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The Asian Gaming 50 - 2016: 41-50 [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] SkyCity Entertainment Group is in capable hands with industry veteran John Mortensen, who took the reins of the six-casino group in April following the resignation of long-time Chief Executive Nigel Morrison. As Mr Morrison’s Chief Operatin...
Monday, 19 September 2016 12:20
The Asian Gaming 50 - 2016: 31-40 [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] It took David Attenborough less than a week to pack up his family and relocate from Johannesburg to Sydney when first offered a role as Managing Director with Tabcorp in 2010 and barely a year to add CEO to that title. Clearly the demands of ...
Monday, 19 September 2016 12:09
The Asian Gaming 50 - 2016: 21-30 [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] It’s been a tough year for Melco Crown. Hampered by the ongoing decline of the Macau market – which finally welcomed its first year-on-year revenue growth in more than two years last month – and the subsequent poor performance of its n...
Monday, 19 September 2016 11:46
The Asian Gaming 50 - 2016: 11-20 [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] A new addition to the list this year, Kevin Kelley took over as Chief Operating Officer of Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) last September after his predecessor, Michael Mecca, switched his focus to the company’s growing foreign portfolio. Ke...
Monday, 19 September 2016 11:24
Trump Taj Mahal dramas escalate Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino continues to make headlines for all the wrong reasons after owner Carl Icahn withdrew an offer to restore health insurance for the property’s striking workers. Having come into the spotlight as part of the current US Presidential campaign – with Democrat...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:15
2016 WSOP the biggest of all time The 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) has officially become the biggest of all time, attracting a record 107,833 entrants across its 69-event schedule. Players from 107 different nations descended upon Las Vegas’ Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, with 15,767 players receiving prize money after th...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:13
Portugal launches first online casino Portugal’s gaming regulator, Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ), has issued the nation’s first online casino license following recent moves to build and regulate an online gaming market. The SRIJ announced on 25 July that it had issued an online games of ch...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:09
Counter-Strike developer clamps down on illegal skins betting Video game developer Valve has issued cease and desist letters to 23 websites that use the company’s Steam platform to enable the betting of weapon “skins” in its popular game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Valve gave the companies 10 days to comply with the order or face further action in...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:06
MGM Resorts debuts mobile tournaments MGM Resorts has signalled its intent to utilize the latest gaming technologies with the launch of a new mobile gaming platform at its nine Las Vegas properties. The platform, called easyPLAY Mobile Tournaments, allows guests at any of MGM’s resorts to compete against one another using their smartp...
Monday, 22 August 2016 05:02
Sri Lankan PM says no to new casinos Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has reportedly put an end to immediate hopes of an expanded casino industry in the country, revealing that no investor will be allowed to build new casinos under his watch. Speaking to the media during the International Enterprise Singapore Global Conv...
Monday, 22 August 2016 04:59