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US – New casinos help Atlantic City to third year of revenue increases

The reopening of two casinos coupled with six months of sports betting revenues saw Atlantic City’s gaming revenue climb 7.5 per cent in 2018 to nearly $2.86bn but the outlook remains bleak for the city’s other seven casinos. Sports betting in the state accounted for $94m in revenue with the state given $10.4m in taxation. December’s ...

Portugal – Every casino operator in Portugal enjoys revenue rise in 2018

Revenue from Portugal’s casinos stood at over €318m in 2018, an increase of 3.1 per cent compared to 2017. Leading casino operator Estoril-Sol, the Portuguese branch of the Stanley Ho’s Group, responsible for the concessions in Estoril, ...

Cambodia – Donaco hoping Singapore court will end Cambodian nightmare

Australian-listed casino operator Donaco has initiated a series of lawsuits against Thai businessman Somboon Sukcharoenkraisri, the man who it bought Cambodian casino StarVegas off, claiming that he has breached non-compete disclosure, ‘poached’ ...

Argentina – Boldt to appeal about Buenos Aires tender blocking

Long time local operator Boldt will appeal via an administrative and judicial procedure the resolution of the ...

US – Resorts World argues that completed casino won’t look like Wynn

Resorts World Las Vegas has responded to the lawsuit filed in Las Vegas by Wynn Resorts with the Malaysian ...

Japan – Hard Rock Japan launches its concept for casino in Tomakomai

Hard Rock International has revealed a full-scale model of Hard Rock Japan's World-Class Entertainment Resort ...

US – Circa to open as first completely new Downtown casino in over 35 years

Downtown Las Vegas will get its first casino built from the ground up since 1980 with the launch of Circa expected ...

Brazil – Rio de Janeiro’s Governor goes all in on support for Brazil casino intro

Newly elected Governor of Rio de Janeiro Wilson Witzel, has reiterated his support for casinos. Last week Mr. ...

US – Morongo Tribe start expansion at Morongo Casino Resort

Morongo tribal leaders and a host of dignitaries gathered to break ground on a new renovation and expansion project ...