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Arizona tribal casino gambling revenue up 4.8 percent

The State of Arizona will receive more than $26 million in contributions derived from tribal gaming revenue for the quarter that ended on June 30, according to the Arizona Department of Gaming. Compared with what the state received for the...

Macau half-year fiscal surplus rises thanks to gaming

In Macau, the government’s fiscal surplus for the first six months of 2017 reportedly increased by 15.3% year-on-year to stand at about $2.5 billion thanks in large part to a corresponding 14.2% rise in half-year tax revenues from gaming to...

July gambling revenues decrease for Atlantic City

The Division of Gaming Enforcement of New Jersey has released state gambling figures for the month of July, showing that Atlantic City has seen a slight decline in revenues based on year-on-year comparisons. July 2017 produced 2.7% less than...

Visitors flock to recently-opened Paradise City

In South Korea, the operator behind the recently-opened Paradise City integrated casino resort has reportedly announced that the $1.7 billion development welcomed an average of 3,100 daily visitors during its first 100 days of operation. According to a report from GGRAsia, Seoul-listed Paradise Company Limited additionally...

Resorts World Manila operator posts massive loss after June attack

Travellers International Hotel Group Inc., owner, and operator of Resorts World Manila experienced a net loss of PHP312.09 million (US$622,621) for the second quarter of 2017, after closing its casino in June following an arson attack that killed 38...

William Hill happy with independence despite industry consolidation

The boss for British gaming and sportsbetting firm William Hill has reportedly declared that the operator can survive and thrive on its own after last year walking away from a proposed $6 billion merger with Amaya Incorporated. According to a...

Takeover costs push Tabcorp Holdings Limited into the red

Australian wagering giant Tabcorp Holdings Limited has announced a net deficit of $16.46 million for the twelve months to the end of June largely due to the costs associated with its planned $4.8 billion takeover of rival Tatts Group...

What happened to the bitcoin blockchain August 1, 2017?

The bitcoin community recently faced a critical moment with some in favor of the recent “fork” that forced the blockchain to split, and others vehemently set against it. If that’s all a foreign language to you, the change likely...

Ohio casinos and racinos report improved July gaming revenues

The four casinos in Ohio saw their aggregated gross gaming revenues for July rise by 5.7% year-on-year to $69.86 million while the Midwestern state’s seven racinos continued to post increases with their monthly combined figure of $84.52 million representing...

Bristol Community College opens new gaming lab offering casino management training

For the very first time, the state of Massachusetts will offer a new gaming lab in order to prepare individuals to work in the casino management industry. The new gaming lab is titled the Catch Institute and located within...

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Congressman announces intention to introduce new federal gambling legislation

A senior member of the United States House Of Representatives has announced that he intends to introduce comprehensive legislation next year that will update...

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