Major Bet Comes to An End

Posted by: Kyle Joseph on March 26, 2017

Though the initial stages are done and dusted, we are still very much in the middle of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Apart from the Super Bowl, March Madness is one of the times of year where we see an absolutely ridiculous number of sports wagers placed. While a majority read more…

Another Upstate NY Casino Pondered

Posted by: Kyle Joseph on March 26, 2017

Over the last 5 years, certain parts of the United States have either witnessed an expansion of legalized gambling, or have witnessed an attempt to expand the scope of legalized gambling. For most people, when they hear this they first think of places like Connecticut and Massachusetts, both of which read more…

North Korea Turns to Foreign Investors to Fund Casino Cruise

Posted by: Ian Smith on March 24, 2017

Following an eye opening display of missile tests earlier this week; North Korea has opened the door to foreign investors in order to help fund an international cruise liner that would boost tourism. Amidst controversy the country will look to open its doors to an area that allows a limited read more…

Seneca Nation Prepares to Halt Payments to state of New York

Posted by: Ian Smith on March 23, 2017

After 14 years of payments to the state of New York, the Seneca Nation of Indians says that it has made the final payments on a deal that expired over the past year. The Seneca Nation will stop payments on the deal starting April 1. The decision to stop the read more…

Boston Casino to Lose Retail Space

Posted by: Kyle Joseph on March 23, 2017

Steve Wynn is as public a casino entrepreneur as you will find, and he makes no effort to present himself any differently. Back in 2014, when he first proposed the idea of a Boston-area casino to be located on the banks of the Mystic River, he promised those in attendance read more…

North Bay Casino Proposal Near Approval Despite Opposition

Posted by: Ian Smith on March 22, 2017

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) originally issued a Request for Information regarding interest in participating in the gaming industry in May of 2012, identifying North Bay and one of five cities that were preselected as potential construction sites for future casinos or Gaming Facilities. These actions have most recently read more…

Billionaire Backed Real Estate Group Plans Large Vietnam Casino Project

Posted by: Ian Smith on March 21, 2017

FLC Group Joint-stock Co., a real estate company co-founded by billionaire Trinh Van Quyet, has confirmed that they have been given the ‘OK’ on a $2 billion casino resort. In hopes of attracting both tourists and domestic gamblers, FLC group will be building a five-star hotel, a convention center and read more…

Philippines Approves Mega-Casino Project

Posted by: Kyle Joseph on March 21, 2017

According to Reuters, Philippine gaming regulators have approved a project that will establish the nation’s first casino that is not located in the capital city of Manila. Even now, before any ground has been broke and any construction started, it is being labeled a mega-casino, which will boast much more read more…

10 Years On, Pennsylvania Sees No Spike in Gambling Addiction

Posted by: Kyle Joseph on March 20, 2017

Pennsylvania, in the grand scheme of things, has only had legalized casinos for a little more than a decade. While the number of sites today is much greater than what it was even a few years ago, there are still plenty of opponents. From the time legalized casinos were being read more…

Las Vegas Casino Owner Bets Big on NCAA Tournament

Posted by: Ian Smith on March 20, 2017

Derek Stevens, owner of the D Las Vegas and Golden Gate bet $11,000 to win $10,000 on each of the underdogs in the 32 opening games in the NCAA March Madness Tournament. Stevens made his $352,000 in bets just moments after the lines had been posted by the South Point read more…