Las Vegas Sands announces plans for Eiffel Tower replica in Macau
Oct10

Las Vegas Sands announces plans for Eiffel Tower replica in Macau

Las Vegas Sands announces plans for Eiffel Tower replica in Macau Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman Sheldon Adelson said Thursday in Macau the company would build a scaled-down replica of the Eiffel Tower as part of a new $3 billion hotel-casino on the Cotai Strip region. Adelson unveiled plans for The Parisian during the opening of a Sheraton hotel, which is part of the second phase of the company’s $4.4 billion Sands Cotai...

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SUZO-HAPP ATTENDED RECENT SLOT SUMMIT AS SPONSOR
Oct05

SUZO-HAPP ATTENDED RECENT SLOT SUMMIT AS SPONSOR

Paris casino conference well attended Suzo-Happ is the largest provider of spare parts and component solutions to the global gaming market with a market presence on all continents. The excellent business relations with manufacturers and operators alike enable the Suzo-Happ Group to tailor its vast product range to the needs of each individual customer. Furthermore, this avid information flow ensures that Suzo-Happ is and remains at...

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Macau revenues, not the expected one
Oct04

Macau revenues, not the expected one

Gambling revenue in Macau, rose 12.3% in September year-on-year, government data showed on Thursday. September’s revenue amounted to a weaker-than-expected 23.87 billion patacas ($2.99 billion). Analysts had forecast September growth in the tiny enclave on China’s southern coast, to be up 15-17 percent ahead of a national holiday week starting in October. A slowdown in China’s economy and increased political scrutiny due to an...

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POKERSTARS DETAILS PLANS FOR FULL TILT POKER RE-LAUNCH ANDPAYMENT OF $184 MILLION TO PLAYERS
Oct02

POKERSTARS DETAILS PLANS FOR FULL TILT POKER RE-LAUNCH ANDPAYMENT OF $184 MILLION TO PLAYERS

PokerStars revealed details of its plan to repay $184 million to former customers of Full Tilt Poker outside of the United States of America and announced that FullTiltPoker.com will re-launch during the first week of November. PokerStars has been working with regulators in all relevant jurisdictions to ensure that repayment is conducted in strict compliance with local regulatory requirements that ensure the security of player...

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Illinois governor vetoes gambling-expansion bill
Sep09

Illinois governor vetoes gambling-expansion bill

Reuters reports that Illinois Governor Pat Quinn vetoed a bill that would have expanded gambling and increased the number of casinos in the state, saying the measure fell short on ethical standards and oversight. According to Reuters, the governor said that the bill did not ban contributions from gaming licensees and casino managers to political campaigns, noting that several other states, including Massachusetts, New Jersey, Iowa and...

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