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US – Penn National Gaming to close Resorts Casino Tunica

Penn National Gaming has confirmed it will close the Resorts Casino in Tunica, Mississippi effective June 30, 2019, due to 'increased competition' in the region. Penn National acquired the operations of Resorts Casino Tunica, along with Bally’s Casino Tunica (subsequently renamed “1st Jackpot”), in March 2017. Penn National leases the ...

China – Record mass gaming in Macau drives Sands’ Q1 increase

Record mass gaming results in Macau helped offset falls in VIP gaming in Singapore for Las Vegas Sands, who reported net revenues of $3.65bn, up nearly two per cent, in its first quarter. In Macau, Adjusted Property EBITDA increased 8.7 per ...

US – Blackstone ready to test the market for Cosmopolitan sale

Blackstone Group is looking to sell the Cosmopolitan hotel and casino in Las Vegas, the first major Strip property that has been put up for sale in over a decade. The investment company is working with Deutsche Bank and PJT Partners to test ...

Argentina – More strike action planned for Easter in Buenos Aires

Gaming unions have announced a series of measures over the upcoming Easter holiday in response to the closure of ...

US – Drew Las Vegas delays opening until Q2 2022

The Drew Las Vegas, the new casino resort taking shape in the carcass of the former Fontainebleau, won’t open now ...

US – William Hill hands $1.275m cheque to Tiger Woods backer

William Hill US has announced James Adducci, 39, of Wisconsin, as the winning bettor of the massive $1.19m payout ...

US – Affinity Gaming appoints Mary Higgins as CEO

With former CEO Tony Rodio, leaving to join Caesars Entertainment, Affinity Gaming has moved quickly to appoint his ...

China – Macau Legend seals Hengqin expansion plan with US$10.8m investment

Macau Legend Development has bought a 21.5 per cent share in Lai Ieng Investment Company Limited, the developer ...

US – Caesars names Tony Rodio as its new Chief Executive Officer

Caesars Entertainment has named Tony Rodio as its new Chief Executive Officer, replacing outgoing Mark Frissora. ...