Macau continued to pose a challenge for casino giant Las Vegas Sands Corp. in the third quarter. Other gamblers shelled out at the company’s Marina Bay Sands resort in Singapore where the casino’s daily take climbed to $4.8 million.
SLS Las Vegas casino-hotel, one of the newest names on the Las Vegas Strip is laying off staff and cutting restaurant hours less than two months after opening.
Gaming Insider | The challenges associated with approaches to some of these double-edged dilemmas will not get any easier, with the possibility of legal recreational marijuana looming in the horizon.
It appears to be a last ditch effort, and it comes as the campaign for and against the repeal of a new gambling law comes to a conclusion, but some 100 religious leaders in Massachusetts have signed on to include anti-gambling points in their forthcoming sermons.
In Indiana, the issue being debated is gambling, taxes and survival. Behind it all, however, is a growing political situation that could involve Gov. Mike Pence, considered by some GOP heavyweights as a potential presidential candidate.
It’s a territorial war between two communities in Louisiana and it appears the city of Baton Rouge will be the ultimate winner. Involved is the community of St. George where currently the L’Auberge Casino and Hotel is located. But, probably not for long.
A group of dissident stockholders, led by veteran gaming executive Dan Lee, is calling on fellow shareholders of Full House Resorts Inc. (FLL) to call a special meeting in order to add five individuals to the company’s board of directors.
The new owners of the former Margaritaville Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, will take possession of the building at midnight on Oct. 27 but ownership will not include the property’s gaming license.
In order to prevent underage gambling, the Empire Resorts in Monticello, N.Y., which operates as the Monticello Casino and Raceway, will no longer permit underage people to enter the facility.
Revenue is down nearly 6 percent at the six casinos in the St. Louis area. All six casinos saw revenue declines in September. Declines ranged from 0.2 percent at Ameristar in St. Charles to 12.9 percent at the Casino Queen in East St. Louis, Illinois.