Gambling technology company Playtech Plc said it would return USD 169M to shareholders through a special dividend after reporting an 18 percent jump in first-half revenue, helped by strong performance in its gaming division.
"If you put a casino in the airport it's gonna take away customers from Foxwoods, it's gonna take away customers from Mohegan Sun, and it would take away customers from us," said Alan Feldman, vice president of MGM Resorts International.
MGM Resorts International launched the "How to cut a bad deal" campaign in a move to defy plans to set a casino at Bradley International Airport which would compete directly with the gambling hall the Las Vegas-based entertainment giant is building in Springfield.
"The careful material selection and a fresh, modern shape of the machine is destined to find its way into many gaming venues," Alfastreet said about its new product,
The Slovenian company said the new product "represents a quite radical design change" that will provide a "valid" alternative for gambling halls that cannot accomodate the bigger version.
Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd said first-half profit rose 26 percent from the same period last year when new casino costs pulled down earnings, offsetting a decline in wealthy gamblers visiting the world's biggest casino hub.
The new version will unify 888casino, 888poker and 888sport so that players can access all three award-winning brands from a single gaming account.
Best Sunshine Live, a small temporary casino with 48 gaming tables that opened last year in a duty-free mall on the U.S. Pacific territory of Saipan, generated more profit in the first half of the year than Melco Crown Entertainment, operator of four large casino complexes in Macau and Manila, Nikkei Asian Review reports.
Showing its commitment to delivering products designed for the Australasia market, Ainsworth showcased a range of premium titles at the recent AGE.
The company showcased 36 world class machines, 10 new games, Atlas in virtual reality and the new ‘ATLAS VEGAS’ app available now in the App Store.
Ganlot, a global leading embedded manufacturer for slot machines, VLTs, AWP, lottery, jackpot, bingo, arcade, server-based gaming, and other various gaming applications, will be exhibiting its products at G2E Las Vegas.
The Justice Department this week filed a motion asking a federal judge to reconsider a recent ruling that halted the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe from opening a casino in Taunton.
The 2016 Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) concluded with 6,813 visitors attending over the three days, a new record for attendance. This year was the 27th AGE, having been held annually since 1990.
After learning that the Taj Mahal will be closing its doors, hundreds of employees applied for jobs at the Caesars Entertainment job fair held this week at Bally's.
Tony Carlucci began his new job as president and general manager of Mohegan Sun Pocono this month, speding his first weeks trying to meet as many people as he can.