In Macau, Tuesday reportedly saw around 150 people attend a rally being held outside the Galaxy Macau hotel and casino to protest against current working conditions inside the Cotai Strip property and demand that its workers be paid an additional annual bonus. According to a report from GGRAsia, the action organized by a group called Professional for Gaming of New...
Just a short time ago, online poker players received an unexpected preview of a new online poker game at 888poker. Several poker forums and media outlets revealed that Flopomania was a new game available for real-money play, but only for a few short hours. The game mysteriously disappeared, just as quickly as it had mysteriously showed up. Yesterday, the...
In Connecticut, the casino-operating Mohegan Tribe has reportedly revealed that July slot revenues from its Mohegan Sun development increased by nearly 8.4% year-on-year to reach just over $55.8 million. According to a report from the Hartford Business Journal newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe’s Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment vehicle further explained that the property’s total slot handle for July rose by in...
In an effort to heighten its commitment to responsible gaming, the American Gaming Association (AGA) recently released a new industry Code of Conduct for Responsible Gaming as a part of Responsible Gaming Education Week events in Atlantic City and Las Vegas. Originally created in 2003, the AGA Code of Conduct for Responsible Gaming has worked toward establishing a steady and reliable...
Hong Kong-based Silver Heritage Group Ltd (ASX:SVH), which operates and manages, through wholly or majority-owned subsidiaries, Asian casinos and gaming assets in Vietnam, Nepal and Laos, has appointed Basil Jong as the firm’s new chief financial officer (CFO), effective November 6th, according to a filing Thursday to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). GGRAsia reports that most recently, Jong held the...
On Monday, August 21st, world-renowned poker champion Phil Hellmuth will be meeting with poker fans at the Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady. The ‘Poker Brat’ will be visiting the casino ahead of the Poker Night in America television show visiting the venue to host tournament events. While at the casino, Hellmuth will be signing copies of “Poker Brat”, a...
Despite announcing in February that its half-year gross revenues had slipped by over 14% year-on-year to stand at $45.34 million, Asian casino operator Donaco International Limited has now reportedly managed to renegotiate the terms of a loan it earlier took out with Mega International Commercial Bank Company Limited. According to a report from GGRAsia, Sydney-listed Donaco International Limited revealed that...
Twenty-eight years ago, Darling Harbour played host to the Australasian Gaming Expo. The event returned to the area for the 2017 event and has seen great success within the halls of a new exhibition center. During the AGE 2017, 246 exhibitors were on hand, which is sixty more than the event saw in 2016. According to agbrief.com, the Expo was hosted...
Live Casino House is a sister casino to Happy Luke that just recently launched online in Asia. Players from Thailand, China, Vietnam and Japan will have access to quality gaming via this new brand. Developed by the creators of Happy Luke, the online casino will offer a plethora of games as well as generous promotions and bonuses. Long-time enthusiasts of...
Back in April, it was announced that former online poker members of Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet would be able to file a claim to receive funds owed to them stemming from the infamous Black Friday incident. Players who had deposited at both poker sites and were unable to retrieve their funds have now been able to file a...