Poor weather is being blamed for Atlantic City’s weak showing in January as gambling revenue was down by nearly 10 percent. The figures show the seven casinos won $184.3 million in January, down 9.9 percent from January 2017.view
The Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians has announced that Saturday, March 3 it will officially celebrate a grand opening with a ceremony and concert to mark the completion of its $300 million expansion of its Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula.view
A planned $28.5 million upgrade for the Fremont Street Experience video canopy in Downtown Las Vegas is expected to move forward with a $9.5 million contribution from The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA).view
MGM Cotai, the 1,390-room casino/resort just off Macau’s Cotai Strip, is now open and expecting huge crowds. The new casino/resort cost $3.4 billion with displays of large public art pieces and the latest in architectural design.view
New York developer Steve Witkoff has revealed his plan to reopen and rebrand the dormant Fontainebleau project on the Las Vegas Strip, just five months after purchasing the shuttered property.view
The Analyst | After Steve Wynn’s recent resignation from his various officer and director positions at his name sake company, I was asked “why the various regulating bodies would even bother to investigate the various allegations around Mr. Wynn if he resigned from the company?”view
Gaming Insider | We have not seen the last of Steve Wynn. You can count on it. There was no mention of his future plans when the chairman and CEO of the resort company in which he is a significant shareholder resigned last week.view
One Mann's Opinion | Sports wagering following the “Nevada model” is a wonderful thing but is not the revenue-generator the uninformed seem to think it is. It’s unlikely to fill budget gaps in all the states where government continues to spend more money than it takes in.view
The Lowdown on Casino Collectibles | Bear with me, as we need to read a little about the history of tokens before we can discuss where they went. Tokens have been used for gaming for approximately 150 years. The earliest were somewhat disguised in their usageview
Madison Square Garden Co.’s proposed 18,000-seat MSG Sphere arena in Las Vegas is expected to be open in 2020, the company announced late last week in New York City. The site is behind the Venetian and Palazzo resorts on the Las Vegas Strip.view
There’s a delay being reported for implementing the groundbreaking plan by Woodbine and The Meadowlands to adopt new integrity rules that greatly increase the penalties against horse owners if their trainer is caught cheating.view
New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) director David Rebuck last week told online sports betting operators the time to apply for a New Jersey sports betting license is right now.view
Gaming Yesterday | Continuing with last week’s theme where I discussed how impossible it will be to cut the sports betting pot with multiple leagues and how uncomprehending politicians will interfere, especially those who consider themselves sports experts.view
In Louisiana, the State Police Bureau of Investigations Gaming Enforcement Division has made two arrests for conspiracy and theft in a poker scam at the Boomtown Casino in Harvey.view
Major casino companies eyeing Georgia in general and Atlanta in particular as new gambling markets are contributing to state political campaigns. MGM Resorts International was among the major donors to elected officials and candidates.view
Macau authorities say as 2018 progresses they will continue to work with law enforcement agencies in Mainland China to stop the use of Chinese social messaging service WeChat for illegal betting.view
An intergovernmental negotiation between the Washoe Tribe of Nevada, California and the state of Nevada has resulted in a new gambling compact recently approved by the United States Secretary of the Interior.view
There are now increased casino offerings in Ottawa, Canada where, after years of debate, table games have been added to the Rideau Carleton Raceway ending Casino du Lac-Leamy’s table game monopoly in neighboring Gatineau, Quebec.view
In the Philippines, a direct order from President Rodrigo Duterte to the gambling regulator Pagcor has resulted in a moratorium on new casino licenses nationwide. Only applications received before Jan. 13, 2018 to build new casinos in the Philippines will be considered.view
William Hill Chief Executive Philip Bowcock says the company is readying a war chest to invest into marketing in the U.S. should the Supreme Court end the ban on sports betting.
The 7 Clans First Council Hotel and Casino in Newkirk, Oklahoma says the area has a lack of family entertainment options and has announced a property expansion that includes an indoor water park with thrill rides including a lazy river for rafting.
The continuing gambling compact disagreement between New York State and the Seneca Nation of Indians has prompted Niagara County officials to call on the State Legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo to resolve the conflict.
Mor Weizer, chief executive of London-based Playtech, the world's largest supplier of online gaming and sports betting software, says sports and horse betting would benefit if the United Kingdom implements its plan to cut stakes on fixed odds betting terminals.
Woodbine Entertainment has announced its stakes schedule for its 2018 thoroughbred racing season which includes 96 stakes highlighted by the 159th running of the $1 million Queen's Plate, the first jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown.