Hong Kong-based Kings Romans International (HK) Co. Ltd. controls a 102-sq-km (39-sq-mile) special economic zone which occupies seven km (four miles) of prime Mekong riverbank overlooking Myanmar and Thailand.
The company, which has a 99-year land lease from the government, allows visitors to openly buy endangered species products, including tigers and bears smuggled in from Asia and Africa, according to the British-based Environmental Investigation Agency.
VIENNA, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Czech-based lottery and gaming group Sazka Group, which is considering a stock market listing in London, has increased its stake in Casinos Austria, it said on Monday.
The San Cruz Casino boat had just set off Sunday afternoon, and was sailing along the Port Richey Canal towards the Tropical Breeze Casino cruise boat, when a fire started in the engine room and soon engulfed the entire boat.
The finance chief earlier said the government aims to privatize 17 PAGCOR-operated casinos out of a total of 46 this year. The plan aims to raise additional revenues for the government.
Buenos Aires Governor María Eugenia Vidal has decided to close down the 3 casinos in the province’s seaside cities of Necochea, Valeria del Mar, and Mar de Ajó. The casino in Valeria del Mar was ordered to close last December 31st and in coming months months, the casinos in Necochea and in Mar de Ajó will follow
State Sen. Becky Harris is stepping down from her legislative post to become the first female chair of the Gaming Control Board, the governor’s office announced Friday morning.
Harris is the second-ever female appointee to the Gaming Control Board, following in the footsteps of Patricia Becker who was appointed to the board in 1982. Harris was offered the post and accepted it Thursday evening.
ALBANY - A new New York casino is set to open March 1, making it the 20th gambling hall in the state to open by then.
The Point Place Casino near Syracuse will add to an already crowded upstate New York gambling market as the Oneida Nation opens its third casino in the area.
It also runs the expansive Turning Stone Casino and opened the Yellow Brick Road Casino.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A group is trying to put a measure on the ballot this fall that would allow up to three casinos in Arkansas to raise money for state highways.
Driving Arkansas Forward submitted a proposed constitutional amendment to Attorney General Leslie Rutledge’s office Friday (Jan. 5) to allow the casinos, with 65 percent of the casino tax revenues to go toward highway funding. Rutledge must approve the measure’s language before supporters can gather signatures to try and place it on the November ballot.
MGM China Holdings Limited ("MGM China" or the "Company"; SEHK Stock Code: 2282) today announced that it will kick off a series of celebrations following the opening of the doors to the public of the latest addition to the MGM portfolio in Macau, MGM COTAI on January 29.
The expansion of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will open in mid-2019, in advance of Super Bowl LIV at nearby Hard Rock Stadium in February 2020.
Leaders of the Seminole Tribe of Florida and Seminole Gaming, who own and operate the casino complex, gathered today on the expansion site to celebrate its construction progress with a traditional Hard Rock "Guitar Smash" ceremony and community event.