Tag Archives: Licenses

Legends Bay Casino to go live in northern Nevada from August 30

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Twitter Some five weeks after having its plan for the under-construction Legends Bay Casino venue approved by the Nevada Gaming Commission and casino operator Olympia Gaming has reportedly detailed that the new venue is set to open from August 30. According to a Wednesday report from the Reno Gazette-Journal newspaper, the casino coming to the […]

Online casino and slot games to be ‘targeted’ in United Kingdom’s coming ‘white paper’ review

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Twitter In the United Kingdom and the upcoming ‘white paper’ review of the nation’s gambling laws will reportedly look to target online casino and slot games over fears that these activities are associated with higher rates of addiction. According to a Tuesday report from the Evening Standard newspaper, this revelation came from the Parliamentary Under-Secretary […]

Osaka casino resort proposal may soon be subjected to a local referendum

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Facebook In Japan and the plan to bring an $8 billion integrated casino resort to the city of Osaka could reportedly be in danger after an anti-gambling group managed to collect enough signatures to trigger a local referendum on the project. According to a report from GGRAsia, the anti-casino group revealed earlier this month that […]

The Blackstone Group Incorporated realizes Crown Resorts Limited purchase

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Another important approval for envisioned Crown Resorts Limited sale

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Twitter In Australia and the nation’s highest federal court has reportedly approved the around $6.35 billion deal that is to see American private equity management firm The Blackstone Group Incorporated purchase local casino operator Crown Resorts Limited. According to a Tuesday report from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, the consent from the Australian Federal Court came […]

California governor signs pair of revised tribal gaming compacts into law

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Twitter In the western American state of California and Governor Gavin Newsom (pictured) has reportedly signed legislation into law ratifying refreshed tribal gaming compacts with the Santa Rosa Rancheria Tachi Yokut Tribe and the Middletown Rancheria Band of Pomo Indians. According to a Wednesday report from The Bakersfield Californian newspaper, the move from the Democratic […]

Illinois judge rejects temporary Golden Nugget Danville restraining order

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MGM China Holdings Limited chalks up depressed first-quarter financials

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Facebook Macau casino operator MGM China Holdings Limited has released its unaudited first-quarter financial results showing that its aggregated revenues dropped by 9% year-on-year to approximately $267.57 million. The Hong Kong-listed firm used an official Monday filing to detail that this decline came as market-wide first-quarter gross gaming revenues in Macau plummeted by 25% year-on-year […]

Wakayama Prefecture integrated casino resort plan in serious jeopardy

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Trio of Nepalese slot parlors ordered to close due to licensing fee failure

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The government for the small Asian nation of Nepal has reportedly revoked the licenses of three land-based gambling establishments after the trio refused to hand over a combined $7.3 million in outstanding fees. According to a report from Asia Gaming Brief, the enterprises from Rock International Proprietary Limited, Happy Hour Kathmandu and Oriental Hotels Limited […]