability and the hospitality industry union UNITE HERE to gain access to Las Vegas Sands confidential documents have been rebuffed by District Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez.
: Sands Documents Will Remain Sealed, Say U.s. Judge
'WEEKEND IN LAS VEGAS' SLOT RELEASED BY BETSOFT
07th July, 2015 at 09:20:19
Themed on a trip to Las Vegas by three hapless young men.
The latest 3D interactive slot from software provider BetSoft has been released simultaneously in desktop and mobile versions under the title "Weekend in Las Vegas".
: 'weekend In Las Vegas' Slot Released By Betsoft
NYX GAMING IN ONLINE PLATFORM DEAL WITH GOLDEN NUGGET ATLANTIC CITY
06th July, 2015 at 20:34:11
FEDS CONFIRM NO APPEAL ON PAUL PHUA CASE (Update)
03rd July, 2015 at 09:45:59
A long and questionable enforcement debacle comes to an end.
Paul Phua, the Malaysian high roller gambler and businessman who was arrested last year on charges of illegal sports betting whilst the World Cup football was in progress, is off the hook at last.
: Feds Confirm No Appeal On Paul Phua Case (update)
ARIA SUPER HIGH ROLLER POKER STEALS THE LAS VEGAS LIMELIGHT
01st July, 2015 at 07:48:41
Spectator attention shared by streamed $250,000 buy-in cash game featuring top players.
Poker fans have been distracted from the World Series of Poker this week by the livestreamed Aria Super High Roller Cash Game, a $250,000 buy-in, invitation only competition that is being contested by some of the world's best known players.
: Aria Super High Roller Poker Steals The Las Vegas Limelight
NEVADA GAMBLING IN MAY TOPS A BILLION DOLLARS
29th June, 2015 at 10:05:08
Revenues rise 3.3 percent year-on-year.
Despite the closure of the Riviera Hotel and Casino at the beginning of the month, Nevada land gambling operations continued to prosper in May, with revenues rising 3.3 percent y-o-y to over a billion dollars, according to figures released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board.
: Nevada Gambling In May Tops A Billion Dollars
SEALS WITH CLUBS OPERATOR ENTERS GUILTY PLEA (Update)
26th June, 2015 at 08:54:05
Back in the States, Micon appears in a Las Vegas court.
The erstwhile Seals With Clubs online poker site operator Bryan Micon entered a guilty plea of running an illegal online gambling website when he appeared in a Las Vegas court Thursday.
: Seals With Clubs Operator Enters Guilty Plea (update)
NETENT SIGNS CAESARS INTERACTIVE FOR CONTENT
25th June, 2015 at 09:38:48
New Jersey operation will benefit from fresh games.
Swedish online gambling software developer NetEnt has entered into a content distribution agreement with Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE), one of the largest online, mobile and social gaming companies in the US.
: Netent Signs Caesars Interactive For Content
STARS VS. POKER ACES IN MILLION DOLLAR LAS VEGAS CONTEST
23rd June, 2015 at 07:52:52
Top movie and comedy stars set to play in the Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout.
Top movie and comedy stars Hank Azaria, Don Cheadle, Brad Garrett, Norm Macdonald and Kevin Pollak will all be playing in the Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout scheduled for June 27th and 28th at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
: Stars Vs. Poker Aces In Million Dollar Las Vegas Contest
SPIN GAMES FREE-TO-PLAY CONTENT GOES LIVE AT MULTIPLE MGM RESORTS
17th June, 2015 at 20:13:38
MAIN M.G.M. RESORTS SHAREHOLDER PASSES
17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
Top US financier Firk Kerkorian dead at 98.
Giant US gambling group MGM Resorts paid tribute to its major shareholder Kirk Kerkorian Tuesday as the news broke that the 98-year-old world famous financier had passed away peacefully in Los Angeles Monday night..
: Main M.g.m. Resorts Shareholder Passes
CAESARS INTERACTIVE FINED FOR RESPONSIBLE GAMING LAPSE
17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
Third party supplier fault reported to authorities by the company itself.
A third party supplier lapse in responsible gaming precautions resulted in Caesars Interactive Entertaiment paying a $15,000 fine to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement this week after it self-reported the incident.
: Caesars Interactive Fined For Responsible Gaming Lapse
LIPARELLI JOINS INTERBLOCK
16th June, 2015 at 14:15:39
Named Compliance Committee Chairman
Gaming industry veteran and now Nevada Senator Mark Liparelli, has been named Compliance Committee Chairman for machine manufacturer Interblock.
: Liparelli Joins Interblock