World Casino News

06.09.2016

Death Valley Tribe Seeks Approval To Buy Land For Proposed Casino

At a meeting on September 7, the Ridgecrest City Council will decide whether to approve a request by the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe to purchase property in the Ridgecrest Business Park, located in Ridgecrest Calif...

06.09.2016

USFantasy Launches In Nevada With Pennsylvania Lawmakers Monitoring Gaming Activity

A new form of fantasy football wagering has launched in the state of Nevada that has government officials in Pennsylvania taking notice. Lawmakers of the state continue to discuss how the daily fantasy sports b...

06.09.2016

Changes In Ontario’s Gaming Laws Will Not Stop Scugog Island Casino From Continuing Its Community Support

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) have proposed since 2013 to make a number of changes to its gaming laws in an effort to modernize the gambling industry in Ontario. The corporation has plans to ...

06.09.2016

Report: Vietnam’s Ministry Of Finance Submits New Gaming Draft; Lacks Local Access To Casinos

Vietnam saw a new draft decree promoted in June that many expected would allow Viet citizens to gamble in at least one of the country's casinos on a trial basis. Currently, only non-citizens and citizens with f...

06.09.2016

Nevada Gaming Control Board Promotes Sally Elloyan

The Nevada Gaming Control Board has announced that Sally Elloyan has been appointed to replace the retiring Brian Duffrin as chief of its Administrative Division in charge of all human resources, training, faci...

06.09.2016

Sports Betting World To Gather In London Next Week For Betting On Sports 2016

In past years, the Betting on Sports conference has attracted sportsbook operators from the UK, Central and Eastern Europe, US, Canada, Africa, Asia, and Australia. This year's event is shaping up to be no diff...

06.09.2016

Tak Chun Group Relocates Resources To Coming Parisian Macao Casino Resort

Following yesterday’s news that Iao Kun Group Holding Company Limited had closed its operation inside the Sands Cotai Central, fellow Macau VIP junket operator Tak Chun Group has reportedly “suspended” its high...

06.09.2016

Cordish Cos To Commence Construction Of $200 Million Maryland Live Hotel On Sept. 13

The Cordish Companies and  Maryland Live! casino are in the process of developing a $200 million hotel, spa and event center and have scheduled a groundbreaking ceremony on September 13. The Cordish Cos will ma...

06.09.2016

Vast Majority Of Eligible Boulder Station Employees Vote For Union Representation

The management of Station Casinos had to recently acknowledge that the vast majority of their eligible employees wanted to be represented by the Culinary Local 226 union, which is the biggest union in Southern ...