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Trump Lobbied for Sands’ Casino Bid in Japan

Ryan Knuppel |

According to the newest report, US President Donald Trump has personally interfered in the bidding process for license distribution in Japan. He lobbied for the Las Vegas Sands by contacting the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. ProPublica published a lengthy overview of all the activities in politics where Sheldon Adelson, the founder and CEO of … Read More

Golden Week in Macau Doesn’t Perform as Expected

Ryan Knuppel |

The Golden Week is a national holiday in the People’s Republic of China which lasts for seven days and encompasses numerous celebrations. It began back in 2000, and today it grants all workers in China a week off. They typically use that time to travel or spend it with their families.The number of Chinese people … Read More

New Slot by Realistic Games – Splashtastic!

Ryan Knuppel |

Realistic Games has been really making a difference lately with their extraordinary software that mainly focuses on casino games – video slots, to be precise. They continue their slots run that has been going on for quite a while now and present to you their newest creation – Splashtastic! The name of the slot doesn’t … Read More

Seminoles and Disney Against Expansion of Gambling in Florida

Ryan Knuppel |

Florida is a place of strong opposing forces and that has been going on for quite some time now. Recently, the Seminole Tribe of Florida joined forces with Disney and cashed out $10 million in order to stop the gambling expansion that has been happening in this American state. This is not the first time … Read More

Caesars Entertainment Proposes a Partnership to Japan

Ryan Knuppel |

Caesars Entertainment has gone all in when it comes to the whole Japan and the IR that were allowed by the Japanese officials. Caesars is just one of the several casino operators that are hoping to get a license to build and operate in the country of the rising sun. As soon as the Upper … Read More

Number of Visitors in Macau up 19% in August

Ryan Knuppel |

Macau has been doing pretty well in a previous couple of years. Its Statistics and Census Service issued the data for August which shows some interesting figure about this gambling epicenter. According to them, the number of visitors who passed through this city during the month of August was around 3.4 million. In other words, … Read More

Macau Casino Open on Monday After a Dangerous Typhoon

Ryan Knuppel |

The casinos in Macau had to force-shutdown their buildings since there was a very devastating typhoon named Mangkhut that flooded the city. This is the first time in history that these casinos had to shut their doors due to an external threat. Typhoon Mangkhut caused huge problems for Hong Kong and so far, 59 people … Read More

A Casino Project in Greece Interesting to Investors

Ryan Knuppel |

A couple of big gaming companies are interested in a project called Hellinikon which is planned to become the biggest casino resort in Greece and overall the first integrated resort in Europe. However, the plan to grow the gambling sector is by heavily taxing the online operators who want to offer the online casinos service. … Read More

A Dealer From Maryland Helps Players With Cheating – $1Million Stolen

Ryan Knuppel |

A dealer who was dealing card in baccarat pleaded guilty to helping players cheat a casino in Maryland and win more than $1 million from the cheats, according to the Associated Press. In September 2017, Ming Zhang lifted the deck in order to show the players a part of the deck that was not shuffled. … Read More

Kentucky Likely To See Sports Betting Legislation In 2019

Ryan Knuppel |

Kentucky State Senate’s majority leader has stated that he firmly believes that the legislators in this US state would pass the sports betting law in 2019. He thinks that it will be in the early 2019 and that it will allow for some land-based casinos to offer this type of activity to their visitors. The … Read More

Wazdan Announces Two New Slots

Ryan Knuppel |

Wazdan is one of the biggest in the industry with a great selection of slots and other gambling-related games. The period behind them was a really good one as they had published several games that gained instant popularity. This time, they made an announcement that they are about to release two more slot games which … Read More

Borgata Casino – A Woman From Hawthorne Wins $2 Million Jackpot

Ryan Knuppel |

Everyone who goes to a casino has one hope – to win a jackpot. What’s better than winning a jackpot is winning it with a single and a very low wager. Imagine that – putting a single wager on a certain game and winning $2 million jackpot instantly. That’s what happened to a woman that … Read More

40 Municipalities In Japan In For An Integrated Resort Bid

Ryan Knuppel |

Japan has been in the epicenter of casino news for quite a while now due to the whole Integrated Resort saga that has been happening there. The first chapter ended with Japanese Upper House voting for the Bill that approves building three big integrated resorts in this country. However, this was a great cliffhanger for … Read More

K International From South Korea Wants A Casino In Russia

Ryan Knuppel |

One of the most popular casino operators in South Korea is considering opening a big casino in Russia. That would be the start of their Russians open operations. The name of the company is K International, and according to Asia Gaming Brief (AGB), they have been heavily discussing this possibility which would include cooperation with … Read More

A Teenager From Finland Robs €250,000 From Maltese Online Casino

Ryan Knuppel |

Most of the casinos online have very thorough security and their safety levels are usually supported by the latest technologies in the world. Casinos pay a lot of attention to the cyber theft, and there have been a reportedly lower number of successful attacks. However, a teenager from Finland managed to rob an online casino … Read More