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Debt climbs for Empire Resorts Incorporated

Published by Casino | 15-08-2018

In upstate New York, the firm behind the recently-opened Resorts World Catskills integrated casino resort reportedly racked up debts of $58 million over the course of the five months to the end of June including about $37.2 million in the second quarter alone. Long-term debt mounts: According to a Tuesday report from NewYorkUpstate.com, the revelation […]

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Brandon Eisen earns 2018 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Win

Published by Casino | 15-08-2018

From August 10th until the 14th, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino of Hollywood, Florida played host to their most anticipated event, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open. The event offered up $3,000,000 in guaranteed prize money with a $5,250 buy-in and no limit hold’em single re-entry format. In the end, 914 players registered […]

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Yggdrasil Gaming announces new HANZO’S DOJO slot game

Published by Casino | 14-08-2018

Travel back in time with the latest Yggdrasil Gaming online slot release, HANZO’S DOJO, featuring the toughest fighters from the Land of the Rising Sun. The new title is the latest release from the software provider, utilizing the iSENSE 2.0+ with 3×3 symbols and two different kinds of extra spins! Coming This Month: The new […]

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Golden Dragon Group rebranding venues for possible casino move

Published by Casino | 14-08-2018

One of Macau’s richest businessmen, Chan Meng Kam, could be preparing to enter the process that is to select the former Portuguese enclave’s next set of licensed casino operators after rebranding a pair of his local properties to include the word ‘dragon.’ Entrepreneur keen to ‘participate’: According to a report from GGRAsia, 55-year-old Chan is […]

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Resorts Casino Hotel set to open sports book tomorrow

Published by Casino | 14-08-2018

Pending regulatory approval, the Resorts Casino Hotel will be opening their land-based sports book tomorrow morning. Set for an 11 a.m. opening, the Resorts Sports Book will have a ribbon cutting presented by President Mark Giannantonio. Preparing for Service: The sports book’s opening is contingent upon regulatory approval, but it is expected that the Division […]

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Hotel Okura Manila at Resorts World appoints Marshall GM

Published by Casino | 14-08-2018

Jan Marshall (pictured) has been named general manager of the under-construction Hotel Okura Manila which is situated within the Resorts World Manila complex. The new ultra-luxury property is slated to open its doors to the public in Q1 2019 in Manila, Philippines. According to the press release… Marshall is a University of Nevada, Las Vegas hospitality […]

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Ladbrokes punished by Belgian gaming regulator

Published by Casino | 13-08-2018

In Belgium, the Ladbrokes-branded service of British sportsbetting giant, Ladbrokes Coral Group, is reportedly due to be prohibited from offering any wagers for one day early next month after falling foul of local gaming regulations. Virtual match betting prohibition: According to reports from 5 Star iGaming Media and The Brussels Times, Ladbrokes was sanctioned after […]

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Crown Resorts Limited taking New South Wales to court

Published by Casino | 13-08-2018

Australian casino operator, Crown Resorts Limited, has reportedly announced that it has filed a Supreme Court lawsuit against the government of New South Wales over the latter’s plan to enlarge the size of its envisioned Barangaroo Central urban renewal project. Operator fears loss of Crown Sydney views: According to a Thursday report from The Australian Financial […]

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First-quarter opening for California’s new Soboba Casino

Published by Casino | 13-08-2018

After breaking ground on its six-story Soboba Casino in February of 2017, the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians has now reportedly announced that the new 200-room southern California resort casino is set to begin welcoming guests from the first quarter of next year. New venue to replace smaller forerunner: According to a Friday report from […]

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Monsoon storm forces evacuation at Arizona casino

Published by Casino | 13-08-2018

A strong monsoon storm in the Arizona desert which caused flooding and a massive power outage led officials to evacuate employees and guests at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale early Saturday morning. According to azcentral.com… Friday night’s storm caused the main generators, as well as the backup generators, to malfunction causing the total evacuation […]

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