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MGM Springfield makes changes at the top
MGM Springfield makes changes at the top

Fri, Jan 24, 11:44am by Ethan Anderson

MGM Springfield has replaced two key executives in hopes of re-energising the struggling $960 million integrated casino resort. MGM Springfield president Michael...

Japanese government halts casino process
Japanese government halts casino process

Fri, Jan 24, 11:34am by Charlotte Lee

The Japanese government will delay part of the process for selecting casino host cities amid a bribery scandal that has seen the arrest of ruling-party lawmaker...

Crown’s sale to Melco not flagged and could be licence breach
Crown’s sale to Melco not flagged and could be licence breach

Thu, Jan 23, 12:11pm by Noah Taylor

Crown Resorts’ failure to alert authorities about a sale of shares to the Macau-based Melco International before the deal was announced publicly could be a breach...

Borgata visitors take a big detour
Borgata visitors take a big detour

Thu, Jan 23, 12:05pm by Mia Chapman

Travellers bound for Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel and Casino have recently found themselves broken down on a dirt track in the middle of nowhere instead of taking...

First Crown inquiry begins in Sydney
First Crown inquiry begins in Sydney

Wed, Jan 22, 1:28pm by William Brown

The first of three inquiries into Crown Resorts and the conduct of its casino business kicked off on Tuesday in Sydney, where the former supreme court judge Patricia...

Queen’s Wharf wins building award
Queen’s Wharf wins building award

Tue, Jan 21, 1:22pm by Mia Chapman

Brisbane’s Queen’s Wharf project has won a prestigious building award. Architosh reports that Queen’s Wharf’s integrated resort development, which will...

Men to appear in court after Sydney casino fraud
Men to appear in court after Sydney casino fraud

Tue, Jan 21, 1:15pm by Ethan Anderson

Two men appeared in court last week charged with fraud offences following an investigation into professionally facilitated fraudulent activity at a Sydney casino....

Atlantic City mayor wants to demolish Trump Plaza
Atlantic City mayor wants to demolish Trump Plaza

Mon, Jan 20, 1:14pm by William Brown

The mayor of Atlantic City has said he will tear down the shuttered Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino as one of his administration’s main goals for 2020. Casino News...

Eldorado gets more state approvals
Eldorado gets more state approvals

Mon, Jan 20, 1:00pm by Noah Taylor

As the acquisition of Caesars by Eldorado Resorts powers towards completion, the latter has to find approval from gambling regulators in all areas where business is...

MGM Resorts offloads more properties
MGM Resorts offloads more properties

Thu, Jan 16, 9:25pm by Ethan Anderson

Casino giant MGM Resorts International has offloaded two more Las Vegas properties as part of its strategy to become an asset-light company as it seeks to strengthen...

Encore crushes local rivals
Encore crushes local rivals

Thu, Jan 16, 9:16pm by Charlotte Lee

Massachusetts’ newest casino had its best month ever in December, while the state’s other two properties sunk to new record lows. Calvin Ayre reports that...

Hard Rock ineligible in Greece
Hard Rock ineligible in Greece

Thu, Jan 16, 8:45pm by Noah Taylor

US casino operator Hard Rock International has been ruled ineligible to participate in the tender for Greece’s Hellinikon integrated resort project. Last Tuesday,...

Star spends big on hotel upgrades
Star spends big on hotel upgrades

Thu, Jan 16, 8:35pm by Mia Chapman

The Star has spent $100 million on upgrading its hotels, Broadsheet reports. The new beds at The Star’s Grand Hotel and Residences, known as Astral Towers and...

Social casino games in the spotlight
Social casino games in the spotlight

Tue, Jan 14, 1:14pm by Charlotte Lee

The rights to Australia’s online gambling sector could be handed to First Australians and returned soldiers under a new proposal. Sky News reports that currently,...

Japanese residents cautious about casino industry
Japanese residents cautious about casino industry

Tue, Jan 14, 1:02pm by William Brown

A recent survey conducted by a Japanese newsagency has found that 71 per cent of those polled in Japan believe their government should revisit plans to embrace...

Spotlight on Packer company directors ahead of inquiry
Spotlight on Packer company directors ahead of inquiry

Mon, Jan 13, 2:54pm by Noah Taylor

Longstanding lieutenants of James Packer’s family, Guy Jalland and Michael Johnston are expected to be in the spotlight when an inquiry into Crown Resorts’...

Star offers paid leave to natural disaster volunteers
Star offers paid leave to natural disaster volunteers

Mon, Jan 13, 2:42pm by Mia Chapman

The Star Entertainment Group has reportedly introduced a new policy that is offering up to four weeks of paid leave to any employee that also volunteers for a...

Hard Rock ineligible in Greece
Hard Rock gives Vegas guests a parting gift

Fri, Jan 10, 8:30am by Ethan Anderson

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas is bidding farewell to its resort fees, known to be one of the biggest nuisances Las Vegas visitors are faced with when...

Chiba pulls out of Japanese IR contention
Chiba pulls out of Japanese IR contention

Thu, Jan 9, 8:14am by Ethan Anderson

The Japanese city of Chiba said earlier this week that it will not seek to host a casino resort, citing its priority on reconstruction following natural disasters....

MGM Springfield makes changes at the top
MGM makes Massachusetts casino more environmentally friendly

Thu, Jan 2, 2:44pm by Ethan Anderson

MGM has installed thousands of solar panels at its resort casino in Springfield. Banker and Tradesman reports that the company said last month that the more than...

Red Rock Resorts won’t unionise
Red Rock Resorts won’t unionise

Tue, Dec 31, 2:47pm by Noah Taylor

Red Rock Resorts employees at a Las Vegas casino voted against joining the local culinary union. World Casino Directory reports that more than 84 per cent of the...

Gateway and Leisure come together in Canada
Gateway and Leisure come together in Canada

Mon, Dec 30, 11:37am by Ethan Anderson

Gateway Casinos and Entertainment, known to be one of Canada’s largest operators of land-based casinos, has agreed to merge with special purpose acquisition...

Japanese government halts casino process
Nagasaki is a Japanese casino dark horse

Mon, Dec 30, 11:31am by Charlotte Lee

The competition to host a casino resort in Japan is stiff. Casino Buzz reports there are seven contenders vying to host a casino in Japan. There were eight cities,...

Chiba pulls out of Japanese IR contention
Japan’s casino quest thrown into turmoil

Sun, Dec 29, 11:31am by Mia Chapman

Japan’s quest to open casinos has led to the arrest of a lawmaker from the country’s governing party on charges of accepting bribes from Chinese online lottery...

Gambling operators comply with new Cambodian laws
Cambodia’s online casinos ordered to close in New Year

Sun, Dec 29, 11:09am by Ethan Anderson

Cambodia’s casinos could face legal action if they don’t cease online gambling operations by January 1, according to a government spokesman. Calvin Ayre reports...

MGM details new poker offerings
MGM details new poker offerings

Mon, Dec 23, 5:49pm by William Brown

MGM Resorts International has shared news of its first ever MGM Resorts East Coast Poker Tour, taking place in Atlantic City’s MGM National Harbor, MGM Springfield...

Ruffin secures Circus Circus for $825m
Ruffin secures Circus Circus for $825m

Mon, Dec 23, 5:40pm by Noah Taylor

A renovated and expanded Circus Circus is set to hit town and billionaire businessman Phil Ruffin is its new ringmaster. Casino News Daily reports Mr Ruffin won...

MGM Springfield makes changes at the top
Pansy Ho sells $79m worth of shares

Sun, Dec 22, 12:02pm by Charlotte Lee

The daughter of casino mogul Stanley Ho, Pansy Ho, has sold 2.45 million of her shares in her latest portfolio restructuring bid. Gambling News reports that MGM...

Macau casino boss buys second Gold Coast shopping centre
Macau casino boss buys second Gold Coast shopping centre

Sun, Dec 22, 11:31am by Noah Taylor

Macau casino boss Loi Keong Kyong has exchanged contracts to buy Surfers Paradise retail centre Circle on Cavill from EG Funds Management for about $65 million. The...

Hard Rock not giving up in Hokkaido
Hard Rock not giving up in Hokkaido

Sun, Dec 22, 11:25am by Mia Chapman

Hard Rock International isn’t taking no for an answer in the Japanese prefecture of Hokkaido, as it looks to open an integrated resort in the region. Casino.org...

Twin River vice president charged with bribery
Twin River vice president charged with bribery

Sun, Dec 22, 11:20am by Ethan Anderson

Casino operator Twin River Worldwide Holdings is dealing with fresh controversy after one of its senior executives was charged with bribery. Calvin Ayre reports that...

Holland Casino CEO stays on
Holland Casino CEO stays on

Wed, Dec 18, 8:14am by William Brown

The state-run Holland Casino in the Netherlands will maintain its course for at least four years, with the venue chief executive officer, Erwin van Lambaart...

Star seeks exclusivity agreement with Queensland government
Star seeks exclusivity agreement with Queensland government

Tue, Dec 17, 12:07pm by Charlotte Lee

The Star Entertainment Group is demanding a 30-year casino monopoly on the Gold Coast in formal negotiations with the Queensland government. The Australian reports...

Epic gambling spree for Huang at The Star
Epic gambling spree for Huang at The Star

Mon, Dec 16, 6:24pm by William Brown

Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmo withdrew $3 million worth of chips at Sydney’s Star casino and hit the tables on Good Friday, 2015. The Australian Financial...

Star offers paid leave to natural disaster volunteers
Cash withdrawn from Star in question

Mon, Dec 16, 6:19pm by Noah Taylor

A cash withdrawal of $100,000 was allegedly made from a casino gaming fund linked to a Chinese billionaire. Yahoo News reports the news as significant because it was...

Men to appear in court after Sydney casino fraud
Investigation into former NSW Labor boss continues

Thu, Dec 12, 8:17am by Noah Taylor

Former New South Wales Labor boss Jamie Clements was flown around Australia by a Crown casino jet with Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmo for business and...

Hard Rock ineligible in Greece
Hard Rock’s venture into Spain extended again

Wed, Dec 11, 7:56am by Charlotte Lee

Casino operator Hard Rock International has been given more time to rescue its Spanish integrated resort project, although the situation appears no closer to...

First Crown inquiry begins in Sydney
Crown Casino back in the headlines

Wed, Dec 11, 7:51am by William Brown

Crown Casino is once again involved in a corruption scandal, with an inquiry conducted by the Independent Commission Against Corruption revealed that former New...

Premiership winning Eagle banned from Crown Perth
Premiership winning Eagle banned from Crown Perth

Tue, Dec 10, 3:27pm by Ethan Anderson

An AFL premiership player is banned from entering a Crown Casino complex and needs special permission to attend events at the resort and casino complex. 7 News...

Rio All-Suite sale completed by Caesars
Rio All-Suite sale completed by Caesars

Tue, Dec 10, 3:05pm by Noah Taylor

Caesars Entertainment Corporation reported the completion of its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino’s previously announced sale to a buyer associated with Dreamscape...

Hawaiian Gardens Casino fined for breaches
Hawaiian Gardens Casino fined for breaches

Tue, Dec 10, 2:57pm by Mia Chapman

The Hawaiian Gardens Casino has been handed a $3.15 million fine for misleading regulators. Inkedin reports that Californian Attorney General Xavier Becerra reached...

Louisiana law change means big business for Eldorado
Eldorado’s sale of three casinos approved

Fri, Dec 6, 8:33am by Ethan Anderson

Eldorado Resorts said it received approval from the Missouri Gaming Commission this week to sell the Isle Casino in Cape Girardeau and the Lady Luck in...

DubVegas not supported by Dubbo mayor
DubVegas not supported by Dubbo mayor

Thu, Dec 5, 12:43pm by Ethan Anderson

Dubbo’s mayor says he will no longer support a casino in the regional town after strong community backlash. The idea was proposed by councillor John Ryan at the...

Anti-money laundering measures hit Vancouver casinos’ bottom line
Anti-money laundering measures hit Vancouver casinos’ bottom line

Tue, Dec 3, 1:51pm by Mia Chapman

Data provided by Business in Vancouver shows that revenues for the province’s biggest casinos rose by just 0.1 per cent compared to last year, compared to a 4.4...

Star offers paid leave to natural disaster volunteers
Up and down November for The Star

Tue, Dec 3, 1:08pm by William Brown

The Star continues its year of ups and downs, a perfect example of which was its recent efforts for expansion in Sydney and on the Gold Coast. Casino Aus reports the...

Chiba pulls out of Japanese IR contention
Hokkaido pulls out of Japanese IR race

Tue, Dec 3, 12:58pm by Noah Taylor

An avalanche of developments from mayors in Japan and gaming and hotel operators across the world greeted Japan’s announcement of its official timeline for...

Integrated resort venture for Suncity
Integrated resort venture for Suncity

Tue, Dec 3, 12:38pm by Mia Chapman

Suncity Group Holdings has released a statement indicating that construction of the Hoiana integrated resort is moving forward nicely and added that everything is on...

Michael Rocco wins marathon poker event to claim career best score
New poker tournament at Star Gold Coast offering big prize money

Sat, Nov 30, 12:39pm by Noah Taylor

The Star Gold Coast has been toiling away at new poker projects since its remodelled and expanded casino poker room earlier this year. It hosted the World Poker Tour...

Mohegan wins coveted Greek casino licence
Greek casino plan stalls yet again

Sat, Nov 30, 12:31pm by Mia Chapman

The awarding of a new casino licence in Greece faces further delay after one of the two bidders failed to deliver all of the necessary financial data in preparing...

Could Dubbo be the home of a new casino?
Could Dubbo be the home of a new casino?

Thu, Nov 28, 1:44pm by William Brown

A casino in Dubbo would ensure the long-term viability of the city according to regional councillor John Ryan. Central Western Daily reports that Cr Ryan wants the...

Macau Casino fined $1.25m for breaches
Macau Casino fined $1.25m for breaches

Wed, Nov 27, 8:13am by Noah Taylor

A three-year joint investigation by the Washington State Gambling Commission and the Tukwila Police Department, Macau Casino has agreed to pay a US$1.25 million...

Russia is a rising power in land-based casinos
Russia is a rising power in land-based casinos

Wed, Nov 27, 7:57am by Mia Chapman

Russia is ready to become a big player in the casino industry, building its very own “Las Vegas” according to reports in Chiang Rai Times. Economic rivals should...

Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government
Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government

Wed, Nov 27, 7:47am by Ethan Anderson

The stakes have been raised for those contending for a licence for the second Gold Coast casino. The ABC reports that the city’s sole operator, The Star, has been...

Hard Rock ineligible in Greece
Hard Rock grows casino presence in the US

Tue, Nov 26, 1:03pm by Noah Taylor

Hard Rock International will become the official operator of a casino in Virginia, with the venture to be part of the development project at Bristol Mall. Gambling...

Macau casino boss buys second Gold Coast shopping centre
Second Gold Coast casino shortlist revealed

Mon, Nov 25, 7:52am by Charlotte Lee

The Queensland government has finally released its list of locations for the second Gold Coast Casino. My GC reports that the publication of the list comes after the...

Private Filipino casinos are booming
Private Filipino casinos are booming

Fri, Nov 22, 3:36pm by William Brown

The revenue at Philippines-licenced private casino operators surged by one-quarter in the third quarter of 2019, while state-managed casino operations failed to keep...

Queen’s Wharf wins building award
Queen’s Wharf design recognised with award

Fri, Nov 22, 2:10pm by Mia Chapman

The architects behind the design of Brisbane’s Queen’s Wharf have been recognised for their cutting edge design. Architecture and Design reports that PDF, now...

Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro
Pyrmont tower rejected after months of to and fro

Thu, Nov 21, 7:47am by William Brown

The Star Casino has been dealt a major blow with its $530 million luxury casino and apartment tower plan rejected by the state’s planning commission. The Sydney...

California casino employee and patron embroiled in scandal
California casino employee and patron embroiled in scandal

Wed, Nov 20, 5:43pm by Ethan Anderson

California’s Red Hawk Tribal Casino, Placerville, lost more than $200,000 in an alleged embezzlement scheme that led to the arrest of a venue employee and a...

Second Gold Coast casino up in the air
Second Gold Coast casino up in the air

Tue, Nov 19, 12:24pm by Charlotte Lee

The Star Entertainment Group has showered almost half of Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk’s cabinet with sporting tickets and accommodation, with the group...

Cyprus taking no chances with new casino
Cyprus taking no chances with new casino

Tue, Nov 19, 12:11pm by William Brown

Cyprus’ gaming regulator has reached an agreement with three different companies to perform detailed checks of international junket operators before they are given...

MGM offloads Vegas’ Bellagio
MGM offloads Vegas’ Bellagio

Tue, Nov 19, 12:01pm by Noah Taylor

One of Las Vegas’ most glamorous resorts has been sold. The Star Advertiser is reporting that The Bellagio was sold for $4.2 billion to Blackstone Group, the...

Chinese millionaire embroiled in junket scandal sells up
Chinese millionaire embroiled in junket scandal sells up

Mon, Nov 18, 3:39pm by Mia Chapman

A Chinese millionaire with links to a Chinese communist group is selling his waterfront Hunters Hill mansion from behind bars. News.com.au reports that high roller...

Aussie Rob Campbell wins WSOP player of the year
Aussie Rob Campbell wins WSOP player of the year

Mon, Nov 18, 3:24pm by Charlotte Lee

Australian poker professional Robert Campbell has been crowned World Series of Poker player of the year. Casino Aus reports the banner year for the pro, where he won...

New casino in booming Filipino market
New casino in booming Filipino market

Sat, Nov 16, 1:15pm by Noah Taylor

The surge of gaming in the Philippines has shown no signs of letting up, with the Subic Bay Yacht Club, located in the Subic Bay Freeport Zone on the western...

First Crown inquiry begins in Sydney
Crown’s VIP turnover dips significantly in first quarter

Sat, Nov 16, 1:02pm by Mia Chapman

Crown Resorts faces a massive decline in VIP turnover in the first three months of the new fiscal year in a rough start to the year. Casino Aus reports Crown’s...

Land-based casino given tick in Illinois
Land-based casino given tick in Illinois

Thu, Nov 14, 8:10am by Ethan Anderson

The Illinois Gaming Board has granted the state’s first land-based casino licence to Rivers Casino, European Gaming reports. Granted under the sweeping expansion...

Donaco back on the share market after suspension
A win for Donaco in Cambodia

Thu, Nov 14, 8:00am by Charlotte Lee

Asian casino operator Donaco International said in a Wednesday filing that it had won the final stage of a court process in Cambodia linked to a long-running dispute...

WSOP stops in Sydney for fourth time
WSOP stops in Sydney for fourth time

Thu, Nov 14, 7:54am by William Brown

The World Series of Poker hits Sydney this week with 14 official tournaments at The Star Sydney. Casino Aus reports that despite the World Series of Poker hosting...

Twin River vice president charged with bribery
Cop almost cashed in after finding wallet at casino

Wed, Nov 13, 8:38am by Mia Chapman

A police officer in the US state of Rhode Island decided to rip off a casino patron at the beginning of the month according to Calvin Ayre. The 59-year-old officer,...

Fourth tower for Crown could become a reality in Melbourne
Fourth tower for Crown could become a reality in Melbourne

Tue, Nov 12, 8:30am by William Brown

Crown Resorts’ dream of developing a fourth hotel tower at its flagship casino in Melbourne is one step closer after completing the purchase of property developer...

Vision for Adelaide Casino to grow
Vision for Adelaide Casino to grow

Tue, Nov 12, 8:24am by Noah Taylor

SkyCity Entertainment Group has outlined its plans for Adelaide casino as part of a $330 million renovation. Asgam reports the group is eager to claim a slice of...

Share price bonus incentives not for everyone at Playtech
New live casino studio for Playtech

Tue, Nov 12, 8:14am by Mia Chapman

Gambling technology company Playtech has announced it has partnered with Isle of Man operator GVC Holdings to launch a new dedicated live casino studio. Casino News...

Premiership winning Eagle banned from Crown Perth
Cup Day punters not affected by Crown Perth protesters

Fri, Nov 8, 1:18pm by Ethan Anderson

Despite long queues inside the foyer of the TAB, Crown Perth workers demanding a 3% pay rise from management outside were unable to halt a field of events on...

Macau revenue down in November after down year
Macau casino revenue rebound expected in 2020

Fri, Nov 8, 1:10pm by Charlotte Lee

2020 is expected to be a better year for the six licensed casino operators in Macau, according to gaming industry analysts. According to Casino.org, Gross Gaming...

Widus signs 450 hectare lease agreement in Philippines
Widus signs 450 hectare lease agreement in Philippines

Fri, Nov 8, 1:02pm by William Brown

The Widus Group, who owns and operate the Widus Hotel & Casino in Clark, Philippines, have signed an agreement to lease around 450 hectares of land in the nearby...

Mohegan wins coveted Greek casino licence
Hard Rock and Mohegan in battle for Athens casino rights

Wed, Nov 6, 5:19pm by Noah Taylor

American gaming giants Hard Rock International and Mohegan will battle for the rights to build a casino on the location of the former Athens airport at Ellinikon,...

Native Gaming to launch private island resort and online casino
Native Gaming to launch private island resort and online casino

Wed, Nov 6, 5:15pm by Mia Chapman

Native Gaming have launched a new website on nativegaming.io which the company say will combine online casino, live casino, eSports, sports betting and idle games...

Melco reports significant third quarter revenue increase
Melco reports significant third quarter revenue increase

Tue, Nov 5, 9:46pm by William Brown

Melco Resorts and Entertainment, developer, owner and operator of Asian casinos, have reported a 14% year-on-year increase in revenue during the third quarter of the...

Crown’s sale to Melco not flagged and could be licence breach
Crown Casino Melbourne workers call off strike

Mon, Nov 4, 3:56pm by Mia Chapman

Staff of Melbourne’s Crown Casino cancelled their planned strike for last Friday evening. The strike related to pay and conditions where they are considering a new...

Star engages former LNP powerbroker Santoro
The Star to pay over $150,000 following slipping incident

Mon, Nov 4, 3:39pm by Charlotte Lee

A man has been awarded a payment of over $150,000 after falling on water and slipping on the marble floor of The Star casino. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that...

Spotlight on Packer company directors ahead of inquiry
Crown Resorts’ shareholders express concerns amid employee protests

Fri, Nov 1, 4:57pm by William Brown

Workers of gaming giant Crown Melbourne are set to walk off their job positions for at least two hours this Friday, in relation to the company’s Enterprise...

Star Gold Coast given first go at impressing government
Star Gold Coast master plan approved by the Queensland government

Fri, Nov 1, 4:52pm by Noah Taylor

The Star Entertainment Group have received approval of their master plan of accommodation, entertainment and retail options, food and drink establishments, and...

Crown Perth workers to join Melbourne spring carnival strike
Crown Perth workers to join Melbourne spring carnival strike

Thu, Oct 31, 8:17am by William Brown

Crown Perth is facing costly industrial action on the eve of the spring racing carnival after 96 per cent of union members voted in favour of action for the first...

First Crown inquiry begins in Sydney
Friday night strike to take place at Crown Casino

Wed, Oct 30, 2:36pm by Mia Chapman

Bartenders and card dealers of Melbourne’s Crown Casino will strike for two hours this Friday night, which will be the first of a series of industrial actions...

Star offers paid leave to natural disaster volunteers
Star Entertainment loses ruling against Singapore businessman

Tue, Oct 29, 4:59pm by William Brown

A Singapore court has ruled against Australia’s Star Entertainment Group in its record pursuit of a AU$43.2 million gambling debt. The gaming giant lost a bid to...

Macau casino boss buys second Gold Coast shopping centre
Star Entertainment unveils plan to derail Gold Coast’s second casino

Mon, Oct 28, 8:54pm by Ethan Anderson

Star Entertainment Group has unveiled a multibillion-dollar ‘master plan’ to develop assets on the Gold Coast. The proposed development in turn serves as a bid...

NSW gaming regulator ready for Crown hearing
Crown boss claims activists are pursuing an ‘Anti-Crown agenda’

Fri, Oct 25, 8:10am by Noah Taylor

Crown Resorts boss John Alexander, has moved to assure investors that its operation is “seriously” treating allegations of dealings with figures linked to...

Queen’s Wharf wins building award
New Queensland casino won’t call itself casino

Fri, Oct 25, 8:02am by Mia Chapman

Construction has commenced on the new Queens Wharf Brisbane Integrated Development project earlier this year, following its approval back in 2015, The $3.6 billion...

Crown’s sale to Melco not flagged and could be licence breach
Home Affairs and Crown Resorts face probe on VIP visas

Thu, Oct 24, 9:14am by Ethan Anderson

Public hearings are set for next week in relation to corruption claims surrounding Crown Resorts’ international high-roller program. The Age reports that the...

Victorian builder to construction Brisbane casino bridge
Victorian builder to construct Brisbane casino bridge

Thu, Oct 24, 9:08am by Charlotte Lee

Plans are now finalised and a builder has been appointed for the new pedestrian bridge crossing the Brisbane River. Victorian company Fitzgerald Constructions will...

MGM offloads Vegas’ Bellagio
MGM Resorts selling Bellagio for leaseback

Sat, Oct 19, 9:09am by Noah Taylor

MGM Resorts International is selling its Bellagio Hotel and Casino resort and leasing the property back to give the casino operator a cash injection of over $4...

Tour bicycle hotel & casino poker main event commences
Tour bicycle hotel & casino poker main event commences

Sat, Oct 19, 8:58am by Mia Chapman

The Tour Bicycle Hotel & Casino is hosting the $1,100 buy-in Card Player Poker Tour no-limit hold’em main event, which will kick off on Friday, Australian...

NSW gaming regulator ready for Crown hearing
Questions raised about cash handling practices at Crown

Wed, Oct 16, 2:27pm by Noah Taylor

Leaked reports from the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation in 2017 detail concerns from inspectors of cash transactions made at the casino. The...

First Crown inquiry begins in Sydney
Staff at Melbourne’s Crown casino set to strike

Wed, Oct 16, 2:22pm by Mia Chapman

Staff of Melbourne’s Crown Casino are not happy over their pay. With its union, United Voice, they are fighting for better pay and job security and are in the...

Spotlight on Packer company directors ahead of inquiry
New allegations see fresh demands for a Crown Casino inquiry

Tue, Oct 15, 3:00pm by Charlotte Lee

Claims of a limousine driver will be used by Independent MP Andrew Wilkie in his calls for a royal commission into Melbourne’s Crown Casino. But Crown rejected the...

Mohegan wins coveted Greek casino licence
Mohegan Gaming unveils new concept for Athens resort

Fri, Oct 11, 1:32pm by William Brown

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment this week has unveiled its concept for a casino resort as part of a larger project for the transformation of Athens’ former...

Shane Warne features at the WPT Main Event
Shane Warne features at the WPT Main Event

Thu, Oct 10, 4:26pm by Ethan Anderson

Legendary Australian cricketer Shane Warne hit the Gold Coast to play in the World Poker Tour Australia Main Event, recently completed at The Star casino. The...

Cyprus restricts gambling ads
Gambling ads to be muted on Australian radio

Tue, Nov 7, 2:36pm by Staff Writer

The national body representing commercial radio broadcasters in Australia is proposing to ban advertising at certain times of the day. Commercial Radio Australia is...

Macau revenue down in November after down year
Gambling revenue hits a three-year high in Macau

Thu, Nov 2, 2:15pm by Head Editor

October was a month to celebrate for owners of Macau’s gambling houses, with the Southern China city posting a three-year revenue high in October. The national...